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S-5! Introduces SolarFoot For Exposed Fastener Panels

The new SolarFoot is made for exposed fastener metal roofing with the strength, quality and time-proven integrity S-5! is known for. The SolarFoot, with four points of attachment, provides an ideal mounting platform to attach the L-Foot of a rail-mounted solar system or other ancillaries to the roof. The SolarFoot ensures...

TFC Launches A Full Line Of 304 Stainless Steel Bi-Metal Drill Screws

Triangle Fastener Corporation (TFC) of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, recently announced the availability of a full line of 304 stainless steel bi-metal self-drilling screws. Bi-metal screws have heads and threads made of 304 stainless steel providing exceptional corrosion resistance and ductility. A hardened carbon steel drill point welded to a stainless steel body,...

InterCoat ChemGuard—A New Type of Corrosion Protection

Permanent corrosion protection is more effective and less expensive than standard heavy-zinc galvanize A coil coater and manufacturer of proprietary coating chemistries has recently introduced InterCoat ChemGuard, a new type of corrosion protection for galvanized steel. InterCoat ChemGuard uses a new type of coating technology that uses covalent bonds and enhances the...

Regency Madera

New Window Options for Safe-Way Doors

Safe-Way Door has started offering new window options for both its Regency Madera and Ambient door lines. Pencil groove doors with “commercial-style” windows are now available for the Regency Madera. The Regency Madera replicates the look of natural stained wood in either oak or rosewood, constructed of heavy-gauge steel inside and...

Novagard Solutions Announces Launch of NovaUltra Product

Novagard Solutions®, a manufacturer of premium silicone sealants and adhesives, introduces NovaUltra Adhesive Sealant to their premium silicone adhesive and sealant product offering. This newest silicone product has a higher tensile strength, higher elongation and superior adhesion properties perfect for use in challenging installation applications. NovaUltra Adhesive Sealant is a neutral...

New ASTM International Standard Helps Monitor Building Sealants

A new ASTM International standard will help manufacturers and regulators better understand how building sealants change once they have been compressed or stretched. The new standard (C1815) was developed by ASTM International’s committee on building seals and sealants (C24). “Think about the last time you rolled out pizza dough,” says ASTM...

Beckers Launches New Coating Line for Garage Doors

Beckers has launched a newly-formulated coil coating system that is designed to keep garage doors looking new. BeckryGard reduces scuffs, scratches and other abrasive damage created during manufacturing, shipping, installation and everyday use. BeckryGard is also durable enough to protect against elemental deterrents like UV radiation, water, and salt. Its super durable resin...

Old School Construction, New School Materials

A General Contractor with a penchant for self-performing the critical path values efficiency in process and products An old adage proclaims “If you want something done right, do it yourself.” Doing it all would be virtually impossible in today’s commercial construction where complex building systems, vast arrays of material choices, design...