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Utah Metal Roofing Manufacturer Finding Ways To Pay It Forward

Everyone has a story. The story of David “Homie” Mulcahy, a custom metal manufacturer and fabricator in Utah, is truly like no other. Growing up in East Los Angeles – Highland Park to be specific – Mulcahy easily found trouble … Read more »

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TruLog steel siding: the look of logs without the logs

Many building owners who want the look of logs, but not the long-term maintenance issues are turning to alternatives. A new one on the scene is TruLog siding made of heavy 28 gauge steel. Ryan Reed-Baum, Director of Marketing for … Read more »

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Levi’s Building Components introduces 3 new products for metal roofing and post-frame projects

Levi’s Building Components is introducing not one, but three new products: a standing seam snow guard – the 55RF Snow Defender; a new woven polypropylene Metal Wrap; and the Hot-Dipped Galvanized Coated Uplift Plate. 55RF SNOW DEFENDER If you have … Read more »

Posted in Building Components, Commercial/Institutional, Construction Industry News, Fasteners, Frame Building News, Low Rise Construction, Metal Builder, Metal Buildings, Metal Roofing, Metal Roofing Magazine, New Products, Post Frame, Post Frame Products, Reroofing, Residential, Roofing Products, Rural Builder Magazine, Supplier News | Tagged Levi's Building Components, metal wrap, post-frame uplift plate, standing seam snow guard, woven polypropylene | Leave a comment

New Simpson Strong-Tie fastener for pile construction in coastal areas

-Strong-Drive® SDWH Timber Hex-HDG screw Provides Installers a Faster, Easier and Safer Solution- Pleasanton, California – Simpson Strong-Tie® has introduced the new Strong-Drive® SDWH Timber Hex-HDG screw that requires no pre-drilling and replaces bolt, washer and nut assemblies, saving installers’ time and … Read more »

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New Perma-Column drill-set bracket for 3-ply laminated columns & 4″ or wider posts

In response to customer requests, Perma-Column has introduced a drill-set bracket that accommodates 4″ or wider posts and three-ply laminated columns. Two SW60 Universal brackets on adjacent sides of a post are often used so the anchor flange does not … Read more »

Posted in Construction Industry News, Industry Experts, Low Rise Construction, Post Frame, Post Frame News, Post Frame Products, Post-Frame Technique, Products, Rural Builder Magazine, Supplier News | Tagged 3-ply laminated post bracket, 4 inch Perma-Column bracket, Heartland Perma-Column, Perma-Column drill-set bracket | Leave a comment

The Bradbury Group Manufactures B.O.S.S. Flying Shear

The Bradbury Co., Inc. is pleased to announce the shipment of a B.O.S.S. Flying Shear with Slitter. The shear runs up to 250 feet per minute and is capable of producing 5 slits of .048” pre painted steel, .050” aluminum, … Read more »

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McElroy Metal Panels Curved Onsite For Fire Station Installation

Everyone notices curves and everyone will notice the seven barrel roofs on the new Tyler Fire Station #5 in Tyler, Texas. McElroy Metal manufactured and delivered more than 14,000 square feet of its Maxima ADV 2-inch tall standing seam panels … Read more »

Posted in Metal Builder, Metal Roofing, Metal Roofing News, Products, Roofing Products, Supplier News | Tagged barrels, mcelroy metal, metal roof | Leave a comment

ABC Supply Opens Two More Branches

BELOIT, Wis. – In recent weeks, building products distributor ABC Supply Co. Inc. has opened two more branches – one in Philadelphia and the other in Newnan, Georgia. The Philadelphia store provides a second ABC location for contractors working within … Read more »

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Buying a new vs. used rollformer: What’s best for you?

Research a necessity to ensure the better decision for your operation By Joe Repovs, Founder, Samco Machinery TORONTO, December 2, 2014 – Successful businesses are run by people who are prudent with how money is spent or re-invested into the … Read more »

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Wayne Dalton doors to be featured on HGTV, Science Channel programs

Wayne Dalton, the garage door and overhead door manufacturer, will be featured on two upcoming nationwide television series: “Property Brothers at Home” on HGTV, and the Science Channel’s “How It’s Made.” “Property Brothers at Home” is a series featuring renovation projects completed … Read more »

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