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Valspar Unveils New Exterior Color Collections

New research based color palettes created to inspire architects and designers MINNEAPOLIS –  Color matters – it defines cultures, sells products and services, conveys emotion, inspires everything around us and continues to evolve. From there, Valspar refined the themes into … Read more »

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Metal of Honor presented to PMC parent company at 30th anniversary event

PMC presentation

PMC President Jim Bailey (center, in light blue shirt) and CEO Alan Wasley (seated, in dark blue shirt) watch on as Brian Connolly of Maier Advertising announces PMC’s award as a Metal Roofing Magazine Metal of Honor Award recipient. The … Read more »

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AceClamp/PMC Authorized To Apply UL Mark To Products

PLAINVILLE, Conn.  – AceClamp®/PMC Industries has received authorization to apply the UL Mark to its AceClamp® non-penetrating, standing seam metal roof fasteners and solar kits. This stamp of approval indicates a product has passed stringent testing for code requirements and … Read more »

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Steelscape Announces the Release of New Specialty Finishes Brochure

Kalama, Washington –  Steelscape announces the release of its new Specialty Finishes brochure highlighting its complete product offer of durable architectural finishes created by an innovative decorative coating technology that transforms metallic coated steel substrates into unique textures and finishes … Read more »

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Caution: watch that impact driver!

Improper use of impact drivers can lead to paint finish damage and failed connections. -  The Metal Construction Association has developed a technical bulletin on “Proper Tools for Fastening Metal Panels.” In particular, it addresses the improper use of impact … Read more »

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Classic Metal Roofs Installs “Slate Rock“ Aluminum Metal Shingle

The new metal roofing product manufactured by Classic Metal Roofing Systems, Inc. of Ohio looks like real slate and is available in several color options. Classic Metal Roofs, LLC, completed the installation of a new Oxford “Slate Rock” aluminum metal … Read more »

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2014 idea book – Metal Shingles

ATAS International Get the performance of metal with a traditional look when choosing tiles, shakes and shingles from ATAS. ATAS offers stone coated, scalloped Northern European and Spanish style tiles. Five shingle options available include Bermuda style shake, wood style … Read more »

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Going green with steel

February 2014 Rural Builder cover

- By Sharon Thatcher -Rural builders know that a customer wants a building that serves an intended purpose and doesn’t cost a lot to own. Rarely are they asking for a “life cycle analysis” or demanding LEED compliance. But increasingly … Read more »

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Check out the newly updated Rural Builder Buyers’ Guide – Free online!

An annual tradition here at Rural Builder is the release of the newest edition of the Rural Builder Buyer’s Guide. The Rural Builder Buyers’ Guide is a go-to source for all things post-frame and steel-frame construction supplies for builders in … Read more »

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Metal vs. Mother Nature: Wind-driven rain

ATAS International

- By Jim Austin – Manufacturers place a heavy emphasis on proper installation to prevent water infiltration even during the worst storms Metal roofing stands up to the forces of nature as well as or better than any type of … Read more »

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