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Products of interest to building professionals, particularly metal roofing installers, metal builders and low-rise builders.

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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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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Best on the Block building products for 2014

Each year at the Frame Building Expo, a special product area is designated as a Builder Block to showcase special products from exhibitors. A ballot box is located in the display and visitors can vote for their favorite products. The … Read more »

Posted in Builder Blocks, Building Components, Construction Industry News, Events, Fasteners, Frame Building Expo, In the Industry, Industry Honors, New Products, Post Frame Products, Products, RB March 2014, Rural Builder Magazine, Supplier News | Tagged best on the block, builder block, Leland Industries, Sno Gem, SnoGem, snow gem, snowgem, Triangle Fastener, ufp, universal forest products, Valspar | Leave a comment

Firestone Building Products Expands Product Line

Firestone Building Products Company, LLC, is extending its UNA-CLAD Aluminum Plate Panel offering to include the Series 3200 No Return (NR). The Series 3200 NR provides commercial building professionals an additional option for enhanced aesthetics. The panels are fabricated using an … Read more »

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New hangers install over two layers of drywall

-Pleasanton, Calif. – Simpson Strong-Tie, the leader in engineered structural connectors and building solutions, has introduced new drywall hangers that can be installed over two layers of gypsum board (drywall) into a wood stud wall. The new DU/DHU face-mount hanger … Read more »

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New Packaging and Colors selections for MetaLink Metal Roof Sealant

Chem Link Products has revised the packaging and colors of MetaLink Metal Roof Sealant to better serve the Metal Roofing Industry.  This product will now be stocked in 10.1oz cartridges/12 cartridges per carton and is now available in a wide … Read more »

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Cell phone boosters could help you and your bottom line

- By Sharon Thatcher – As buildings get tighter, new problems arise that require solutions. One unexpected problem is cellular reception. Even in large cities, where cell towers are in abundance, buildings can have dead zones for reception. A solution … Read more »

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ASC Building Products introduces new PBR panel

WEST SACRAMENTO, CALIF. -– ASC Building Products, a division of ASC Profiles, has introduced PBR Panel to its product line. PBR Panels are used on pre-engineered metal, post-frame and agricultural buildings. The panels are a structural through-fastened roof or wall … Read more »

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PMC’s Snow Retention Systems May Help In Harsh Winters

PLAINVILLE, Conn. – According to a frosty forecast in The 2014 Old Farmer’s Almanac, a decline in solar activity combined with ocean-atmosphere patterns in the Pacific and Atlantic will result in below-normal temperatures and above-normal snowfall during most of the … Read more »

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Nelson Wood Shims offers 12-inch shims for contractors

Nelson Wood Shims, the largest shim manufacturer in North America, now offers bundles of 12-inch Beddar Wood™ shims for contractors. Beddar Wood shims have feathered tips. They are consistent quality and resist splitting when nailed. They are also rot resistant … Read more »

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