Product Guides

Listings of building products relevant to a particular theme.

TFC releases Market Specific Product Catalogs

Triangle Fastener Corporation has released three Market Specific Product Catalogs that provide details on a full line of products for specific construction applications. The new line-up of catalogs include: Metal Roofing/Building; Low Slope (Flat) Roofing; and Interior/Drywall construction industries. Each catalog provides product details on a wide variety of fasteners, sealants, tools, and accessories,...

Dynamic Fastener Releases New Tool & Fastener Hand Guide

Dynamic Fastener just released the newest version of its popular Tool and Fastener Hand Guide. This one-of-a-kind gem provides many answers to common and uncommon issues that arise in the metal building industry. The 132–page full color publication, provides clear and concise answers to questions pertaining to fastener applications, engineering data, availability of types,...

Rural Builder Source Book 2014: Products

  Welcome to the online version of the Rural Builder Source Book. This 6th edition goes beyond metal building construction to include ALL things rural: metal frame, post frame, SIPs, ICFs and tension fabric! This guide provides comprehensive information on the leading products used by the top builders. You will find an extensive guide...

2014 idea book Product Guide for metal roofing

The tenth edition of “the idea book” is still the only publication of its kind, presenting the environmental benefits and unlimited design possibilities of metal roofing through practical applications. The intent of “the idea book” is to demonstrate the many possibilities of architectural metal roofing and showcase the products that make it all possible—many...

Metal of Honor

Roofers: Who are your favorite suppliers?

  Each year Metal Roofing Magazine honors those suppliers that receive the most votes from roofing contractors for the quality of products and services they offer. While the magazine presents the awards, we can’t do it without your help! We need you to nominate your favorite suppliers, particularly those manufacturers and distributors who provide...

F+W Trade Division gives Red Cross donation for Project Sandy

The Trade Division at F+W Media has donated $2,240 to the American Red Cross through its Project Sandy effort. F+W Media, owners of Rural Builder, Frame Building News, Metal Roofing Magazine and other Trade and special interest properties, established a website devoted to helping people find reliable rebuilding resources following Superstorm Sandy. The donation...

2013 Idea Book – retrofit suppliers for metal roofing

ATAS International Increasing its efforts on the importance of energy efficient building envelope technology, ATAS offers multiple metal roofing retrofit systems. The retrofit profiles include Dutch Seam, Field-Lok and Scan Roof due to their structural capacity. These panel systems can be combined with the ATA-Frame system that can convert existing flat roofs into more...

2013 Idea Book – Snow retention product suppliers for metal roofs

Dynamic Fastener ColorGard mounts to standing seam panels with the patented S-5 clamp. No holes in the panel. No Glue. Installs in minutes, anytime of year, with holding strength of up to six times that of other snow guards. Patented VersaBracket can be used with almost any face-fastened metal panel system. The ColorGard cross-member...

2013 Idea Book – Standing seam metal roofing products guide

  ABC (American Building Components) Among the panels offered by ABC is the SL-16, one of its most popular residential concealed fastener panels. ABC also offers nine through-fastener profiles and 61 standard trim shapes in contemporary colors. The exposed fastener profiles include Rugged Rib, Regal Rib, Ameri-Drain, Imperial Rib, Perma-Clad, 7/8-inch Wide Rib, Monarch...