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The history and evolution of building fasteners

– By Tom Hulsey, Sealtite – Fasteners and fastening systems have evolved steadily over time.  History has led us from the use of nails as the fastener of choice to today’s self-drilling screws as the most versatile means of securing one piece of material to another in the steel building and post framed building...

2011 NFBA Featured Suppliers-3

S-5! Solutions S-5! clamps attach securely to almost any metal roof profile, including exposed-fastened and corrugated. Using the S-5! VersaBrackets and CorruBrackets, attachment is quick, easy and provides unprecedented holding strength. S-5!’s innovative technologies include the S-5-PV Kit for solar panels, ColorGard snow retention system and clamps for just about everything else! Read more Sealtite...

Builder Block: Best on the Block 2011

Visitors to the NFBA Frame Building Expo in Indianapolis in March were given an opportunity to vote on their favorite exhibitors and products found in the Builder Block area of the show floor. There were 26 companies in this year’s competition. With a tie at tenth place, the following are the top winners listed...