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Strong Relationships Lead The Way To A Beautiful Roof

Burnished Slate Fluropon adds to the strength of this new home. The building blocks of success are built on strong relationships, and so is Marvin Ramer’s new home. When the owner of Ramco Supply in Indiana set out to build a new home, he tapped into his network to make it...

Valspar Introduces Fluropon® Pure

New Coating Advances Sustainability in Architecture Industry MINNEAPOLIS – Valspar, an industry leader in architectural coatings products, is introducing the newest addition to its Fluropon® 70 percent PVDF family of coil and extrusion coatings, Fluropon Pure. In making the announcement, Jeff Alexander, Valspar VP of sales, coil and extrusion division, said, “We...

Valspar To Be Acquired By Sherwin-Williams For $11.3 Billion

The Sherwin-Williams Co., a U.S. paint company, recently said it agreed to acquire Valspar Corp. for about $11.3 billion, or $113 per share, in an all-cash transaction. The transaction, which has been unanimously approved by the boards of directors of both companies, represented a premium of approximately 41 percent to Valspar’s...

Valspar Helps Customers Meet Stringent Sustainability Classifications

As standards and expectations in green building and design evolve, so must products in the architectural industry. This week, Valspar will showcase its leadership in sustainability at this year’s Greenbuild International Conference & Expo. Greenbuild focuses on innovation, thoughtfulness and sustainability in the building industry. In addition to the exhibitors and educational opportunities, each year the...

Come Celebrate! METALCON’s Silver Anniversary Special Events

Celebrate METALCON’s 25 years of show history in style Oct. 14-16! There will be special events and celebrations each day of the show. Kick off the list of events on Wednesday, Oct. 14 at 1 p.m. with a special book signing with Keynote speaker Clyde Fessler at the “The DECK” (Booth #937), then...

2015 Rural Builder Gold Key of Excellence Award Winners – Part III

RB Gold Key Awards PART 3 OF A 3 PART SERIES  —  CLICK HERE TO VIEW PART 1 and PART 2 Featured Companies Schweiss Doors S-5! Solutions Sealtite Building Fasteners Sno Gem SnoBlox/Snojax Snobar Swenson Shear Steel Dynamics, Inc. Sukup Steel Buildings Valspar Varco Pruden Buildings Wick Buildings Schweiss Doors Gold Keys Won:...

Valspar Releases New PVDF Coatings Tech Paper

Across North America, building owners, architects, contractors, product manufacturers and finishers have relied on The Valspar Corp.’s polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) resin-based coatings for 50 years. “Although architectural coatings from different coating manufacturers contain similar PVDF resins, the coating systems’ performance can vary widely. This is due to the proprietary formulations of...

Valspar announces graffiti-resistant system for coil & extrusion coatings

MINNEAPOLIS  – Valspar has developed an ASTM-compliant graffiti-resistant system, which has been tested and approved for all Valspar Coil and Extrusion building products. Valspar has aligned with Graffiti Removal Services (GRS) to create a sustainable, cost-effective system. “We undertook this project to ensure that our customers’, and everyone throughout the value...

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 votes are in and counted for the 2014 Expo in Nashville!...