02.16.17

Industry News Briefs

Builder Confidence Continues to Settle Toward Sustainable in February MORE

Commercial and Multifamily Starts Rise in Most Metro Areas MORE

PRODUCT PICKS: February 2017 MORE

 

Tap Into The Growing Stone Veneer Market with ClipStone®

Clipstone ClipStone from Environmental StoneWorks replicates the look of natural stone, but doesn't require mortar or skilled laborers to install. Instead, all that's required of an installer is the ability to drive a screw into a wall! This innovative design not only makes installation an option for homeowners and other general building pros--it has also made it attractive for LBM dealers interested in tapping into the growing market for stone veneer.

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Easy to Install, Code Compliant Adjustable Deck Tension Tie
Mitek
  • ADTT-TZ connector transfers lateral loads from the deck to the house structure.
  • Exclusive adjustable design accommodates multiple deck joists: 2 x 8, 2 x 10, 2 x 12.
  • Exceeds 2015 International Residential Code (IRC) lateral attachment requirements for decks. Section 507.2.4.
  • Exceeds the minimum required tension load of 750 lbs in four(4) locations on the deck per IRC Figure R507.2.3(2).
  • 2 hole break out washer (BO-W) will work with multiple screw sizes.
  • Adjustability eliminates the need for additional blocking in most applications.
  • Learn more at http://www.uspconnectors.com/us/products/connectors/deck-fences/adjustable-deck-tension-tie/ADTT
SCHWEISS HYDRAULIC AND BIFOLD DOORS FOR ANY APPLICATION

SchweissSchweiss Doors is raising the standard in the Hydraulic and Bifold Doors Industry. Truly custom doors are the Schweiss Doors specialty offering 2 styles of doors that are custom built for each order. This gives the customer total freedom to make their architectural vision come to life. There are no rules, no limitations to what you can do.

You think it, We build it! Come see more at schweissdoors.com!

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XtremeBlock From Tamlyn

TamlynTamlyn XtremeBlocks provide cutting edge designed mounting blocks incorporating shingle style water management principles with flexibility, style, and value.

The water management capability is enhanced by an overlapping bottom drip edge, shingle style component overlap, end dams preventing water from running over sides maintaining horizontal spacing from siding to prevent soaking, angled top with center dam to direct water away from wall and fixture.

XtremeBlock flashing system offers durable cellular PVC providing superior screw holding capability for fixtures or pre-cut options in a variety of sizes to suit applications.

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Make Plans Now for the East Coast Builders Conference

ECBCThe who’s who of the east coast residential construction industry will gather again this May for the East Coast Builders Conference (ECBC). Held May 4- 5, 2017 at the Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta, ECBC is uniquely designed to connect East Coast residential homebuilders with manufacturers and service providers through education, exhibition and networking. ECBC will feature a 5-track nationally accredited conference, 400 exhibits, the Smart Home Technology Pavilion, Meet the Builder Program for 30 of the top east coast builders, and fun networking events like the Atlanta Braves game on May 4.

Register today for ECBC! www.ecbcshow.com.

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