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Manufacturer’s Corner

Moisture Resistance You Can Rely On

Georgia-Pacific’s Dens® Suite of Gypsum Products is a family of fiberglass mat gypsum building products with enhanced moisture and mold resistance for commercial and residential projects. The Dens Suite of Gypsum Products offers interior, exterior...

SFIA: Setting the Bar for Quality

Before the Steel Framing Industry Association (SFIA) was formed in 2011, manufacturers of cold-formed steel (CFS) studs and track lacked an industry-wide quality assurance program to give framing contractors confidence about the metal studs they...

Constructing a Reputation for Excellence

The Job: Replacing Outdated Buildings on a Tight Timeline The original University of Utah West Village apartment buildings were constructed more than 50 years ago and have served as student housing for decades. Over...

Firestop for Today’s Construction Challenges

As building construction has increased in complexity, so has the proper design, usage and installation of firestopping materials. Specified Technologies Inc. understands that unique site conditions call for unique firestopping solutions, which is why...

The Ceiling Tile Game Changer Is Here

For nearly a century, Arrow Fastener has served as a leader in innovation and functionality in the hand tool space, keeping a close eye on tool trends and tailoring our range of project solutions...

Aesthetic High-Performance Firestop Solutions

Firestopping is an essential engineering measure often overlooked in building design, construction and maintenance. It’s required to seal perimeter building joints and through penetrations at fire-rated walls, floors and ceilings to provide a barrier...

Firestop for Today’s Construction Challenges

As building construction has increased in complexity, so has the proper design, usage and installation of firestopping materials. Specified Technologies Inc. understands that unique site conditions call for unique firestopping solutions, which is why...

Faster, Easier Suspension Systems

Whether the building project is new construction, retrofit or restoration, every contractor knows saving time means saving money. That’s why it’s critical to work with materials and products that are geared to perform. With...

The WRB/AB That Helps Achieve Faster Dry-in

The building products the architect chooses during design and mock-up aren’t always what make it to final construction. Weather conditions, budget constraints, product availability, aesthetic choices and other unforeseen factors can mean a change...