High-Traffic, High-Style Elevators Rely on Versatile Woven Wire Mesh

Thursday, February 16, 2017

MUKWONAGO, WI… Corporate tenants in 589 5th Avenue, a 17-story mid-century building in Midtown Manhattan, now have new elevator cabs to complement their redesigned corridors and existing lobby. The cabs are clad with Banker Wire mesh, offering a sophisticated look with unmatched durability.

A total of four elevators were redesigned and clad with Banker Wire’s DF-6 stainless steel woven metal mesh, in concert with frosted back-painted glass, LED lights and terrazzo tile.

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Wednesday, February 01, 2017

MILWAUKEE, WI –  Zurn Industries, LLC, a leader in the commercial plumbing products market, launched a new website with expanded capabilities, simplified navigation, and valuable content for plumbing engineers, contractors, and architects.

To help visitors easily find products for their commercial buildings, an improved site structure, with product category-specific filtering, has been added.  Product pages include valuable information such as specification sheets, BIM models, and helpful product videos.  

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HD Streaming Video Course Explores Vast Characteristics and Abilities of Pre-Crimped Woven Wire Mesh

Thursday, January 26, 2017

MUKWONAGO, WI… Banker Wire has created a brand new AIA/CES and IDCEC continuing education course for architects and interior designers. The one-credit-hour course, titled “Designing with Pre-Crimped Woven Wire Mesh,” is presented in streaming HD video and can be viewed at the link below:


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Fast and Affordable Alternative to Traditional Plank and Pole Products Now Available

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Ocala, Fla. — January 25, 2016 — ClosetMaid® announces the launch of ExpressShelf™, a new, patent-pending pre-finished solid shelf and rod system that provides a faster and more affordable alternative to traditional built-in-place painted-MDF/particle board plank and pole systems.

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Metalwërks Ameriplate™ at the Hartford Hospital Bone and Joint Institute

Company to Refocus Mission on Design, Manufacture, and Marketing of Solid Metal Products

Thursday, January 12, 2017

KENNETT SQUARE, PA…Metalwërks announces that it will no longer provide subcontracted installation of metal panel work, and will instead focus its efforts entirely on designing and manufacturing its solid metal products.

The company aims to increase the reach of the Metalwërks brand and better complement its capabilities in the design and manufacture of architectural products. There will also be a focus on improving and innovating the Metalwërks product lines and increasing the company’s production resources.

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Project Follows Hope’s Installation at USC School of Cinematic Arts Complex

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

JAMESTOWN, NY – Hope’s® solid hot-rolled steel windows and doors were installed in the new Jill and Frank Fertitta Hall, the undergraduate facility of the University of Southern California Marshall School of Business.

Completed in June 2016, the five-story,104,000-square foot building features Hope’s Jamestown175™ Series fixed and casement windows and Hope’s 5000 Series™ swing doors and offset pivot doors with transoms and sidelights.

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Photo: Isabella Vlacci

Wednesday, January 04, 2017

FALCONER, NY…Ellison Bronze has added another prestigious address to its roster of  projects outfitted with the firm’s custom balanced doors. The latest is 1110 Park Avenue, a new luxury, boutique condo building in New York City’s Upper East Side.

Inside are nine spacious, opulent residences with elegant architectural details, the finest materials, and impeccable finishes appropriate for a Park Avenue home. The condominiums, a Toll Brothers City Living project, command seven- and eight-digit figures, and also offer grand views of Park Avenue itself.

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Almost 8,000 Glass Louvers Elegantly Adorn and Shade Building Exterior

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

DEPEW, NY… SEFAR® VISION fabric, laminated between 7,800 glass louvers, impressively graces the façade of a new biomedical research facility at 22 Windsor Street in Cambridge, MA.

Architect Toshiko Mori and her team specified a custom Copper color version of Pulp Studio’s Chromavision™, which uses SEFAR VISION fabric as its substrate. Pulp Studio was the glass laminator, using SentryGlas® from Kuraray America Inc. – amounting to more than 19,000 total square feet of glass. 

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Innovative EZSwap™ Pressure Vessel Saves Time and Money

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Milwaukee, WI – Zurn Industries, LLC marks the tenth anniversary of its successful time and money-saving Zurn Wilkins 300 Series Small Backflow Preventer line with the newly renamed innovation, the EZSwap™ Pressure Vessel. The Zurn EZSwap enables plumbing and irrigation professionals to do their jobs faster for a variety of different purposes.

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Thursday, December 08, 2016

Ocala, Fla. — December 8, 2016 —ClosetMaid®, a leading manufacturer of storage and organization products for the home, announces a new product launch and an interactive look at its wide array of product offerings at the NAHB International Builders Show in Orlando, FL, January 10-12. ClosetMaid’s booth (#W3617) will consist of a variety of room vignettes with videos, fun facts and statistics, and design trend surveys.

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Leading Distributor in Northeast Region Adds Everlast® to its Roster of High-End, Specialty Building Products

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

OAKMONT, PA (November 29, 2016) – Chelsea Building Products, Inc. is excited to announce a partnership with Hood Distribution that will greatly increase the reach and availability of its Everlast® Advanced Composite Siding in the Northeastern United States.

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MasterSuite® Provides Stylish and Strong Storage Throughout Home

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Ocala, Fla. — November 22, 2016 — A new custom home near the shore of Lake Washington in Bellevue, WA features 12 ClosetMaid® MasterSuite® closet systems in a wide variety of configurations. 

ClosetMaid’s MasterSuite® system was installed in almost every room of the three-story, 5,427-square-foot home, including bedrooms, bathrooms, the kitchen, hallways, the study, the mudroom, and a game room. Although each configuration varied, all featured MasterSuite in White with White Shaker drawer fronts, soft-close rails and chrome hardware.

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