Toolbox - January 2016
Exterior Wall Continuous Insulation
Firestone Building Products
Enverge CI Exterior Wall Insulations provide strong thermal performance in commercial wall applications and offer continuous insulation within the building envelope. Both insulations incorporate a proprietary foam technology that use an HCFC-free blowing agent that does not contribute to the depletion of the ozone (non-ODP). They also provide the highest R-value per inch versus other wall insulation products and meet the NFPA 285 code. Product solutions are available from 1-inch to 4-inch thicknesses in 1/2-inch increments. For information, visit firestonebpco.com.
Wall Lining Systems
The solid phenolic wall lining attachment systems are non-porous, non-microbial wall panels. The products are GreenGuard certified and help prevent the growth of bacteria, making them ideal for healthcare, wellness centers and public transportation facilities nationwide. Each system in the wall lining family is fast and simple to install and is available in a number of radiant colors, patterns and wood grains. Facility maintenance personnel and users alike will benefit from the strong performance combined with the depth and vitality these wall lining systems can add to any space. For more information, visit specritedesigns.com.
Dual Power Job Site Stereo
The company introduces the new 18-Volt ONE+ Dual Power Stereo with Bluetooth Wireless Technology. This Stereo features Hybrid technology which means the user will never run out of power with the option of powering the stereo with an 18-Volt ONE+ Battery or an extension cord (sold separately). Users can stream music directly from a smart phone with the Bluetooth Wireless Technology connectivity. This Stereo is backed by a three-year warranty. For more information, visit ryobi.com.
Sonex Plano Absorbers provide strong sound absorption with virtually unlimited design shapes and grid work configurations. Possible baffle shapes include curving convex, concave, stepped, diagonal, wedge and other custom contours. The absorbers are easy to suspend using typical 15/16-inch grid systems. Set in countless pattern arrangements at one or various elevations across a ceiling plane, the line provides state-of-the-art design expressions. Constructed of the company’s Class 1 fire-rated willtec foam, these acoustic baffles are offered in natural white or light grey, as well as standard and custom HPC-color coatings. For information, go to pintaacoustic.net/acoustic-information.
Above/Below Grade Waterproofing
MFM Building Products
SubSeal is an advanced 40 or 60 mil, self-adhering waterproofing membrane that is engineered to be a multi-purpose sheet suitable for vertical or horizontal applications. These membranes are designed for extreme moisture protection and aggressively bond to poured concrete and other building materials to eliminate the movement of water under the membrane. The product is designed for use on features such as through-wall flashings, windows, sills, pot shelves, parapet walls and many other applications. It meets ASTM D 1970 and ICC-ES ESR 2783. For more information, visit mfmbp.com.