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SafetyRail 2000 Roof Fall Protection Guardrail System

SafetyRail 2000 Roof Fall Protection Guardrail System

Protect your employees and eliminate the danger of potential trip hazards with the SafetyRail 2000. This OSHA-compliant rooftop guardrail system provides a unique, non-penetrating fall protection system for workplace safety in rooftop or ground level applications.

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Roof top safety

Roof top safety

For proper roof top safety, there are 3 general areas that require fall protection planning: Leading Edge, Entry/Exit Access points, and skylights.

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Daylight & Learning

Daylight & Learning

When Las Cruces High School, the oldest high school in Las Cruces, New Mexico, needed an update and expansion, emphasis was placed on carving out new classroom space, more administrative space, a new library, a performing arts center, and a pedestrian bridge connecting the old and new sides of the facility.

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Skylight guarding with SRC - Skylight Screens

Skylight guarding with SRC - Skylight Screens

Skylight Screens often are the most economical solution for guarding skylights. They fit a variety of dome-shaped skylights and don’t take up any space on the roof. Best of all, they do not require any penetrations to the roof, curb, or skylight. Our unique compression-fit design locks the screen onto the aluminum frame of the skylight. Federal OSHA and CalOSHA compliant.

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Tectum III & Tectum IIIP Acoustical Roof Deck

Tectum III & Tectum IIIP Acoustical Roof Deck

Have a sloped roof and need insulation you can nail? Tectum III Roof Deck is the acoustical solution for you.

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Architectural Series Roof Guardrail System

Architectural Series Roof Guardrail System

The BlueWater Architectural Series combines our OSHA compliant non-penetrating guardrail system with an aesthetically pleasing architectural appeal. Full protection with visual appeal. Optional Straight and Incline Stanchions available.

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Durable skylight finishes by Linetec

Durable skylight finishes by Linetec

Commercial Architecture magazine’s June Portfolio section spotlights California’s Keyes Automotive’s European Mercedes-Benz Dealership featuring a 41-foot-diameter, custom, multi-slope dome skylight from Super Sky Products. The skylight’s durable finishes were applied by Linetec to the aluminum framing members. The finish’s resilient attributes combine with daylight, views and high thermal performance glass to support the dealership’s LEED® Silver certification.

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Starlings And The Grain/Agriculture Industry

Starlings And The Grain/Agriculture Industry

Starlings cost US growers as much as $800 million a year! Learn more about these loud, obnoxious, destructive birds.

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Slip resistant aluminum plank installed on Hilton’s helipad

Slip resistant aluminum plank installed on Hilton’s helipad

Location: Atlanta, GA.
Project Overview: Aluminum planking for helicopter pad.
Solution: 2 ½” snap lock aluminum planking.

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EnduraLine Mobile permanent warning line system

EnduraLine Mobile permanent warning line system

EnduraLine Mobile is Safety Rail Company's most robust warning line system yet for permanent demarcation of hazardous areas. Cast iron base plates, steel stanchions, and plastic-coated galvanized cable with aluminum pennants means the EnduraLine warning line system is built for long-term exposure to the elements.

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How to Choose the Right Product for a Nuisance Bird

How to Choose the Right Product for a Nuisance Bird

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Bird deterrents: why UV light may not be the answer

Bird deterrents: why UV light may not be the answer

The most recent trend in bird deterrents—using ultraviolet (UV) light technology—has grabbed the attention of both pest control companies and consumers who are on the lookout for safer, faster, and cheaper methods to protect their properties from damage caused by local and migrating bird populations. The question is whether or not these new UV methods are effective or not, and whether they are improvements over the current technology being used.

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Keep Pigeons from Destroying Solar Panels

Keep Pigeons from Destroying Solar Panels

Many homeowners and income property owners are installing solar panels to save electricity. Trouble is, in many areas, pigeons are attracted to these panels, as they offer shade and protection to the birds. When these prolific birds flock to a roof, they create costly damage by depositing droppings that eat into the surface of solar panels. Left to gather, these droppings block sunlight and can reduce the overall efficiency of panels. In addition, nesting materials built under panels can impede airflow and can cause them to overheat, again, more damage. Fortunately, the bird control pros at Bird B Gone have a solution to this problem.

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GuardDog Self-Closing Gate uses two stainless steel torsion springs so the gate can open in any direction

GuardDog Self-Closing Gate uses two stainless steel torsion springs so the gate can open in any direction

The GuardDog Self-Closing Gate is tough, durable and easy to install. Featuring a unique self-closing design with two stainless steel torsion springs, the GuardDog industrial safety gate can open in any direction. Applications range from ladder ways, mezzanines, pedestrian traffic, machine guarding, universal mount is designed to fit any hand post angle and direction. Available in food grade stainless steel, carbon steel powder coated and galvanized.

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Battic Door Solar Powered Attic Fans

Battic Door Solar Powered Attic Fans

Solar Powered Attic Fans Available in 2 styles - Roof Mount and All Purpose Interior Mount. Professional grade solar powered attic fans use no electricity. Attic Fans are designed to reduce heat build-up in your attic in the summer and remove harmful moisture in the winter. Year-'Round Benefits!

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Starlings can be a Costly Nuisance, learn the facts on how to keep them away from your buildings

Starlings can be a Costly Nuisance, learn the facts on how to keep them away from your buildings

Spring is when huge flocks of these birds come looking for nesting sites, food and water. Most buildings provide everything these birds need for survival and nesting. Sprinkler systems create water puddles, open trash containers provide food, and rooftops offer all sorts of nooks and crannies for starlings to nest.

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Hurricane Roof Equipment Screens

Hurricane Roof Equipment Screens

Hurricane louvers can be used as vision barriers to hide mechanical equipment and other unsightly items. These Florida Miami-Dade certified louvers are impact and high wind tested louvers that attach directly to structural framing (by others) on a rooftop or other locations where you need view blocking.

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Got a Pest Bird Problem? Get These Top 5 Bird Deterrents

Got a Pest Bird Problem? Get These Top 5 Bird Deterrents

You’ve put it off long enough. Time to admit you’ve got a growing pest bird problem. As a responsible building owner/manager, you’ve come to realize that birds can and do deface and damage property. The cleanup and maintenance bills keep going up. And pest birds are one big reason. Time to take action. Bird B Gone offers a wide range of bird control solutions for buildings and structures. Humane and effective, the top five solutions most often recommended for most pest bird problems include:

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Hanging baffles substantially quiet this LAPD firing range - this benefits everyone who works there

Hanging baffles substantially quiet this LAPD firing range - this benefits everyone who works there

The use of Tectum acoustical panels as hanging sound baffles is growing in popularity as the paintability and ease of application in numerous situations and the need for their sound absorbing qualities is recognized by architects and acoustical engineers. Standard Tectum Hanging Baffles are available 1”, 1½” or 2” thick, with square edges or beveled edges (bottom only).

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Structural Acoustic Roof Deck

Structural Acoustic Roof Deck

The new Tectum Roof Deck catalog is officially online featuring the new Tectum V and Tectum E-N. When acoustics, style and toughness matter.

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