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Roof Accessories and Snow Retention - April 2017

Roof accessories and snow retention products featured in the April 2017 issue.

Alpine SnowGuards

Alpine SnowGuards

Alpine SnowGuards' aluminum SnowMax fence for metal standing seam roofs features bracket spacing to 48 inches. The SnowMax-U2 bracket fits many standard double-lock seams and accepts 2-inch-wide color insert strips to match metal roofs. Additionally, SnowMax is available in configurations for corrugated metal roofing, membrane roofing and solar arrays.

www.alpinesnowguards.com

Chicago Metal Supply

Chicago Metal Supply

Chicago Metal Supply's Aura Vents are fixed attic vents that reduce temperatures in summer and moisture in winter. The vents are fabricated from galvanized steel, stainless steel and copper. They are designed for flat areas on roofs and are offered in any height, with custom bases. An optional thermostat is available. A motorized fan may be installed in the housing to increase ventilation through Aura Vents.

www.chicagometalsupply.com

Dynamic Fastener

Dynamic Fastener

Dynamic Fastener's Dyna-Guard snow retention system for standing seam roof systems is an 8-foot-long extruded aluminum stick with a T-shape profile. Dyna-Guard is installed by attaching clamps or brackets to a metal roof and bolting the system to the clamps or brackets. Seven Dyna-Clamps with round-point set screws and two models of Sno-Dams are offered. Sno-Dams attach to the back of Dyna-Guard and inhibit snow and ice from sliding under it. A 2-inch-wide painted strip of metal roof material is inserted in Dyna-Guard for aesthetics.

www.dynamicfastener.com

The Garland Co. Inc.

The Garland Co. Inc.

Garland's R-Mer Force is a flash-less metal edge system and is installed without flashing plies. R-Mer Force is anchored to exterior walls with aluminum anchors; there are no penetrations in the roof surface. Fascia cover pieces snap onto installed anchors, completing the installation. Thermo-plastic elastomer compression seals also contribute to the finish of R-Mer Force.

www.garlandco.com

Design Components Inc.

Design Components Inc.

Design Components' Metalwalk Rooftop Walkway system provides safe roof access and protects roofs from foot traffic damage. It features an OSHA/IBC-tested safety handrail. The walkway is attached to standing seam roof panels with S-5!'s non-penetrating clamps. Additionally, optional powder-coat paint finishes and pitch corrections are offered.

www.metalwalk.com

PS Doors

PS Doors

PS Doors' Slidewise Roof Hatch slides open horizontally and is designed to be unaffected by the wind gusts so the hatch panel does not slam open or closed. Slidewise Roof Hatch has a full-perimeter EPDM weather seal, low profile, and aluminum construction and stainless steel hardware. Additional options are available including an OSHA-compliant safety railing system with a self-closing gate.

www.psdoors.com/slidewise

R&S Manufacturing and Sales Co.

R&S Manufacturing and Sales Co.

R&S Manufacturing and Sales' RS24 base is a fully welded curb designed to nest into standing seam roof panels. The RS model has several configurations to match panel profiles, meet local energy codes and withstand hurricane conditions. Units can be sequenced in 5-foot or 10-foot increments to meet daylighting requirements and keep roof penetrations to a minimum.

www.rnssales.com