Jeld-Wen’s Siteline is positioned as an affordably priced, mid-tier wood and clad-wood window and patio door collection. The line boasts large window sizes and improved thermal performance with LoE3-366 glazing that meets 2016 Energy Star 6 requirements. Siteline windows and doors feature AuraLast wood protection, which comes with a limited lifetime warranty against wood decay and termite damage. Customers can choose from a wide variety of interior and exterior finishes, along with eight hardware finishes.
Benjamin Obdyke’s Slicker HP Housewrap features a premium-strength housewrap layer and detachable rainscreen in one, making installation faster and easier. The product can be used for residential and commercial applications on wood, fiber-cement, stone veneer, or stucco cladding systems. Slicker HP creates a ¼-inch space to allow water to drain and dry, providing maximum water protection for exterior walls.
Ply Gem has introduced new SolarDefense reflective technology, to the Mastic Home Exteriors siding line. UV rays cause fading, especially with dark colors, and heat causes distortion. SolarDefense’s reflective polymer ingredients are molecularly bonded to reduce color fading and heat absorption. Backed by a limited lifetime warranty, SolarDefense is available with Mastic’s darkest siding colors: newport bay, natural slate, mahogany, brandy wood, and red brick.
NanaWall’s floor-supported folding glass walls feature stainless steel wheels riding on a stainless steel track, designed to work well even with 3/8-inch debris inside the track. The company says it’s the first to offer a complete line of both floor-supported and top-hung glass wall systems. Four aluminum-framed folding glass wall systems currently use the floor support design: the thermally broken SL60, the SL70, the new SL80/81 series, and the SL82.
Alpine’s STH Adjustable Strap Hanger Series consists of 17 easy-to-install products engineered for a range of construction applications. The hangers are designed to maximize productivity by making the installation process faster, with fewer nails required. Made of high-strength steel, the STH hangers provide higher load-carrying capacity and duration factors for all lumber species, according to Alpine. The hangers can be field-formed to facilitate top-flange installation.