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Introducing PlankPanels™ Featuring FunderMax

Austell, Georgia – September 14, 2017 – RapidMaterials, an e-commerce company specializing in high-quality tools for the construction industry, announces today that it will be the exclusive distributor of a new product line called PlankPanels™. The low-cost, prefabricated rainscreen cladding system features FunderMax Exterior F-Quality High-Pressure-Laminate (HPL) material, which is available in both an exposed fastener system as well as a concealed fastener system. All PlankPanels incorporate a double-hardened acrylic finish for an easy to clean, durable, color stable, scratch and weather-resistant rainscreen product that can be easily installed on…

MillerClapperton Friday 5

  Friday 5 – October 06, 2017 #1 Top Specialty Contractors #2 Contact an Expert #3 Material Spotlight: Plate Aluminum #4 Duke Energy Center #5 lilli Midtown Friday 5 – September 29, 2017 #1 Popular Architectural Materials #2 Design with Installers in Mind #3 Asana – The Project Collaboration Tool #4 Pirch at Lenox Market Place #5 Coral Spring Municipal Complex Friday 5 – September 22, 2017 #1 The reMarkable Tablet – A Paper Alternative #2 Design with Finishes in Mind #3 Framing #4 NRG Solar Canopy at AmericanAirlines Arena…

Friday5 – July 28, 2017

On an average size project, the parameter that has the largest effect on pricing is panel size. It really is a simple concept; it takes about the same amount of time to fabricate a small panel as it does a large panel. Let us look at an example: In addition to the fabrication time, more extrusions, sealant, and several other items are required because the length of perimeter around all of the panels is much higher with 25 panels versus only two. And the installation cost differential will be even…