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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 – November 17, 2017 #1 Recycled Materials #2 It’s Almost Thanksgiving #3 Field Measurement #4 Fulton County Water Treatment Office #5 Omni Hotel At The Battery Atlanta Friday 5 – November 10, 2017 #1 Rise of Insulated Metal Panels #2 Passwords Made Easy #3 Where to Travel in 2018 #4 CenturyLink Technology Center of Excellence #5 2300 N Street Penthouse Friday 5 – November 03, 2017 #1 Halloween #2 Ask the Experts #3 Pumpkin Architecture #4 The Home Depot Support Center #5 University of Florida Innovation HUB Friday…

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…