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Snow Retention - January 2016

Snow retention products featured in Metal Architecture's January 2016 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.

www.alpinesnowguards. com

 

Berger Building Products

 

Berger Building Products

Berger Building Products' #100 series snow guards are available in copper, stainless steel and galvanized steel. They can be used on slate, asphalt shingle and metal roof surfaces. Berger Building Products offers a variety of snow retention products for residential and commercial applications.

www.bergerbp.com

 

Fabral Inc.

 

Fabral Inc.

Fabral's F-Rail system allows as many as four rails with customized rail tubing. It functions below the standing seam and may be installed on new and existing roofs. Fabral offers a variety of non-penetrating snow rail retention systems for standing seam roof systems.

www.fabral.com

 

Levi's Building Components

 

Levi's Building Components

Levi's Building Components' 4500 Snow Defender features an ethylene propylene diene monomer (EPDM) rubber seal and caulk is not required. The snow retention system is available in more than 40 standard colors and custom colors. The snow retention system may be installed on exposed fastener panels and is powdercoated to resist fading.

www.levisbuildingcomponents.com

 

LMCurbs

 

LMCurbs

LMCurbs' Snow Diverter's aluminum construction retains snow above roof penetrations. Snow Diverter is designed to divert snow and ice from stacks and vent pipes in metal roofs. It utilizes S-5! clamps that do not penetrate roof panels. Snow Diverter is available in a variety of sizes that fit most roof panel configurations and may be custom fabricated.

www.lmcurbs.com

 

PMC Industries Inc.

 

PMC Industries Inc.

PMC Industries' AceClamp A2 snow retention system features a push-pin design that secures two stainless steel pins to the roof panel without scratching it. One-, two- and three-hole systems are available.

www.pmcind.com/aceclamp-a2

 

SnoBlox-Snojax

 

SnoBlox-Snojax

SnoBlox-Snojax's Standing Seam (SS) Ventsaver is designed to protect vent pipes and chimney pipes from damage due to sliding snow and ice. An adjustable fit mounting plate secures to seams with four non-penetrating RCT seam roof clamps. The aluminum SS Ventsaver kit is available in two sizes: Model 12-16 for seams 12-16 inches wide and Model 12-24 for seams from 12-24 inches wide. Stainless steel set screws and fasteners are included. An optional fin protects upper portions of pipes.

www.ventsaver.com

 

Thybar Corp.

 

Thybar Corp.

Thybar's Snow Dam is fabricated from 0.08-inch aluminum with all-welded construction and has pre-punched holes for fastening to standing seams. Tape mastic is used between the base and the standing seam to create a watertight seal. Snow Dam can be painted to match roof panels, and may be used in new and retrofitted applications.

www.thybar.com