Tag: Anchors & Fasteners

Galvanic Corrosion on Building Facades Can Cause Mold

Galvanic corrosion typically occurs when two dissimilar metals are improperly coupled together in a corrosive environment. This common problem happens in almost every structure, including commercial roofing and facades. The cause of galvanic corrosion is an electrochemical reaction between different classifications of metals rubbing against each other in wet or […]

Hillman Offers the Most Complete Medium-Duty Concrete Fastening System

The Hillman Companies, Inc. (HLMN) announced its latest addition to the Power Pro family, Concrete Anchors. Designed for light and medium-duty concrete, block, and brick applications, these durable, corrosion resistant anchors are ICC-ES Code Compliant. They are also available in three colors, blue, white, and black in various lengths and […]

Simpson Strong-Tie Brings Code-Listed, Project-Tested Structural Solutions to World of Concrete

Simpson Strong-Tie, the leader in engineered structural connectors and building solutions, will bring a full suite of code listed, solution-driven innovations to the World of Concrete trade show and exhibition January 18-20 in Las Vegas, NV. Engineered to boost efficiency and productivity while solving common jobsite challenges for concrete and […]

LTTP2 by Simpson Strong-Tie

LTTP2 Tension Tie, The Next Generation of Simpson Strong-Tie

Simpson Strong-Tie is a leader in engineered structural connectors and building solutions. Recently, the company introduced the LTTP2. This is a next-generation light tension tie. Simpson Strong-Tie designed it to resist tension loads when used to attach wood to concrete or masonry walls. The LTTP2’s patent-pending, one-piece design offers 25% […]

2021 Year in Review by Strong Tie

Simpson Strong-Tie Releases 2021 Year in Review List

Simpson Strong-Tie, the leader in engineered structural connectors and building solutions, today released its 2021 Year in Review List, highlighting major new product launches, structural engineering solutions, and innovations introduced over the past 12 months. New building solutions introduced by Simpson Strong-Tie in 2021 included innovations for a wide range […]

Sammys Anchor by Confast Now Available Online

The Confast Sammys Anchor is designed for anchoring into concrete using Sammys nut driver. This anchor saves time from traditional methods and reduces installation costs. Product Specifications SUBSTRATE Concrete DRIVE: Sammys #14 (Black) Nut Driver (8113910) ROD SIZE: 3/8″-16 MOUNT STYLE: Vertical SUBSTRATE FASTENER SIZE: 5/16″ x 1-3/4″ LENGTH 1.75 […]