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Extra budget is a great problem to have but it is still just that- a problem. This can be a double-edged sword… If you have a “use-it-or-lose-it” budget, you may be scrambling to spend it before the year end.  However, if you roll over your extra money, management may see that you’re not using you...

Wind Load Rated Roof HVAC Duct Supports

Wouldn’t it be great if there was an HVAC duct support solution wind load rated to 120 MPH that didn’t require roof penetrations and flashing?  And better yet, what if this solution came in a kit form?  If you are looking for a new approach to supporting roof HVAC ducts to address these common pain ...

Buy Unistrut Channel Socket CSM12 & CSM12E Online

SOLVED!!  The missing piece in your toolbox when working with Unistrut.

When working with Unistrut materials, it may be difficult to find the right size socket in your everyday tool box that is compatible with ½” hardware.  If you don’t have a Unistrut channel socket readily available, the time spe...

Buy Unistrut Materials and Safety Products

Although most of our customers know us for offering a complete line of Unistrut channel, fittings, and hardware, we also offer additional products to keep your employees safe at work and on the job site.  This post focuses on two of our most popular safety product lines—Roof Guardrail and Fall Prote...

GETTING READY FOR WINTER: INSTALL YOUR SNOW RETENTION SYSTEM NOW

Fall is fast approaching which means winter is right around the corner. S-5!® snow retention systems allow businesses to help protect their building and its occupants by reducing the chances of accidents and damage caused by falling snow and other related issues.

Unistrut Concrete Inserts

If you are regular Tech Talk blog visitor, you’ve probably read some of our articles covering the various anchors used to attach Unistrut channel to concrete ceilings, walls, and floors.

Concrete anchors make their way into many Unistrut installations, but there are times when you need a section of...

FEATURED SAFETY PRODUCT : HARNESSES

Here at Unistrut Service Company, we are passionate about staying safe on the job. That's why we have recently started offering Safety Products to compliment our impressive line of channel and fittings. This blog post will take a closer look at each of the harnesses we offer to help you better decid...

Unistrut DIY Application Showcase: Garage Organization

With Summer in full swing, it's time to start those DIY projects  For most of us, one of the first tasks is cleaning up the garage.  If you are looking for a fast and easy way to get tools off the floor and safely secured to the wall, this project may be of interest.  Below is a collection of pictur...

How to determine which S-5 clamp to use for your application…

We made a quick reference sheet for matching the different S-5! clamps to their appropiate Roof Seam. Listed below is each S-5! clamp along with what their respective letter stands for and their corresponding roof seam:

B-Clamp:

  • “Brass”
  • double-folded copper roofs'

E-Clamp:

  • “European”
  • S...
New and Improved S-5-N Clamps

S-5! recently introduced the new and improved S-5-N clamp. The new clamp ensures a superior fit for new and wider nail strip profiles as well as old ones. The new design features an innovative insert and angled setscrews to fit seam profiles of <.82".

The S-5-N clamp was designed for heavy duty a...