Roof Duct Supports for Extreme Weather

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Roof Duct Supports For Seismic Activity and Heavy Winds Our Rooftop Support Systems (RTS) division offers a unique line of roof duct supports that can be used where seismic issues and high wind loads are a concern. They can be used for a number of different rooftop applications and have supported various things such as…

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Roof Flashing Around Direct Mount RTS Bases To Keep Your Roof Waterproof

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Our Rooftop Support Bases Work Great with Roof Flashing When it comes to maintaining a waterproof roof while installing rooftop equipment and roofing materials, our RTSSPB20HG and RTSSSPBWIND bases make it easy for you. Manufactured from round steel, our rooftop bases make the job of roof flashing a cinch when compared with flashing around square…

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Top 5 Ways to Increase Wind Load Capacity of Rooftop Duct Supports

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Wind Resistance Options for Roof Mounted Duct Work One of the most important considerations when designing and evaluating installation of rooftop duct supports is the effect of wind on the system. Wind load ratings must fall in line with the expected wind loads for the region of installation. According to the Uniform Building Code, typical…

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H-Stand Supports: the ABC’s of Saving Money on Rooftop HVAC Installation

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Saving Money is as Easy as the Alphabet – or more specifically, the letter “H” for Rooftop H-Stand Supports When it comes to rooftop HVAC supports, many Mechanical/HVAC Project Managers are faced with a common dilemma: purchase prefabricated supports or fabricate them in-house (or at the job site). If the only thing being considered is material cost,…

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