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10Feb 2020
Falling snow and ice sign

Original article posted https://www.simcoe.com/news-story/9806458-danger-of-falling-snow-ice-spurs-safety-fencing-outside-orillia-museum/  Danger of falling snow, ice spurs safety fencing outside Orillia museum Safety fencing erected in front of the Orillia Museum of Art and History will remain in place until a solution is found to prevent snow and ice from sliding off the metal roof and onto the sidewalk below. The fencing […]

07Feb 2020
S-5! X-Gard

Sky Products Ltd has been a stocking Canadian Distributor of S-5!® products for 10 years and was recently presented with a Top Distributor Award by S-5!® for sales growth over 25% in 2019! With over 450,000 ft of supplied S-5!® snow guards ranging from Colorgard®, DualGard™ Versagard™ to X-Gard™ and tens of thousands of S-5!® […]

31Jan 2020

Reposted with permission  – original post https://blog.s-5.com/blog/will-snow-guards-damage-my-metal-roof Posted by Shawn deAngelo on Jan 6, 2020 9:13:50 AM Sky Products has been supplying S-5! products in Canada for 10 years. More articles on S-5! snow guards and clamps available in Canada from Sky Products https://bit.ly/31kU4ag Massive snow accumulation on a roof creates the potential for an unpredictable avalanche-like […]

01Aug 2019

Over the years Sky Products Ltd has been asked; How Much Load Will S-5! Clamps Hold. This is a great question as our clients have an expectation that S-5! clamps will perform as expected. The video link below provides an excellent overview of S-5! clamps and the factors that influence the holding strength. Sky Products […]

22Mar 2019
S-5! Clamps and Brackets

www.s-5.com “Which S-5! Standing Seam Clamp do I use on my metal roof?” Over the years we have received many questions about S-5! standing seam clamps and snow guards however that is the most common question. First you need to determine what type of metal roof you have. S-5! Provides various solutions for all metal […]

11Feb 2019
snow retention

WHY SO MANY QUESTIONS – Dave Kowch February 2019 Snow Guard design is dependent on a multitude of variables which need to be taken into consideration when designing and installing a snow guard system which is why we ask so many questions. “Snow loads on roofs vary according to geographical location (climate), site exposure, shape […]

07Feb 2019
S-5! Solar Attachments

DID YOU KNOW Sky Products Ltd started out in the Solar Industry back in 2010 supplying thousands of non-penetrating S-5! Solar Attachments across Ontario. Over the years Sky Products Ltd has become a leader in the Snow Retention/Snow Guard industry across Canada and has developed key relationships in the Metal Roof Industry. As the original […]

06Feb 2019
Colorgard Snow Guard

Word of the Week: What is Non-Penetrating Rooftop Mounting? Original by Kimberly Reichert on Feb 6, 2019 9:16:26 AM posted with permissions www.s-5.com Sky Products Ltd is the original and largest stocking S-5! Distributor in Canada.For more information about S-5! Standing Seam Clamps and Snow Guards in Canada contact Sky Products Ltd www.skyproducts.ca In the metal roofing […]

20Dec 2018
Cliff Fielding Snow Guard

Originally Posted by Kimberly Reichert on Dec 19, 2018 12:28:39 PM https://tinyurl.com/yc6k7crd reposted with permissions – www.s-5.com   A metal roof is a metal roof, right? WRONG. Standing seam and exposed fastener roofs may both be metal and may even serve similar purposes, but the two styles are very different indeed. Standing Seam Roof  Let’s start […]

09Nov 2018
adhesivesnowguard

reposted with permission – original post can be found at http://blog.s-5.com/blog/what-snow-guard-is-on-your-metal-roof Sky Products Ltd and S-5! Metal Roof Attachments. Sky Products Ltd has been a proud stocking distributor of S-5! since 2010 and since then has grown to be the number one source in Canada for anything S-5!.  With the newest update to the National Building Code […]