Best Practices for Selection & Installation of Expanded Metal Lath Products

Read "Best Practices for Selection and Installation of Expanded Metal Lath Products" White Paper by ClarkDietrich Building Systems.

SPECIFYING THE APPROPRIATE METAL LATH PRODUCT for the application and installing it properly has a dramatic impact on the long-term stability of a building’s exterior cladding. Fortunately, there are various building codes and industry standards that are excellent guides to best practices for product specification and installation.

New Version of iProSTUD Wall & Ceiling Design Tool Launched

December 1st, 2013 - West Chester, Ohio — ClarkDietrich Building Systems is proud to announce the latest version of its popular iProSTUD steel framing design tool ⎯ iProSTUD 2.0. The interactive tool is a component of the ClarkDietrich iTools web application and features a completely redesigned interface that allow users to quickly calculate a broad range of data for interior wall and ceiling systems.

ClarkDietrich Launches New Vinyl Corp. Website

New site covers trims and accessories for Plaster & Stucco, EIFS & DEFS, Drywall & Veneer, Acoustical Ceiling and Roofing Flashing. 

Nov 1, 2013 - ClarkDietrich Building Systems is proud to announce the launch of a new website for its Vinyl Corp. division at
The redesigned website features an easy-to–navigate interface and includes extensive installation guidelines, as well as technical information on Vinyl Corp’s entire walls and ceilings product offering including stucco, EIFS, drywall, acoustical and roofing trims and accessories.

Best Non-Structural Steel Stud Specifications

Read "For Best Non-Structural Steel Stud Specifications, Stay Apprised of Industry Standard Requirements" White Paper by ClarkDietrich Building Systems.

WITH A HISTORY SPANNING MORE THAN HALF A CENTURY in noncombustible commercial construction, cold-formed steel is a popular material choice for framing non-structural interior walls, load-bearing interior and exterior walls, floor joists, and curtain walls. The many performance-based characteristics and green attributes of cold-formed steel framing have enabled architects to design structures that are safer and more durable, dynamic as well as sustainable.