New building codes are changing the way builders are constructing residential floor assemblies. The 2015/2018 IRC R302.13, adopted by New York and New Jersey, states conventional I-Joists require an approved and tested protection of the web if the ceiling (underside of the joist) is to remain unfinished. This is typically a basement condition. Kamco offers products from Eastern Engineered Wood Products that make it easy to meet compliance where an unfinished residential basement ceiling is your preference.
Thermafiber® SAFB™ (Sound Attenuation Fire Blankets) are mineral wool batts designed to provide acoustical control and fire protection in many different UL® fire-rated wall and floor, ceiling assemblies. These products are non-combustible, moisture-resistant, non-corrosive, non-deteriorating, mildew-resistant and vermin-resistant. SAFB™ resist temperatures over 2,000°F and add STCs to wall and floor-ceiling assemblies. SAFB™ can be installed in both steel and wood framed construction.
From foundations to roofs, and with the walls in between - Owens Corning has a complete library of solutions for your building enclosure needs. Engineered with Owens Corning technical expertise and backed by Building Science, Owens Corning® Enclosure Solutions deliver buildings that perform without compromising design.
Owens Corning EcoTouch PINK Fiberglas™Insulation with PureFiber Technology is a preformed, flexible blanket insulation. It is available unfaced, or faced with either a kraft or foil vapor retarder.
Owens Corning® Types 703 700 Series® Fiberglas™ Insulation Boards are made of inorganic glass fibers with a thermosetting resin binder and formed into semi-rigid boards. Types 703 is available with factory-applied FRK or poly-encapsulated ASJ Max facings. Both facings are vapor retarders and provide a neat, finished appearance in mechanical applications.
Kamco and 3M can help you meet your project’s building and life safety code requirements. Kamco is a full line distributor of 3M fire protection products and will assist with submittal packages and technical support questions. 3M also extends free onsite support to any Kamco customer.
Successful construction requires good communication, and workers and managers need an effective, reliable way to talk to each other when they’re on a job. Kenwood's ProTalk two-radios offer just that and more.
Kamco distributes Versaroc structural floor panel products from USAP (US Architectural Products) to complement light-gauge steel construction. Structural floor panels offer many advantages over alternative construction methods.