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West Chester, Ohio - ClarkDietrich is making it easier for exterior wet wall contractors to finish around window and door penetrations with its new BackerBead® with E-Flange™. The new product combines two innovative technologies into a single, easy-to-install solution that reduces labor and results in a better overall finish with superior moisture protection.
West Chester, Ohio - January 28, 2019 - ClarkDietrich is excited to announce that several products from its finishing products group will be used in the construction of The New American Home® and The New American RemodelTM projects that will be showcased during the 2019 International Builders’ Show® in Las Vegas. Presented by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), the model homes will include ClarkDietrich Strait-Flex drywall products as well as a variety of exterior vinyl beads and trims.
West Chester, Ohio - January 7, 2019 - ClarkDietrich recently announced the addition of its new E-Flange Control Joint to their vinyl product line. The patented E-Flange features a unique raised flange design that provides 80 percent more stucco embedment than standard "flat flange" profiles.
West Chester, OH - October 1, 2018 - ClarkDietrich, the construction industry’s largest manufacturer of steel framing products and services, today announced that its Vinyl Corp. and Strait-Flex divisions will be fully integrated into the ClarkDietrich corporate brand identity. The Vinyl Corp. company name will be phased out and its products incorporated into ClarkDietrich’s portfolio of bead and trim products, while the well-known Strait-Flex brand will remain as a product line within ClarkDietrich.
July 9, 2018 - West Chester, Ohio - ClarkDietrich is pleased to announce that its BackerBead® vinyl accessory product has passed testing under ASTM E-331 Standard Test Method for Water Penetration of Exterior Windows, Skylights, Doors, and Curtain Walls by Uniform Static Air Pressure Difference.
Check out the latest products from Vinyl Corp: Starter Strips, Casing Beads, Soffit Vents and more…Accessories for EIFS and DEFS Catalog 
Find out more about Vinyl Corp's BackerBead systems on YouTube. ​Backer Bead Installation on VinylCorpTVBackerBead - A labor saving and quality control product for use at exterior openings in wet wall stucco applications.
Check out the latest products from Vinyl Corp: BackerBead, Colored Vinyl Accessories, Positive Drain Weep Screed and more.Veiw the new Stone Veneer Systems Catalog now has the ability for users to build a product submittal quickly and easily by selecting the products inside the product web pages. After the first product is selected, a Vinyl Submittal Icon with a product count is shown at the top of the web site. Once the user is done selecting products, they can click on the Vinyl Submittal Icon.
To better serve our valuable customers, Vinyl Corp. is now stocking market specific Vinyl Products in Riverside, CA, Dallas, TX and Warren, OH.  Vinyl Corp. is committed to meeting the most complex challenges in the wall and ceiling industry through innovative product design, exacting manufacturing tolerances, and the most complete selection of accessories in the industry. Through our progressive approach to engineering and manufacturing, we've created innovative accessories and set the quality standard for product excellence.