PRESS RELEASE: The BECK Group Wins a 2020 Pro Tool Innovation Award!

Posted by Brett McCutcheon on Sep 28, 2020 9:28:48 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

The BECK Group Wins a 2020 Pro Tool Innovation Award

Muscle Shoals, AL – 9/28/2020

Last week the BECK Group received a Pro Tool Innovation Award for the Splitless.Decking.SCRAIL®. We also became a finalist for the F70G Duplex Nailer. Judging for the 8th annual PTIA Awards wrapped up as a diverse panel of judges made up of contractors, construction business owners, tradesmen, and media professionals came together to vote on the most innovative construction and outdoor power equipment industry products in the world. This year saw a particularly diverse and competitive set of entries submitted by top manufacturers from around the world. Here's what the Pro Tool Innovation Awards judges said about the Splitless.Decking.SCRAIL®:


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Topics: Scrail Fasteners




Weak Foundations: 6 Ways to Guarantee Your Construction Company Fails

Posted by Brett McCutcheon on Sep 26, 2020 10:24:42 AM

Running a successful construction company isn’t a walk in the park. The industry is associated with various risks and contributing factors that can lead to the failure of a company. From cash flow to workload issues and business practices, anything can go wrong. Here are some common missteps that lead to construction companies going out of business.


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Topics: Scrail Fasteners




Is SCRAIL® the Greatest Fastener of All Time? (With Video!)

Posted by Brett McCutcheon on Aug 15, 2020 9:29:00 AM

Sometimes the biggest game changers to come along are no bigger than a screw, and in the case of SCRAIL®, they're actually revolutionizing the functionality of other fasteners. For construction crews, contractors, manufacturers, and more, SCRAIL® fasteners not only speed up work, they boast 80% more holding power than screws. So, whether you're constructing a pallet, building a subfloor, or installing new siding, you can get the work done more quickly, knowing that each fastening is doubly secure. As an added convenience, SCRAIL® fasteners are compatible with existing nailers. Why on earth would you bother with traditional screws?


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Topics: Construction Fasteners, Scrail Fasteners




Happy Independence Day: Tips on Building a Fireworks Rack

Posted by Brett McCutcheon on Jun 27, 2020 9:09:00 AM

Launching fireworks is a time-honored tradition on the fourth of July. However, if you’re launching your own show, the racks you use for your fireworks will significantly impact the whole experience. It is important to ensure that the days fun ends with a bang and not a trip to the hospital so be sure to build your firework stands solidly.


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Topics: Scrail Fasteners




Ultimate Construction Showdown: Wood Studs vs. Metal Studs

Posted by Brett McCutcheon on May 26, 2020 1:50:17 PM

It’s time for the big show: Metal versus Wood. Both types of studs are great for construction. However, they each have unique talents that may lead to a knockout result in the right circumstances. When you put them in the ring together, who comes out victorious? That depends on where your fight is set.


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Topics: Scrail Fasteners




Can 4 SCRAIL® Fasteners Hold the Weight of a Car?

Posted by Brett McCutcheon on Apr 25, 2020 8:15:00 AM

No man can lift an entire car off the ground, that’s physically impossible. He could certainly deadlift part of it up, as they do through competitions and in times of emergency, but not an entire car. However, though it may be difficult to believe, just 4 SCRAIL® Fasteners can! Watch the amazing holding power of these fasteners in this video.


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Topics: Scrail Fasteners




Fasteners in Depth

Posted by Brett McCutcheon on Mar 28, 2020 9:30:00 AM

Fasteners are a crucial element to all construction and choosing the right fastener can make or break the end result of any project. Recent innovations in building materials have allowed for choices in fasteners that offer superior performance in terms of durability, finish, holding power, and speed.


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Topics: Scrail Fasteners




PRESS RELEASE: BECK America Wins 3 2019 Pro Tool Innovation Awards!

Posted by Brett McCutcheon on Sep 30, 2019 3:07:22 PM

BECK America Wins 3 2019 Pro Tool Innovation Awards!

Muscle Shoals, AL

The judging wrapped up three weeks ago for the 7th annual Pro Tool Innovation Awards and BECK America received 3 awards for the Cordless Gas Joist Hanger Nailer, Low Profile Nailer, and SCRAIL® SubLoc® PRO. A diverse panel of judges made up of contractors, construction business owners, tradesmen, and media professionals from across the United States came together to vote on entries submitted by top global manufacturers. Visit this link to see what the judges had to say about the Cordless Gas Joist Hanger Nailer and the Low Profile Nailer https://protoolinnovationawards.com/winners/2019-pro-tool-innovation-awards/2019-pneumatic-tools-nailers/. Visit this link to see what the judges had to say about the SCRAIL® SubLoc® PRO (scroll down to the “Fasteners” section) https://protoolinnovationawards.com/winners/2019-pro-tool-innovation-awards/2019-accessories/


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Topics: Scrail Fasteners, Tools, pneumatic tools




Considerations for Constructing a Pole Barn

Posted by Brett McCutcheon on Aug 24, 2019 8:45:37 AM

When envisioning a pole barn, also known as post-frame building, images of large structures that stand for centuries, with a solid post and beam structure typically come to mind. But it can also be a backyard garage, a storage shed, or a barn for animals. The fact that it is so versatile and is a great investment, makes this an addition many clients want. At first glance, it might appear to homeowners that it’s a simple project but building a pole barn can be a daunting task that requires much planning. So, before construction begins, here are a few things to consider.


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Topics: Construction Fasteners, Scrail Fasteners




5 Tips to Revamp Your Patio Furniture

Posted by Brett McCutcheon on Jul 6, 2019 12:12:17 PM

Whether you’re enjoying family dinners on your patio or cocktails on the deck, Summer is the time of year when your outdoor spaces get the most use. It’s important your outdoor hangout area be comfortable and enjoyable. Could your furniture use some sprucing up? Do you have that old chair or loveseat that no one wants to sit on? Before you purchase new furniture, consider if your existing furniture is worth saving.


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Topics: Scrail Fasteners, MiniSCRAIL





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