S-5!® Announces Three New Strategic Distributor Partnerships

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, October 6, 2015 — S-5!®, the leading manufacturer of metal roof attachment solutions, officially announced the expansion of their national distributor network with three new partners: Rocky Mountain Snow Guards; Rapids Materials; and Roof Things.

“We are excited to welcome these three industry-leading partners into the S-5! family. They share the same values and dedication to quality and innovation as we do, and we look forward to bringing more cutting edge solutions to the industry together,” said Rob Haddock, Founder of S-5!.

Rocky Mountain Snow Guards (RMSG), headquartered in Denver, CO, designs and sells snow fence and snow guards for all types of roofing. Founded in 2010, the company has designed thousands of snow retention systems installed across the U.S. and Canada. “We’re particularly excited to be affiliated with S-5! because of their reputation and many years of metal roof snow retention expertise,” said Lars Walberg, Founder, RMSG.

Rapids Materials, a division of the Miller-Clapperton Partnership, Inc., is a widely known and respected online retailer of construction tools and materials. The company has significantly expanded its inventory to include the S-5! line of products, which Rapid Materials’ Manager David Trefzger likened to its ‘flagship.”

“It’s a great product and had all sorts of uses in lots of different industries,” Trefzger said. “It gives us legitimacy and it gives us an excellent product to sell.”

Roof Things, headquartered in Rigby, ID, provides roofing supplies to roofing supply houses, roofers, and end users. They have a reputation as a go-to source for unique products not readily available in big box retail store and a personal one-on-one buying experience with the customer. “We went with S-5 because we wanted to go with the brand name that started the standing seam clamp and snow retention industry and has remained the industry standard,” said Matt Riley, founder and owner of Roof Things.

“For more than two decades, S-5! has been the leading authority on metal roof attachment solutions. It would not have been possible without the dedication and commitment of our distributor partners. We are delighted to welcome these three fine organizations to the S-5! Family. Together, we’ll go further,” said Haddock.

Rocky Mountain Snow Guards is a leader in the snow retention industry, Founded in 2010 by Lars Walberg who has over 22 years in the roofing industry and has been designing snow retention systems for every type of roof since 2006. RMSG specializes in sales and design of the SnowTrapper Snow Guard, the Z Clamp-To-Seam Snow Fence System with the Ace Clamp attachment for standing seam metal roofs, and Bolt Down Snow Fence Systems of all shapes and sizes. www.rockymountainsnowguards.com

Rapid Materials is an internationally recognized resource for construction materials and supplies that has recently come to include the S-5! line of products. With their expansive catalog of products, robust online presence, and name recognition within the industry, Rapid Materials’ affiliation with S-5! will mean even greater purchasing ease and access for customers. www.rapidmaterials.com

Roof Things carries roofing supplies for contractors and homeowners. We have the best selection of metal roof snow guards and snow retention on the market, a wide variety of fasteners and screws, and other miscellaneous items for roofing projects. We sell commercial roofing products, residential roofing products and other building products related to roofing. it is our goal at Roof Things to supply you with the best roofing materials on the market so you can complete your project safely and within budget. www.roofthings.com

As the product line manufactured by Metal Roof Innovations, Ltd., S-5! is the industry leader in clamps, kits and accessories that safely and effectively attach ancillaries to metal roofing. All products are extensively tested for quality and are considered the most innovative and affordable attachment solutions available. S-5! products can be found on more than 1.6 million metal roofs worldwide.