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Our marketing and public relations team frequently publishes information on Garland’s newest product releases, expansions and improvements to our existing products, and our corporate successes in a variety of local and national publications.

Garland’s New KEE-Stone® Thermoplastic Roof Membrane Leads Industry in UV and Aging Performance

Garland sets new industry standard in UV and aging performance with the introduction of its thermoplastic KEE-Stone membrane. It is designed for use as part of a two-ply hybrid roof system to stand up against the harshest weather.

(PRWeb October 03, 2016)

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The Garland Company Donates More Than $80K to Cancer Research

In the name of Garland colleagues and their families, company employees raise $80,573 for Ohio Cancer Research to support the search for a cure.

(PRWeb August 12, 2016)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/cancer/donation/prweb13613680.htm

Garland Opens New Doors in an Old Cleveland Neighborhood

The Garland Company celebrates the opening of their newly renovated property after nearly a century of growth and revitalization in their Cleveland neighborhood.

(PRWeb July 13, 2016)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/cleveland/renovation/prweb13551997.htm

Garland Named Northeast Ohio Top Workplace for Fifth Year In A Row

Thanks to the company's amazing team of employees, Garland has been recognized once again for outstanding organizational health.

(PRWeb June 28, 2016)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/top/workplace/prweb13518626.htm

Introducing GMAX: A New Standard for Garland Manufacturing Excellence

Garland launched a new quality assurance program designed to improve its manufacturing process and maintain the company’s high standards of quality. GMAX helps open the lines of communication between key players in our product manufacturing process, leading to higher product quality and performance.

(PRWeb April 29, 2016)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/quality/assurance/prweb13381855.htm

Metal Makeover: The Garland Company Releases New Metal Solutions Brochure

Garland’s new and improved Metal Solutions brochure provides access to a full line of high-performance metal roofing options. This piece is a valuable resource for architects, design professionals, building owners and facility managers looking to combine strength and style.

(PRWeb March 28, 2016)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/metal/solutions/prweb13296423.htm

Garland Introduces World’s First and Only Thermoset Polyurethane-Modified Membrane

Garland’s revolutionary OptiMax™ is the world’s first and only thermoset polyurethane-modified membrane designed to retain its resiliency, making it the longest lasting roof system in the commercial roofing market. Its unique, innovative technology combines asphalt and polyurethane to create a membrane that will redefine performance and protection expectations.

(PRWeb October 01, 2015)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/polyurethane-modified/membrane/prweb12959713.htm

Garland Raises More Than $68,000 for the Boys & Girls Club of Cleveland

Cleveland-based, The Garland Company, Inc. raised more than $68,000 to support the Boys & Girls Club of Cleveland in its effort to inspire and enable at-risk youth to reach their full potential as productive, responsible, caring citizens. Garland’s corporate employees as well as its network of sales representatives located across the U.S., Canada and the UK rallied together to raise the most money ever during its sixth annual Spirit Week.

(PRWeb July 09, 2015)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/garland/fundraising/prweb12835383.htm

Garland’s New Metal Roof System Provides Unrivaled Wind Uplift Performance

Garland’s newest, industry-leading structural standing seam roof system ensures watertight protection even in the harshest environments. R-Mer® Shield boasts a 2-inch high vertical seam with an extruded aluminum clip and top rail system that provide unrivaled wind uplift performance.

(PRWeb June 25, 2015)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/r-mer/shield/prweb12811382.htm

Garland’s New Air and Water Barriers Reduce Air Leakage, Improve Building Performance

Garland’s new Aero-Perm™ line of permeable air and water barriers control the movement of air through the building envelope, reducing condensation, moisture development and energy loss in the wall assembly. The systems are available in both a fluid-applied and self-adhering version.

(PRWeb April 13, 2015)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/aero/perm/prweb12647491.htm

Garland Releases New Sustainable Solutions Brochure

Garland recently introduced a newly designed Sustainable Solutions brochure and an accompanying interactive version to help customers easily identify long-lasting, durable and eco-responsible building envelope solutions.

(PRWeb March 05, 2015)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/interactive/brochure/prweb12565204.htm

Garland’s New Restoration System Revitalizes Asphalt and Metal Roofs

Garland’s new Revitalizer™ restoration systems are multi-purpose, liquid waterproofing membranes designed to restore asphalt-based and metal roof systems, providing superior protection to the original wearing surface. The easy to apply, cost-effective solutions are fast and simple to install and can provide an additional 10 to 15 years of waterproofing protection.

(PRWeb August 26, 2014)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/revitalizer/waterproofing/prweb12120086.htm

Garland’s Energizer® BK Waterproof Coating Improves Performance, Reduces Life-Cycle Costs

Garland’s new Energizer BK specially formulated cold-applied waterproof coating improves the long-term performance of new and existing coal tar pitch and asphalt roofing systems. The polymer-enhanced asphalt coal tar blend provides natural resistance to moisture, chemicals, UV damage and aging.

(PRWeb July 21, 2014)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/energizer/waterproofing/prweb12030881.htm

Garland Announces Development of FRP Construction Division

A newly created fiber reinforced polymers (FRP) construction division was recently launched. Infrastructure Strengthening Solutions (IS2), a division of Garland/DBS, Inc., is a structural strengthening and restoration division that designs and installs composite reinforcement solutions.

(PRWeb June 26, 2014)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/infrastructure/strengthening/prweb11979481.htm

Garland Raises More Than $54,000 for the Greater Cleveland Habitat for Humanity®

Cleveland-based, The Garland Company, Inc. raised more than $54,000 to support the Greater Cleveland Habitat for Humanity in its effort to provide safe, affordable housing to local families in need. Garland’s corporate employees as well as its network of sales representatives located across the U.S., Canada and the UK rallied together to raise the most money ever during its fifth annual Spirit Week.

(PRWeb June 19, 2014)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/garland/philanthropy/prweb11958833.htm

Garland’s New CPR™ System Designed to Resuscitate Metal Roofs and Walls

Garland recently introduced a new restoration coating designed to extend the service life of existing metal roof and wall panel systems. The CPR System is a lightweight, low odor, synthetic liquid rubber membrane with high tensile strength and the ability to elongate and recover regardless of the temperature.

(PRWeb May 27, 2014)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/roof/coating/prweb11887842.htm

Garland Introduces New Line of Air, Vapor and Water-Barrier Products

The Garland Aero-Block™ product line offers air, vapor and water barrier solutions for all six sides of the building enclosure. This new polymer-modified-asphalt technology is available as a fluid-applied solvent-based polymer; a fluid-applied water-based polymer; or as a pre-fabricated, self-adhering multi-layer membrane.

(PRWeb January 03, 2014)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/garland/aero-block/prweb11459108.htm

New Garland Service Provides Scientific Analysis of Building Envelope

Garland now offers a comprehensive, scientific building envelope evaluation service that helps a building owner determine the best energy-cost-reducing options for roof and wall remediation projects. The service is offered through the Garland Engineering Services Group.

(PRWeb October 23, 2013)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/thermal/imaging/prweb11263238.htm

Garland Roofing Introduces the Industry’s First Antimicrobial Technology for Healthcare and Other Occupant-Sensitive Environments

Garland’s Clear-Shield Rx™ coating is the roofing industry’s first clear-acrylic, non-toxic technology designed to provide rooftops with at least twelve months of antimicrobial roof protection. It resists bacterial and fungal growth to reduce the rate at which the roof surface will discolor or deteriorate, thereby decreasing the quantity of related roof top contaminants entering air intakes.

(PRWeb September 07, 2013)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/clear-shield/rx/prweb11100950.htm

Garland Raises More Than $40,000 for the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation®

Cleveland-based, The Garland Company, Inc. raised more than $40,000 to support the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation, between their sales conference earlier this year and more recently at their fourth annual Spirit Week. During Spirit Week, the entire office engaged in a variety of creative fund-raising activities with all proceeds benefiting the Foundation’s mission to make lung cancer a survivable, chronically managed disease.

(PRWeb August 07, 2013)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/spirit/week/prweb11005602.htm

New Factory-Applied Reflectivity Offered on Select Garland Roofs

Garland’s highly reflective Sunburst™ mineral surfacing is now available as a factory-applied option on select membranes, for one-step installation of waterproofing protection and reflective surfacing.

(PRWeb June 30, 2013)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/sunburst/minerals/prweb10886803.htm

Garland Releases New Metal Walls Brochure

Metal wall systems and related accessories have advanced significantly in functional and aesthetic capabilities in recent years. The new Garland Metal Wall Panels and Accessories brochure graphically highlights the style and performance capabilities of today’s high-performance systems.

(PRWeb May 28, 2013)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/metal/walls/prweb10771150.htm

New Video Tutorial on Applying Garland Roof Self-Adhering System

Self-adhering membranes require some system-specific application procedures to ensure long-term watertight protection. As part of its Application Excellence series of tutorial videos, The Garland Company, Inc. has posted online a demonstration of the proper application procedures for its Self-Adhering StressPly SA FR Mineral SBS modified bitumen membrane.

(PRWeb April 23, 2013)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/garland/roof/prweb10659315.htm

Garland Achieves UL Environment™ Validation

Garland has become the first manufacturer in the roofing industry to have an extensive product line of modified bitumen membranes and metal roof and wall panels earn third-party validation for their recycled and/or bio-based content. Dozens of Garland roof and wall solutions now bear the UL Environment Validation logo on their data sheets.

(PRWeb February 28, 2013)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/ul/environment/prweb10477057.htm

New White-Knight® Metal Primer All-Purpose Primer for Metal Roofs from Garland

Garland recently introduced a high-performance single-component moisture-curing primer for metal roof applications requiring rust inhibition and high chemical-corrosion resistance. White-Knight® Metal Primer coating is an all-purpose aromatic urethane with non-lifting properties that make it an ideal primer for urethane topcoats, such as Garland’s White-Knight® coating system.

(PRWeb December 14, 2012)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/white/knight/prweb10238218.htm

New Garland Quick-Slope™ Effectively Disperses Standing Water

Garland’s new Quick-Slope™ modified acrylic cementitious material is easy to apply and redirects or disperses harmful standing water on low-slope modified bitumen roofs. The Quick-Slope solution is extremely durable and can be applied over existing material. It is low-odor and non-volatile, eliminating workplace disruption.

(PRWeb October 11, 2012)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/quick-slope/water-dispersement/prweb10002277.htm

Premier Renews Garland Contract and Expands Healthcare Product and Service Offerings

Garland/DBS, Inc. has been awarded a second three-year contract with the Premier healthcare alliance for roofing products, systems and services. The contract enables Premier alliance members to receive pricing discounts on the complete Garland catalog of materials and services for the total building envelope.

(PRWeb August 28, 2012)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/premier-healthcare/alliance/prweb9842270.htm

Garland Named Silver ESOP Award Winner

Cleveland-based Garland Industries is honored with a Silver ESOP Award for sustaining their ESOP for more than 25 years. Garland was one of 49 corporate members of The ESOP Association to be honored in 2012 and is considered one of the most successful employee-owned companies in North America. Garland established its ESOP in 1985 and became 100 percent employee owned in 2004.

(PRWeb August 07, 2012)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/garland/esop/prweb9774177.htm

Garland Raises More Than $32,000 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® During Week of Fundraising

Cleveland-based The Garland Company, Inc. raised more than $32,000 to support St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital during its third annual Spirit Week. The entire office engaged in a variety of creative fund-raising activities with all proceeds benefiting St. Jude and its mission of treating children fighting cancer and other deadly diseases with pioneering research and exceptional care.

(PRWeb July 09, 2012)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/spirit/week/prweb9683078.htm

Garland Introduces Appealing New Wall Panel Designs

Garland recently added two new designs to its Architectural Series of metal wall panels, complementing its R-Mer® family of high-performance roof and wall systems. The new Legacy™ design provides a shingle-style look; the new Element™ design features a reveal-style appearance. With the new styles variously available in aluminum, steel, zinc, copper, or stainless steel, these architectural wall panels may be used independently or in combination with other wall panels.

(PRWeb May 30, 2012)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/wall/panels/prweb9558887.htm

Garland Supports St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® with a Week of Fun Activities

Cleveland-based The Garland Company, Inc. is dedicating an entire week to raising money in support of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. From June 4-8, the entire office is engaging in a variety of fund-raising activities, with all proceeds benefiting St. Jude's mission of finding cures and saving children.

(PRWeb May 25, 2012)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/garland/spirit-week/prweb9544092.htm

Garland Engages Customers with Social Media

Garland recently announced its commitment to connect its community of building owners, facility managers, contractors, architects, and suppliers to Garland technical consultants and representatives through the use of social media. By deploying tools such as GarTalk, its new online blog, and its FaceBook® page, Garland hopes to provide a communication platform allowing the company to build and sustain effective relationships in a changing world.

(PRWeb May 17, 2012)

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Garland’s New Corporate Website Offers Refreshed Look, User-Friendly Navigation

The new Garland site provides visitors with the most up-to-date information on Garland’s product releases and corporate successes through the Garland News ticker located on the homepage. Garland’s new website is accessible from mobile devices or tablets, and can be viewed on all platforms.

(PRWeb April 17, 2012)

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Garland Recognized as Socially Responsible, Employee-Friendly Environment

Garland recently received two awards that recognize its people-first culture and commitment to the quality of life. The Employers Resource Council (ERC), North East Ohio’s largest professional organization dedicated to HR practices, honored Garland with the NorthCoast 99 Award for the twelfth consecutive year. Garland was also honored as a finalist in this year’s Emerald Awards by Crain’s Cleveland Business. Honorees are awarded for demonstrating cost-trimming and environment-enhancing benefits of a People, Planet, Profits philosophy.

(PRWeb February 07, 2012)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/employee/friendly/prweb9174093.htm

Garland Recognized for Successful Business Practices

Garland received three commerce awards in 2011: The NEO Success Award, sponsored by Inside Business magazine, recognizes the top-performing companies in Northeast Ohio; the Weatherhead School of Management of Case Western Reserve University honors the fastest growing companies in Northeast Ohio; and Inc. magazine identifies the top ranking companies Nationwide. Garland Industries achieved a 30 percent growth rate from 2007 to 2010.

(PRWeb February 07, 2012)

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Garland Recognized as Innovative Manufacturer

Garland recently received three honors for innovation. The 2011 eVolution of Manufacturing Award recognizes Garland’s ability to adapt manufacturing methods to the changing global marketplace. Also, two Garland products received honorable mentions from Architectural Products magazine’s Product Innovation Awards (PIA 2011). They were: Garland’s White-Knight® urethane base coat product, and R-Mer® Span structural standing seam roof system.

(PRWeb February 07, 2012)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/innovative/contributions/prweb9174018.htm

New Rapid-Curing Liquid Roofing Mastic from Garland Seals Difficult Flashing Details Easily on Many Surfaces

Garland’s Tuff-Flash™ liquid-applied mastic is an easy to apply, durable roof flashing system that provides superior water protection and weathering capabilities. It is a single component, zero VOC asphalt polyurethane that can be applied with a brush or trowel. It adheres to asphaltic membranes as well as a variety of metal surfaces and is well suited for complex or irregular roofing details.

(PRWeb January 24, 2012)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/tuff/flash/prweb9131027.htm

New Garland Insulation Adhesive Earns Maximum “Green” Building Credits

Garland’s new Insul-Lock® E HR roof insulation adhesive is a highly elastomeric, one-step, VOC-compliant, foamable adhesive that sets in minutes, and contains no solvents – making it the ideal adhesive solution for schools, hospitals, and other odor-sensitive environments. It establishes a new industry standard for the incorporation of rapidly renewable content, with such content making up 45 percent of its formulation. Insul-Lock E HR adhesive provides all the benefits of a two-component urethane adhesive with none of the worries, featuring a unique packaging construction that eliminates the risk of improper mixing through the use of special static mixing nozzles.

(PRWeb October 11, 2011)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/insul-lock/insulation-adhesive/prweb8865072.htm

New Garland Tuff-Coat™ Coating Damp-Proofs and Beautifies Walls

Garland’s new Tuff-Coat™ poly-resin architectural wall coating damp-proofs and beautifies all types of exterior and interior masonry walls, as well as insulation and finishing systems, providing heavy-bodied protection against moisture, UV, fumes, and fresh or salt water. Its washable surface is low fading; does not peel or crack; and allows water vapor to escape the structure while keeping moisture from penetrating the substrate.

(PRWeb August 30, 2011)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/tuff-coat/wall-coating/prweb8755454.htm

Reformulated Garland StressPly® E High-Tensile Roofing Membrane is Even More Eco-Friendly

Garland’s reformulated StressPly® E (Environmental) modified bitumen membrane offers 500 lbf./in. of tensile strength while incorporating a variety of post- and pre- consumer recyclable materials and rapidly renewable resources for increased sustainability. This high-strength, puncture- and fatigue-resistant membrane makes an ideal waterproofing and reinforcement layer for roofing applications demanding a high level of environmental responsibility.

(PRWeb July 27, 2011)

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/stressply/environmental/prweb8674628.htm