Choosing the Right Bracket Thickness Part I: Perception vs Reality One question we hear a lot is, “What’s the best size bracket to order?” While that is purely subjective and based on personal preferences and style, we can provide some guidelines to help in the decision-making process. First, we suggest considering height and projection. From … Continue reading Bracket Thickness: Perception vs Reality
Ask the Expert: Woodpeckers are destroying my brackets. What do I do?
PROBLEM: Woodpeckers are destroying Extra Large Foam Corbels.A customer recently came to us with this issue. He's had 15-1/2" x 12" x 24" foam corbels on his house, but the woodpeckers are destroying them and it's getting costly replacing them. (This is a common problem with foam brackets-- destruction by woodpeckers, bees, burrowing insects, etc.) SOLUTION: Durabrac … Continue reading Ask the Expert: Woodpeckers are destroying my brackets. What do I do?
Ask the Expert: Can a PVC Bracket be Structural?
We recently talked with Durabrac owner, Mike Sheehan, about the properties and abilities of cellular PVC when it came to load bearing issues. Mike has worked with PVC/vinyl for over 25 years, first molding it into various creations for his custom sign business then eventually taking his knowledge and applying it to a full-time manufacturing … Continue reading Ask the Expert: Can a PVC Bracket be Structural?