Allied Building Products, one of the industry’s leading distributors of exterior building products, is adding solar panels and accessories to its lineup in a special pro-oriented display. Solar products will have a dedicated area within Allied's Contractor Tool Center, which the company opened on May 12 at its East Rutherford, N.J., headquarters.
The 7,000-sq.-ft. facility includes power tools, roofing products, flashings, sealants, fasteners, safety equipment and other products regularly used by contractors. The solar products area includes solar panel displays, string inverters, combiner boxes, Quickmount PV products, solar fasteners and other accessories.
Allied Building Products sells residential and commercial roofing, siding, windows, drywall, acoustical and metal framing in 29 states. Annual revenues are approximately 1.7 billion. The company is a division of Oldcastle Inc., the North American holding company for CRH plc.