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Does Your HVAC Tape Measure Up?

By Kelly Patrick, Sr. Product Manager — Building, Construction, and OEM at Shurtape Technologies, LLC Evaluating HVAC tape products isn’t a matter of guesswork. An HVAC tape’s performance is directly related to its measurable characteristics, and understanding the impact of each one of those characteristics is critical to choosing the right tape for the job. Shurtape® looks at the following six measurable characteristics to produce high-performing HVAC tapes. Consider this same set of characteristics whenever… Read More

Proper Use of HVAC Tape Promotes Healthy Indoor Air Quality

Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) is always a primary consideration for HVAC contractors and installers. HVAC systems that have achieved full system closure are able to increase IAQ by helping to decrease pollens and contaminants that may trigger allergies or common health concerns attributed to air quality. A full system closure, achieved through the use of properly applied and easily identifiable UL Listed HVAC tapes, means that no air escapes through any seams or connections on… Read More

Shurtape Technologies, LLC, Joins Contractor Rewards for Pros

Shurtape Technologies, LLC, a leading manufacturer and marketer of pressure-sensitive tapes based in Hickory, N.C., is proud to join Contractor Rewards, a national coalition loyalty program for the trades that encompasses top-tier building products manufacturers and brands. Contractor Rewards Loyalty Program rewards over 62,000 participating builders, remodelers and trade contractors within the residential and light commercial construction markets in the U.S. when they purchase products associated with coalition partners. To earn points, participants simply submit… Read More

T-Rex Expands Portfolio with Double Sided Super Glue Tape

Shurtape Technologies, LLC, an industry-leading manufacturer and marketer of pressure-sensitive tapes, announces the addition of T-Rex® Double Sided Super Glue Tape to its portfolio of next generation, high-performance tapes. A necessity for on-the-go contractors looking for an easy, mess-free replacement for traditional liquid glues, T-Rex® Double Sided Super Glue Tape instantly adheres to surfaces without staining them and it won’t bond to skin. Plus, the tape won’t dry out over time. Effortless to store, convenient… Read More

Shurtape Expands UL Listed HVAC Portfolio with New AF 099

Shurtape Technologies, LLC, a leading manufacturer and marketer of pressure-sensitive tapes, has expanded its HVAC product portfolio with new Shurtape® brand AF 099 UL 181A-P/B-FX Listed/Printed Aluminum Foil Tape. Leveraging the same technology as the brand’s trusted AF 100 UL 181A-P/B-FX Listed Foil Tape, AF 099 provides another durable, high-performing tape solution for busy HVAC contractors around the country. Excellent Performance and Quality AF 099 is an aluminum foil HVAC tape that is ideal for… Read More

Shurtape Floor Marking Tapes for Social Distancing

We know the current situation is changing rapidly… and tapes are being relied upon in social distancing efforts. So, we have a ffew suggestions about which floor marking tapes work best in high-traffic conditions and how to apply them to help you maintain a safe working space and social distancing best practices. We understand that masking tape, duct tape and other tapes might be the only options available to you at the time, but here… Read More