FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 28, 2019
US Ceiling Corp now exclusive regional AeroBarrier dealer/installer
NYS Certified M/WDBE firm expands insulation division, offering cutting-edge envelope sealing technology for commercial, multifamily and residential construction
WEBSTER, N.Y., January 28, 2019 – US Ceiling Corp today announced it is now an exclusive regional dealer/installer for AeroBarrier, a first-of-its-kind envelope sealing system that simultaneously measures and seals air leaks, helping builders meet energy codes or achieve passive house requirements in real-time, in just a few hours. The single-component, synthetic, permeable aerosol-applied sealant is GreenGuard Gold certified and was recognized with “Best in Show” and “Most Innovative Building Material Product” awards at the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) 2018 International Builders’ Show. AeroBarrier was also recently featured on PBS’ “This Old House” and DIY Networks’ “Holmes & Holmes” TV shows, and was selected as a 2018 recipient of the HIVE 50 Award, a top industry distinction that honors the people, products and processes that are leading the charge to inspire creativity, improve performance and explore better ways to build.
“Choosing US Ceiling Corp as a regional dealer/install partner makes perfect sense in terms of what we look for,” says AeroBarrier National Director Paul Springer. We share the same culture and business mindset, and feel confident that this partnership will continue enhancing the presence of both of our companies.”
“We’re excited to bring AeroBarrier to our area,” says US Ceiling Corp President Melissa Geska. “As an installation partner, we can offer architects and commercial, residential and multifamily builders a strong value proposition—including an innovative and energy-efficient option to meet code requirements and design goals in terms of cost and performance.”
“When it comes to air sealing and energy enhancement, AeroBarrier removes the guesswork and delivers an efficient, reliable means for constructing high-performance building envelopes,” says US Ceiling Corp Chief Operations Officer Ed Geska. “This added scope of services will also allow us to make a deeper impact in the marketplace and continue growing our customer base and geographic reach.”
About US Ceiling Corp Founded in 2001, US Ceiling Corp (www.usceiling.com) is an M/WDBE subcontracting firm that offers extensive experience in commercial, multifamily and residential construction, including acoustical ceilings and drywall; insulation and air barrier systems; metal stud and wood framing; finished carpentry and general trades, as well as construction management. The Webster, N.Y.-based firm’s consistent stability and growth stem from the hard work and dedication demonstrated across its expanding footprint, allowing a broad reach of services for local and out-of-town projects. With an unwavering commitment to diversify the construction industry, US Ceiling Corp is committed to empowering the Rochester community and partners with organizations in the area, including Rochester Urban League’s YouthBuild Program, to provide skilled training and employment opportunities.
Building upon proven technology invented by the U.S. Department of Energy more than two decades ago, AeroBarrier is a new and innovative envelope sealing system for residential, multifamily and commercial buildings. AeroBarrier can help builders meet any IECC, Energy Star, or passive house requirement more consistently and cost-effectively than traditional envelope sealing methods, guaranteeing the results, whether you need 3ACH50 or passive house requirements. For more information on AeroBarrier, visit www.aeroseal.com/aerobarrier.