July 24, 2019
Damper Blades Added to Product Offering
Metal Zinc® stays dominant in HVAC market with another cost-conscious product
(Houston, TX) – Metal Zinc, LLC today announced the latest addition to their growing line of economically priced HVAC sheet metal products, the Economy Damper Blade.
The Economy Damper Blade, which is sometimes called a duct damper, is a movable steel plate located in the ductwork that regulates airflow and redirects it to specific areas of the home or office. Dampers are typically used in zoning or “zone control” systems.
“We are very excited to be adding the damper blade to our product offering,” said Chuck Russ, vice president of sales, Metal Zinc, LLC. “Everyone today is concerned about saving money and with our state-of-the-art processes we are able to continue to offer unmatched product quality with the most cost-efficient pricing anywhere in the country.”
Metal Zinc’s Economy Damper Blade is manufactured using advanced technology at the company’s headquarters in Houston, TX. The Economy Damper Blade is best suited for use in residential and light commercial applications. The blades are made of 26-gauge galvanized steel, for 3-10-inch duct (odd) and 12-24-inch duct (even) applications. Special order 16-gauge galvanized steel is available for 16-24-inch ducts. Extended manufacturing time may be required.
Chuck Russ, Sales Manager
Metal Zinc, LLC
About Metal Zinc:
Founded in 2015, Metal Zinc manufactures a competitive line of quality, economical HVAC sheet metal products and accessories for the single family, multi-family and commercial contractor. Metal Zinc has a 60,000 sq. ft. facility in Houston, which uses the latest in manufacturing technology. All Metal Zinc products are sold exclusively through HVAC distributors, offering them and their customers several new and cutting-edge innovative products. High quality. Low cost. People who care. That’s Metal Zinc.
September 3, 2018
Chuck Russ Joins Metal Zinc as Sales Manager
(Houston, TX) – Houston-based HVAC&R manufacturer Metal Zinc LLC has hired Chuck Russ as its national sales manager. Mr. Russ has previously worked as vice president of sales and marketing for global entity Goodman Manufacturing, and has also had sales and marketing roles at Standard Supply and ACR Supply. Overall, Russ’s career experience accounts for more than 30 years of history in the heating and air conditioning business.
According to Ryan Walsh, president of Metal Zinc, Russ has been an effective point man for his company’s sales team.
“Chuck Russ has brought us a wealth of knowledge and has been crucial in directing the sales team in a focused and effective manner,” says Walsh. “Since joining the company in January, he’s been helping Metal Zinc develop effective and long-lasting partnerships with our customers.”
Russ has been instrumental in developing Metal Zinc’s marketing, and has recently spearheaded creation of the company’s website and online presence, which will offer distributors an opportunity to access special promotions on a monthly or weekly basis.
“Our product line at Metal Zinc continues to grow and because of our lean manufacturing, we can offer significant deals to wholesale customers.” says Russ. “Our goal is to deliver quality products and superior service to HVAC&R distributors that enables them to make more money. We encourage them to call us first on the metal products they need. If it’s something that we currently manufacture, we will save them money.”
Metal Zinc warehouses a large inventory in its 60,000 square-foot manufacturing facility in Houston, and offers a weekly delivery run to major cities in Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana. Distributors using this service can order the products they need “just in time” rather than purchasing an entire truckload that ties up resources. Delivery of any order totaling $1,500 or more is free to these areas.
Chuck Russ, Sales Manager
Metal Zinc LLC
[email protected] or 281-630-0224
About Metal Zinc:
Founded in 2015, Metal Zinc manufactures a competitive line of high quality, low cost HVAC sheetmetal products and accessories for the single family, multi-family and commercial contractor. Metal Zinc has a 60,000 sq. ft. facility in Houston which uses the latest in manufacturing technology. All Metal Zinc products are sold exclusively through HVAC distributors, offering them and their customers a number of new and cutting edge innovative products. High quality. Low cost. Superior service. People who care. That’s Metal Zinc.