The Best Sheet Metal Screws for Your Toolkit | Malco Tool Talk

13th September 2021 • Categories: HVAC, Products

Don’t settle for less than the best sheet metal screws. In 1976, the industry-leading Malco Zip-in® screws were introduced into the marketplace. Considered by many as the top screw choice for HVAC metal ductwork, these superior screws offer faster driving and greater capacity for fastening heavier gauges of sheet metal than any other self-piercing type. […]

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Seven Time-Saving Gutter Installation Tools

17th August 2021 • Categories: Gutter Outlet Tools, Made in USA

Owning a home comes with its own set of rewards and challenges. You have your personal space to live and thrive, but regular maintenance, such as replacing worn gutters and repairing damaged siding, is the key to making sure that your home withstands the test of time. With the colder months along the horizon, fall […]

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A Story of North American Manufacturing: Malco Founder Mark Keymer

22nd July 2021 • Categories: HVAC, Made in USA, Malco Company

Innovation. Quality. Efficiency. Three facets of Malco Founder Mark Keymer’s legacy that all of our employee-owners honor to this day. To help tell Mark’s unique story of North American manufacturing, let’s rewind back in time to when it all started. The 1950s began a wave of rapid change and consumer prosperity, as the Great Depression […]

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Best Technician Tools for Beginners in the Trades

23rd June 2021 • Categories: Autobody Tools, HVAC, Malco Company, Products, Vinyl Siding

Just starting your career in the trades? Malco wishes you nothing but the best moving forward! Committed to serving the trades, we believe in offering top-quality products that work hard, enhance performance, and stand up to years of real-world use on the job. If you are going into the industries of heating, ventilation, and air […]

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10 Great Tool Gifts for Dad Picked by Trade Pros

21st May 2021 • Categories: AV Vertical Snips, Connext-Handles, Crimpers, Eagle Grip, HVAC, Made in USA, Max Snips, Tool Gifts

Perhaps he taught you how to play a sport or coached your little league team. Maybe he vetted your dates or talked you through some challenges during your teenage years. With Father’s Day around the corner, you may be wondering how to express your appreciation for the support your dad has given you throughout your […]

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New Malco Eagle Grip® Locking Pliers & C-Clamps Built by American Innovation

4th May 2021 • Categories: Construction, Eagle Grip, HVAC, Made in USA, Malco Company, New Product, Products

Handcrafted in the heartland of DeWitt, Nebraska, Malco is thrilled to unveil our new lines of Eagle Grip Locking Pliers and C-Clamps. It’s been over a decade since the former Vise-Grip® pliers factory shut down and moved its operations overseas, so we’re proud to bring back tool manufacturing jobs to this city. However, we didn’t […]

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Malco’s Corporate Sustainability Initiatives: Minimizing Our Environmental Impact

22nd April 2021 • Categories: Made in USA, Malco Company

At Malco, we strive to continuously reduce our impact on the planet. In honor of Earth Day, we wanted to highlight the various corporate sustainability initiatives that we’ve integrated into our daily operations. From converting to LED lighting to utilizing local suppliers and recycling materials, Malco has supported environmentally friendly business practices for years. Follow […]

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Keeping Jobs in America with Eagle Grip®

14th April 2021 • Categories: Eagle Grip, Made in USA, Malco Company, New Product

Although manufacturing is critically important to our national economy, several companies throughout the years have completely outsourced their operations overseas to save on product and labor costs, despite the repercussions. Malco thinks differently. For decades, Malco has been manufacturing quality tools of the trade at our Annandale, MN headquarters. As an employee-owned Specific Benefit Corporation […]

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The Best Saw Blades & Hole Saws for Smooth, Sharp Cuts

16th March 2021 • Categories: Construction, Fiber Cement, Products

At Malco, we know that quality tools help get the job done right. When it comes to cutting wood, vinyl, fiber cement, steel, and more, having the best saw blades and hole saws on hand can help you achieve the results you want the first time. As a leading manufacturer of tools of the trade, […]

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Fiberglass Duct Tool Faves: Malco FasGroov® Line

17th February 2021 • Categories: Fiberglass Duct Work, HVAC

As the nation’s leading manufacturer of HVAC “tools of the trade,” Malco is pleased to offer complete solutions for the professional fabrication of all brands of 1” or 1-1/2” fiberglass duct board. First introduced in 1989, the Malco FasGroov system quickly became a massive success in the HVAC market. This unique line of specialty fiberglass […]

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