Royal Building Products Celect Cellular composite siding launches in 2019 with availability in 7- or 5-inch smooth panel profiles connected by an interlocking joint system. Features include a Kynar Aquatec coating designed to resist chipping, flaking, mold, and mildew. royalbuildingproducts.com
The LeakSmart Snap is a whole-home system that detects water leaks or pipe-freezing temperatures, shuts off the home’s supply, and alerts homeowners via a smart device in less than 5 seconds. It installs quickly, the company says, without the need to cut into the main water supply line. A Hub extends the protection, even during power outages.