Posted February 6, 2020

Grabber partners with ClarkDietrich to offer Strait-Flex corner bead products

The Strait-Flex product line includes Paper-Faced Composite and Full-Composite Corner Beads and Trims.

Two market leaders serving the drywall industry have joined forces: Grabber Construction Products has partnered with ClarkDietrich to offer the Strait-Flex product line across the United States.

Grabber can now supply dealers with a more complete range of corner bead and trim products. ClarkDietrich Strait-Flex products are an excellent addition to our product line of high performance bead and trim products, which can now be efficiently combined onto a single pallet.

New Composite Corner Beads and Trims
The Strait-Flex product line includes Paper-Faced Composite and Full-Composite Corner Beads and Trims to round out the Grabber product offerings.

“Grabber is one of the most respected building product distributors in the industry and we are excited to partner with them to make the Strait-Flex brand of products more accessible to drywall contractors around the country,” said Jim Wielinga, Director of Sales and Marketing for ClarkDietrich – Finishing Systems. “We believe this is an ideal partnership for us to help drive the growth and adoption of the Strait-Flex product line.”

“We are excited to add more quality products to our corners and trims offering. The Strait-Flex brand has a history of innovation and quality and the opportunity to work with ClarkDietrich to distribute their products is a great fit,” says Ryan Gross, Director of Product Management for Grabber Construction Products. “These are excellent products and Grabber now makes it more convenient for our customers to combine a wider variety of corner finishing products directly with our extensive range of fasteners, accessories and tools.”

Another Line of Professional Products Available Through Grabber

The ClarkDietrich Strait-Flex line of corner bead products adds to the Grabber’s professional line of construction products, an international distributor of quality products for construction professionals. The Grabber family of products includes premium fasteners and fastening systems for wood, metal and drywall applications in the commercial and residential construction markets. Grabber also distributes a wide range of proprietary tools, accessories, equipment, and building materials to the construction industry.

About ClarkDietrich

ClarkDietrich Building Systems offers a comprehensive lineup of steel construction products and services across the United States and abroad. Using cold-formed steel, ClarkDietrich manufactures innovative products for interior framing, interior finishing, exterior framing, floor and roof framing, as well as clips, connectors, metal lath, barrier mesh and accessories.

Formed in 2011 through the combination of two established market leaders—Clarkwestern Building Systems and Dietrich Metal Framing—ClarkDietrich is in an unprecedented position to help you bring change to the built environment.

Download complete product details about the ClarkDietrich Strait-Flex corner beads and trims at To request more information solutions, contact or call 800-477-TURN (8876).