Construction Videos

How-to’s, product features and construction videos of interest to building professionals.

Video: Making of the new Galaxy FBO at the Lone Star Executive Airport

A time lapse video published Jan 13, 2014 on YouTube by GalaxyFBO. This incredible video shows the year-long construction process of the new Galaxy FBO at the Lone Star Executive Airport (KCXO) in Conroe, Texas.

Posted in Construction Videos, Low Rise Construction, Metal Builder, Metal Buildings, Rural Builder Magazine | Tagged airport hangar, Galaxy FBO, Lone Star Executive Airport, metal building | Leave a comment

A Nashville hit! View the Best of the Frame Building Expo 2014

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The Frame Building Expo is the only national tradeshow and education event devoted exclusively to post-frame builders. Nashville has always been a popular venue for the event, and this year did not disappoint. Attendance was strong and the mood was optimistic. Didn’t make … Read more »

Posted in Building Components, Construction Industry News, Construction Videos, Doors & Windows, Fasteners, Featured News, Frame Building Expo, Frame Building News, Low Rise Construction, Post Frame, Post Frame Products, Products, Rural Builder Magazine | Tagged frame building, Frame Building Expo 2104, post frame | Leave a comment

The Best of METALCON 2013

METALCON International is recognized worldwide by metal construction professionals as the ONE metal event where the “Who’s Who” attend. The 2013 event had more action in the exhibit hall, great education programs and more to see and do than ever … Read more »

Posted in Construction Industry News, Construction Videos, Frame Building Expo, Frame Building News, International Roofing Expo, Metal Builder, Metal building systems, Metal Roofing, Metalcon | Tagged construction, metalcon international, metals | Leave a comment

Holy bat video! Istueta Roofing runs into bat colony

You never know what you’re going to run into when you tear off an old roof. Istueta Roofing was tearing off an old clay tile residential roof in south Florida with the intent of replacing it with a Galvalume standing … Read more »

Posted in Construction Videos, Metal Roofing, Metal Roofing Magazine, Metal Roofing News, MR October/November 2013, Reroofing, Residential, Roofing Products | Tagged bats under roofing, clay tile, Istueta Roofing | Leave a comment

Video: Moving a house with manpower

 We’re not sure where this takes place but this video proves that some people have the muscle to move mountains . . . or at least a house. 

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The Best of METALCON 2012 video review

Best of Metalcon 2012

Knowing our readers enjoy learning about great metal roofing products, Metal Roofing Magazine once again perused the METALCON International show floor and brought back some great video from the 2012 event. In the latest Best of METALCON 2012, you’ll hear … Read more »

Posted in Commercial/Institutional, Construction Industry News, Construction Videos, Events, Featured News, Industry Experts, Metal Builder, Metal Roofing, Metal Roofing Magazine, Metal Roofing News, Metalcon, MR October/November 2012, Reroofing, Residential, Solar | Tagged Englert, everlast metals, Graber Post Buildings, mcelroy metal, metal plus, METALCON 2012, New Tech Machinery, S-5!, SnoBar, SnoBlox SnoJax, zimmerman metals | Leave a comment

New products: Estimating metal roofing on a complex roof

EASY AS 1-2-3 to estimate metal roofing on a complex roof! 1. Order an aerial roof report from a provider using the address of the project. 2. Open the report in Roofing Manager – in 1 second! All panels, trims, … Read more »

Posted in Commercial/Institutional, Construction Industry News, Construction Videos, Metal Roofing, Metal Roofing Magazine, New Products, Products, Reroofing, Residential, Roofing Products | Tagged BizPortz, metal roofing, Roofing Manager, roofing measurement, roofing software | Leave a comment

October 2012 issue of New Products for the Contractor digital magazine just released

New Products for the Contractor Oct 2012

The October 2012 issue of New Products for the Contractor digital magazine is now available for free viewing. This issue takes a look at: An easy system for estimating metal roofing costs from BizPortz, Inc. An award-winning gutter cover from … Read more »

Posted in Construction Industry News, Construction Videos, Featured News, Gutter Products, Metal Roofing, New Products, Post Frame Products, Products, Supplier News, Tools and Jobsite Equipment | Tagged BizPortz, HMTools, Holey Moley, leak repair, new products for the contractor, perma columns, Roofing Manager, Sno Gem, swenson shear, Topps Products | Leave a comment

Metal roof saves home from wild fires!

Click here to see the video! You may already know the many benefits of metal roofing — metal roofing is durable, beautiful, energy efficient, lightweight, recyclable and versatile. It’s also able to stand up to high winds and is fire … Read more »

Posted in Construction Industry News, Construction Videos, Metal Roofing, Metal Roofing Magazine | Tagged ABC World News, Diane Sawyer, fire resistance, metal roofing | Leave a comment

The Best of METALCON International 2011

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This year’s METALCON International event is in the history books, but Metal Roofing Magazine and Rural Builder magazine have again teamed up for “The Best of METALCON 2011″. We take you onto the showroom floor to introduce you in video … Read more »

Posted in Commercial/Institutional, Construction Industry News, Construction Videos, Featured News, Metal Builder, Metal building systems, Metal Roofing, Metal Roofing Magazine, Metal Roofing News, Metal Shingles, Products, Reroofing, Residential, Roofing Products, Rural Builder Magazine, Solar, Supplier News | Tagged best of metalcon, Englert, MacSteel Service Centers, metal buildings, metal roofing, metalcon international, New Tech Machinery, rFoil/Covertech, S-5!, Samco Machinery, SnoBar, SnoBlox SnoJax, SnoGem, Steelscape, swenson shear | 1 Comment