Idea Book

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2013 Idea Book – Standing seam metal roofing products guide

  ABC (American Building Components) Among the panels offered by ABC is the SL-16, one of its most popular residential concealed fastener panels. ABC also offers nine through-fastener profiles and 61 standard trim shapes in contemporary colors. The exposed fastener profiles include Rugged Rib, Regal Rib, Ameri-Drain, Imperial Rib, Perma-Clad, 7/8-inch...

2013 Idea Book – Underlayments

  Englert Inc. Englert’s HT Underlayment features a black non-woven polyester topside. The new self-adhering, slip resistant product is 100 percent UV protected, heat reflective and good for an industry-leading 90 days of exposure. The high tensile strength underlayment comes in two configurations. Englert Premium Roofing Underlayment is a 100 percent...

2013 Idea Book – Solar supplies for metal roofing

ATAS International ATA-Solar is a thin-film solar laminate that is applied to a standing seam metal roof to generate renewable solar power from ATAS International. ATA-Solar comes in a variety of systems from 1.5kW to 120kW, and the laminate is applied to the standing seam roof in a factory controlled environment....

2013 Idea Book – Metal Roofing fasteners and clips

Dynamic Fastener Dynamic Fastener brand self-drilling screws are available for stitching and sheet-to-structural applications. Dynamic offers clip screws that require a low clearance head when fastening to steel or wood. Fasteners are available in stainless steel and with the Dyna-Coat 1,000 hour salt spray premium coating. Fenderhead Fasteners, #14 self-drilling T-5...

Register now for Greenbuild 2012

Registration is now open for the U.S. Green Building Council‘s annual Greenbuild International Conference and Expo. Taking place this year in San Francisco, Calif. at the Moscone Center, Greenbuild is the world’s largest conference and expo dedicated to green building. Record attendance of 35,000 is anticipated from across the green building...

Metal Roofing idea book 2012

“the idea book” 2012 metal roofing showcase

Metal roofing has come a long way and “the idea book” is a tribute to that progress. This is our eighth edition of “the idea book” and featured in the pages are 26 manufacturers who showcase their best work so architects, specifiers and roofers like you reach out and let them...

2012 The Idea Book Product Guide for Metal Roofers

The eighth edition of “the idea book” is still the only publication of its kind, presenting the environmental benefits and unlimited design possibilities of metal roofing through practical applications. The intent of “the idea book” is to demonstrate the many possibilities of architectural metal roofing and showcase the products that make...

2012 Idea Book: Exotic Metals for Metal Roofs

Umicore/VM Zinc VM Zinc offers self-healing materials that naturally develop a protective layer or patina as they age. Scratches and imperfections seem to vanish as the patina develops. Color consistency is an issue due to the fact the material is not man made, but is extracted from the earth as a...

2012 Idea Book: Underlayments for Metal Roofs

InterWrap Titanium synthetic roofing underlayments are designed for sloped roofing applications. Eleven years of research and development has resulted in the most advanced synthetic underlayments available in the industry. If your roofing project demands a premium 50-year warranty underlayment for high quality long life roofing, a safe and comfortable walking surface,...

2012 Idea Book: Standing Seam Panels for Metal Roofs

ATAS International ATAS offers four standing-seam profiles. Dutch Seam is a structural continuous panel with an integral seam; Field-Lok is a mechanically seamed system; PC Snap-On System is a non-structural system with a seam that snaps over the clips and fasteners, concealing the fastening system; and Eco-Seam is a one-piece, positive-locking,...