Metal Roofing News

General news relevant to the metal roofing industry.

MORIN Names Faulk For Marketing

Morin, a Kingspan Group Company, has announced the hiring of Peter Faulk as its marketing manager. He will be charged with invigorating electronic content for architects, developing systems for managing and disseminating electronic media and ideas to sales and clients, managing ad campaigns, sales support systems, trade shows and events, social media channels and...

Dynamic Fastener Releases Newest Hand Guide

Dynamic Fastener just released the newest version of its popular Tool and Fastener Hand Guide. This one-of-a-kind gem provides many answers to common and uncommon issues that arise in the metal roofing industry. The 132-page, full color publication, provides clear and concise answers to questions pertaining to fastener applications, engineering data, availability of types,...

Charles Antis Honored By Alzheimer’s Orange County

Charles Antis, founder and CEO of Antis Roofing and Waterproofing, was recently named a Corporate Partner Honoree at the Alzheimer’s Orange County (AOC) 19th annual fundraiser gala. Antis, a longtime philanthropist, was honored for his dedicated volunteer work and partnership with AOC. “Charles’s efforts on behalf of Alzheimer’s Orange County knows no bounds,” said...

DECRA Roofing Systems Celebrates 60 Years In Stone-Coated Steel Roofing

DECRA Roofing Systems, Inc., the company that invented the stone-coated steel roofing category and remains its leading manufacturer, is celebrating 60 years of excellence in successfully protecting residential and light commercial projects. Since 1957, DECRA roofing products have combined strength and durability with classic style and design versatility to withstand some of the harshest...

Three-Tier Metal Roof Disguises Mass Of New Oklahoma School

The expansive new 500-student pre-K thru 4th grade Heritage Elementary School in Tahlequah, Oklahoma, was greatly needed by its growing community. The project, designed by Crafton Tull in Tulsa, features a curving spine element that provides the main circulation corridor off of which three major classroom “fingers” radiate. A defining entry area of the...

2017 IRE Has Largest Show In Its 62-Year History

The roofing industry was booming with energy and excitement as a record number of attendees filled the sold-out show floor at the 2017 International Roofing Expo (IRE). Taking place from March 1-3, 2017, in Las Vegas, Nevada, the annual tradeshow and conference drew a total attendance of 11,273 roofing construction professionals. “This was an...

2018 IRE Issues Call for Presentations Proposals    

The 2018 International Roofing Expo (IRE) is seeking researchers, educators, consultants, technical experts and industry leaders to share their knowledge and business expertise as presenters for the educational conference program. Taking place February 6-8, 2018, at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, Louisiana, the educational program conference presents the latest trends...

Selling Fire Safety

Fire Safety is a metal roofing benefit that many salespeople fail to discuss. If the home is not located in a fire-prone area, they assume that the homeowner won’t be motivated by the fire safety of a metal roof. But, like anything, the reality is that they will be motivated once they understand the importance...