Metal Roofing News

General news relevant to the metal roofing industry.

Western Roofing Expo 2019—Request For Presentations

With the ever-increasing popularity of the Western Roofing Expo and its educational seminars, we are making a call to all public speakers: apply to teach a seminar at the upcoming Western Roofing Expo 2019 in Las Vegas! We believe the quality of our membership provides a valuable knowledge base to tap into, driving even...

Malco Products, SBC, Provides Six-Figure Support for Trade Education Programs

Malco annually donates more than $130,000 of in-kind tools and apparel to skilled trade education programs across the country Malco Products, SBC, the nation’s leading manufacturer of high-quality, American-made tools for professional use, has a history of providing significant support to the technical education community across the United States and that tradition...

METALCON Announces Its 2018 Keynote Speakers & Show Highlights

METALCON 2018, the metal construction industry’s largest international event for metal construction products, technologies and solutions, announces its keynote speakers, major show highlights and a total new format for its annual tradeshow and conference taking place in Charlotte, North Carolina, from Wednesday, Oct. 10–Friday, Oct. 12. METALCON’s commitment to the industry...

ABC Supply Co. Inc. Opens Branch in Milton, Delaware

Professional contractors in Sussex County to benefit from easier access to products, support. The nation’s largest wholesale distributor of exterior building products, ABC Supply Co. Inc., opened its second location in Delaware. The new branch is located at 25414 Primehook Road, Suite 300, in Milton. ABC Supply’s other Delaware branch is...

Custom Green Snap-Lock Roof Adds Signature Look To New Cabela’s Store

Design for the new Cabela’s store in Gainesville, Virginia, reflects the company’s well-known lodge-inspired theme featuring high ceilings, raw exposed wood, stone masonry and, of course, the chain’s signature green roof. In this case, more than 20,000 square feet of Petersen’s 22-gauge Snap-Clad panels finished in custom color East Georgia Green...

Girls Learn About Metal Roofing Installation & Careers in Construction      

Let’s Build Construction Camp for Girls is a program designed for high school age girls to attend a free week-long camp to explore the construction trades, architecture, engineering, and construction materials manufacturing through hands-on experiences and field trips.   The second annual camp was held the week of July 9th at the Associated Builders and Contractors...

McElroy Metal Opens New Manufacturing Facility In Missouri

To meet the needs of a growing customer base, McElroy Metal opened its 13th U.S. manufacturing facility in Diamond, Missouri, this summer. “I look forward to servicing customers from here,” says Billy Howell, operations manager at the new Diamond manufacturing facility. “McElroy Metal has had a service center in this location...

What To Consider Before Buying A Metal Roof

Popular in some areas, but only emerging in other areas, metal roofs are a wonderful roofing option that is often overlooked. Take a moment to investigate, however, and you’ll see why metal roofs are worth considering when time comes to build a new home or roof repair. Wear & Tear Metal...

MRA Announces Partnership With Today’s Homeowner To Support Metal Roofing Demand Among Consumers

The Metal Roofing Alliance (MRA) announced that it is partnering with Today’s Homeowner, hosted by Emmy-nominated home improvement expert Danny Lipford, this season to help promote the benefits of metal roofing nationwide. The partnership, which includes television and radio exposure on more than 200 local stations in Today’s Homeowner’s nationally-syndicated markets,...