Metal Roofing

MCA elects officers and board of directors at 2015 Winter Meeting

The Metal Construction Association held annual elections for its officers and board of directors at the 2015 Winter Meeting in Indian Wells, California. The 2015 Officers and Board of Directors include: •    Chair: Karl Hielscher, Metl-Span •    Chair Elect: Norbert … Read more »

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Strong jobs report boosted by construction

The U.S. construction industry added 39,000 jobs in January, including 12,700 net new nonresidential jobs, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) preliminary estimate released Feb. 6. December’s estimate was revised downward from 48,000 to 44,000 net new jobs. … Read more »

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The State Of The Industry: 2015 Looks Bright

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Most involved in the metal roofing industry are optimistic about the year ahead. The metal roofing industry had a positive year in 2014 over 2013 and most professionals in the metal roofing trade are optimistic about 2015 as well. Additionally, … Read more »

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Atlas Roofing Hires Industry Leader

Atlas Roofing Corp., an industry leader in the manufacturing of commercial and residential building materials, recently announced Tom Robertson’s role as Business Unit Manager for the Atlas Wall CI Division. He will oversee the Wall Insulation business unit and its success, including … Read more »

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Top 10 Products For Metal Roofers

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We trust our readers. When they indicate they like something, it must be a good thing. Each year in Metal Roofing Magazine, we present the most current information on a variety of products — all related to metal roofing. These … Read more »

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Houzz Joins the 2015 International Roofing Expo

Houzz, a leading online platform for home remodeling and design, will debut as an exhibitor at the 2015 International Roofing Expo [IRE], February 24-26, 2015, at the Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. Houzz will be exhibiting in … Read more »

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Battling Condensation: Determining the Best Method of Control

- By Mark Mullins, Fabral – As suppliers and installers of metal roofing, we have all likely dealt with the issue of condensation. There are several control methods available so the first consideration must be towards looking at the building … Read more »

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Petersen Metal Roof On New School Blends Well

The new International Magnet School for Global Citizenship has opened in South Windsor, Connecticut, with the mission of creating a better world through education. As part of the Capitol Region Education Council, the school will foster the education and development … Read more »

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Drexel Metals Joins Metal Roofing Alliance

Drexel Metals has joined marketing forces with other metal roofing manufacturers by signing on as a member of the Metal Roofing Alliance (MRA). The MRA was formed with the goal of educating residential consumers about the styles and benefits of … Read more »

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RCMA Merges With The RRCI

The Roof Coatings Manufacturers Association (RCMA) and the Reflective Roof Coatings Institute (RRCI) have merged together into one industry association, which will continue to advance, promote and expand the national and international market for roof coatings through education, outreach, technical … Read more »

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