Metal Roofing

Opus Virtual Offices Offers Roofers Opportunity

While on the roof, roofers are difficult to reach. But by having a professional receptionist answer their phones, roofing companies can now present a professional image and convert business at a higher rate than before. Traditionally, if customers are in … Read more »

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SnoBlox-Snojax Announces Release of AIA Accredited Online Course

SnoBlox-SnoJax has just released its first training course for the snow retention and metal roof industry.  With a combined 80 years of snow retention experience, the 4 course instructors have created the most comprehensive course on the subject. Pad style, … Read more »

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Metal Sales Brings New Life to Historic Building

Transit-Oriented Development Project Utilizes Metal Panels. Metal Sales roof and wall panels balance the old and new at the AB&W Building at 157 Washington Street in Boston’s Dorchester neighborhood. The former auto showroom and candy factory site was redeveloped as a mixed-use building with retail … Read more »

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2014 Metal of Honor Winners

The Metal Roofing Alliance has set a goal for metal roofing to garner 20 percent of the residential re-roofing market by the year 2020. The Metal Construction Association’s marketing program, The Metal Initiative, is taking aim at architects, specifiers and … Read more »

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Open Houses Set For March 18-19 At Englert Tenn. Field Offices

Englert, Inc. will be holding open houses for customers and prospects Tuesday, March 18 at the company’s Knoxville Field Service Center and Wednesday, March 19 at its new Nashville center. The Knoxville daylong event will be held from 8 a.m. … Read more »

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Product feature: lumber and hardware retailer depends on AceClamp ML for solar panel system

PLAINVILLE, Conn. – Koopman Lumber & Hardware, a Massachusetts retailer of lumber, hardware and other building materials and equipment, selected the FM-Approved AceClamp® ML to install a 200Kw solar panel array system on its lumber, hardware, paint and design center … Read more »

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System Protects Metal Roofs

To combat environmental conditions harmful to metal roofs, premium coil coatings manufacturer Dura Coat Products, Inc. has introduced a coastal coating system to resist corrosive environments. The formulation features PVDF-based Durapon 70 as a top coat applied over Dura Coat’s … Read more »

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Metalmaster Roofmaster Celebrates Banner Year

Metalmaster Roofmaster, Inc. is proud to celebrate yet another successful year in 2013. Despite the inherent challenges faced during this difficult economy, Metalmaster Roofmaster achieved the second largest year of gross sales revenue in its’ 36 years of doing business.  … Read more »

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RoofScreen Mfg. launches online store

RoofScreen Manufacturing is putting its entire product offering at your fingertips. RoofScreen has opened an online store at to showcase its entire line of pre-engineered modular rooftop framing systems designed to be used as equipment screens and rooftop mounting … Read more »

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Going green with steel

February 2014 Rural Builder cover

- By Sharon Thatcher -Rural builders know that a customer wants a building that serves an intended purpose and doesn’t cost a lot to own. Rarely are they asking for a “life cycle analysis” or demanding LEED compliance. But increasingly … Read more »

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