Reroofing

News, features and products related to reroofing in the metal roofing industry.

McElroy Metal Introduces New Metal Roofing Profile

The Milan Shingle from McElroy Metal offers a new metal roofing option for homeowners and commercial building owners seeking an attractive and durable roofing solution. The 29-gauge Milan Shingle is available in eight PVDF colors as well as seven PVDF Designer Prints that simulate Cedar Shake and Slate. McElroy offers a complete system, including...

Mule-Hide Introduces Silicone Roof Coating System

The new Silicone Roof Coating System from Mule-Hide Products Co. Inc. extends the life of aging roofs, ensuring that they continue delivering watertight, energy efficient performance while significantly delaying the day when tear-offs—with the associated cost, landfill waste and disruption to building occupants—are needed. The system can be used to restore and repair metal,...

ATAS International Introduces Its Isoleren Insulated Metal Panels

ATAS International, Inc. is proud to announce the addition of Isoleren, their series of insulated metal panels, to their extensive product line. Insulated metal panels are being used more frequently in the construction of buildings for several reasons, including the fact that they are installed as a single element, which allows for faster building completion in...

MRA Sponsoring 2-Day Boot Camp at METALCON

12 Easy Steps to Closing More Sales of Residential Metal Roofing As part of its ongoing education series, the Metal Roofing Alliance (MRA) will be sponsoring a two-day “Boot Camp” seminar at the 2015 METALCON show in Tampa, Florida. This intensive program will focus on selling residential metal roofing using MRA’s In-Home Selling system....

Where two roofs meet

-By Oliver Witte – Proper engineering is needed to prevent potential collapse from snow load. Consulting engineer William Lotz, P.E., Acton, Maine, tells the story of the unsuspecting contractor who put up a building 12 feet high. Everything was fine until the owner’s plans changed and a second contractor was called upon to attach...

Metal Roofing Delivers Peak Performance Across Colorado

Last year, the state of Colorado endured a horrific storm. In what would subsequently be termed the eighth most expensive hailstorm in Colorado’s history, the Sept. 29 deluge of golf ball-sized hail resulted in an estimated $213.3 million in the Denver metropolitan area in property damage. The outbreak was so punishing that wood shake,...

ATAS International To Host Open House Oct. 2

ATAS International, Inc., will host an open house at its manufacturing facility located at 6612 Snowdrift Road, Allentown, Pennsylvania, to celebrate Manufacturing Day. The event will be held on Friday, October 2, 2015, with two programs open to the members of the Greater Lehigh Valley area community; one begins at 9 AM and the...

Merchant & Evans, Roofinox Offer Customers Unique Roofing Products

Merchant & Evans, Inc., the Burlington, New Jersey-based manufacturer of premium metal roofing systems and Roofinox America of Tinton Falls, New Jersey, recently announced a strategic alliance to provide the Roofinox line of stainless steel and tin-plated (terne-coated) metal roofing materials to Merchant & Evans customers in the United States and Canada. With the...

NCCA offers free downloadable “Tool Kits” on coil coating process

Cleveland, Ohio—The National Coil Coating Association (NCCA) offers more than 20 free educational “Tool Kits” in PDF format written by industry experts on the coil coating process. The Tool Kits are comprehensive yet easily understood papers that address popular topics related to prepainted metal and the process. Some examples include: “Coil Coating Topcoat Systems,”...