Reroofing

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

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

TFC releases Market Specific Product Catalogs

Triangle Fastener Corporation has released three Market Specific Product Catalogs that provide details on a full line of products for specific construction applications. The new line-up of catalogs include: Metal Roofing/Building; Low Slope (Flat) Roofing; and Interior/Drywall construction industries. Each catalog provides product details on a wide variety of fasteners, sealants,...

McElroy Metal Makes 138T Shingle Recover Brochure Available For Download

McElroy Metal announces the download availability of its new brochure, 138T Shingle Recover System. The 138T symmetrical standing seam panel offers ease of installation, the ability to replace individual panels, unmatched wind uplift resistance and improved weathertightness. This innovative system requires no tear-off and disposal of the existing roof, no underlayment...

High Tech Roofing Brings Energy Efficiency To DoD

The nation’s largest energy user, the Department of Defense (DoD), is learning how to transform some of its 577,500 buildings and structures into state-of-art energy-saving powerhouses, by retrofitting old buildings with new high-tech roofing systems. In partnership with the Metal Construction Association (MCA) and the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National...