Residential

News and features related to residential projects in the metal roofing industry.

Advanced Architectural offers new product line and redesigned website

Advanced Architectural has a new product line and a re-designed website. Newly offered are snap lock panels, radius and u-panels. Snap Lock Panels is a great choice for commercial and some residential structures.  Numerous choices make for installation in almost … Read more »

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MFM Ultra HT Wind & Water Seal receives Miami-Dade approval

Coshocton, OH: MFM Building Products, a manufacturer of a full envelope of waterproofing and weather barrier products for the building industry, recently announced that its Ultra HT Wind & Water Seal™ high temperature roofing underlayment has been formally approved by … Read more »

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LMCurbs reaches 20-year milestone as strategic distributor for S-5!

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO. — S-5!®, the well-respected authority on attachment technology for the metal roofing industry, is proud to announce its twenty-year association with LMCurbs®, the single-source supplier of top-of-the-line metal roofing accessories. Impressively, LMCurbs has sold over eight million … Read more »

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What’s New with Metal Shingles?

Metal Roofing Magazine Feb/March 2014 cover

By Sharon Glorioso – With the proliferation of metal roofing companies, today there are more metal roofing materials, styles, colors and manufacturers to choose from than ever before. To hold their own in the industry, companies are producing additional kinds … Read more »

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S-5! unveils two new attachment systems

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO. —  S-5!®, the well-respected international authority on ancillary attachment technology for the metal roofing industry, is proud to announce its two newest innovations: The X-Gard™ pipe snow retention system and the S-5! Utility System. Both systems can … Read more »

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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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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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iPad App Takes Guesswork Out of Your Roof Choices

Don’t guess what your home will look like – use Union’s free metal roof visualizer app before you buy! MyMetalRoof lets you visualize your home with a metal roof quickly and easily! Simply upload a photo of your home, follow … Read more »

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2014 is the time to purchase equipment, grow your business

- Roll forming machinery a strong investment with improving economy – TORONTO – It’s a new year and the economic indicators are more positive than they have been in quite some time. New construction is up, renovations are up. Even … Read more »

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PFMI Update: Study reveals post-frame’s growth will be in non-ag markets

PFMI looks for growth in 2014 and beyond – By John Ryan, NFBA Director of Market Development – A recent study commissioned by NFBA forecasts that the post-frame industry will grow 35 percent by the end of 2017. That sounds … Read more »

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