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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 »

Posted in Construction Industry News, Featured Magazine, Green Building, Green Products, Green Projects, Low Rise Construction, Metal Builder, Metal building systems, Metal Buildings, Metal Roofing, Metal Roofing Magazine, Metal Roofing News, Metal Shingles, Products, RB February 2014, Recyclable, Renewable, Rural Builder Green, Rural Builder Magazine | Tagged akzo nobel, recycling steel, Steel Dynamics, Valspar | Leave a comment

Check out the newly updated Rural Builder Buyers’ Guide – Free online!

An annual tradition here at Rural Builder is the release of the newest edition of the Rural Builder Buyer’s Guide. The Rural Builder Buyers’ Guide is a go-to source for all things post-frame and steel-frame construction supplies for builders in … Read more »

Posted in Building Components, Business and Management, Doors & Windows, Fasteners, Gutter Products, Horse Barn Products, Horse Barns, In the Industry, Industry Experts, Low Rise Construction, Metal Builder, Metal building systems, Metal Buildings, Metal Shingles, New Products, Post Frame, Post Frame Products, Product Guides, Products, RB October 2013, Roll Formers, Roofing Products, Rural Builder Green, Rural Builder Magazine, SIPs/ICFs, Supplier News, Tools and Jobsite Equipment, Top Products, Underlayments, Vertical Panels | Tagged construction supplies, metal buildings, post frame, rural builder buyers guide | Leave a comment

Metal vs. Mother Nature: Wind-driven rain

ATAS International

- By Jim Austin – Manufacturers place a heavy emphasis on proper installation to prevent water infiltration even during the worst storms Metal roofing stands up to the forces of nature as well as or better than any type of … Read more »

Posted in Featured News, Metal Roofing, Metal Roofing Magazine, Metal Roofing News, Metal Shingles, MR October/November 2013, Products, Roofing Products | Tagged Architectural Testing Inc, ATAS International, Chad Buhrman, metal roofing, TAS-100 | Leave a comment

METALCON International makes metal first in construction

METALCON offers the latest equipment, materials, tools, software, accessories, technology and expertise to complete each stage of construction with metal. Now in its 23rd year, METALCON remains the only annual event for every type of metal construction need. The METALCON … Read more »

Posted in Business and Management, Commercial/Institutional, Construction Industry News, Events, In the Industry, Metal building systems, Metal Roofing, Metal Roofing Magazine, Metal Roofing News, Metal Shingles, Metalcon, New Products, Products, RB September 2013, Reroofing, Residential, Roofing Products, Rural Builder Magazine, Solar, Supplier News | Tagged metal construction, METALCON 2013, metalcon international | Leave a comment

MBCEA to form new chapters

One of the first things Gary Smith did when he was appointed president of the Metal Building Contractors and Erectors Association was issue a call for more chapters. Chapters are the perfect forum for MBCEA to come together for professional … Read more »

Posted in Business and Management, Commercial/Institutional, Construction Industry News, In the Industry, Industry Experts, Low Rise Construction, Metal Builder, Metal building systems, Metal Buildings, Metal Roofing, Metal Roofing Magazine, Metal Roofing News, Metal Shingles, Products, Reroofing, Residential, Rural Builder Magazine, Supplier News | Tagged MBCEA, Metal Building Contractors and Erectors Association, new MBCEA chapters | Leave a comment

TAMKO adds ‘River Rock Brown’ to MetalWorks color options

TAMKO Building Products, Inc. has taken the trusted strength and growing popularity of MetalWorks steel shingles one step further with the addition of a new color. StoneCrest Slate is now available in River Rock Brown in addition to the popular … Read more »

Posted in Commercial/Institutional, Metal Roofing, Metal Roofing Magazine, Metal Roofing News, Metal Shingles, Products, Reroofing, Residential, Supplier News | Tagged MetalWorks, River Rock Brown, Tamko Building Products | Leave a comment

TAMKO offers EagleView Technologies roof measurement tool

TAMKO Building Products Inc. has teamed up with EagleView Technologies to offer a new aerial measurement tool to contractors enrolled in TAMKO’s Pro Certified Contractor program. Contractors will now be able to offer professional and customized roof measurement reports to … Read more »

Posted in Commercial/Institutional, Metal Roofing, Metal Roofing Magazine, Metal Roofing News, Metal Shingles, Products, Reroofing, Residential, Supplier News | Tagged EagleView Technologies, Metal Shingles, Tamko Building Products | Leave a comment

Cover Story: Metal Shingles, the standing seam alternative

Metal Roofing Magazine June 2013

These products are certainly helping drive the growth of metal  / Metal shingles. They are manufactured to provide a unique look in a durable, energy-efficient, recyclable roofing product. Believe it or not, there are consumers out there who want all … Read more »

Posted in Commercial/Institutional, Featured Magazine, Metal Roofing, Metal Roofing Magazine, Metal Shingles, MR-June/July 2013, Products, Reroofing, Residential | Tagged EDCO, metal roofing, Metal Shingles, TAMKO | Leave a comment

F+W Trade Division gives Red Cross donation for Project Sandy

The Trade Division at F+W Media has donated $2,240 to the American Red Cross through its Project Sandy effort. F+W Media, owners of Rural Builder, Frame Building News, Metal Roofing Magazine and other Trade and special interest properties, established a … Read more »

Posted in Building Components, Commercial/Institutional, Construction Industry News, Doors & Windows, Fasteners, Gutter Products, Low Rise Construction, Metal Builder, Metal building systems, Metal Buildings, Metal Roofing, Metal Shingles, Post Frame, Post Frame Products, Product Guides, Products, Reroofing, Residential, Roofing Products, Rural Builder Magazine, Supplier News, Underlayments, Vertical Panels | Tagged building resources, f+w media, hurricane sandy, project sandy, superstorm sandy | Leave a comment

2013 Idea Book- A product guide for metal roofing projects

The ninth edition of “the idea book” is still the only publication of its kind, presenting the environmental benefits and unlimited design possibilities of metal roofing through practical applications. The intent of “the idea book” is to demonstrate the many … Read more »

Posted in Commercial/Institutional, Idea Book, Metal Roofing, Metal Roofing Magazine, Metal Roofing News, Metal Shingles, Products, Reroofing, Residential, Solar | Tagged ATAS, EDCO, mcelroy metal, metal roofing, Metal Sales, Metal Shingles, TAMKO | Leave a comment