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Roofers: Who are your favorite suppliers?

Metal of Honor

  Each year Metal Roofing Magazine honors those suppliers that receive the most votes from roofing contractors for the quality of products and services they offer. While the magazine presents the awards, we can’t do it without your help! We … Read more »

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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 »

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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 »

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2013 Idea Book – retrofit suppliers for metal roofing

ATAS International Increasing its efforts on the importance of energy efficient building envelope technology, ATAS offers multiple metal roofing retrofit systems. The retrofit profiles include Dutch Seam, Field-Lok and Scan Roof due to their structural capacity. These panel systems can … Read more »

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2013 Idea Book – Snow retention product suppliers for metal roofs

Dynamic Fastener ColorGard mounts to standing seam panels with the patented S-5 clamp. No holes in the panel. No Glue. Installs in minutes, anytime of year, with holding strength of up to six times that of other snow guards. Patented … Read more »

Posted in Building Components, Commercial/Institutional, Fasteners, Idea Book, Metal Roofing, Metal Roofing Magazine, Metal Roofing News, Metal Shingles, Product Guides, Products, Reroofing, Residential, Roll Formers, Roofing Products, Solar, Supplier News, Tools and Jobsite Equipment, Underlayments | Tagged metal roof, metal roofing, metal roofing magazine, Metal Shingles, standing seam roofing, Underlayments | Leave a comment

2013 Idea Book – Standing seam metal roofing products guide

  ABC (American Building Components) Among the panels offered by ABC is the SL-16, one of its most popular residential concealed fastener panels. ABC also offers nine through-fastener profiles and 61 standard trim shapes in contemporary colors. The exposed fastener … Read more »

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2013 Idea Book – Underlayments

  Englert Inc. Englert’s HT Underlayment features a black non-woven polyester topside. The new self-adhering, slip resistant product is 100 percent UV protected, heat reflective and good for an industry-leading 90 days of exposure. The high tensile strength underlayment comes … Read more »

Posted in Commercial/Institutional, Fasteners, Idea Book, Metal Roofing, Metal Roofing Magazine, Metal Roofing News, Metal Shingles, New Products, Product Guides, Products, Reroofing, Residential, Roll Formers, Roofing Products, Solar, Tools and Jobsite Equipment, Underlayments | Tagged metal roof, metal roofing, metal roofing magazine, Metal Shingles, standing seam roofing, Underlayments | Leave a comment

2013 Idea Book – Solar supplies for metal roofing

ATAS International ATA-Solar is a thin-film solar laminate that is applied to a standing seam metal roof to generate renewable solar power from ATAS International. ATA-Solar comes in a variety of systems from 1.5kW to 120kW, and the laminate is … Read more »

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New Products: Sno Gem snow guard guide

Sno Gem has snow guards for every type of roof system. Here is a guide to its newer products for what system works best for your roofing needs. DIAMOND GUARD – For Slate, Shingle, Spanish, French, Concrete, Clay and Synthetic … Read more »

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2012 Builder Block: Show-Me State favorites

Everlast Roofing

Missouri is known as the Show-Me State and 21 companies did just that at the Frame Building Expo in St. Louis in a special Builder Block area. Visitors to the area could vote for their favorite products or line of … Read more »

Posted in Builder Blocks, Building Components, Featured News, In the Industry, Industry Honors, New Products, Post Frame Products, Product Guides, Products, RB May 2012, Roofing Products, Rural Builder Magazine, Supplier News, Tools and Jobsite Equipment | Tagged aj manufacuring, builder block, Everlast Roofing, frame building expo, Sno Gem | Leave a comment