copper

National historic landmark preserves its splendor by using copper

Built in 1931, the entrance canopy to New York City’s Waldorf-Astoria hotel continues to use copper-alloyed material after nearly a century  /  Located in the heart of midtown Manhattan, the Art Deco-style Waldorf-Astoria has been a symbol of elegance since the Great Depression. Known throughout the world, the 47-story luxury hotel has undergone significant...

Gutters of copper: the all-time classic!

By Anne Schade, Revere Copper Most people agree that copper rainwater goods — gutters, downspouts, conductor heads, rain-chains, etc. — add beauty and elegance to residences, commercial and institutional structures. However, in the universe of rainwater goods, copper occupies only a relatively small segment of the market. Further, the segment that copper occupies varies...