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Check Out This Unique “Metal Roof”

A Metal Roofing Magazine reader recently sent in some unique photographs of how he recently used a few 5V crimp steel Fabral roof panels. Self-described as a “life-long hobby builder,” he says he has always enjoyed using traditional materials for nontraditional projects. The reader was commissioned in the Navy and has also spent 10...

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METAL ROOFERS: WHAT’S YOUR OUTLOOK FOR 2015?

To better serve your information needs, we would like to know what your industry outlook is for 2015. Please take a couple of minutes right now to complete our quick survey. Summary data we gather today will appear in the Feb/Mar 2015 issue of Metal Roofing Magazine. Any information you provide will be kept...

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Are you ready to roll your own? Metal roofing panels, that is.

More and more roofing contractors these days are answering “yes” to that question. Manufacturing independence, waste management, shipping considerations and other factors paint a compelling case for contractors looking to buy a roll former and produce their own panels. But it’s not that simple — additional manufacturing costs, employee training, warehousing and a different...

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 building owners to sell them on the idea of metal in institutional and commercial...

The Top Eproducts for Roofing, 2013

Throughout the year, Metal Roofing Magazine Product e-Guides have featured quality products from the industry’s top manufacturers. Looking back over the products from 2013, we asked our online readers to help us decide the best of the best.  Liquid Rubber The only liquid EPDM rubber in the world. Fix roof leaks right the first...

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Roofers: Who are your favorite suppliers?

  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 need you to nominate your favorite suppliers, particularly those manufacturers and distributors who provide...

2013 Idea Book – Metal Shingles Product Guide

ATAS International Get the performance of metal with a traditional look when choosing tiles, shakes and shingles from ATAS. ATAS offers stone-coated, scalloped Northern European and Spanish style tiles. Five shingle options are available, including Bermuda style shake, wood style shake, a simulated dimensional shingle, a diamond-shaped shingle and a standing-seam shingle. Available in...

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 be combined with the ATA-Frame system that can convert existing flat roofs into more...

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 VersaBracket can be used with almost any face-fastened metal panel system. The ColorGard cross-member...