the idea book for metal roofing

2012 The Idea Book Product Guide for Metal Roofers

The eighth 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 possibilities of architectural metal roofing and showcase the products that make it all possible—many...

2012 Idea Book: Exotic Metals for Metal Roofs

Umicore/VM Zinc VM Zinc offers self-healing materials that naturally develop a protective layer or patina as they age. Scratches and imperfections seem to vanish as the patina develops. Color consistency is an issue due to the fact the material is not man made, but is extracted from the earth as a raw material then...

2012 Idea Book: Underlayments for Metal Roofs

InterWrap Titanium synthetic roofing underlayments are designed for sloped roofing applications. Eleven years of research and development has resulted in the most advanced synthetic underlayments available in the industry. If your roofing project demands a premium 50-year warranty underlayment for high quality long life roofing, a safe and comfortable walking surface, a peel &...

2012 Idea Book: Standing Seam Panels for Metal Roofs

ATAS International ATAS offers four standing-seam profiles. Dutch Seam is a structural continuous panel with an integral seam; Field-Lok is a mechanically seamed system; PC Snap-On System is a non-structural system with a seam that snaps over the clips and fasteners, concealing the fastening system; and Eco-Seam is a one-piece, positive-locking, clip less, standing-seam...

2012 Idea Book: Solar Solutions for Metal Roofs

Drexel Metals Drexel solar roof systems enhance the standard metal roof with a renewable energy solar power system that is durable, beautiful and functional. Drexel’s approach is different … as its DM-ARM members are able to purchase the PV products at discounted cost. Drexel Metals takes care of the system design, ROI calculations, training...

2012 Idea Book: Snow Retention for Metal Roofs

Levi’s Nails & Screws New! Levi’s SnowDefender line welcomes Buster. He is a clear polycarbonate lexan 103-112 (3/16-inch thick) commercial grade snow guard for applications where minimal visibility and tough holding power is needed. Buster is UV stable, heavy duty and mountable with screws or adhesive. Patent Pending. S-5! Solutions The patented S-5! clamps...

2012 Idea Book: Metal Roofing Retrofit

  ATAS International Any of ATAS’ roofing profiles are ideally suited for retrofit projects. The installation can be made easier with minimal disruption by using ATA-Frame. The framing system can be applied to almost any existing building or roof, and it is compatible with ATAS’ metal roofing profiles. ATA-Frame is lightweight, easy to install...

2012 Idea Book – Metal Shingles

DECRA Roofing Systems All DECRA stone-coated steel profiles have a 50-year limited warranty, a 120-mph wind warranty and Class 4 impact resistance. Offering six profiles, including three with hidden fasteners, DECRA is available in a variety of uniquely blended colors. Villa Tile, Shake XD and Shingle are easy to install using DECRA’s “Cut &...

2012 Idea Book: Jobsite/In-House Equipment for Metal Roofers

Englert Inc. Designed by Englert’s own machine experts, its comprehensive line of machines is time tested and proven in the field. Englert’s multi-panel machine offers the capability to run 10 different panel configurations. And there are 11 fixed-position roll forming machines, three electric panel seamers and two panel curving machines to choose from. Englert...

2012 Idea Book – Metal Roofing Fasteners

Dynamic Fasteners Dynamic Fastener brand self-drilling screws are available for stitching and sheet-to-structural applications. Dynamic offers clip screws that require a low clearance head when fastening to steel or wood. Fasteners are available in stainless steel and with the Dyna-Coat 1,000 hour salt spray premium coating. Fenderhead Fasteners, #14 self-drilling T-5 fasteners from 1-1/2...