Common Misconceptions About Steel Roofs

Many people are used to seeing steel roofs on industrial buildings, which taints their perception of residential steel roofing. While steel roofing has traditionally been used for industrial buildings, it …

Benefits of Metal Roofing

Many homeowners are unaware of the different types of materials used to construct the roofs of their homes. One of the fastest growing segments of home improvement is residential metal …

5 Signs your Roof is in Need of Repair

Homeowners often overlook the task of maintaining their roof despite it being one of the most integral parts of home maintenance. Ignoring signs that repairs are needed or simply not …

Green Systems

A number of industry experts commented that green products and systems were here to stay and would become increasingly important in all market sectors. “Architects, designers and homeowners continue to …

The Metal Market

Bill Hippard, president of the Metal Roofing Alliance, expects metal roofing to gain market share. “Residential metal roofing is a $13 billion industry,” he said. “Current statistics show that the …

Why gauge numbers matter

What’s the difference between 26 gauge and 29 gauge steel? When it comes to durability, quite a bit. The lower the gauge number, the greater the thickness of the sheet …