Industry Resources

Industry Resources

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Metal Roofing Systems

Fastener Compatibility with Profiled Metal Roof and Wall Panels

Fastener Compatibility with Profiled Metal Roof and Wall Panels

Profiled metal roof or wall panels rely upon mechanical fasteners to secure the components to a structure.

Comparison of Retrofit Systems

Comparison of Retrofit Systems

The goal of this paper is to compare two commonly used methods of retrofitting existing metal roofs and illustrate important design considerations.

Roof Seaming Best Practices Guide

Roof Seaming Best Practices Guide

The purpose of this guide is to familiarize personnel with procedures followed by standard troubleshooting suggestions for standard roof seaming processes.

Metal Roofing A-Z

Part 1: Metal Roofing from A (Aluminum) to Z (Zinc)

Part 1: Metal Roofing from A (Aluminum) to Z (Zinc) - History

History of roofing and its materials.

Part 2: Metal Roofing from A (Aluminum) to Z (Zinc)

Part 2: Metal Roofing from A (Aluminum) to Z (Zinc) - Metallic Coatings

The use and benefits of metallic coatings are explored.

Part 3: Metal Roofing From A (Aluminum) to Z (Zinc)

Part 3: Metal Roofing From A (Aluminum) to Z (Zinc) - Paint Finishes

The wide variety of paint finishes for metal roofs are covered.

Part 4: Metal Roofing From A (Aluminum) to Z (Zinc)

Part 4: Metal Roofing From A (Aluminum) to Z (Zinc) - Induced Finishes

Provide prospective customers with the information they need most to make an informed decision about their new roof.

Part 5: Metal Roofing From A (Aluminum) to Z (Zinc)

Part 5: Metal Roofing From A (Aluminum) to Z (Zinc) - Profile & Equipment

Discusses profiles and profiling equipment used with metal roofing.

Part 6: Metal Roofing From A (Aluminum) to Z (Zinc)

Part 6: Metal Roofing From A (Aluminum) to Z (Zinc) - Roofing Attachments

Panel attachments and "panel pinning" are looked at in this article.

Metal Roofing Maintenance

Oil Canning in Metal Roof and Metal Wall Systems

Oil Canning in Metal Roof and Metal Wall Systems

The causes and prevention of Oil Canning or elastic buckling are explored.

Air Dry Touch Up Paint Technical Document

Application Guidelines for Field-Applied Touch-up Paint Systems

The information provided is intended to serve as a guide for the application of field applied air-dry paint systems.

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