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Drexel Metals Case Study: Eldridge Home
In December 2021, the residents of the greater Boulder, Colo., area experienced just how damaging these winter fires can be. The fire prompted the evacuation of 35,000 people, consumed over 1,100 homes/ businesses and burned thousands of acres of land and property. But for the Eldridge family, the property damage caused by the fire was minimal due in part to their home’s metal roofing system from Drexel Metals.
S-5! Partners with the University of Kansas School of Architecture & Design for Its Student-Led Annual Design Build Project
Studio 804 is a hands-on learning program at the University of Kansas for graduate students in their final year of studies seeking a Master of Architecture degree. Founded in 1995 by Professor Dan Rockhill, each year students design, procure and execute a complete house in just nine months. The students had clearly defined sustainability goals and set out to achieve LEED platinum status with a solar PV mounting system that provided a simple, economical and penetration-free method for direct attachment of modules to the roof.
Isaiah Industries Case Study: Creating a Safe Haven with VOC-free Metal Roofing
Seattle homeowner Julie needed a new roof. First, she wanted a beautiful, durable roof. Second, Julie is highly allergic to VOCs, so any material needed to be safe to live with. Finally, she found Guardian Roofing, who installed her perfect roof. Click the link below to learn more!
A Modern Shake Roof with Vintage Charm
Homeowners Matthew and Lenora were annoyed with their leaky asphalt roof and wanted a durable, beautiful, and dependable replacement. Country Manor Shake, a lifetime metal roof, was the perfect solution. To learn more, click the link below.
New Look for an Old Roof
Wanting a new look for his old concrete tile roof, the homeowner chose Dutch Seam in Dove Grey 24-gauge steel from ATAS International Inc. To learn more about this project and see the final results of this installation, click the link below.
New Metal Roof Appeals To Potential Buyers, Maximizes Value For Texas Home
APEX Roofing was selected as a winner by Metal Coffee Shop recently for replacing a metal roof on a home located in Harker Heights, Texas. The owner was getting the home ready to sell and wanted to maximize its value with a beautiful new metal roof.
MRA Best Residential Metal Roofing Quarterly Competition Honors Outstanding Projects in Washington, Texas
The Metal Roofing Alliance (MRA) has selected a remarkable new home construction project located in Kennewick, Wash., as the winner of its Best Residential Metal Roofing Project competition for the third quarter of 2022.
Worthouse Inc. Lands Top Honors in MRA’s Best Residential Metal Roofing Competition For Ocala, Florida Project
The Metal Roofing Alliance (MRA) has selected a remarkable residential re-roofing project completed by Worthouse, Inc., a leading metal roofing manufacturer headquartered in Elk Grove Village, Ill., as the winner of its Best Metal Roofing Project competition for the second quarter of 2022. The gorgeous, award-winning metal roof is the crowning touch on a stately 7,800 square-foot home that was built in 1994 and is located in Ocala, Fla.
After 50 Years, These Homeowners Finally Found The Roof Of Their Dreams
When it comes to investing in a new roof, homeowners want it all: reliability, good value and a beautiful, strong and low-maintenance roof that will last a lifetime. Learn how two Midwest homeowners finally found the roof of their dreams for the home they've loved for nearly 50 years.
Biggest Regret These Homeowners Have? Not Choosing A Metal Roof Sooner
Sick and tired of their asphalt roofs failing after getting hit with hail and high winds, learn why these homeowners would never put another asphalt roof on "for anything, not even a dog house," and how a new McElroy Metal roof will offer the family peace of mind for many years to come.
Choosing The Right Roof...For The Next Generation
The promise of "one and done" was appealing to this farming family who were in the market for a new roof that would last for generations to come. Check out their story about why installing a quality McElroy metal roof, with all of its reliable, low-maintenance benefits, made perfect sense now and for the long run.
MRA Names Best Residential Metal Roofing Project Winner for Final Quarter of 2021
A beautiful home renovation project in Portland, Ore., that achieved a stunning combination of impressive performance and aesthetics has been selected by the Metal Roofing Alliance (MRA) as its 4th quarter and final winner of its Best Residential Metal Roofing Project competition for 2021.
Maximizing Curb Appeal Means Choosing the Right Roof in Aspen, Colorado
A true design marvel, learn how a gorgeous metal roof made the architecturally impossible possible for Mountain Home Magazine's 2017 Home of the Year
Snow, Ice & Blizzards No Match For Metal in Ontario, Canada
Tired of having to replace damage to their asphalt roof, discover how these local homeowners selected metal roofing with the strength to battle old man winter.
Metal Roof Highlights Historic Home's Southern Charm in Georgetown, Texas
When it comes to protecting the integrity of the nation’s most beautiful and classic historic homes, metal roofing comes to the rescue for this award-winning project.
A Trifecta of Style, Long-Lasting Performance and Extreme Weather Durability in Marco Island, Florida
A condo project selects a beautiful stone coated metal roof with stunning tropical style and the strength to stand up to hurricane conditions.
Major Curb Appeal "Wow" Factor Made Possible with Metal Roofing in Mobile, Alabama
A family needed a roof designed for extreme weather protection, but weren't about to sacrifice style. Featuring home improvement expert Danny Lipford from Today's Homeowner, learn how they accomplished both goals with a new metal roof.
At Long Last, a Roof Made to Last in Mobile, Alabama
With durability top of mind, two homeowners are also delighted with the style and the quiet performance benefits of their new metal roof. Featuring home improvement expert Danny Lipford from Today's Homeowner, watch now:
A New Metal Roof Brings Maximum Peace of Mind in Mobile, Alabama
Tired of having to replace their roof and concerned about increasing energy efficiency, a new metal roof solves major challenges for this family. Watch as they share their story with home improvement expert Danny Lipford from Today's Homeowner.
New England Metal Systems and Drexel Metals win top honors in MRA Best Residential Metal Roofing Project Competition
New England Metal Systems and Drexel Metals won the Metal Roofing Alliance’s Best Metal Roofing Project competition this quarter for a beautiful and complex project completed on a striking New England home.
Metal Roof Tiles Give Century-Old Farmhouse A Fresh, StormProof Look
Installed by Metal Roof Outlet, this 3,500 square foot re-roofing project features True Nature North Ridge Slate metal tile in Shadow Deep Grey
The Warrior Village Project Continues to Raise the (Metal) Roof for Brave Veterans
The Warrior Village Project is building affordable, permanent housing for homeless U.S. veterans while training the next generation of home builders in the process. The ultimate goal is to build enough compact, highly efficient homes to populate one or more pocket neighborhood cottage communities designed to house local San Diego County veterans in need.
This Homeowner Was Challenged with Meeting the City’s Requirement for Solar and Energy Efficiency
The S-5-PVKIT® 2.0 maximized the surface area of the roof, reduced the collateral load on the roof, accelerated installation time, reduced installation costs and lowered the part count – reducing material costs.
Classic Superoof Installs New Metal Roof Designed To Perform As Beautifully As It Looks
Maximizing curb appeal and selecting a roof designed to withstand intense Texas weather and storms was the project for Classic Superoof LLC.
A Solar-Friendly Metal Roof Tops this Net Zero Post Frame Home
This homeowner was very selective on which products he chose on his mission to construct a long-lasting, low-maintenance Net Zero post-frame home.
Steel Roofing And Smart Installation Boost Energy Savings Big Time For Tulsa Homeowners
The original asphalt roof was damaged yet still structurally sound, which meant installer NICHTECH could use Boral’s Elevated Batten System® right over the old roof.
For Ottawa Homeowner, Choosing a Metal Roof Delivers Best Long-Term Value
Ottawa homeowners need roofs that can stand up to heavy snow loads in the winter and major windstorms. See how Ideal Roofing got the job done right.
The World’s Most Stunning Homes Feature Metal Roofs: the Hope Residence, Palm Springs, California
For a home that is nearly as famous and unique as the American entertainers who inspired it, the Hope Residence in Palm Springs has been compared to a spaceship, a mushroom and a volcano. Whatever shape you imagine it resembles, there is no doubt there is nothing like this nearly 24,000 square foot home set at the highest point overlooking the star-studded city. The most striking element of the curvaceous, expansive home is the roof itself.
For one Ontario Family, Quality Metal Roofing Means No Compromising
The mission for this re-roofing project was straightforward: Maximize long-term protection for the home against the region’s harsh conditions that include high winds and freezing temperatures which can lead to ice damming problems and roof damage.
Ahead of the Curve: Green Knight® lands Top Honors in MRA Residential Metal Roofing Competition
The award-winning project is comprised of four separate residential buildings—each featuring a unique roof design—totaling 7,500 square feet.
Canadian Equestrian Multi-Purpose Barn Project
The owner’s goal was to construct a multi-purpose building that would also serve as a mounting platform for a 28.35 kilowatt PV solar system, which would provide 100% of the electricity needs for the entire equestrian ranch property. Click below to read the full case study from S-5!
KC Bailey Orchards: Sustainable Fruit Growing!
The Bailey’s chose to use metal building components not only for their lasting performance and durability but also because of their reflective properties, which lowers the temperature of the building and enhances its cold-storage functionality.
An Inn Bar Near the Water Upgrades to the Highest Quality Steel for Their Roof
The owners of an Inn on the water needed a roof upgrade for their bar that would withstand the wear and tear from the elements. They chose the highest quality steel and with Ideal Roofing's help, have the last roof they'll ever need.