Industry Year In Review
December 18, 2017
The Metal Roofing Alliance had a fantastic 2017 and is already looking forward for an even more successful 2018. Here is a look back at some of our biggest stories of the past year.
Popularity of Metal Roofs
As consumer demand for sustainable building products continues to grow, the Metal Roofing Alliance reported another market share gain for metal in the residential retrofit market – up to 14%. This was just one of the many stories this year about the growing popularity of metal roofs.
May 8 – A Guide To Metal Roofing Trends
June 2 – Metal Roofs Growing In Popularity
The metal roofing industry has had the ability to incorporate solar panel products for years, but the hype of installing solar panels was particularly big in 2017. Here are some of the best stories involving these energy-saving panels.
Metal Roofs vs. Mother Nature
The past year saw nasty weather all across the country, but metal roofs were there to protect homeowners from it all. From winter storms, to hurricanes, to a large dent but no water damage, here were some of the biggest weather-related metal roof stories.
March 8 – Metal Roofs Stand Up To Hailstorms
April 27 – Large Branch Leaves Dent But NO WATER DAMAGE
September 26 – Metal Roofs Perform Well In Extreme Weather
Metal Roofs Featured In The Media
“A metal roof is my favorite kind of roof. Why? It’s efficient and it’s built to last.”
These are the words of Mike Holmes of National Post and HGTV, and needless to say, we couldn’t agree more. Here are some of the biggest stories and when metal roofs were featured in the media during 2017.
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