Releases & Articles
Steel & Economic Value
American Iron & Steel Institute
Steel products can add longevity and reduce maintenance costs when compared to other construction materials.
Let's Reroof Your House
NCCA Coat Notes
Compare similarities and differences between shingles and metal residential roofing and understand the factors that put metal on top.
The Doctor Has Called in a Prescription for You
NCCA Coat Notes
Prescriptive Requirements vs. Performance-Based Testing in the Construction Market
If You’re Installing Metal Roofs, You’ll Want to Be a Member of the Metal Roofing Alliance (MRA)
Roofers Coffee Shop
Learn more about the benefits that contractors receive when they become a member of the MRA.
An Expert's Guide to Metal Roofing
The pros at Drexel Metals share their extensive knowledge on why to spec metal roofs—and what to expect.
The Eight Factors That Determine the Cost of a Metal Roof
Todd Miller (Ask Todd Miller) and Vice Chairman of the Metal Roofing Alliance breaks down the eight factors that determine the cost of a metal roof.
Why Do Metal Roofs Save Energy?
Sarah Lozanova provides a handy guide for explaining why metal roofs are best suited for saving energy.
4 Things to Consider When Comparing Roofing Contractors
Nearly all roofing contractors offer free roofing estimates, but identifying the company that will give you the best value in products and service takes a little due diligence.
How to Grow Your Business Through Diversification
When a contractor decides to grow his business, it typically means adding more crews and equipment to meet a growing demand for buildings.
Boral Opens Design Center in Winter Park, Florida
The new facility will showcase Boral Roofing’s full range of durable and sustainable roofing solutions, which encompass Concrete, Clay, Boral Steel’s Stone-Coated Steel and Inspire Composite systems.
Boral Roofing Introduces Boral Steel™
High-performance stone-coated steel roofing line now positions established roofing manufacturer as market leader in metal, retrofit roofing sectors nationwide.
Metal Roofing Pros and Cons
As metal roofing gains in popularity more and more homeowners are choosing a metal roof when it comes time to replace their shingle roofs. McElroy Metal breaks down the metal roofing pros and cons.
What Makes McElroy Metal Different?
Homeowners who need to replace their roof are faced with a vast array of roofing materials, styles, and vendors to work with. The right roofing partner can help you navigate the world of roofing.
Warning On Building Code Violations
Reed's Metals Inc.
The metalrooing market is seeing a large increase in companies selling cheapened products that DO NOT SATISFY INTERNATIONAL RESIDENTIAL CODE REQUIREMENTS.
Boral Roofing Announces Two New VPs
Boral Roofing LLC is pleased to announce the promotion of Hugh Laurie to vice president of finance and the addition of Harvey “Harv” Shelton as vice president of operations.
How to Walk on Metal Roofs
While it is best to avoid walking on your homes roof for purely safety reasons sometimes it can be necessary for your roofing contractor or other trades to access and walk on your roof.
Metal Roofing Styles
A roof is an essential part of a home's aesthetic appeal. Metal roofing style and color options can complement the structure, draw the eye, and add that much sought-after curb appeal.
Types of Metal Roofing
Advantages like 50+ year lifespan, durability, and energy savings often have homeowners considering a metal roof when it comes time for a replacement.
Touch-up Paint Tips
Mark Robins, MCN
All painted metal panels have a factory-applied, baked-on finish. While these paint coatings are durable, improper handling and installation can mar and damage the finish.
Learn more about the newly aluminum metal roof attachment solution product that is The Right Way™ to attach solar PV to trapezoidal roof profiles.
New Texas Vista Collection
New concrete tile shades harmonize with currently celebrated Texas home architecture styles.
Boral Steel Introduces New Screw Fasteners
Corrosion resistant, all-weather screws are designed for fast, easy installation.
Metal Roofing Basics
How to Measure a Roof for Metal Roofing
Most residential house don't have a perfectly square roof. This document has put together some of McElroy Metals best tips and tricks for how to measure a roof for metal roofing.
Residential Standing Seam Metal Roof
Residential standing seam metal roofs are an affordable metal roofing option with an attractive appearance and many colors and styles to choose from.
What is a Standing Seam Hip Roof?
Standing seam metal roofing is a long-lasting roofing solution that can be used to advantage on both hip and gable roofs.
Metal Roofing Warranties
Read about how actual performance of a metal roof is a much better measure of quality than warranties.
Metal Roof Colors and Styles
Metal roofing not only offers performance advantages like a long lifespan and lower utility expenses, but it also provides homeowners a way to enhance their home's curb appeal.
Roof Replacement Checklist
Here is a roof replacement checklist to help make sure your roof replacement goes smoothly.
What are the Advantages of a Metal Roof vs. Shingles?
Metal roofing and shingles are two of the most popular residential roofing materials. Learn the advantages of choosing a metal roof over shingles?
Metal Roofing Substrates and Coatings Explained
It's important for buyers to consider the quality of the metal substrates and coatings for those situations when life expectancy and long-term performance are important.
Residential Metal Roofing Guide
McElroy Metals has created a roofing guide to help you navigate the options and choose the perfect roof for your home.
Residential Metal Roofing Myths
Take a look with McElroy Metals as they debunk some of the most common metal roofing myths.
The Protection of a Durable Roof
McElroy Metals explores the ways a metal roof is the most durable for protecting your home.
DECRA Ice Dam Testimonial
DECRA Roofing Systems
Metal Roofing testimonial from a happy customer that put on a metal roof to prevent ice dams.
Metal Roofing Drone Footage
Fly over some metal roofs that have been installed by McElroy Metals.
Rain Noise & Metal Roofing
McElroy Metals investigates this common metal roofing myth.