Category: Roofing

Restore and Preserve Metal Roofs and Walls

Although there are countless materials used in the construction of roofs and walls, arguably the most durable of them all is metal. The flexibility and damage resistance of metal shingles and wall panels is one of the primary reasons metal is so commonly used throughout modern construction. However, metal roofs and walls are no new […]
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How Building Restoration and Preservation Works

No building lasts forever, no matter how well it was constructed. As a result, restoration and preservation work is required from time to time, especially on (but not limited to) historic buildings. Buildings that have been restored and preserved in this way often look better than they did before and can last for many more […]
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Love the Look of Shingles but Keen on a Roof that Will Last a Lifetime?

Owning or managing a commercial property involves making decisions that need to please a lot of people. If your apartment building, facility, or retail property needs a new roof, you may wonder whether metal roof shingles would improve the longevity and curb appeal of your property.  With the latest advancements, you can choose metal roofing […]
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Updating Your Home's Roof? Choose Budget-Friendly, Energy-Efficient Metal Roof Tiles and Shingles

Are you shopping for a roof on your new home, or does your current home need a new roof due to wear and tear? There are many roofing materials to choose from. However, if you want one that is energy-efficient, affordable, durable, and requires little maintenance, consider a metal shingle roof. Options include various metals, […]
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Preserving Historic Buildings – The Role of Metal Roof Tiles and Shingles

As an architect, you want to preserve the beauty and character of your historic building. At first, metal roofs may seem like a stretch for pre-modern buildings. However, there is a historical precedent for metal roofing dating back to the 1800s. Additionally, you can now purchase metal roofing that looks like shingles.  Metal shingles and […]
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Why Do Architects and Contractors Recommend Metal Roofing Systems?

Once upon a time, metal roofing systems could only be seen on industrial, agricultural, or commercial buildings. Now, metal roofs are found on stately houses in cities and suburbs, not just on barn roofs. Metal roof tiles have become popular for their sustainability, easy installation, low maintenance, and unique appeal. So, architects and developers often […]
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Control Commercial Energy Costs with Metal Roof Tiles and Shingles

Roofing metal costs a bit more than asphalt, SPF, TPO, and other commercial roofing materials. However, a commercial metal roof can last between 40 to 70 years when properly maintained, and it has additional qualities that help keep energy costs down. Metal roof shingles provide solid value to your commercial customers. There are three properties […]
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Restoring a Heritage Home? Consider Metal Roof Tiles and Shingles

As an architect, you focus on both the overall design of a building and individual components. Every beam and embellishment has its purpose. Metal roofing provides the perfect balance of beauty, practicality, and longevity when it comes to roofing. There's also a historical aspect to metal tiles. So, why not consider metal roof shingles to […]
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The Expert’s Guide to Metal Roof Tiles and Shingles

Designers, architects or homeowners looking for a new roof must consider several aspects before deciding on the ideal roofing solutions. While a new roof can improve the property’s value, appeal, and functionality, it could also impact the structural integrity of the building. No matter what material you choose, any roof repair, replacement or upgrade involves […]
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Thermal benefits of architectural features

Every element that goes into a building includes an array of architectural design features that affect the structure’s thermal resistance. Kalamein doors and windows, in addition to having an unmistakable visual style, come with a unique set of beneficial architectural features.
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