Steel Roofing & Panel Maintenance

Steel Roofing & Panel Maintenance

Any surface that encounters the outdoors is subject to dirt, dust, mildew, sun, rain, wind, and event snow.  These elements are always going to have some effect on surfaces, even at the smallest level.  To maintain a great looking property, a little maintenance is...
Is it Safe to Walk on a Metal Roof?

Is it Safe to Walk on a Metal Roof?

Walking on a roof made of steel panels is a little riskier than an asphalt shingle roof.  While it is never recommended to walk on your roof if you are not a professional, there are times when a homeowner may need to just go up there.  It could be simply needing to...
OPTIONS FOR Insulating a Metal Roof

OPTIONS FOR Insulating a Metal Roof

hen it comes to any type of roofing, two of the most important, but yet hidden factors, are ventilation and insulation.  A great looking roof can be seen from a building’s outside, but you can’t see the insulation, and of course won’t see the airflow inside....
Standing Seam Roofing IS Made to Last

Standing Seam Roofing IS Made to Last

Standing seam panels are able to resist many different kinds of weather-related challenges, such as fire, hurricanes and salty air.  In this column, we discuss the different types of metal roofing fastening systems—a very important topic that involves economics,...