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What is Cool Metal Roofing? Reflectance, Emissivity, SRI, & Cost Savings

The introduction of cool metal roofing products opened the door for the use of more sustainable building materials in projects. Discover what cool metal roofing is, how it saves on energy consumption, and how it relates to SRI and emissivity.

What is Cool Metal Roofing? Reflectance, Emissivity, SRI, & Cost Savings

Want to learn about cool metal roofing & how it can reduce energy costs? Read on for more about cool roofing’s solar reflectance, emissivity, & SRI values…

How to Pick the Best Paint Color for Your Metal Roof or Wall Project

Buying a metal roof or wall comes with a critical question: What color would look best on my home or structure? Discover the considerations and tips that will help you choose the right paint color.

How to Pick the Best Paint Color for Your Metal Roof or Wall Project

Looking for help deciding on the best color for your metal roofing or wall system project? Read on for popular color options, tips for choosing, & more... 

Roofing & Recyclability: Metal vs. Shingle vs. EPDM vs. Tile Roofing

Reusing, recycling, and other sustainable practices are becoming more and more important in building materials, including roofs. Learn about the recyclability of four popular roofing materials: Metal, asphalt shingles, EPDM rubber, and tiles.

Roofing & Recyclability: Metal vs. Shingle vs. EPDM vs. Tile Roofing
What types of roofing materials can be recycled? Is one type of roof, such as metal, shingles, EPDM, or tile, more recyclable than the other? Learn about...

Reviewing 5 Common Misconceptions of Metal Roofing Products

You might be surprised to learn that you've been told about metal roofing might actually just be a misconception. Let's talk about the 5 most common misnomers in the industry: Trade names, paint warranties, hail rated vs. hail proof, & more.

Reviewing 5 Common Misconceptions of Metal Roofing Products
Did you know that there are misconceptions existing for various metal roofing products, and that you could be fooled by these misnomers? Get the facts and…

Sheffield Metals International Opening New Facility in Southern California

News release announcing the opening of a new Sheffield Metals location just outside of Los Angeles, California.

Sheffield Metals International Opening New Facility in Southern California
Sheffield Metals International (SMI), a member of Mazzella Companies and a leading distributor of coated and bare metal coil and sheet products, is set to open a new facility in La Mirada, California.

Definition of Oil Canning [In Under 100 Words]

The word "oil canning" is frequently used in the metal roofing and wall system industry. Check out this article for the true definition (in under 100 words) of this visual phenomenon.

Definition of Oil Canning [In Under 100 Words]

Have you heard someone mention oil canning and wondered what the definition is or what it means? Read on for the simple definition of this popular topic...

Review of Metal Roof & Wall Panel Profiles Offered by Sheffield Metals

The best panel profile for your metal roofing or wall system project is dependent on the building type, the roof's slope, and many other factors that you might not have considered.

Review of Metal Roof & Wall Panel Profiles Offered by Sheffield Metals

Are you choosing between panel profiles for your metal roofing or wall system project? Read on for an honest review of the profiles offered by Sheffield Metals…

Definition of GalvalumeĀ® [In Under 100 Words]

The use of GalvalumeĀ® in the construction industry is growing in popularity because of it's superior corrosion resistance. Learn the true definition of this metal material here.

Definition of GalvalumeĀ® [In Under 100 Words]
Are you looking for a simple definition and explanation of what Galvalume® is? Read on to learn about what makes up this metal material and more...

Best Metal Sheet & Coil Manufacturers for Metal Roofing: Western U.S.

There are countless metal sheet and coil manufacturers to choose from if your a contractor, architect, manufacturer, or anyone else in the metal roofing and wall system industry. Check out this list of some of the best suppliers in the Western United States.

Best Metal Sheet & Coil Manufacturers for Metal Roofing: Western U.S.

Are you looking to buy metal sheets and coil for metal roofing projects in the Western U.S.? Read on for a list of some of the best manufacturers and suppliers…

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Sheffield Metals is a leader in the distribution of coated and bare metal products, as well as Engineered Standing Seam Metal Roof (SSMR) & Wall Systems. We specialize in providing painted Galvalume® and aluminum for the architecturally driven metal panel industry. Sheffield Metals has the ability to meet a wide array of needs with more than 50 colors continuously stocked. We can also match virtually any custom color to suit a particular project.


 

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