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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...

Year in Review: The 7 Best Metal Roofing Articles of 2018

A look back at some of the most popular metal roofing and wall system topics we covered in 2018.

Year in Review: The 7 Best Metal Roofing Articles of 2018

Are you looking for a recap of the best metal roofing articles from 2018? We've got you covered. Check out the top seven best blog posts on the Metal Roofing Learning Center and make sure to become a blog subscriber today!

What are Metal Roofing Clips? Definitions, Types, & Comparisons

Clips are an integral part of most standing seam metal roofing and wall systems, but there are distinct uses, types, pros, and cons of clips to know about before installation.

What are Metal Roofing Clips? Definitions, Types, & Comparisons
What are the different types of clips used in metal roofing & wall systems? How much do you know about the pros & cons to installing clips? Read on to learn...

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
Looking for news about Sheffield Metals International? Check out this press release about the opening of a new SMI facility on the West Coast...

Synthetic vs. Felt Underlayment for Metal Roofing: Which is Best?

There are distinct differences between synthetic and asphalt-saturated felt underlayment used for metal roofing systems. Stay educated on the advantages and disadvantage of these two popular underlayment options.

Synthetic vs. Felt Underlayment for Metal Roofing: Which is Best?
Looking for more information about synthetic vs felt underlayment for metal roofing? Read on to learn about these underlayment choices and the pros and cons...

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.

  • 21 September 2018
  • Author: Julianne Calapa
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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.

  • 7 September 2018
  • Author: Julianne Calapa
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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…

Standing Seam vs Exposed Fastener Metal Roofing: Which is Better?

Both standing seam and exposed fastener systems make great choices for nearly any building type, but it's important to know the differences, advantages, and disadvantages between the two choices before you buy.

Standing Seam vs Exposed Fastener Metal Roofing: Which is Better?
Are you deciding between an exposed fastener or standing seam system for your upcoming metal roofing project? Make sure you know the differences between…

What is Standing Seam Metal Roofing? Comparisons, Types, & Uses

Standing seam metal roofing is growing in popularity due to its superior weather-tight qualities, its sleek/modern look, and how long it's expected to last. Learn more about the benefits, drawbacks, and uses for this prominent metal roofing type.

What is Standing Seam Metal Roofing? Comparisons, Types, & Uses
Are you looking to learn about standing seam metal roofing and it’s various uses, advantages, and disadvantages? Check out this article for more about…
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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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