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What is a Low-Slope Roof? Best Low-Slope Standing Seam Metal Roof Profiles

Choosing the wrong profile for a low-slope standing seam metal roof can be detrimental to the system. Discover what is considered low-slope, why choosing the right profile matters, and what profiles we recommend for low-slope systems.

What is a Low-Slope Roof? Best Low-Slope Standing Seam Metal Roof Profiles
What is considered a low-slope standing seam metal roof? Are you wondering what roof profile should be used in low-slope metal roofing projects? Read on to learn about...

Metal Roof Project: The Rajan Center at Boys Hope Girls Hope of NE Ohio

Giving back to organizations that are making differences in their communities is an important part of Sheffield Metals' mission. Check out the donated metal roof on Boys Hope Girls Hope's new Rajan Center in Ohio.

Metal Roof Project: The Rajan Center at Boys Hope Girls Hope of NE Ohio
Want to see the donated metal roofing project on Boys Hope Girls Hope of Northeastern Ohio's Rajan Center? Sheffield Metals is honored to have been a part of this deserving organization's project and...

Galvalume® vs Galvanized Metal: What are the Differences, Pros, & Cons?

If you want a steel metal roof, you've probably come across the terms "galvanized" and "Galvalume", which are both steel core products. It's critical to know the distinct differences of these two materials before you buy.

Galvalume® vs Galvanized Metal: What are the Differences, Pros, & Cons?
Are you deciding between a Galvalume® or a galvanized metal roof or wall system? Learn how these two metal materials differ and where each type should be installed...

Metal Roofing vs. Spanish Clay Tile: Which Roof Material is Best?

Spanish clay tiles and metal are both common roofing materials used on residential, commercial, and architectural properties. Discover the different characteristics of these two materials and how each one can affect your final decision.

Metal Roofing vs. Spanish Clay Tile: Which Roof Material is Best?
Are you looking to install a Spanish clay tile or standing seam metal roof on your home or property? Learn the pros, cons, and buying considerations of these two roofing materials here...

Metal Roofing & Hail: How Hail is Tested & Insurance Damage Waivers

Hail damage is a common concern for property owners in regions where hailstorms are a threat. It's critical to know the considerations that affect hail damage, how hail impact is tested, and if you should sign a cosmetic hail/wind damage waiver.

Metal Roofing & Hail: How Hail is Tested & Insurance Damage Waivers
Are you wondering if hail will dent or damage your metal roof? Or if you should sign the cosmetic hail damage exclusion with your insurance? Read on to learn...

Designing Standing Seam Metal Roofing: Top 5 Considerations to Remember

When designing or specifying a standing seam metal roof or wall, there are certain design elements that need to be taken into consideration so the roof or wall system doesn't fail.

Designing Standing Seam Metal Roofing: Top 5 Considerations to Remember
What key elements of a standing seam metal roof should you consider when specifying one in an architectural project? Read on to learn what considerations...

Florida Contractors Install Donated Metal Roof at Wallwood Scout Reservation

Sheffield Metals is honored to have donated 14,000 square feet of painted metal to the Wallwood Scout Reservation's re-roofing project in Gadsden County, Florida.

Florida Contractors Install Donated Metal Roof at Wallwood Scout Reservation
While many in the Florida Panhandle are still recovering from Hurricane Michael, the Wallwood Scout Reservation camp is one place that won’t have to worry about taking a summer off – thanks to the generosity of local roofing contractors.

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... 

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