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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...

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...

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...

How to Best Deal with a Metal Roofing Contractor or Installer Problem

No one wants a problem to come up during a roofing installation, but do you know how to address potential contractor issues if they do? Stay educated on how to best solve these problems to ensure you aren't stuck with added repair costs.

How to Best Deal with a Metal Roofing Contractor or Installer Problem

Are you struggling to approach your metal roofing contractor with a problem? Or looking for the proper way of addressing an install issue? Read for best ways…

Top 5 Contractor Problems of a Metal Roof Installation to Watch For

Many metal roofing contractors are qualified and end up doing great installation work on a home or business property. However, there are instances where problems can occur, so it's best to know what to look for and how to prevent problems right from the start.

Top 5 Contractor Problems of a Metal Roof Installation to Watch For

Are you worried about problems you might encounter with metal roofing contractors or installers? Ease some stress by educating yourself on what to look…

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…

Expectations & How to Best Prepare for Your Metal Roof Installation

Knowing what to expect and how to prepare before, during, and after a metal roofing installation is one of the best ways to ensure the project goes smoothly without any problems.

Expectations & How to Best Prepare for Your Metal Roof Installation
Do you know what to expect before, during, and after your metal roof installation? Or are you curious about how to prepare your home or business? Read on for…

7 Reasons the Lowest Metal Roof Installation Bid Could Cause Problems

The lowest price on a metal roofing bid could spell trouble and lead to even more money being spent in the end on repairs. Know what to look for in a project quote/bid that could attribute to the low price so you can prevent potential issues in the future.

7 Reasons the Lowest Metal Roof Installation Bid Could Cause Problems
Do you need help deciding between varying bids for a metal roof installation project? Ensure you know how the lowest bid could cause problems by…

Metal Roofing Bids & Quotes: How to Choose the Best Price Option for You

Once you've found the best pool of metal roof contractors, it's time to get bids for your project from each business. Stay educated on what to look for in a bid or quote and what may or may not be a red flag.

Metal Roofing Bids & Quotes: How to Choose the Best Price Option for You

How do you know if the bid/quote you received for a metal roof is a fair price & includes everything needed for a successful installation? Read on to...

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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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