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Get Started with Metal Roofing

Metal roofing offers numerous benefits, including durability and enhanced aesthetics, making it an attractive choice for both residential and commercial properties. Our guide is tailored to simplify this process, providing valuable insights into various metal roofing materials, their advantages, and essential installation considerations. 

Panel Fastener Types

Discover our versatile metal roofing panels suitable for various industries. Choose from standing seam, concealed fastener, and exposed fastener panels to meet your specific project needs. 

Concealed Fastener Panels

Concealed fastener panels provide exceptional weather resilience and durability, making them a practical choice for conventional or wood-framed structures. With their sleek design and robust construction, our concealed fastener metal roofs offer both aesthetic appeal and long-term savings on maintenance costs. 

  • Minimally visible fasteners 
  • Sleek, attractive finish 
  • Excellent durability 
  • Eliminates potential leak points by having no through-panel penetrations compared to exposed fastener panels (which require proper sealant) 
  • Fire resistance rating  
  • Impact resistance rating 


Ideal for: Architectural, residential & commercial buildings 

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Exposed Fastener Panels

Exposed fastener metal roofing, with its direct application of fastening materials, provides durability against weather, pests, and fire damage while requiring minimal maintenance, resulting in long-term cost savings. While some of these panels are approved for use on both roofs and walls, not all panel profiles can be installed interchangeably, so it's important to verify suitability for the intended roof and wall applications. 

  • Variety of profiles 
  • Vertical and horizontal installation options for walls 
  • Can create a traditional or rustic aesthetic look  
  • Fire resistance rating  
  • Impact resistance rating 


Ideal for: Residential, commercial, agricultural, canopies and storage building use 

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Standing Seam Roof Panels

Standing seam metal roof systems consist of vertical or trapezoidal legs separated by flat spaces. Our standing seam roofing stands out for its exceptional durability and weather resilience. Its concealed fastener design prevents exposure to elements that could lead to failure over time, as panels are attached to the roof deck with clips, eliminating the risk of moisture seepage through nail or fastener holes. 

  • Weather resilient roofing system 
  • Proven durability 
  • Fire resistance rating 
  • Impact resistance rating 
  • Vertical or trapezoidal leg standing seams 


Ideal for: Commercial and recreational building applications 

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Tips for Selecting the Right Panel

As metal building and roof panel experts, we often receive questions about choosing the right panel for a project. It's all about considering factors such as your roof properties, regional climate, roof shape, and desired warranty. Below we’ll break it down to help you find the right fit for your needs. 

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Let our building visualizer bring your vision to life! Use an existing template or go custom and submit your design to one of our knowledgeable sales representatives for a quote. 

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Find out how to plan, get a quote and prepare for the installation of your metal building or metal roofing project. 

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Brochures & Literature

The Downloads Center is your source for a variety of essential documents to support your metal building projects. Easily access and download brochures, color charts, warranties, and more.

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