Content about Roof

June 20, 2011

Blain’s Farm & Fleet knows all too well the misconception about conventional construction versus construction with a metal building system. In fact, the chain’s director of engineering, Neal VanLoo, recently was challenged by an architect when building a new store.


“The architect was against using a metal building system because he thought the design would be a square, fixed-dimension tin box,” VanLoo said. “We had to sit down and review the plans with him in order for him to realize the benefits of a metal building system.”


June 30, 2008

Demand is growing for reflective or “cool” roof products that meet standards for performance...

August 30, 2007

Wind Powers N.Y.C. EateryShake Shack, a popular “roadside-style” food stand located in Manhattan’s Madison Square...

June 30, 2007

When it comes to its roof system, Cabela’s Inc. thinks green—literally. A distinctively shaped, green...