AccuTrac

AccuTrac Triples Productivity at Staples Roof Installation

Roof crew triples productivity during faster installation with OMG Roofing Products system. Nation’s Roof must’ve felt like they hit the Staples Easy Button™ when they started using the AccuTrac insulation fastening system on a reroofing project on the Staples Distribution Center in Montgomery, New York. The office products company was replacing its standing seam metal… Read More

Fort Belvoir Military Base

Polyglass Project Profile: Fort Belvoir Military Base

The Polyglass system replaced an aging TPO roof. Fort Belvoir Military Base, located in Northern Virginia, is now home to a Polyglass® multi-ply modified bitumen roof system. Northern Virginia Roofing proposed the Polyglass system to replace a 60,000- square-foot aged TPO roof. The new roof system features mechanically –fastened Polyglass G2 base sheets, heat-welded Polyflex®… Read More

Duerson Corporation

Duro-Last®, Inc. Recognizes The Duerson Corporation with 2017 Sustainability Award

Because of The Duerson Corporation’s dedication to sustainable practices, thousands of pounds of materials were diverted from landfills and thousands of dollars were saved in disposal costs. When Pella Regional Health Center needed to add a third-floor expansion onto their existing facility to accommodate their growing obstetrician services, they contacted The Duerson Corporation of Altoona,… Read More

retrofit

Global Archery Metal-Over-Metal Retrofit

The deteriorating metal roof was putting the building’s inventory at risk and a retrofit was needed. By Roof Hugger. Global Archery’s business has grown over the years. Headquartered in an older 1980’s vintage metal building in Ashley, Indiana, the existing roof had several penetrations for equipment that had long since been abandoned. John Jackson, Global… Read More

energy efficiency

DECRA Villa Tile Increased Energy Efficiency by Lowering Kilowatt Usage 15 Percent

The stone-coated steel roofing resembling barrel tile enhanced the home’s appearance, increased energy efficiency and is now available in a new color – Tuscan Sun.   Is your roof energy efficient? Determining the particular contribution of the roof to the energy efficiency of a home is not an exact science. Other factors can affect the overall energy efficiency such as: windows, doors,… Read More

Western Colloid

Western Colloid Rose to the Challenge on the 200-foot Tall Molina Tower 

Five years after the initial installation, the Western Colloid system is standing up to the salty climate and winds.   In 2013, the twin Molina Towers, located in the Long Beach Harbor district in Southern California, needed to do something about its severely aging roof. After much evaluation, a Western Colloid system was specified and installed… Read More

fascia

Project Profile: Barber Law Firm with Double-Tiered Roof Replaces Failing Fascia

Just one year after installing another company’s fascia, the appearance of the building in Plano, TX had deteriorated significantly because of oil canning. Within a year of installing another company’s fabricated fascia, the building owner of Barber Law Firm was highly dissatisfied with its performance. The appearance of the fascia was distorting and warping. Often referred… Read More

Grand Ole Opry House

FiberTite protects the historical Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville. The Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, Tennessee was built in the early 1970’s as a dedicated venue for country music. Previously, the Ryman Auditorium was the home of the Grand Ole Opry and when the new Opry House was built, a six-foot circle of… Read More

Metal Roof

Custom Color Roof Coatings on a Metal Roof

Oklahoma State University – Tulsa needed to restore an old leaky, metal roof on their main campus building. Representatives from Oklahoma State University – Tulsa were in search of a restoration solution for their old, leaky metal roof. Not only would the solution need to fix the leaks, it would also have to incorporate a… Read More