Metal Roof Maintenance | Preparing for the Holidays

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Seasonal metal roof preparation is one of the top actions you can take as a homeowner for preservation. A metal roof hardly requires maintenance, but that doesn’t mean no maintenance at all! Skipping your seasonal metal roof preparation could damage the integrity of your roof. Keeping up with your metal roof maintenance is crucial for the long lifespan of the panels. The Midwest experiences ever-changing weather this time of year, so it’s best to be prepared! One day you’ll wake up, and it’s a crisp 55 degrees. However, tomorrow you could wake up to a few inches of snow. If you’re looking for a sign to begin your seasonal metal roof preparation for the winter ahead—here it is! You’ve invested your earnings to install this wonderful product on your home. Follow these metal roof maintenance steps to keep your roof looking amazing for decades to come.

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Glulam vs. Traditional Timber for my Pole Barn ?

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Glulam (glue-laminated timber) is an engineered wood product used for structural construction applications. Wagner Metal Supply uses glue-laminated timber sourced from Titian Timbers for beams and columns to construct our pole barn kits. Glue-laminated timber provides extra strength, weather protection, and extended longevity for structures. Not all pole barn kits are created quite the same. Some pole barn constructions use traditional timber for their beams and columns. Traditional timber can do the job, so why do we use glue-laminated beams? Here is why!

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Galvalume Steel Panels

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Galvalume Steel Panels Galvalume steel panels were created back in the late 1960s to elevate the substrate formulation for metal roofing. Steel panels will rust quickly without a layer of protective coating. Before galvalume was invented, contractors commonly used galvanized steel panels for metal roofing. Galvanized metal panels are created […]

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Metal Roll Forming Process

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The roll forming process takes sheets of metal, strategically manipulates the surface, and cuts the metal to desired lengths. The machine is manned by a skilled metal manufacturer to ensure each metal sheet is formed to perfection. Roll-formed metal can be seen all over. Steel industrial restaurant prep tables are created by roll forming machines. Roll-formed metal can be used in cars. Metal can be roll- formed into railings. The roll forming process isn’t specifically utilized just for the construction industry. The roll forming process can be used for a variety of applications!

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Metal Roofing Panels vs Asphalt Shingle Roofing

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Metal roofing and asphalt shingle roofing are the two leading roofing methods used for Midwestern homes. The two roofing methods have their similarities, but they also have their differences. Replacing a roof can be a big deal for a homeowner. How do you choose which material to use? Both have their pros and cons. Here is a breakdown of what performs best in each category—metal roofing and asphalt shingle roofing.

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Metal Roofing FAQ |

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There are so many benefits that come along with metal roofs. Like other materials, it does have its pros and cons. Many homeowners can speak from personal experience about their metal roofs—they love them! Keep in mind though that metal roofs are an investment. If you’re considering installing a metal roof for your home there are some things you should consider before buying. Coming from metal roofers all across the country, here are some frequently asked questions regarding metal roofing.

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Finishing the Interior of Your Pole Barn

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Finishing the interior of your pole barn has the opportunity to take a few different paths. The exterior of your pole barn is complete, so now it’s time to work on the interior! There are varying techniques of interior finishing you could choose from. Each option for finishing your pole […]

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Cost-Effective Pole Barn

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Cost-effective pole barn constructions can be easier said than done. One of the best features of a pole barn is its ability to be customized. You can make the structure plain Jane and practical or extravagant and elevated. Pole barn designs can take you down a long rabbit hole of […]

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