Residential Roofing Strategies Guide: A Comparison of Roofing Approaches for High-Performance Residential Construction

Residential Roofing Strategies Guide: A Comparison of Roofing Approaches for High-Performance Residential Construction

According to Energy Star, heating and cooling costs the average homeowner more than $1,000 per year, or about half the home's total energy bill. Investing in roofing that can lower those costs can pay off in lower utility bills and...

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Design a Home with a Distinctive Architectural Style with Sustainable Metal Roofing

Design a Home with a Distinctive Architectural Style with Sustainable Metal Roofing

When you look at a home, what's one of the most prominent features that's also one of the most overlooked? The roof. Because of its prominence, the roof sets the tone for the rest of the style of the home....

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Use Cool Roof Technology for Home Energy Efficiency

Use Cool Roof Technology for Home Energy Efficiency

Often, the roof is the least energy efficient part of a home. According to Oak Ridge National Laboratory, about 30 percent of a home's energy is used for heating and cooling, and about half of that is due to heated...

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How to Use Metal Roofing for Sustainable Building Practices

How to Use Metal Roofing for Sustainable Building Practices

A roof does more for your home than keep the rain out. It's an integral part of a home's building envelope. And a good roof will offer benefits that go far beyond simply keeping the rain away. Homeowners and residential...

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Metal Sales Equips New Net-Zero Energy Prototype Home

Metal Sales Equips New Net-Zero Energy Prototype Home

The first-ever Proud Green Home built in Serenbe incorporates a variety of green building techniques and products. The home showcases and documents the performance of the latest residential green building technologies and products – much of the home's aesthetic appeal and performance is due to the roof and wall panels from Metal Sales.

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Metal Sales Architectural Systems

Metal Sales Architectural Systems

Metal Sales roof and wall systems offer the design versatility to make a remarkable impression. Metal Sales quality products come in a variety of profiles, widths, and gauges. They can be curved, perforated, and color coated to any desired look – limited only by your imagination.

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Spray and Forget: The Revolutionary Surface Cleaning Treatment

Spray and Forget: The Revolutionary Surface Cleaning Treatment

Spray and Forget is a no-rinse cleaner and preventive treatment that removes green and black algae, moss, mildew, fungus, and lichen stains from roofs, siding, decks, and other exterior surfaces and prevents them from returning.

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Owens Corning Classic Shingles

Owens Corning Classic Shingles

While not all classic shingles are Energy Star qualified, the Shasta White shingle, which is Energy Star qualified, can help reduce energy bills when properly install.

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Owens Corning Duration Premium Cool Shingles

Owens Corning Duration Premium Cool Shingles

Duration Premium Cool shingles are designed to reflect the sun's rays, helping make your home energy efficient.

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Why Cool Roofs Are Way Cool

Why Cool Roofs Are Way Cool

A cool roof reflects and emits the sun's energy as light back into the sky instead of allowing it to enter the home as heat. A cool roof can help reduce the cooling load of your home, providing many direct and indirect benefits.

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Cool Roof Q and A

Cool Roof Q and A

This guide about cool roofing will answer all of your basic questions regarding what a cool roof is and how they work.

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Timberline Cool Series Energy Saving Shingles

Timberline Cool Series Energy Saving Shingles

Although most heat gain comes through the windows, eliminating heat gain through the roof can be a cost-effective and low-risk way to reduce cooling loads and peak demand. Timberline shingles contain tiny granules that are covered with multiple layers of reflective material.

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