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5 Things Your Boss Wants to Know About Metal Roof Coatings

Wed, Oct 8, 2014 @ 10:32 AM | Perry


If your metal roof is leaking and you are considering having your metal roof coated as a solution, keep in mind the follow 5 things as you make a decision about your building’s metal roof.

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Worn out Metal Roof? How about a Retrofit?

Mon, Jun 16, 2014 @ 02:22 PM | Exterior Pro Roofing

Is your commercial buildings metal roof worn down from aging or damages from elements? Had leaking? Rusting? Or already has had to have too many repairs to seams and penetrations? If this is you then maybe it is time to look into another option like Duro Shield Metal Retrofit from Duro Last.

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Noisy Metal Roof Repair In Kentucky

Thu, May 29, 2014 @ 04:32 PM | Perry

99% of our repair calls involve some sort of leak but this repair call was for noise. Earlier this year a customer reported a whistling noise and the sound of metal touching or rubbing against metal coming from the top of their metal roof. The homeowner had done several checks to see if any of the metal roofing had come loose or detached but each time he looked everything seamed to be normal. 

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Pole Barn Metal Vs. Standing Seam Metal

Mon, Apr 28, 2014 @ 02:59 PM | Exterior Pro Roofing

It is no secret that metal roofs are becoming more popular for many different reasons, to save on energy costs and installation costs. We published a blog on Metal Roof Myths in Indiana (http://www.exteriorproinc.com/blog/bid/338518/Indiana-Metal-Roofing-Myths) this year. If you read this article you probably have a better understanding that this is not always true and that there are more than one type of metal roof. Recently we have been asked to install metal roofs but when we asked about what type of metal, they do not know that there are other options than just pole barn metal.

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Metal Shingles; Are They Right For My Roof?

Mon, Apr 21, 2014 @ 02:53 PM | Exterior Pro Roofing

Another type of shingle you might be considering in replacing your new roof with is metal shingles. Residents are starting to have an interest in metal roofing due to cost, style and energy efficiency. Some though, do not like the look of the most common metal roof systems like the standing seam. Even though these come in different variety of colors, your neighborhood or your home may not take to the standing seam metal roofs. An alternative is metal shingles.

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How Can I 'Responsibly' Take Care of My Metal Roof?

Thu, Apr 17, 2014 @ 01:25 PM | Perry

Metal roofing has been around for a long time. Along with being attractive, metal roofing can hold up well for many years.  All it takes is a little proper maintenance and you will enjoy an excellent return on your original investment in the roof.

Common Issues That You Can Avoid

Maintenance is all about protecting the integrity of the roof and prolonging its useful life.  There are several issues that you want to identify and address quickly.  These more common events include:

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Hot Air Welding PVC Membrane: A Quick Guide

Thu, Apr 3, 2014 @ 04:55 PM | Exterior Pro Roofing

Hot air welds are among the best in the commercial roofing industry. They are permanent, water proof, and last as long as the roofing material does. 

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Metal Roof Coating Benefits

Wed, Mar 26, 2014 @ 12:43 PM | Perry

Metal roof coatings are an invaluable business asset. It might not seem like it, but the right metal roof coating installed by the right contractor can help you protect your building for years to come. Your building, after all, is an investment, and you've worked hard for it. It deserves the best so it can stay in tip-top shape for many years to come.

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Common Indiana Metal roofing Problems

Mon, Mar 17, 2014 @ 09:35 AM | Exterior Pro Roofing

Often building owners and Manufacturing facilities in Indiana choose metal roofs to cover their business and to keep their warehouses dry. Metal can lower initial construction cost and offers superior protection against fire. However the weather in Indiana, extreme expansion- contraction cycles, and rust and corrosion can take its toll on metal and diminish the roofs  performance over time. As a result leaking metal roofs are very common in Indiana. 

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Compare the 3 Most Common types of Metal Roofing

Thu, Mar 13, 2014 @ 12:56 PM | Exterior Pro Roofing

There are many types and profiles of metal roofing for sale in Indiana but here are the three most common types of metal roofs installed in the hoosier state. 

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