Over the last few years Metal roofing and gutter contractors have placed a great deal of emphasis on job site safety. Deservedly so, as insurance premiums rise it is important that your installation crews follow the proper safety precautions when installing metal roofing, gutters or any other building or home improvement product. It is critical that your crews be trained and retrained regularly on these safety procedures. Failure to do so could cost your company a great deal of money or worse. Continue reading
Knowledge is so critical to any business. Whether you’re an architect or a contractor who specifies or installs metal roof systems, gutters, wall panels or widgets. Continue reading
Whether you’re selling a specialized product like a metal roof system or a commodity like aluminum gutters you can easily increase your revenue while at the same time helping your customer protect their investment. Continue reading
In today’s competitive business environment it’s critical to put your company in the best possible position to be successful. It’s important that you align yourself with professionals that won’t let you down.
Whether you’re looking for a new supplier, contractor or sub-contractors to assist in completing your metal roofing projects you want to make sure that their values and goals are in line with yours and that they’re willing to work for you and your clients 24/7. Continue reading
Just another reminder that later this month October 26 – 28, Metalcon will take place at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore Maryland.
This year’s convention is expected to be bigger and more exciting than ever. Continue reading
So you’re a roofing contractor that installs standing seam metal roofs or a small architectural firm that specifies metal roof systems and other building materials that skin the building envelope.
Is Internet marketing part of your marketing strategy? If not you are missing out on a great deal of business. Continue reading
Looking to design or build elegant residential homes and offer your clients both beauty and functionality? A standing seam metal roof fits the bill. Combining the elegance and beauty your customers are looking for with the energy savings they require is the key to keeping them happy and generating referrals for years to come. Continue reading
How often are your decisions driven exclusively by price and nothing else? If the answer is always, you may want to consider your reasoning moving forward. A metal roof system is more than just a temporary cover for a commercial building or home. The quality of the material, the quality of the paint that covers that metal roof and the support that you get from the manufacturer covering both the material and the paint finish is critical. Continue reading
Join Englert and the many other manufacturers who provide metal building materials to the metal construction industry in Baltimore this fall. Continue reading
While we traditionally refrain from self-promotion within this space we couldn’t resist in this instance. An Englert standing seam metal roof was selected by Metal Architecture magazine as the winner of this year’s design award for metal roofing. Below is an overview of the project along with some photos. Please note, if you have either designed a recent project with an Englert standing seam metal roof on it or if you are a contractor and have installed one that you feel may merit an award please feel free to contact your Englert representative or me directly with the details. Here are the details of this year’s winner – the Bells Woods home. Continue reading