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Toyota Prius or a Classic Roof?

September 7, 2007 | Filed under: Miscellanous Articles,Uncategorized

Did the headline of this post grab your attention? One of our top independent dealers told me that, in recent months, many of his Classic Metal Roof customers have owned a Toyota Prius. So many that it seems far more than coincidental. Clearly it indicates a growing number of consumers out there who are interested… read more

Cool Metal Roofing

September 1, 2007 | Filed under: Miscellanous Articles,Uncategorized

There is a lot of talk bandied about these days regarding “cool roofing”. But what is it that makes a roof “cool”? Ray-Bans and a leather jacket? Not exactly. Here is some of the scoop on why some roofs do indeed keep homes cooler in hot weather than do other roofs. Thermal Mass. Roofs that… read more

It’s Not Too Late

August 29, 2007 | Filed under: Miscellanous Articles,Uncategorized

While our company has had a year of continued growth, there is no escaping the fact that, overall, this has not been a strong year for home remodeling and other construction in the United States. I think that many homeowners have just been putting off decisions, probably for a variety of reasons. One of which… read more

Metal Roofing: It’s More Than Just Materials

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We talk a lot here at Classic about the quality materials and processes that we put into manufacturing the best roofs under the sun. Recycled content aluminum alloy, industry-leading PVDF coating technology, reflective pigments … the list goes on. But, from a homeowner perspective, there is a lot more to a successful roof project than… read more

Congratulations American Metal Roofs!

August 28, 2007 | Filed under: Miscellanous Articles,Uncategorized

One of our leading dealers was recently recognized by Inc. Magazine as number 766 on their list of the 5000 fastest growing businesses. That company is American Metal Roofs based in Flint, Michigan. At American, Frank Farmer and his team have developed very exacting systems for selling and installing our residential metal roofing systems. It… read more

A Classic Metal Roof saves on Energy Bills

August 27, 2007 | Filed under: Miscellanous Articles,Uncategorized

Global warming. Knowing your “Carbon footprint.” “Limited natural resources.” Higher fuel costs. Higher energy bills. Global environmental impact trickles down to local and individual environmental impact. That is, the more resources we consume together, the more it costs us individually. It seems like we are at a critical point where we need to focus our… read more