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Remembrance and Gratitude

November 16, 2016 | Filed under: Newsletter Articles,Uncategorized

Did you know that the West Indies island-nation of Grenada celebrates Thanksgiving, but has only done so since 1983? Grenada had been under the authority of a socialist dictatorship since early 1979 and Cuba was very active there, building an airfield that many observers believed was designed to support Soviet aircraft. In October 1983, an… ( read more )

20 Years and Counting: Athens Roofing of Georgia

October 31, 2016 | Filed under: Dealer Spotlight,Uncategorized

Wow. Since 1986, Chris Lutz and his team at Athens Roofing have been providing quality, sustainable roofing systems to the community of Athens, Georgia. Why Metal Roofing for Athens, Georgia? In this forward thinking community, sustainability is an important consideration when making any home improvement or restoration decision. Energy savings, healthy ventilation, and even heat… ( read more )

Manufacturing Day 2016

October 15, 2016 | Filed under: Newsletter Articles,Uncategorized

October 7, 2016 was Manufacturing Day in the United States and we participated with tours of our 115,000 square foot manufacturing facility in Piqua, Ohio. During these tours, we educated close to 100 area students as to what a career in manufacturing can look like. In 1980, 20 million Americans worked in manufacturing. Today, that… ( read more )

How to Choose A Beautiful Metal Roof for Your Beautiful Home

September 21, 2016 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Research,Uncategorized

Choosing the right roof for your home can be a daunting task. Congratulations, if you’ve found your way to metal as the most versatile, sustainable, and protective roofing material available. But, now what? With so many options to choose from, we thought we would give you some insider information on how to choose the right,… ( read more )

There’s a Fungus Among Us…Gloeocapsa magma

September 20, 2016 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Newsletter Articles,Research,Uncategorized

Gloeocapsa magma. Ever hear of it before? Perhaps you haven’t heard of it but we guarantee that you have seen it. Curious? Gloeocapsa magma is the algae that grows on composition shingles, causing unsightly streaks and stains. The amount of gloeocapsa magma on a rooftop is a common way in which people estimate the age… ( read more )

A Southern New England Classic: Classic Metal Roofs, LLC

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In southern New England, Classic Metal Roofing Systems has partnered with Michael Gonet and his team for the long-term protection of area homes, condominiums and public buildings. Born and raised in New England, the family and team at Classic Metal Roofs, LLC offer personal service with knowledgeable consultants, our lifetime product warranty, and outstanding warranties… ( read more )