Standing seam roof


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Standing seam roof

A sheet-metal roof with vertical folded seams joining adjacent flat panels; the parallel seams run along the slope.
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A classic vernacular of clean lines and simple shapes was chosen for the primary building to relate to its setting, with features that include a standing seam roof, sun louvers, and natural wood accents that extend into the interior.
"The building has a mono-pitch standing seam roof with elevations finished with architectural cladding.
Your plan to double-strap over the existing shingles and install metal panels tells me you are not considering a standing seam roof and plan to do the work yourself.
One word of caution when selecting a roofer to install the new standing seam roof: Make sure that the roofer offers an effective externally baffled ridge venting system; not many standing seam roofers utilize one.
The winning AIA NC Center for Architecture and Design features a 20,000-square-foot double-lock, standing seam roof composed of material donated complimentary from VMZINC.
Among significant developments at Zamil Steel PEBs division in recent years was the introduction of new panel types such as the Standing Seam Roof System (MaxSeam), which is a registered double seam fastener roof system.
Building and engineering products firm The Alumasc Group plc (LSE:ALU.L) said today that it has signed a contract worth around GBP10m for the supply of an Alumasc Armaseam standing seam roof.
The installer has the purlin cavity (typically 8 in.; 20 cm), the space above the purlins if a standing seam roof is used, and the option to offset the liner below the bottom purlin flange as much as needed to achieve the desired insulation depth and effective thermal resistance without compressing the insulation.
-- Englert's SunNet solar standing seam roof with Building Integrated Photovoltaics using quarter-inch thick laminates that are virtually invisible and provide all the electric energy the average home requires year-round.
The new building will feature a brick, masonry and render facade, with aluminium frame windows and a metal standing seam roof structure.
The building was constructed to the architect's high level of specification with Bailey Laser-Line bullnose aluminium eaves soffits and ceilings, standing seam roof, terrazzo flooring with underfloor heating and high specification internal finishes.
The buildings will combine a number of innovative features, such as a curved roof providing internal plant space, an insulated aluminium standing seam roof with concealed gutters and extended eaves detail creating solar shading to the main glazed elevations.