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Miami’s One Stop Metal Shop

Being the top metal roof provider in Miami means being a one-stop shop for the area’s contractors. We’re able to provide the products and services a builder in south Florida needs, because we, in turn, can rely on top-notch suppliers to get us the quality product and tools needed to get the job done. When […]

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Climate Change: We Can All Help!

You’ve probably seen it yourself. If not, you’ve heard about it on NPR or read about it in the Miami Herald. A new study from the University of Miami shows the rate of sea-level rise has tripled over the last decade in South Florida. Miami Beach is working hard to combat the effects of climate […]

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Which Roof Would You Choose?

Picture your dream home… If money was not a factor, which roofing material would you select? Metal, Tile, or Shingle. Recently, we did a random survey of 500 Florida residents with this very question. Do these results surprise you? What Women (and Men) Want… Overall, Tile was the winner at 44.8%. Metal was a close […]

Trend – Corrugated Metal Wall Panels

Corrugated metal is not just for roofing old barns anymore. The new trend is to use it indoors. On your walls, specifically. I found some fun examples on Houzz… I always find inspiration on Houzz. Where Can I use Corrugated Wall Panels? Can I Use Corrugated Panels on my Bathroom Walls? I was thinking the […]

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Miami Sea Spray Won’t Damage Your Metal Roof

No matter where you live in Miami, the beach is not too far away. For our coastal clients, salty sea spray is not an issue if your roof is from Metal Master Shop. The Downside to Living by the Beach Is there one?! I’m sure you love living by the beach – who wouldn’t? But […]

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Are Coatings Important for Your Metal Roof?

Yes! Yes! Yes! Coatings are very important for your metal roof. They have specific properties and purposes that will help to lengthen the lifetime of your roof, while cutting down on potential maintenance and repair issues. Kynar Drexel, our main supplier of metal roof material, uses Kynar on the aluminum and galvalume roofs. It is a […]

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Going Green: All About Copper Patina

As I said in the last blog, copper roofing is becoming popular again. I say “again” because looking back at history, it’s been used for many centuries as a favorite roofing material. The patina that forms on copper roofs is a result of weathering and changes in the chemical composition of the metal. It’s a […]