The Art of Metal Roofing

An intermediate review of metal roofing profiles, their proper application, metal substrates, architectural finishes, and how they all affect environmental efficiency, project sustainability, and product performance.


Learning Objectives:
  1. Understand the differences between metal profiles and their manufacturing processes and be able to specify the correct product to obtain maximum sustainability.
  2. Examine common problems one may encounter with metal roofing regarding roof slope, wind loads, and installation practices.
  3. Understand the history of metal roofing and the advancements made to improve product quality and safety.
  4. Identify different metal substrates and architectural finishes and know their various effects on energy efficiency and performance.
Education Content: Intermediate
Course Accreditation:
American Institute of Architects (AIA) | 1 AIA LU/HSW | Course Number: MTL302-PACe
International Institute of Building Enclosure Consultants (IIBEC) | 1 IIBEC CEH