Month: August 2018

Doors of Steel: Metal Roll-Up Doors for Any Application

Posted on August 28, 2018 by Erica Alvarez

Metal roll-up doors are designed specifically to offer security and durability in a variety of applications. MBCI offers a series of roll-up doors to service the self-storage and commercial markets. Here, we’ll provide some key product details to help guide you to the right product for your application. Self-Storage Doors Built to meet the specific […]

Preventing Roof Damage from Rusted Fasteners

Posted on August 10, 2018 by kbuchinger

These days, the majority of metal roofs are made from Galvalume coated steel, which typically carry a warranty against perforation due to rusting for a period of 20 years. A study on Galvalume standing seam roofs (SSR) conducted at the behest of the Metal Construction Association (MCA) showed that a properly installed Galvalume SSR can be […]

Standard Testing For Metal Roofing – Part 2: Air and Water Resistance

Posted on August 7, 2018 by Jason Allen

In a prior post, we discussed the importance of independent (i.e. third party) standardized testing as a means of verifying the performance of metal roofing, and specifically looked at structural and wind uplift performance. In this post, we will similarly look at testing standards but focus on metal roofing tested for air leakage and water […]