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Metal Tiles, Shakes and Shingles - October 2017

Metal tiles, shakes and shingles featured in Metal Construction News' October 2017 issue.

ATAS International’s CastleTop metal shingles are flat and diamond-shaped. They may be used on walls and mansards in commercial and residential projects with a minimum 3:12 slope. CastleTop metal shingles are installed from eaves to ridges with concealed fasteners. They have expanded polystyrene backer boards that withstand light foot traffic during installation. Multiple colors may be combined to create patterns.

Berridge Manufacturing’s Classic metal shingles provide 9-inch-wide by 12-inch-high coverage. The 24-gauge steel shingles are produced in Kynar 500 and Hylar 5000 finishes, and acrylic-coated Galvalume. They may be installed on roofs and walls for residential and commercial projects. Classic metal shingles are wind resistance rated UL-580 UL-1897, Florida Product and Miami Dade approved.

DECRA Roofing Systems’ Villa Tiles look like clay and concrete barrel tile. The metal tiles are 17 inches by 44 1/4 inches, and have an installed exposure of 14 1/2 inches by 39 1/2 inches. They can be installed on roofs with a 3:12 minimum pitch. Villa Tiles come in five color blends: Amalfi Sand, Capri Clay, Pompeii Ash, Rustico Clay and Venetian Gold.

Florida Metal Roofing Products’ Barrel Style metal tiles look like traditional clay tiles. They are made with 24-gauge (G-90) steel or 0.032-inch aluminum. The steel tiles are Miami Dade approved for HVHZ (NOA 16-0125.09). The aluminum tiles are Florida Product approved with a field design pressure of -127.50 psf. Barrel Style metal tiles are available with Kynar 500 finishes.

Green American Home’s Great American Shakes feature the heavy texture and color tones in various stages of weatherization of wood shakes. The modular, four-way interlocking steel shakes are produced with PVDF coatings including three multi-hued colors in the company’s Cedar Series. Additionally, a line of complementary accessories is available.

TAMKO Building Products’ MetalWorks steel shingles look like slate, wood and tile, in a variety of colors. The metal shingles may be installed with the company’s Synthetic Guard Plus Underlayment. MetalWorks steel shingles are an Energy Star product and listed by the Cool Roof Rating Council.