Aluminum roof solves bank’s saltwater problem

The new National Bank of Commerce branch in Gulf Shores, Ala., is on an island with a coastal canal on one side and the Gulf of Mexico on the other. It’s no wonder that .040 aluminum was specified for the roof panels on the facility. Approximately 11,000 sq. ft. of Petersen’s aluminum Snap-Clad panels were [Read More]

Complex roof detail creates beautiful design for high-end home

The 5,500-sq.-ft. custom home for the Davis family in Waco, Texas, sports a complex roof that is “mainly detail work,” said James Guest of Guest Roofing in Waco, the installing contractor. “It’s very cut up with lots of hips and valleys and pitches and planes. It’s a beautiful design.” Approximately 10,300 sq. ft. of Petersen’s [Read More]

Rec center uses three metal wall panels to enhance its exterior

Completion of a major renovation and expansion of the Rosa Jackson Recreation Center in the historic Fort Hill area of Macon, Ga., has met with rave reviews. The project was designed to create a “wow factor,” said Recreation Department Director Reggie Moore. The Center now includes a new multi-purpose room, gymnasium, computer lab, playground and [Read More]

Snap-Clad aluminum roofing perfect for Florida beachfront resort

Multiple buildings in the expansive new Westman Lodge compound on Plantation Key in Islamorada, Fla., are protected with Petersen’s Snap-Clad .032-in. aluminum panels. As usual, aluminum is the material of choice in the highly corrosive saltwater environment. The residence is directly on the water in a resort-like setting with its own pier, guest house and [Read More]

Difficult roof repair worth the effort to survive Irma unscathed

The roof repair of The Reach, a Waldorf Astoria Resort in Key West, Fla., began after suffering the effects of several major storms and the roof was seriously in need of replacement. More than 39,000 sq. ft. of Petersen’s Snap-Clad .040-in. aluminum panels came to the rescue in a major re-roof effort. The lavish, Caribbean-style [Read More]

Metal roof adds to “Old Southern Architecture” of Mississippi shopping mall

Approximately 30,000 sq. ft. of Petersen’s PAC-CLAD metal roof panels contributed to the “old Southern architecture” of the Outlets of Mississippi shopping mall in Pearl, Miss. The 326,000-sq.-ft. mall is the largest outdoor shopping center in the state. The aesthetic intent for the facility is reflected through the use of historic colors, materials and references [Read More]

Support for metal roofs goes back 132 years in Florida

The benefits of metal roofs are nothing new to the residents of Key West, Fla. A team of PAC-CLAD staff encountered this sign on a recent visit to the island, which faces hurricanes and tropical storms on an annual basis.

Construction schedule challenges installer of school’s metal roof, walls

The sprawling new Todd Grant Elementary School in Darien, Ga., bears little resemblance to the building that at one time was the high school for local African-American students before integration. After demolition of the original 65-year-old structure, a new $11 million high-tech facility proudly stands in its place. Architectural design was created by Buckley & [Read More]

Narrow roof panels top mixed-use facility to complement batten board siding

22,000 sq. ft. of Petersen’s 10-in. on-center Snap-Clad narrow roofing panels top Oxford Square, a new mixed-use retail and child care center located in the heart of the Baltimore-Washington corridor in Howard County, Maryland. The approachable design, created by JP2 Architects in Towson, Md., includes multiple dormers that give the retail center a friendly, inviting [Read More]

Price increase on steel PAC-CLAD products

Petersen announces a forthcoming price increase on steel. The increase is a result of a combination of factors including overall strength in most of the steel end-use markets. The primary drivers behind the increase are as follows: • Increased prices from our domestic mills due to trade regulation and uncertainty caused by the continuing section [Read More]