Custom home blends nature with design under curved metal roof

An ideal home in the country combines the best of nature with modern amenities. In the case of the Brereton residence of Bellaire, Mich., it also combines artistic ability with three different roofing materials. The distinctive curved roof of the Brereton residence was designed by Shoreline Architecture of Petoskey, Mich. General Contractor Widing Custom Homes [Read More]

iPhone giveaway ends with happy metal professional

Elk Grove Village, Ill. (Jan. 28, 2015) – One lucky metal contractor is the happy owner of a new Apple iPhone6-plus given away in late 2014 by Petersen Aluminum. Luke Duffy, vice president of Elens & Maichin Roofing & Sheet Metal in Joliet, Ill., was chosen to receive the new smartphone after downloading and installing [Read More]

NEW INTERNATIONAL MAGNET SCHOOL TOPPED WITH PETERSEN METAL ROOF

    The new International Magnet School for Global Citizenship has opened in South Windsor, Conn., with the mission of creating a better world through education. As part of the Capitol Region Education Council, the school will foster the education and development of 530 students from pre-K through fifth grade. CREC is a non-profit, regional [Read More]

TAPERED METAL PANELS CALL ATTENTION TO SHARP NEW LOOK AT ARMY RESERVE CENTER

  Elk Grove Village, Ill. (Jan. 14, 2015) – The new 100-member Army Reserve Center in Tallahassee, Fla., doesn’t look like a typical military installation. The 23,000 sq. ft. building offers a contemporary appearance that is in keeping with today’s modern Army.   Contributing to the contemporary look is a sleek design by CH2M Hill that [Read More]

NEWEST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN TEXAS DISTRICT OPENS TO RAVE REVIEWS

  Elk Grove Village, Ill. (Jan. 8, 2015) – The 20th and newest elementary school in Texas’ Pflugerville Independent School District opened for the 2014 school year to rave reviews from students, teachers and parents alike. The new building’s energy-efficient design made a special impression on school principal Christy Chandler. “The school’s amazing. I don’t [Read More]