How To Choose The Best Metal Roofing Hand Seamer

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As a professional metal roofing installer, having the right hand seamers in your toolbox is essential for achieving watertight standing seam assemblies across endless building profiles. But with so many technical specifications and models to evaluate like brass vs steel construction, common rib dimensions, offset handle lengths or custom hem folders – how do you…

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The Essential Fastener Guide for Metal Roofing Pros

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Choosing the right fasteners is crucial for the longevity and durability of metal roofs, especially in demanding environments such as heavy snow load areas and coastal regions. At AMSI Supply, we understand the unique challenges faced by metal roofing professionals and offer a range of fasteners designed to meet these needs with excellence. Our products,…

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Tips for Maximizing Butyl Tape Bonds on Metal Roofing

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Installing durable, watertight seals with butyl tape is critical for metal roofing performance and longevity. However, without proper surface preparation and application techniques, these rubber-based tapes can fail prematurely due to loss of adhesion. Fortunately, by following best practices for cleaning, priming, and pressure-sensitive installation, roofing contractors can guarantee strong, long-lasting bonds between butyl tape…

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Proceed with Caution: Safety Tips for Walking on a Metal Roof

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Metal roofing is extremely popular these days, though being on top of a roof remains an activity select individuals are willing to chance. Because it can become extremely slippery when dirty or wet, metal roofing is even more dangerous than other types of roofing material, such as asphalt tiles. Whether you’re a roofer, home inspector,…

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Understanding Snow Guards for Metal Roofs

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Your metal roof might look sleek and stylish, but it should also be incredibly practical to protect the building structure. There are many components to consider when embarking on a roofing project — all of which are crucial to the longevity, safety, and quality of the finished product. Roofs must be built to withstand years…

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ESE Hand Seamers

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Whether you’re a veteran metal roofing contractor or just starting, having the right tools for the job is essential to get the results you want. ESE Machines provides those precise and reliable tools that set your work apart from others in the industry with their premier hand seamers specifically made for standing seam roofing jobs.…

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