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Metal Building siding profiles


Metal Building siding profiles

Below are the two most popular metal building metal panel profiles for Lucas Buildings . Including Sturdi-Rib which is available in both 26 gauge and 29 gauge. While SuperSpanX metal roofing metal panels and metal siding panels are available in 26 gauge. More panel profiles are available for metal building and metal roofing projects if desired. Including fastener concealed Standing Seam metal roofing panels. In addition to matching metal panel profiles …

Corrugated metal siding Finishes


Corrugated metal siding Finishes

Once upon a time, corrugated sheet metal was used to add durable siding and roofs to chicken coops, farms, and other outbuildings. These days, while corrugated sheet metal is still quite useful, it serves more of a purpose than simply to be functional. More often than not, you’ll find sheet metal used not just as an inexpensive solution to sealing the outside of a building, but also as an item of decor. More and more interior designers are turning …

Metal siding VS brick


Metal siding VS brick

A comparison of aluminum siding vs brick siding to help you choose which is best for your home Do you like this article? Get Siding Estimates If you are thinking of improving the exterior of your home then many siding options are available for your consideration. The choices include aluminum, stone, vinyl, brick and wood. With such a wide range of available materials, you should compare aluminum siding vs. brick siding to find the material that is …

Metal siding San Antonio


Metal siding San Antonio

The Photo and Video Gallery Here are some pictorial / video samples of some of our projects. For a larger view, simply click on the picture or play the video. If you would like to personally view any of these homes, please contact us at (210) 785-0994. SHINGLE ROOFS: A shingle roof is one of the least expensive, is easy to install, has a fairly long life, and is attractive, but, it has very little value in reducing heat gain. Therefore the attic space …

Metal Siding Houston TX


Metal Siding Houston TX

Houston is known for many popular events, people, land, and so many of its Southern quirks, and now there’s one more thing to add to that list. A beer can house. Similar to the bottle cap house, or any other outsider type art that’s been seen all over the world, these Houstonians are the proud owners of a home that has been covered with all kinds of beer cans and memorabilia collected throughout the years. The original owner, John Milkovisch, was …

Metal siding weight


Metal siding weight

Pull this structure from the wall and ties must take the loads. For loads near the outside edge of this deck, roughly 62% of that load will be the force pulling it off the wall. The lag bolts will probably be every 16 inches, staggered to hold the ledger. I would NOT count on joist hangers in tension for the joists. Those are meant strictly for vertical loads. As a minimum I would use Simpson strapping around the back of the ledger running six inches …

Corrugated Sheet metal siding


Corrugated Sheet metal siding

You can see the original siding on the left. One thing I was not prepared for was that the corrugations were not quite aligned with the sheet-so, in the future, I will have to adjust the cut. I cut my sample pieces to 4 x10 . Not sure if that size is accurate for old structures, but it is a common modern size--on my own home I used sheets of 4 x20 cold rolled corrugated. Needless to say, I have a good example of how corrugated ages. I hit the surface …

Sheet Metal Siding Prices


Sheet Metal Siding Prices

Many people do not know that metal can be recycled for cash. In fact, many people do not know that certain metals are even accepted in exchange for cash at most metal processing centers. If you are interesting in recycling scrap metal for money, before you begin it is important to know that the price of scrap metal can fluctuate depending on a variety of factors. Environmental conditions, the economy, industry strength, and more can all influence …