Roofing Products

You'll find all of the latest sustainable roofing products in this section, including metal, garden, white and everything else (literally) under the sun.


2013 Reader’s Choice Awards

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Check out the results of the Readers Choice Awards!
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Roof Hugger Retrofit Solutions

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The Roof Hugger products by MBCI can be installed over most any existing metal roof.
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Factory-Applied Reflective Surfacing

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The highly reflective Sunburst mineral surfacing is now available as a factory-applied option on select StressPly high-performance membranes for one-step installation of waterproofing protection and reflective surfacing.
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Built-in Solar Sync Compatibility

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Hunter Industries released an enhancement to the I-Core advanced irrigation controller, the 3.0 operating system.
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Restructuring the Sunny Day: Solar Meets Design

By Mark Cerasuolo
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Innovative commercial and residential examples can provide builders, buyers and homeowners with lessons in aesthetically pleasing solar design.
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Excellence in Design New Construction Educational Winner

The Center of Attention

A new student services center at a prominent university in Boston provides students with a chance to learn and play outside the box.
The LEED Gold certified Center for Student Services is Boston University’s (BU) new gateway to campus student life and services as well as the winner of EDC’s Excellence in Design Award for Educational New Construction.
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Roof and Wall Thermal Values

Cutting Through I-Code Confusion: A New R-Value Guide for Roofs and Walls
By Dr. James Hoff
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Since 2000, the I-Codes have served as models for almost all state and local building codes in the United States.
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Why Schools Choose Metal Roofing

By Rodger Russ

Rodger Russ brings to light the importantance of metal roofing and its impact on educational facilities.

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Standing Water Dispersal


 Quick-Slope modified acrylic cementitous material redirects harmful standing water on low-slope modified bitumen roofing.  

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Modular Roof Garden

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Metro Green Visions (MGV) GroRoof modular roof garden system features a design that allows each tray to lock together more easily. 

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Metal Roofing: The Only Solar-Ready Roof


AVAILABLE ON DEMAND This webinar educates architects, owners, facility managers and contractors regarding the benefits that can be achieved when pairing a solar system with a metal roof—and answers why metal is the only solar-ready roof.

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Metl-Span panels have contributed to energy-efficient projects including 502 Rigsbee, Ballard Blocks, Haughton Middle School, and Pacific Plaza.


NCI Group's Candy McNamee, LEED Green Associate, explains how dematerialization can greatly affect the building industry over time, how AEC professionals will be challenged to incorporate the practice into their work and what the benefits are.

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2014 August

In the August issue, check out green renovation projects and a look at urban development and sustainability.
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Reader's Choice: Government EID

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Sustainable Healthcare Architecture, 2nd Edition

The essential guide for architects, interior designers, engineers, healthcare professionals, and administrators who want to create healthy environments for healing.

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Green Product Buzz Guide

Green Product Buzz GuideEDC's Green Product Buzz Guides bring you the latest in green building products and services from companies exhibiting at trade shows, including Greenbuild, the AIA Expo, Coverings, Surfaces and more.


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