Close-up

Northern Metal & Roofing Co. Inc., Green Bay, Wis., recently finished reroofing a 440,000-square-foot Walgreens distribution facility in Windsor, Wis. The facility's existing roof system, installed in 1980, consisted of batt insulation installed on the underside of standing-seam metal roof panels, providing an R-value of 9.5. To improve the building's insulation and energy savings, Northern Metal & Roofing installed more than 1.175 million board feet of ACH Foam Technologies' Foam-Control® EPS Flute Filler over the existing metal roof system followed by Firestone Building Products' ISOGARD™ HD Cover Board and fully adhered 60-mil-thick RubberGard™ EPDM membrane. The additional insulation increased the roof's R-value to 26. The photo shows work in progress at the facility. Photo courtesy of ACH Foam Technologies, Denver.

To submit a photo for Close-up, e-mail professionalroofing@professionalroofing.net or mail a photo to Professional Roofing Attn.: Close-up, 10255 W. Higgins Road, Suite 600, Rosemont, IL 60018. Submittals should include a photo, as well as a description or background for the photo. A $100 gift card will be awarded for the photo that is chosen to be featured in Close-up.

Log in or register for FREE access to this article and other Professional Roofing online content.

Not a professionalroofing.net user?

Register now for free access
  • Full access to every article
  • Online Web exclusive information
  • Photo gallery
  • Breaking news
  • Online classified ads

Already a professionalroofing.net user?

User name:

Password:

 


Forgot Your Password?