Resources – UCOA Metals

Why a Metal Roof is Right for You

Selecting the right roof for your home or building is a big decision. With the wide variety of roofing types on the market, it can be a stressful experience. However, at UCOA, we believe that one roofing type, metal roofs, reigns supreme. Having a metal roof has become more popular in residential roofing and home improvement. With as many pros...

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[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] What is Roll Forming? A rollformer takes strips of metal and sends it through sets of rolls to perform incremental bends until the desired shape is achieved. A number of factors are necessary for roll forming to be successful, such as material properties, tooling set up, and the operator. This technique can be very precise as long as...

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Bolt-Up Steel Buildings

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Easy-To-Assemble, Fast Turnaround Time, and Affordable! [vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width="2/3"][vc_single_image image="2410" img_size="full"][vc_column_text]   Standard Steel Building Kits Include:   Installation Guide: Easy to follow UCOA steel building kits assembly instructions and construction plans Framing: 8" 16 gauge, red iron roof purlin, flush wall girts, eave struts, and end wall columns 8" 14 gauge, red iron sidewall column and rafter. 14...

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The Future of Metal Buildings

Even small contractors can benefit from the many new types of metal buildings that are coming to market.  Through our connections with some of the biggest players in the market, here's the inside-scoop on the future of metal buildings. Featured article coming soon!

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Safety Tips For Working Up High

Safety is hugely important to metal building contractors.  It's important to have thorough policies and training in safety with your entire team.  Take a moment to read this over and add some of our safety policies to your employee manual today. Featured article coming soon!

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