Metal Wall Panels on the Roof (How to Achieve Durability and Reliability Using Sheet Metal)
September 29, 2014
Some modern architectural designs use new materials and metal panel assemblies for roofing applications, many of which are not intended to be used as roofing and, therefore, may not be well-suited for it. One such trend is the use of architectural metal wall panels as roofing to create a visually seamless transition between building walls and roof surfaces such as low-slope setbacks in the façade. This can impose challenges for the designer and contractor.