Nancy Reilly

Nancy Reilly

METALCON Newsletter January 2024

CALLING ALL INDUSTRY EXPERTS! SHOWCASE YOUR EXPERTISE AT METALCON 2024 Being a featured speaker for METALCON is not just an opportunity — it’s a chance to shape the narrative of the metal construction industry, making a lasting impact on professionals in the field. We are actively seeking individuals who are passionate about educating, engaging, inspiring, and delivering impactful presentations within various facets of the metal construction community.

Metal Roof vs. Shingles: A Comprehensive Guide

Metal's share of the residential roofing market is growing. But yet asphalt's share has stayed relatively stable. How can the metal roofing industry increase its share? Understanding the pros and cons in this comprehensive guide will help along with our next METALCON Live! with industry expert Todd Miller, when he provides strategies to convert more homeowners.

What is the Best Coating for a Metal Roof?

You've selected your metal roof material and style ... now what? Selecting the right coating can not only help you achieve a desired look, but it could add years of life to a roof. Read today's #MagnificentMetalMonday to learn how to select the best coating for your metal roof.

Women in Metal Construction

While women still make up a small portion of the construction workforce, read on to learn how the number is changing for the better. Estimates predict the construction industry will grow by 4% between now and 2031 - how will the industry respond?

What are the Advantages of Prefab Modular Construction?

#MagnificentMetalMonday looks into the advantages and benefits of prefab modular construction and why it will play a role in shaping the future of metal construction. Take a look at record breaking Peppers Kings Square Hotel as a case study for why prefab modular construction is greener, faster, and smarter.

Save Energy Costs with Air Barrier Testing

Credit: ABAA
Air leakage in buildings has been shown to be a significant percentage of energy costs for buildings. Whole building blower door testing is critical. Register for tomorrow's METALCONLive! with Executive Director of the Air Barrier Association of America, Laverne Dalgleish, to learn more about air barriers for whole buildings and how to become a certified technician for blower door testing.