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Enhance Your Property with Curved Metal Roofing

Your property’s roof makes up a large portion of its overall aesthetic. As such, it has the potential to make or break your home or building’s design. There are all sorts of ways to enhance your property with its roofing system. However, one of the best options is to make use of curved metal roofing.

Protect Your Property with Metal Roof Snow Guards

When snow accumulates on a roof, there is always the possibility that it could slide off in large chunks. When the roof in question is made of metal, galvanized steel, or slate tiles, the likelihood of this happening is even more pronounced.

What Is Flux And Why You Need It

Flux is a chemical cleaning agent that is used to clean and join metals. Flux contains an acid activator and sometimes a wetting agent to prepare surfaces for joining metal. These activators are blended into a chemical carrier which is typically a solvent, thickening agent, or even water. 

Fall Into Autumn with Metal Luxury Home Upgrades

We’re quickly coming up on the end of summer, which means autumn is just around the corner. If you were looking to make some updates to your home, now is a great time to do it.

Renovating Vancouver’s Heritage Hall

Now used to host weddings, parties, and a variety of other events, Vancouver’s Heritage Hall first opened as a post office in 1914. A grand structure characterized by its tall steeples and clocktower, it’s one of the most recognizable buildings in all of Vancouver.

ACM Panels: Here’s What You Need to Know

There are a lot of great siding materials out there — from wood to vinyl to fiber cement and more. However, if you want your building to look truly unique and beautiful, you should consider ACM panels.

Improve Your Building with Custom Ornamental Metal Work

There are several things you can do to improve the exterior of your commercial building. However, if you really want to take things to a new level, you should consider installing custom ornamental metal work to complement your structure.

How Long Does Standing Seam Metal Last? Assessing the Lifespan of Standing Seam Metal Roofing

Are you looking to add a new roof to your building? If so, you can’t go wrong with standing seam metal roofing. But before you decide, there will likely be some questions you’ll want to have answered. If you’re not too familiar with standing seam metal roofing, then it’s best to start with the basics: how long does a standing seam metal roof last?

Protect Your Property from Snow with High-end Commercial Gutters and Scuppers

When heavy snow falls, it puts tremendous stress on the roofs of commercial properties. Due to the fact that these properties’ roofs are typically flat, they often struggle when faced with heavy snow accumulation.

A+ Rated and NRCA Members

Here at Chicago Metal Supply, we aim to supply high-quality metal construction materials for both residential and commercial purposes. We’re proud to say we accomplish this goal, as we’ve reliably served countless home and property owners both in Chicago and throughout the United States.

Protect Your Property from Snow with High-end Commercial Gutters and Scuppers

When heavy snow falls, it puts tremendous stress on the roofs of commercial properties. Due to the fact that these properties’ roofs are typically flat, they often struggle when faced with heavy snow accumulation.

Protect Your Property with High-end Metal Gutters

Whether it be a house, a commercial property, an agricultural building, or otherwise, if it has a roof, it needs to have gutters as well. Gutters filter away rainwater, preventing it from pooling around the property’s foundation and causing deterioration.

Upgrade Your Property with Radius Standing Seam Roof Panels

Does your property have a rounded roof? Are you looking to update it both functionally and aesthetically? Unfortunately, many homeowners in this situation struggle with one thing: they don’t know which material to use.

Enhance Your Kitchen with a Custom Kitchen Hood

There is a great deal that goes into the aesthetic of a kitchen. Flooring, countertops, cabinets, and backsplashes will only get you so far. If you really want to enhance your kitchen, you should focus on some of the more overlooked aspects as well — one of these being the kitchen hood.

Increase Your Energy Efficiency with Insulated Metal Roof and Wall Panels

Unfortunately, many roofs and walls suffer from a lack of insulation. They’re often the source of not only wind drafts, but of poor overall energy efficiency as well. If you want to keep down your heat and electric bills, a well-insulated roof and walls can go a long way.

Renovating Boston’s Original City Hall Plaza

Boston’s original City Hall and surrounding Plaza were built in 1968, and while they still serve reliably as a government building and public meeting space, they never quite lived up to public expectations. 

Install Radius Flashing to Protect Your Rounded Roof

Flashing is used to prevent water from seeping down into a roof and causing structural damage. It offers both a functional benefit as well as an aesthetic boost.

Make Use of Stylized ACM Panels

Are you looking to add new siding to your property? Are you search for something that offers a unique look? If so, you should consider going with ACM panels.

Plan a Historical or Decorative Restoration with the Help of Our Metal Construction Materials

Many historical properties have seen their fair share of wear and tear, and yet, they still carry a great deal of charm. As such, if you own a historical or decorative property, you’re probably not looking to transform it entirely. Instead, you might be looking to restore it to its former glory.

Optimize Your Roof Drainage System with Metal Downspouts

Where gutters are, downspouts must follow. Downspouts are vital to the functionality of the roof drainage system, as they collect rainwater and empty it into appropriate areas to reduce foundational wear and tear.

Custom ACM Panels for High-end Commercial Properties

In order for a business property to attract customers, the appearance of the building itself is key. You can’t exactly work out of a shack and expect passersby to take your business seriously.

Restoring Historical Buildings on the East Coast

America’s east coast is known for a lot of things, not the least of which is its big and iconic cities. From Boston to New York, to Philadelphia, to Washington, DC, to Baltimore, and so on, these cities are marvels of history and architecture.

Understanding the Necessity of Perimeter Edge Metal on Your Commercial Roof

One of the most common issues with commercial roofing systems is the problem of wind exposure. High winds can place tremendous pressure on commercial roofs, sometimes causing them to lift up slightly in various places. When this occurs, they can become exposed to water damage, putting them in an exceedingly vulnerable position.

Standing Seam Metal Roofs vs Asphalt Roofs: Which is Better for You?

Are you in the process of building a new property? Making updates to your existing property? In either case, you’ll need to start thinking about the type of roofing material you’re going to use.

Everything You Need to Know About Standing Seam Roofing Maintenance

You’ve installed a standing seam metal roof. It looks great. However, you’re wondering: what type of maintenance does this thing require? 


Fortunately, we can help you with that. Without further ado, here’s everything you need to know about standing seam roofing maintenance. 

The Benefits of Standing Seam Roofing

Are you looking for a new roofing material that’s more durable than asphalt shingles? If so, you should consider installing a standing seam roof.


This roofing comes with a variety of advantages, and it offers a number of benefits over time. Curious as to the specific benefits of standing seam roofing? We’re going to review them below.

What are ACM Panels Used For?

You might have heard the phrase “ACM panels” before, and you might have a decent idea as to what they are. However, do you know what are ACM panels are used for? 


We’re going to answer that question and more below, getting into the specifics of ACM panels and everything that they entail.

The Benefits of ACM Panels

Are you building a new property from scratch? Are you looking to make updates to an existing property? If so, you should consider installing ACM panels. 


ACM panels come with a number of benefits and are far superior to many of the other types of siding on the market today. Curious as to the advantages of ACM panels? Then keep on reading. We’re going to discuss them in detail below. 

Chicago Metal Supply helps win the top prize at the international roofing awards

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Chicago Metal Supply wins 
"the best retrofit Metal Roof Award" from Metal Construction News

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