Sustainable Alternatives to Replacing Industrial and Commercial Metal Roofs
presented by Joe Marzahl, Firestone Building Products
Wednesday, May 21, 3:45 PM - 4:15 PM
Rosewood
Session: Assuring the Performance of Restoration Materials and Techniques

Metal roofing systems are a popular option for architects, contractors and facility owners because of the materials' durability, longevity and aesthetics. Metal roofing systems are energy-efficient, sustainable, recyclable, aesthetically pleasing and able to withstand harsh environmental elements. This presentation will describe how to restore, protect and lengthen the life of metal roofs.

Learning Objectives:

  • As a result of participating in this program, attendees will learn why metal coatings are an idea solution to restore, protect and lengthen the life of metal roofs as an alternative to replacing a metal roofing system. This includes sustainability, cost and ease-of-use/application benefits.
  • As a result of participating in this program, attendees will learn how various metal coating products are applied and how to use metal coating systems to repair a roof.
  • As a result of participating in this program, attendees will be able to have the knowledge of how metal coating products and systems work together in order to use this technology in the field.
  • Attendees will understand how using metal coating systems can protect and lengthen the life of a metal roof, the process and how to apply metal coating products and systems in the field.

  • Speaker Bio:

    Joe Marzahl is the metal product manager for Firestone Building Products. In his current role, Marzahl is responsible for product launches, pipeline strategy, pricing, market and competitor analysis and promotional plans for metal wall and roofing systems.