Metal Roofing Competition Opens

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MRA kicks off Best Metal Roofing Competition for installers and contractors. Enter and get credit for your resilient product use! 

Calling all roofing contractors, installers and manufacturers: Is your stainless-steel roof a stunner? Is your galvalume glamorous? Is your copper shingle roof sublime?

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If so, now’s your chance to enter the “Best Metal Roofing Project” competition hosted by the Metal Roofing Alliance (MRA). Beginning Oct. 4, 2018 through Dec. 31, 2018, the MRA will award one monthly first prize winner for the project judged to be the most outstanding example of a great metal roofing project.


A beautiful curved metal roof atop Mountain Living Magazine’s 2017 Home of the Year in Aspen is an example of the great metal roofing work being recognized by the MRA.

Open to U.S. and Canada contractors, installers and manufacturers, entries will be evaluated based on appearance, performance and originality/use of materials and each monthly first-prize winner will receive a $500 cash prize. To enter, interested participants can upload a photo of their metal roofing project and a 200-word or less description at

“This competition celebrates all of the fantastic work going on in the metal ro

ofing industry right now,” said Renee Ramey, MRA executive director. “Not only do metal roofs perform exceptionally well, but installers getting very creative when it comes to material use and incorporating styles that add incredible curb appeal.”

With more color options available than any other roofing type and designs that range from traditional to contemporary, metal roofing can help highlight any architectural style and yet it is also among the most durable, long-lasting and sustainable option available. Demand for metal roofing is increasing, making it the second most popular choice for U.S. homeowners and helping increase profitability for installers and contractors.

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For more information about how to enter MRA’s “Best Metal Roofing” competition for the trades, visit

Main image:  McElroy Metal (, a family-owned manufacturer of metal roofing and siding components, shows off its product at one of its 12 manufacturing facilities.