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LEED – Mechanical FinishesMechanically Curved – Oil Canning

November 1st, 2010 at 6:17 pm » Comments Off

LEED The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System, developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), is a third-party certification program and the nationally accepted benchmark ...more »

ENERGY STAR – Flat Seam

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ENERGY STAR A registered trademark of the U.S. government. The ENERGY STAR Program* represents a voluntary partnership between businesses and organizations and the federal government to promote energy efficiency and environmental ...more »

Cool Roofing – Elongation

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Cool Roofing A cool roof is defined as a roof surface that has both high reflectivity and high emissivity. High reflectivity requires the surfacing material to reflect solar energy away from ...more »

Architectural – BUR

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Architectural Architectural A steep slope system that is used for visual impact or aesthetics and typically requires a supporting deck with a minimum slope of 3:12. Architectural panels usually have low seam ...more »