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Copper Facades & Roof

Copper Facades and Roof

Copper

Copper offers a character and durability that no other metal roof can match. Its appearance can complement any style of building, from the traditional to the modern. Its warmth and beauty make it a preferred material for many architects. Through its natural weathering process, the warm bronze tones can be expected to lead to an iridescent brown, then to an elegant green patina finish.

Some of the world’s most distinguished modern architects have relied on copper to deliver architecture masterpieces.

Copper Cladding

As a cladding material, copper have several advantages. It is very lightweight and durable, which can be especially important on large buildings. Other cladding options may add significant weight, making the building more challenge to engineer, and they can also be difficult to install because of their weight.

Coppers prestigious appearance compliments all façade design facets. More recently in copper clad walls has become a design element to bring the outside insides and provide a seamless transition.

Copper cladding systems available;

  • Standing Seam
  • Ribbon Strip
  • Curved Standing Seam

  • Diversaclad
  • Ribbon Tray

  • Cassette
  • Flat Lock

 

Copper Roofing

The use of copper is based upon traditional practices proven over many years. There are numerous examples of copper roofs which have been in place one or more centuries. Copper’s resistance to the elements ranks among the highest of modern roofing materials.

Copper roofing is a craft and should always been installed by a copper craftsman. When properly designed and installed, a copper roof provides an economical, long-term roofing solution. Its low life cycle costs are attributable to the low maintenance, long life and salvage value of copper. Unlike many other metal roofing materials, copper requires no painting or finishing.

The ductility and malleability of copper make it an easy material to form over irregular roof structures. Domes and other curved roof shapes are easily formed and handled with copper.

Copper Roofing systems available;

  • Ribbon Tray
  • Double Lock Standing Seam

  • Ribbon Strip
  • Curved

  • Cassette
  • Double Lock Standing Seam

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