Take a look at the creativity and hard work put into these roofs!
MEET MISS MAY! Beauty can be found in interesting textures, bright colors and complicated details. Yes we are talking about a commercial roof! This roof even makes those ugly old air conditioners look good! Thanks to Western Colloid for letting us share this photo of their products installed on a Bank of American building in Las Vegas, Nevada
MISS FEBRUARY (in the RCS calendar of sexy roofs) MetalWorksLimited - Christopher Bernard from Catskill, New York Metal Craftsman and Fabricator shared this photo with us on Instagram. "Originally built with slate in 1888. Burned in 2005. Fabricated all the finials from scratch from old black and whites of originals".
If we made a pin-up calendar for roofers this roof would be Miss January. Super Sexy Roofing! "Check out this in progress beauty in Palm Beach! Featuring a blend of RedlandClayTile of California using Roman pans and Mission covers" Thanks Carpenter's Roofing, West Palm Beach Florida - Amazing!
How Did We Live Without Drones?
Thanks so much to David Corona from Gideon Steel Panel Company, LLC for submitting this G100s (1" snap lock), Galvalume shot for our photo contest.
It’s the Photo of the Month!
This February we celebrate the Daunting roof.
This project is not for the meek. Congratulations to Ruff Roofers for their bravery.
"Underway on the roof replacement at the Christ Lutheran Church in Federal Hill, Baltimore, MD"
We are celebrating Breathtaking roofs with this downtown Paris roof dome. What an incredible feat for the former and current roofers to craft something so beautiful in such difficult conditions. Thanks to@W_Waxel Axel Roofing in France for sharing this incredible feat with us.
Mister December shows that anything is possible – even creating a billboard for angels!
The roof for the Veteran Administration Hospital complex in Dayton Ohio was designed and installed by Detroit Cornice & Slate company.
Thank you to Kurt A. Hesse for sharing this with us.
Today we celebrate the toughness of roofs! Although not beautiful, as some architectural masterpieces we have featured, this roof shows the adventurers spirt of grit and fortitude. Meet Miss August 2016!
“Shemya, Alaska - Reroofing of 2 hangars on the Aleutian Chain, you really can see Russia from this island J Logistics are a nightmare, the weather is unforgiving at times and the barrel roof shape is cantankerous for the metal roofing application.”
Thanks to Misty from Rain Proof Roofing in Anchorage, Alaska for sending us this amazing shot.
Would you take a look at this sexy roof! – It had to be a Roof of the Month!
Thank you to Donald Merget, @MergetCopperworks, based out of Chester County, PA. for sharing this beauty!
Miss October 2015 - Isn’t it amazing that there are still people out there to willing to pay for an iconic roof?
Thank goodness for the craftsman that installed it and the creative company that manufactured it.
Thank you to BestRoofing @wallickworld in Miami for sharing this project with us. A Ludowici 9-color blend installed in Miami Florida. - Amazing!
MISS APRIL 2015
We know it's May but this was worth waiting for!
Thanks to Sherriff-Goslin of Indiana for sharing this installation of ART-LOC Shingles. See more of their roof art here
There is something special about this photo - it doesn’t seem real. It’s so interesting to look at with it’s clean lines and crisp facets. The slight curvature caused by the camera gives an interesting perspective. If we were doing a calendar… This would be MISS MARCH 2015! This photo is courtesy of SpankyMcD, a contractor in New Zealand, the product is from New Zealand ColorSteel. He shared this photo with us on Instagram.
Miss November 2015 -
Although we are in constant search of the unique to make our monthly salute, sometimes we should stop and celebrate the simple.
Let’s appreciate the mainstay in our industry. What would 75% of our homes do with out it?
Meet Miss November! You are beautiful to us.
Thanks to JL Roofing in Chino California for sharing this photo.
Roof of the month September 2015 -
What a great shot showing the beauty and textures of a wood shake roof. Can you almost smell it? We just had to pick this to be Miss September!
Thanks to EverhartPeter for sharing this with us on Instagram.
Miss June 2015 -
The true beauty of this roof is the craftsmanship it took to turn reeds into a stricking suede-like blanket covering this Netherlands home.
Please check out the @Rietwerks website to see more of this unparalleled artistry.
We celebrate the Logistics of Roofing!
Imagine the processes that took place that went into getting this $485,000 roof to completion.
Some have Mount Everest, we have Miss May!
Thanks to @AVelcoCompany for sharing this with us on Instagram.
Meet Miss April - The fun of roofing is that we can still be amazed. This job and the work performed here is amazing. A very talented company in North Dakota took on this task and as you can see by this photo, it’s one of a kind. Thanks to Blaine Eurich at New Tech Roofing LLC for sharing his work. Just Amazing!
Miss March -
Celebrating the roof and the difficulties we overcome to conquer it.
We congratulate @offshoreshingle in Massachusetts for showing us how it’s done!
Meet Miss February -
We chose this little beauty because it is a tribute to roof shapes and styles.
Turrets, dormers, metal, wood, rolled rakes and a ridge with a nod to a gambrel - all in one roof!
Thank You @WilmerRoofingAndFraming Norwalk, CT for making the difficult look so beautiful!
Miss January celebrates the Details in roofing with this traditional Korean roof tile.
Imagine all the little details you put into your installations and products that no-one ever sees from the ground.
But you know… and that’s what craftsmanship is all about!
March Photo of the Month - we shall call them Roofers! "Rich Wolf (left) and Matt Hagen (right) work on tar papering a roof off main street in Dunedin in hot afternoon temperatures. Photo by Gene Page – July 1986.”
This February we celebrate the Daunting roof. This project is not for the meek. Congratulations to Ruff Roofers for their bravery. "Underway on the roof replacement at the Christ Lutheran Church in Federal Hill, Baltimore, MD"
January Roof of the Month: Focus on Uniqueness Our choice for January Roof of the Month was shared with us by a company out of Russia. We translated “Wild masonry – Alpine quartzite on the roof of a private house in Courchevel, France. Our roofers have extensive experience in the 'wild' laying professionally.” Thanks to www.SlateRoofs.ru for sharing.
Look at this craftsmanship. Why do we never get tired of seeing the beauty in the details? “Alaskan Yellow Cedar swept valleys on Gunston Hall in Virginia - It's doesn't get anymore unique than this”. Many thanks to Ryan-the-Roofer and Ruff Roofers for sharing this with us on Instagram. Meet Mr. October! http://rooferscoffeeshop.com
This month we appreciate clean and not so simple. This roof celebrates the ingenuity it took to turn a messy old gravel roof with a drain problem into this sleek looking little beauty. Photo and craftsmanship courtesy of Gus Esposito and his team at Z-Roofing & Waterproofing in Hialeah, Florida. Meet Miss June.
Although we are in constant search of the unique to make our monthly salute, sometimes we should stop and celebrate the simple. Let’s appreciate the mainstay in our industry. What would 75% of our homes do with out it? Meet Miss November! You are beautiful to us. Thanks to JL Roofing in Chino California for sharing this photo.
Meet Miss August! This little gem is a project shared with us by All-Star Roofing from Orem, Utah. We picked this to be our featured roof this month because there is beauty in this challenge. “Pipes for Days”. (Can you bid this by the penetration?) http://www.roofingcompanyorem.com/
Please help us appreciate the patriotism and craftsmanship it took to create this symbol of Americana. Meet Miss July! Happy Independence Day! Thanks to Eric Cassel of Sherriff-Goslin in Richmond, Indiana for sharing.