Metal Architecture magazine recently presented the winners of the 2018 Metal Architecture Design Awards. This year’s Grand Award Winner was the Eleanor Boathouse in Chicago. The magazine’s judging panel lauded the design for its lighthanded, yet aggressive form. The design is successful and well-executed throughout all scales, large to small, the judges said, and metal […]
RHEINZINK panels for the new Eleanor Boathouse were fabricated by RHEINZINK systems partner Sheet Metal Supply Ltd. Designed by Studio Gang Architects, the 19,000 sq. ft. facility is the last of four new boathouses and river launches created by the Chicago Park District to reclaim the Chicago River as a major system of parks and water-based recreation. Installation of the […]
We’re proud to partner with Atlantic Coated Papers on their Super-Tack Synthetic Roofing Underlayment, known as STack. Why STack? It’s made in North America. STack Synthetic Underlayment has a very, very competitive price point when compared to other synthetics or felt. A $1 per roll rebate available through December 31, 2017, makes the switch from […]
Construction Specifier October 2017 Zinc is a versatile metal that has been used for centuries because of its longevity and aesthetic appeal. Are you considering using it for a facade or roof application? Ben Kweton, CSI-EP, of Sheet Metal Supply, has written an in-depth article on designing with zinc for the October 2017 issue of […]
Perimeter Edge Metal… We started Sheet Metal Supply in 1991 with one market in mind: made-to-order, customized perimeter edge metal (flashing) for local roofing contractors. The flashing we fabricate isn’t very showy or exciting. Nonetheless, it’s one of the most critical parts of a building. Perimeter edge metal (also known as flashing) protects the edges […]
Calling all Roofing Contractors, Sheet Metal Installers, Sheet Metal Supply customers: please send us photos of your projects! We want to share these photos with other customers and our employees. We’re proud of what we fabricate and we know you’re proud of your skills too. Let’s show the world!