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sustainble-roofing

Through responsible design, development and manufacturing of environmentally preferred products, we reduce our ecological footprint along with that of our customers and ultimately the end consumer.

 

Sustainablility with DECRA and Stone Coated Steel 

Metal is a beneficial resource
PDF Ecological Benefits of Metal Roofing
PDF Steel and the Environment (link to the Steel Framing Alliance)
PDF Innovative Design - The Solarium House
PDF G8 Summit Building - The Natural Solution

Contains 25 - 30% recycled content
PDF Recycled Content of Metal Roofing and Siding Panels
PDF 2007 The Inherent Recycled Content of Today's Steel

Recyclable at end-of-life

Long product life-cycle
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Tear-off of old roof material not required - diverts old materials from landfills
PDF Re-roofing Over Asbestos St. Anthony Retreat Center
PDF Re-roofing Over Slate Helen Hayes Hospital


Clean manufacturing process - DECRA maintains permits
with South Coast Air Quality District


ENERGY STAR® Partner
ENERGY STAR® Website
PDF Qualified Roofing Products
Mist Grey
Solar Reflectivity = .261
Thermal Emissivity = .97

 

 

2009 - 2010 Tax Credit Information

Tax Incentive FAQs (Energy Star)

Tax Credit Letter (DECRA Tile & DECRA Shake in Mist Grey)

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Link to 2012 Tax Credit Letter pdf
PDF Link to 2011 Tax Credit Letter pdf
PDF Link to 2010 Tax Credit Letter pdf
PDF Link to 2009 Tax Credit Letter pdf
PDF Link to 2008 Tax Credit Letter pdf
PDF Link to 2007 Tax Credit Letter pdf
PDF Link to 2006 Tax Credit Letter pdf


Member U.S. Green Building Council

USGBC Website

 


DECRA’s Contribution to LEED®

PDF LEED® for Homes
PDF New Construction / Commercial
PDF LEED Case Study - Palolo Chinese Home


Rebate Programs in Your Area

Member of the Cool Roof Rating Council


World Health Organization Standard Testing (Water Run-off)

 

WHO White Paper - Investigation of Rainfall Contact on Roof Tiles

 


Oakridge National Labs Over the Deck Venting Study

 

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Cool Roofing Article - Summation

 

The Effects of Infrared-Blocking Pigments and Deck Venting on
Stone-Coated Metal Residential Roofs William A. Miller Jan 2006


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1 Table of Contents / Study Abstract

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2 Executive Summary

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3 Introduction

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4 Steep-Slope Attic Assembly

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5 Solar Reflectance and Thermal Emittance

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6 Field Test Results

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7 Conclusions

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8 Recommendations

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9 References

 

 

 

 

 

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