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Navigating Roofing Options- A Guide for Design Professionals

Faced with material shortages and pricing volatility, resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, combined with concerns about the environmental impact, construction industry stakeholders are facing a big shift in navigating their building material selection. This blog investigates these supply chain and sustainability questions in the context of roofing to help guide design professionals through new construction, replacement, and restoration projects.

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