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Strong Relationships Lead The Way To A Beautiful Roof

The building blocks of success are built on strong relationships, and so is Marvin Ramer’s new home. When the owner of Ramco Supply in Indiana set out to build a new home, he tapped into his network to make it happen. A veteran in the business, he knew he wanted his new home to don a metal roof. “Metal roofs are a smart investment,” explains Ramer. “They require minimal maintenance while still providing a durable solution.”

Ramco Supply, a metal panel manufacturer and supplier, partners with Valspar for their coatings, so Ramer was already familiar with the Valspar portfolio. Working with Jerry Bowman, business development manager for the Valspar Coil and Extrusion Division, the two landed on a color that would fit the aesthetic of the country home, and provide the durability Ramer was looking for.

The home features 7,800 square-feet of Ramco metal panels on the roof, all finished in Valspar’s Burnished Slate hue of their flagship Fluropon® coating. Metal roofs have become increasingly more popular in residential construction, as they offer a low-maintenance and durable solution to homeowners. Advanced technology in coating manufactures also allows for a wide variety of aesthetics.

“Good business is about good relationships with good people,” said Bowman. “Marvin is committed to the metal construction industry and has a tremendous reputation in this market. It’s fitting that we were finally able to work together on a more personal project and help the Ramer family exceed expectations for their new home.”

Valspar’s coatings are known for their strength and durability as they are formulated to resist chalking and marring. When used on roofing projects, as in the case of Ramer's new home, Valspar’s SR coatings protect against harmful UV-rays. The teamwork and relationship between Valspar and Ramco Supply mirror the longevity to come of the home’s roof, and serve as a testament to working together to achieve aesthetics and durability.

To learn more about Ramco Supply, click here.

About Sherwin-Williams Coil and Extrusion Coatings (formerly Valspar)

Valspar logoThe new Sherwin-Williams Coil and Extrusion Coatings division was created by the recent acquisition of Valspar by The Sherwin-Williams Company. The Division supports architects and designers with its proven high-performance coating systems, industry-leading technical expertise, color-matching and sustainability resources, responsive customer service and high-priority lead times. Learn more at http://www.valsparcoilextrusion.com.

About Sherwin-Williams Coil Coatings

Sherwin-Williams Coil Coatings delivers a full range of high-performance coatings in polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF), silicone-modified polyester (SMP) and polyester formulas, designed to meet the most demanding environmental requirements while providing protection against weathering and pollution. The Division is part of the Sherwin-Williams Performance Coatings Group, which supplies a broad range of highly engineered solutions in more than 120 countries around the world. Founded in 1866, The Sherwin-Williams Company is a global leader in the manufacture, development, distribution, and sale of paints, coatings and related products to professional, industrial, commercial, and retail customers. For more information about Sherwin-Williams, visit www.sherwin-williams.com.











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