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Roof Hugger Metal-Over-Metal Retrofit Roofing Webinars Begin January 10

Odessa, FL - Slots are available for a series of six 30-minute informative free webinars on Metal-over-Metal retrofit roofing with Roof Hugger sub-framing systems. The first webinar is Thursday, January 10, with others scheduled throughout January, February and March.

According to information from Roof Hugger, "Everyone knows that knowledge is power, and for the roofing contractor, design professional and facility manager/owner it can lead you to new horizons. For the roofing contractor and design professional it can help you expand your business and to participate in a very small market without a lot of competition. For the facility manager and building owner, it can provide you with an investment that will 'pay you back' and give you a 'long-term solution' to 'old problems'.

"Metal-over-Metal retrofit roofing is what Roof Hugger does. We are the leader in retrofit sub-framing systems for installing new metal roofs over existing metal roofs without removing the existing roof. We are talking about older metal roofs that have reached the end of their expected service life or have experienced a 'quick death' due to neighboring facilities, faulty installation or a multitude of other reasons. We have the experience with the most recognized tested structural sub-framing systems available anywhere and with over 85-million square feet of our products installed on metal roofs Nationwide and abroad."

The Webinar Schedule:

RH1 - January 10th - Getting a Good Estimate. It is important to understand what due diligence at the building location is needed to obtain an accurate estimate from Roof Hugger. Don’t guess at anything having to do with the existing roof and its support system.

RH2 - January 24th - Retrofitting for Energy Upgrades. This webinar will enlighten all audiences to what energy saving benefits can be had by adding some inexpensive options to the retrofit roofing project, making it quite possibly a new roof that can pay for itself.

RH3 - February 7th - Selling Retrofit Roofs. Metal-over-Metal retrofit is an exciting market for any contractor to enter. Approximately 29 billion square feet of metal roofs out there are 30 to 50 years old.

RH4 - February 21st - Retrofit Metal Roof Benefits. With today’s metal roof system offerings, some people may be surprised that metal is now listed as a roof that has a service life of 60-plus years. These metal roofs today are just not what they used to be.

RH5 - March 7th - Metal Roof Retrofit Versus Conventional Re-roofing. With this webinar participants will discover the number one competitor again Metal-over-Metal retrofit, and their pitfalls that make them a bad option for any building owner.

RH6 - March 21st - Retrofit Roof Design for Wind & Snow. This webinar deals with the most important step in achieving a roof that will withstand its governing building code requirements.

To register for any of the webinars, email

All webinars are on Thursdays, beginning at 2:30 Central Time.

About Roof Hugger

roof hugger logoRoof Hugger notched sub-purlins enable replacement of new metal roof panels over an old metal roof. They can be used over screw-down or standing seam roof systems and can accommodate new standing seam or screw-down panels. Roof Huggers also maintain integrity of original design loadings; achieve "thermal break" air space between old and new roof sheets; allow for optional insulation; and are laboratory and load tested—with certified load charts. For more information on metal-over-metal retrofit re-roofing, contact Roof Hugger at 800-771-1711 or visit

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