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COLUMBUS, OH – April 5, 2010 – The Universal Design Living Laboratory (UDLL), a national demonstration home of the future, has received a metal roof donation from Classic Metal Roofing Systems. The aluminum roof will contribute towards the project team’s efforts to make the home green, energy-efficient and an excellent example of a future home for designers.
"Anytime there are new and intriguing endeavors in terms of housing and projects that introduce new ideas, we try to provide an educational component to builders, architects and property owners,” states President Todd Miller of Classic Metal Roofing Systems. “Our products are cutting edge, so we plan to get involved with projects that are educational and provide beneficial change to homebuilding."
The new metal roof will provide the following benefits to the home:
For more information about metal roofing and its benefits, visit http://www.classicmetalroofingsystems.com. To stay up to date on the construction status of the UDLL, visit the live site cam at http://www.udll.com
The Universal Design Living Laboratory is a national demonstration home and garden that will bring attention to three critical architectural design and building concepts: universal design, green sustainable building and healthy chemical-free materials. UDLL will serve to help people better understand how to create a more comfortable living environment that will enhance their quality of life. This Universal Design Living Laboratory will act as a resource to learn from – today and tomorrow.
About Classic Metal Roofing Systems:
Classic Metal Roofing Systems manufacture metal roofing products using leading-edge technology and innovation. We provide the highest quality roofing systems for residential and commercial applications that last a lifetime, are eco-friendly, and provide security, longevity, durability and beauty. We are renewing the roofing industry with integrity, customer service and above all, superior aluminum roofing systems.