Recents News

Flashing in Hawaii Protects Your Home from the Rain

This article was published on: 12/12/16 12:31 PM

Flashing Hawaii style means securing your peace of mind that your home structure will stand up to years of weather. The lush beauty of Hawaii’s islands comes with high humidity and rainfall that can wear away at your home. Without protection from the moisture that can collect within your roof, the support that you rely …

Kloeckner Metals Has Everything for Roofing Materials in Hawaii

This article was published on: 09/27/16 12:32 PM

Kloeckner Metals makes shopping for roofing materials in Hawaii easy. Everything you need to install a new metal roof can be found on our 5-acre campus on Oahu. We offer metal roof manufacturing, statewide delivery, and expert service to complete your job. Visit us for: Standing Seam Metal Roofing Systems Exposed Fastener Panels Decorative Accessories …

metal roof trims

What Kind of Metal Roofing Trim Do I Need?

This article was published on: 09/21/16 12:34 PM

Metal roofing trim does more than just complete the look of your roof, it also protects it from the elements, sealing joints and helping to divert water away from the building. The biggest areas of concern are where two roof panels meet, where valleys or intersections form, and at the edge lines. In this post we …

Galvanized Steel Protects Metals in Hawaii the Best

This article was published on: 09/1/16 12:35 PM

For decades, galvanized steel has been recognized as a superior building product among metals in Hawaii. The hot, humid, and salty Hawaiian climate can wreck havoc on unprotected steel and other metals, which is why substrate coatings are necessary for prolonged protection. Despite advances in technology, galvanized steel remains the best, most cost-effective solution for …

A Simple 3-step Galvanizing Process Protects Steel for a Lifetime

This article was published on: 08/22/16 12:35 PM

Galvanized steel is prized all over the world for its durability and corrosion-resistance. But for as strong as the finished material is, the process is surprisingly simple and straightforward. Galvanizing steel consists of just three steps: Surface Preparation. Galvanizing. Inspection. Surface Preparation Like most things, the quality of a finished galvanized product is directly influenced …

Regular Inspections Are a Key Part of Steel Roof Maintenance

This article was published on: 08/13/16 12:37 PM

One of the most frequently quoted benefits of steel roofing is the fact that it requires very little maintenance. Basic galvanized steel roofs can last 20 years or more with proper maintenance, but what does that mean? In this post, we’ll take a look at what kind of maintenance is required of these metal roofs. All Maintenance …

With Roofs Made of Steel, Hawaii Homes Get the Best Value and Protection

This article was published on: 08/8/16 12:38 PM

By choosing roofs made of steel, Hawaii homeowners get added value and protection for decades. Hawaii’s climate is harsh for materials that are exposed to the elements 24 hours a day. Compared to asphalt roofing or tile, steel roofing is much more durable and able to withstand torrential rain, gale-force winds, and wind-borne debris. There are many …

Metal Roofing Trim: An Essential Piece of Any System

This article was published on: 08/1/16 12:40 PM

For some, choosing a metal roof means simply picking out colors and panels. However, starting the process often unearths a host of considerations that enhance the finished project. Metal roofing trim is one such consideration. Overlooking metal roofing trim can mean dismissing an essential component in virtually any roof system. Benefits Of Roofing Trim At Kloeckner Metals, we …

Why Metal Makes the Best Roofing Materials in Hawaii

This article was published on: 07/25/16 12:42 PM

Putting a new roof on your commercial building in Hawaii means you have so many materials to choose from. Choice is good…but it can also be overwhelming. You may start the process with a specific look in mind, but it’s important to go beyond mere aesthetics. The sunny island climate here brings with it some distinctive features that …

Uses for Metal Siding in Hawaii Homes & Businesses

This article was published on: 07/14/16 12:45 PM

We are becoming more used to seeing metal roofing in Hawaii, but what about metal siding? Hawaii is an ideal location for the use of metal siding because it’s extremely wind and weather-resistant, resists corrosion, environment-friendly, low maintenance, and cost-effective. It’s also versatile. If you’re curious about metal siding, but don’t want to re-side your entire house …


Outdated or Unsupported Browser Detected

The Kloeckner Metals website uses modern technologies. Unfortunately, your browser doesn't support those technologies.

Download the latest version of one of these browsers to experience the site:

Do Not Remind Me Later