Standing Seam Metal Roof Training Alachua Florida

Looking for a way to grow your roofing business?  Want to learn more about Metal Roofing and be factory trained to install it?  Than this event is for you!  Gulf Coast Supply will be hosting a one day Standing Seam Metal Roof Training event on Wednesday, October 15th at their manufacturing facility near I-75 in Alachua.

Standing Seam Metal Roof Training in Alachua Florida

The Metal Roof coursework provided is entirely hands-on, which means you will actually be learning how to install Standing Seam Metal Roofing first hand. “We like to put the roofers in the driver seat”, commented Gulf Coast’s Metal Roof Trainer, Jasson Johnson.  Roofers that attend the event will learn at 10 unique standing seam metal roof training stations.  Each station introduces the roofer to another concept that they would find in the field. “By the end of the day, these guys are walking out of here with a new found confidence and respect for metal roofing”, said metal roof sales trainer, Tim Viens. Continue reading

Metal Roofing vs Shingles

If you are weighing The benefits of Metal Roofing vs Shingles, this is the first of several articles that we feel will be beneficial to your buying decision.


A breakdown in your roof can have disastrous consequences. Even the smallest of cracks or holes can lead to serious water damage inside of your home. Interior water damage can be very costly to repair and the water damage could ultimately affect your property value. In order to prevent a very expensive disaster, it is important to install a quality roofing system that can stand up to the test of time and weather. Ultimately, your roof will be the thing standing between the exterior elements and the valuables inside of your home.  There are a few different types of roofing systems available. Such options include tile roofs, shingles, and metal roofs. Continue reading

Home Show winner see’s her home with Metal Roofing, wins iPad from Gulf Coast Supply & Mfg.

2014 Metal Roof iPad Winner Vickie Brannen

A BIG Congratulations goes out to Mrs. Vickie Brannen of Gainesville, winner of this year’s iPad mini Giveaway from Gulf Coast Supply at the North Central Florida Home & Garden Show.  Mrs. Brannen and a host of others stopped by last weekend’s event at the O’Connell Center, helping to make this year’s Home Expo another great success.

This year’s event was especially exciting for our staff, as we were live at the show with our Metal Roof Visualizer service, ProofMyRoof™.  ProofMyRoof™ is our FREE offering that allows homeowners to see their home with Gulf Coast Metal Roofing when they upload a photo of their project to  Within minutes are crew goes to work, transforming their home photo into an interactive Metal Roofing visualizer.  Once complete, we email the homeowner a link to their online dashboard to view the final product. Continue reading