Standing Seam (premium)
Standing Seam Types and Uses
A panel profile refers to the shape and way two or more panels are seamed together. Depending on what type of roof you have, how steep it is, what environment your property is in, and a variety of other factors, it will dictate what profile you should pick with the help of a contractor or architect. Many panel profiles make up the standing seam category, including:
Snap-lock profiles consist of panels that have been carefully rollformed with specifically shaped edges, a male and female leg, that snap together and do not require hand or mechanical seaming during installation. Snap-lock profiles are attached to the roof deck using a clip that attaches to the seam and fastens underneath the panel.