Clip System vs. Nail Strip Panel: Standing Seam Metal Panel Comparison

Choosing between a nail strip panel and a panel system that uses a clip for your standing seam metal roof will affect the cost, installation time, and profile options, but how does it affect durability? On today’s Q&A Mondays episode, Jeff Hock joins Thad to discuss what the differences are between the two types of roofing assemblies, including which is a better choice in extreme weather areas.

Topics covered:
►What is a nail strip and what is a clip system? 0:49
►Are nail strip systems or clip systems popular in the residential market? 2:08
►Are nail strip systems or clip systems popular in the residential market? 4:14
►What installation errors can make a clip system fail prematurely? 5:52
►How do you pick the right system for your roof? 6:48
►What are the max panel lengths for both system types? 8:21
►What materials do nail strip and clip systems use? 9:48
►Which system is a better choice for a high wind area? 11:04