How to Lay Out and Square Metal Roofing Panels

Installing your first metal roofing panel on a project isn’t as simple as fastening any panel onto the deck; it takes preparation.

In this video, Sheffield Metals Weathertight Warranty Inspector Jason Ayres details how to lay out your panels based on flashings, penetrations, desired look, and more. He also uses formulas and practical examples to explain how to install panels square and uniform across the entire roof.

Topics covered:

  • How to layout panels
  • How to square panels

Please note the installation details and methods shown in this video are for reference only. Sheffield Metals recommends following their published installation details or for WTW projects following the required details issued and marked approved for that specific project.