Paramount's Retro-Frame systems provide a practical and architecturally enhancing solution for existing problem roofs. While the high pitch design adds to the visual appeal of any building, the Retro-Frame system can dramatically increase thermal efficiencies as well.

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  • The Retro-Frame system utilizes the post and purlin or truss design to maximize steel efficiencies and provide a lightweight framing system over existing roofs.
  • Flexible framing designs for single and double slope applications.
  • Continuous base supports distribute the new roof loads evenly over existing framing members.
  • In most cases, removing the existing roof is not necessary, saving costly demolition and disposal expense.
  • Allows normal business to continue uninterrupted during retrofit construction.
  • Additional insulation can be added to increase utility and equipment efficiency.
  • Retrofit roof systems can add value to your building appraisals.
  • Can be integrated with standing seam roofing panels (unexposed fasteners) to minimize potential leak problems or exposed fastener roof panels.
  • Applicable trim packages are available to the desired roof framing plan.
  • Galvalume® and pre-painted material warranties are available up to 30 years.


  • Self-Storage
  • Schools
  • Office/Retail
  • Commercial/Industrial
  • Hotels and Motels
  • Health Care Facilities
  • Canopies
  • Churches

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