The International Building Code has Performance Requirements for metal edge securement. Use the Hickman Wind Calculator to help you find the roof edge systems that will meet the requirements for your building.
Hickman products are available for you to import into your drawings. Multiple formats are available for CAD or BIM and can be accessed from the website or CADdetails.com, where you may use their i-drop tool to easily insert a detail.
View presentation “Roof Edge Performance and Testing” to learn about proper performance requirements, design, and installation of metal roof edges. The program earns one AIA-CES Learning Unit and qualifies as a Health, Safety and Welfare.
W. P. Hickman Company is a family owned business that manufactures easily installed metal roof edging, parapet wall coping, fascia, commercial gutters, gravel stops, downspouts, conductor heads, reglets and trims. W. P. Hickman products are classified by Underwriters Laboratories for compliance with the ANSI/SPRI ES-1 "Wind Design Standard for Edge Systems Used with Low Slope Roof Systems" as required by the International Building Code, and Hickman metal includes some of the highest Factory Mutual (FM) ratings in the pre-manufactured roof edge industry. Most products are available in a rainbow of Kynar® colors.
The Company holds more than 25 U.S. patents, includes one of the best warranties in the business, and ships 70% of projects within 7 business days of order release. WPH practices continuous improvement using lean manufacturing techniques. We delight in creating custom products for architects, and our experienced production team members deliver unique products with creativity and quality.