Frequently Asked Questions
CopperCraft manufactures a complete line of architectural products, including dormers, cupolas, spires, gutters, and roof systems, that are distributed throughout the United States and around the world. Computerized layout, cutting and forming combine with experienced hand-crafted fabrication to deliver high-performing products for the most discriminating of applications.
Yes. CopperCraft quality is assured by our experienced craftsmen and professional engineering staff. As appropriate, our products are tested using techniques such as structural analysis and certification, air flow and pressure drop analysis, ventilation and free area calculations, ASTM E-331 water penetration testing and Chamber ASTM E-330 wind load testing.
Yes. Call us at 800-477-0966, Monday - Friday, 8 am to 5 pm Central time, to request information or to place an order.
Yes. Decades of custom fabrication experience qualify us to execute custom designs.
Custom quotes are generally provided within 72 hours of request. Time may vary based on project scope and intricacy.
Over time, copper develops a green layer known as patina. This natural process may be temporarily prevented by adding a clear acrylic finish on top of the metal, but UV sun exposure will break down the finish over time. For this reason, we recommend that copper be left uncoated.
No. CopperCraft products can also be fabricated using Freedom Gray copper, aluminum, zinc and steel sheet materials. Available materials are listed by product on our website and in the catalog.
Yes. Contact customer service at 800-477-0966 to select a style from one of our standard profiles.
Conductor heads are available with 2” x 3”, 3” x 4” and 4” x 5” rectangular outlets, 3”, 4”, 5”, 6” square outlets and 3”, 4”, 5” and 6” round outlets.
CopperCraft offers half round, gable, arched, round top and eyebrow dormers. These standard styles are offered in a range of sizes. Louvers can also be custom fabricated to fit your project.
Yes. Custom bases are available for nearly all roof applications and pitches.
We recommend that customers add lightning protection if their home or building is taller than those in the immediate area.
Yes. All spires are delivered with mounting brackets, rivets and screws.