Articles

50 Years of Growth: The Sky Is The Limit

  What a year 1969 was. While 500,000 people were celebrating at Woodstock and Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong were walking on the moon Steve Kovach III began installing roofing panels out of his humble shop in Scottsdale Arizona. It was a different time back...

An Introduction to Specialty Metals in Facade Cladding Conditions

2019 marks Kovach’s 50th Anniversary. Since 1969 we have had the privilege of contributing to some of the countries most amazing projects. While our current solutions include glass, stone, and terracotta, we must never forget that our origins were in metal...

Parking Garages: 5 Examples of Turning Atrocity into Artistry

From 2015 to 2017 the US sold more than 50 million cars, trucks, vans, and SUVs. In those three years we set a record high compared to any other three-year period in US auto sales history... Despite progress the country has made with alternatives to the...

Weathered Steel (Corten) – Top Ten FAQ

Being in the architectural metal business since the 60’s means we’ve received a lot of questions over the years about weathered steel, aka “Corten”. Weathered steel first started to be used as architectural cladding in the mid 60’s. Its popularity declined for a...