Continental Materials, Inc. was established in 1958, specializing in the supply of nails and aluminum products to the U.S. market. Our commitment to Quality, Service, and Value was established long ago.

The current management team, led by Peter Fischer came into place in 1984, and has devoted the full resources of CMI to developing the Continental brand along a complete line of roofing and building components.

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Residential Products

Residential roofing is a large part of CMI today. With strategic warehousing points across North America shipping Continental synthetic roofing underlayment products; quality underlayments are available nationwide to support our customers wherever they may need mechanically attached or self-adhered underlayment products.

Pioneers in the supply of standard coil and bulk roofing nails, Continental nails have been in the market place for over 65 years, with millions of quality boxes delivered. To support this business CMI has invested in the Continental/Qingdao nail factory in Qingdao, China. Today, with our on-the-ground presence in the Far East, we supply thousands of containers per year of nails, fasteners and construction staples to roofing distributors and Specialty Tool Distributors (STAFDA) across North America.

Commercial Products

Leaders in the supply of BUR asphalt, CMI is one of nation's largest suppliers of asphalt to support roofing projects nationwide. To support this growth we have made significant investments in our patented "No-Smell™" asphalt technology making the asphalt odor virtually undetectable to workers, building occupants and neighbors. All CMI asphalt is available with this No-Smell™ formulation and additional investments in the Weather-Seal™ packaging has provided our customers the best packaged material for distributor yard and jobsite storage in the market today.

CMI is one of North America's largest suppliers of fiberboard products for roofing and other industrial and construction applications. Manufactured in state of the art facilities ensuring consistent quality, supported with our strategic fiberboard accessory reload center servicing the entire US market.

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Moving Forward

As we begin the next 65 years, CMI is poised for long-term growth. CMI will continue to use its resources to develop products and find value for our customers, business partners and for the roofing and building materials industry. CMI is committed to forming strategic alliances that will benefit from utilizing our superior sales and marketing organization, industry experience, financial capability, and logistics expertise.

If you are not part of the Continental team of satisfied customers, we invite to call us today at 1-800-24-ROOFS. Allow us to share what we can do for you as we have for hundreds of satisfied customers for over 65 years, providing Quality, Service and Value.


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