About Us

Construction Magazine Network is the online home of Rural Builder, Metal Roofing MagazineFrame Building News, and special issues: “the idea book” and Source Book .

Rural Builder is the business management magazine for rural contractors. It serves rural contractors, installers, dealers, remodelers, suppliers, manufacturers, and their representatives involved in post-frame buildings, metal-frame buildings, and other types of buildings. The magazine was created in 1967, originally named Farm Building News, and is published eight times per year, including the annual Rural Builder Buyers’ Guide.

Metal Roofing Magazine is the only publication devoted solely to metal roofing. The magazine serves roofing contractors, general contractors/remodelers, architects, specifiers, building material dealers/distributors, gutter installers, consultants, engineers, manufacturers, and their representatives. The magazine was created in 2001, and is published seven times per year, including the Metal Roofing Buyers’ Guide and The Idea Book, an architectural design resource.

Frame Building News is the official publication of the National Frame Builders Association. The magazine serves post-frame building contractors, general contractors, and building component manufacturers and distributors.