Can You Weld Stainless Steel?

Many people ask us about their metal needs, especially when it comes to welding their materials. A common question we get is, “can you weld stainless steel?” This article explains what stainless steel is, if it’s hard to weld, what […]

Can You Paint Galvanized Steel?

A common question at Tampa Steel & Supply is, “can you paint galvanized steel?” This blog post will explain what galvanized steel is, if you can paint galvanized steel, the tools and materials you would need, and the four easy […]

Does Stainless Steel Turn Green?

A frequent question at Tampa Steel & Supply is, “does stainless steel turn green?” We know how common stainless steel is, from jewelry to appliances, to handmade art. We know you want to keep your stainless steel as perfect as […]

How to Etch Stainless Steel

Many people think it is difficult to etch stainless steel. However, this is only sometimes the case. It is relatively simple to etch stainless steel at home for a low cost. This article will outline what etching stainless steel is, […]

DIY Steel Workbench

Workbenches are popular and common in many homes, and many people use a steel workbench for all their repair needs. This article will outline the point of a workbench, the tools and materials you will need, and the steps to […]

DIY Stainless Steel Polish

DIY stainless steel polish may sound complex, but it’s not difficult to make. You can, of course, purchase some from the store, however, you can also use everyday household items to make your own. A common question we get is […]

What is Steel Detailing?

Steel detailing can be a complex process. Steel detailers are responsible for the correct measurements and materials to ensure a structure is safe and ready to use. In this article, you will learn the difference between steel detailing and steel […]

How to Engrave Metal

There are many ways to engrave metal, including using a Dremel engraving tool, a laser engraver, or engrave by hand. This article will outline the tools you will need and the steps to take to properly engrave metal. How to […]

How to Spray Paint Metal

There are many ways to spray paint metal, however, there is one key way to ensure your spray paint stays on your item for good. Read on to see how you can spray paint your objects correctly. Materials You’ll Need […]

How to Cut Sheet Metal

There are many different ways you can cut sheet metal. Read on to learn the steps you can take to successfully cut sheet metal by yourself. The steps include gathering your metals and setting up your workstation, using tin snips, […]