How to Cut Angle Iron

Cutting through metal can be a tedious, time-consuming task. This is especially true if you’re doing multiple cuts needing precise results. This is a problem many people come into when purchasing steel angles for the first time. However, this is […]

What Is a Bollard in Construction?

Bollards are an essential tool for a wide variety of projects, with many different types of bollards and materials available. Today we’re going to discover what is a bollard in construction, as well as some of the materials that are […]

Benefits of Galvanized Steel

Corrosion of metal happens regularly during construction projects, but it’s something that you can work to avoid with the right materials and processes. Sustainability is a significant factor when choosing materials and contractors due to enforced regulations as well as […]

The Infrastructure Bill, Florida and Steel

President Joe Biden recently signed a $1 trillion infrastructure deal into law. This bill will pour billions of dollars into state and local governments to fix outworn bridges, roads, transportation systems, and more. What The Infrastructure Bill Means for Florida […]

Flat Bar Uses

When it comes to steel, versatility is king. That is why items like square/rectangle tubing, angle, and sheets/plate are so popular. They can be utilized in various projects. The same can be said about flat bar. But what is flat […]

How to Choose the Best Steel for Your Project

Sometimes the best things in life are planned – like buying steel. Of course, you will most likely encounter emergency situations on a job site that require you to buy steel the day of and call around to all local […]

FAQs at Tampa Steel & Supply

Summer is almost here. The construction industry is booming. And, if you’re reading this, you’re either about to do one of two things: work on a job site that requires steel or accomplish a household task you’ve been putting off. […]

Steel Framing vs Wood Framing

As the United States begins to enter some sort of normalization since the pandemic occurred, the construction industry has entered a boom. Attributed to the continuing of many paused projects that were started pre-pandemic along with a fruitful housing market, […]

Methods of Galvanization

We all know the rule of thumb when it comes to purchasing goods: the better the quality, the more it will cost. And it is no different when it comes to steel and corrosion protection. That is where galvanization comes […]

Reasons to Use I-Beams in Construction

Ever walk into a warehouse and look up? What you will find more times than not are I-beams. Those I-beams are most likely being utilized as the framework for the building and other support structures. A beam, metal or wooden, […]