How To Save Time + Money Buying Steel

We know you don’t make money at the steel shop. You only make money once you have the material in your possession, cut to your desired sizes, and ready to install. However, to get to that point you need to […]

Inside Steel: Tips from Sales Reps

As we’ve covered before, buying steel isn’t the simplest process. Some knowledge is necessary to make your purchase successful. Now, what’s the best source of knowledge you could get when it comes to steel? The people who sell it, of […]

Difference Between Stainless Steel and Mild Steel

One of the most frequent questions we receive from our customers, from novice to experienced, is what exactly is the difference between mild steel and stainless steel? Sure, aesthetically you can see the stark difference between the two materials, but […]

Q+A: Plasma Cutting

So, you’ve heard about plasma cutting, CNC machines, metal art designs. Granted, there are plenty of questions to cover when talking about the process of plasma cutting. So, let’s get started! Q+A: Plasma Cutting What is CNC plasma cutting? CNC […]

What is Plasma Cutting?

The plasma cutter is one of the most fine-tuned, broadly used, efficient and versatile tools for slicing even heavy and thick materials quite easily. What is Plasma Cutting? | What Materials Can be Cut With a Plasma Cutter? Plasma cutting […]


Fluoropolymers. We encounter them on a daily basis, and they help much of our surrounding world and society function efficiently. As American chemist Roy Plunkett once said, “From stovetops to outer space, from electronics to ecology, from architecture to the […]

Tips on Picking the Right Steel Contractor

While choosing the right metal and fabrication accessories from Tampa Steel & Supply is a no-brainer, choosing the right contractor might not be as easy. Hiring the right contractor is an important part of any project and you should spend […]

How to Save on Steel and Metal Supplies

High-quality steel and steel supplies aren’t exactly cheap. Fortunately, there are lots of ways you can get the materials you need without putting a dent in your wallet. Whether you’re a seasoned metalworker purchasing supplies for your next big project […]