5 Uses for Expanded Metal

If you’ve ever walked the streets of a city, you’ve walked over expanded metal. If you’ve ever taken a seat on a bench in the park during a crisp fall day, chances are you’ve sat on expanded metal. And, if […]

5 Types of Expanded Metal

Now, you may know some of the uses of expanded metal: grilling, ventilation, walkways, or stairs; however, not all expanded metal is built the same. There are various types of expanded metal – each created to fulfill a different need […]

6 Unique Uses for Rebar

Reinforcing steel bars – otherwise known as Rebar for short – are primarily used to help alleviate tension forces that concrete may experience. Concrete on its own is plenty strong enough to go up against most forces of nature, but […]

5 Types of Rebar

The saying “bend but don’t break” is usually served to describe subpar defenses in a sports setting. However, with rebar, it is a way of life. Rebar is traditionally paired with structural concrete to reinforce the amount of stress and […]

15 Iron Gift Ideas for 6th Year Wedding Anniversary

This is for the lovebirds out there! Husbands (and wives) make sure you remember your spouse on their anniversary to make them feel loved and appreciated. First Through Sixth Year Wedding Anniversary Gifts Just in case you do not know […]

5 Palaces to Inspire Your Home’s Wrought Iron Fencing

You’ve learned about the history of wrought iron on our blog before. Wrought iron is an undeniable classic. Known for their distinctive scrolls, spear-points, and beautiful design. Wrought iron is a timeless classic, and it can add an air of elegance […]

Steel Grills & Grilling Gadgets

The month of May is National BBQ Month. That means grilling season has officially begun. If you’re on the hunt to upgrade your grilling equipment this season, you’re in luck. Tampa Steel & Supply has come up with a list […]

10 Surprising Trends All Contractors Should Try

Over the years, we at Tampa Steel & Supply have seen home design trends come and go. Working with homeowners, designers and major construction companies has helped us hone our ability to catch trends. For 2016, we forecast these ten […]

Stainless Steel in Building Construction

The next time you are walking around the block in a big city, take the time to admire the architecture. The architecture in big cities can span hundreds of years. Each building represents a different artistic style crafted from a […]

DIY Sheet Metal Project Ideas

It’s about that time. Spring is around the corner, and tagging along with the upcoming season are the DIY projects that you’ve been dreaming about all winter. 7 Creative and Simple DIY Sheet Metal Project Ideas Here are seven of […]