Stainless Steel Facts

Stainless steel is an ideal metal for many different environments. It’s corrosion-resistant and low maintenance, making it desirable for both indoor and outdoor applications. While this material is used almost everywhere in the world, there are many hidden stainless steel […]

Carbon Steel vs Stainless Steel

Carbon steel and stainless steel are two highly durable materials that can be used for a range of different applications. Because both materials have unique compositions and offer benefits that make them suitable for different needs, many people are unsure […]

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 […]

Ways to Use Round Bar & Square Bar

Are you a welder looking for a material to practice on? Do you want the rustic look of steel as part of your décor? Or, do you simply want the practical advantages of steel while benefiting from the aesthetics of […]

Mild Steel vs Stainless 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 […]

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 […]

How to Clean Stainless Steel Appliances

Stainless steel is commonly used to add a polished, modern touch to our bathrooms, kitchens, and outdoor living spaces. While it’s beautiful, stainless steel is also a delicate material. You will need to keep your appliances properly maintained to hold […]

Advantages of Stainless Steel

With so many different types of metals on the market, choosing the right one for your home can be confusing. But with all of the advantages that stainless steel touts, selecting the right metal is a no-brainer. Stainless steel is […]

Stainless Steel Cookware Benefits

The holiday season is a time for friends, family, and of course, food. But if you’ve taken the responsibility of preparing a holiday feast for your guests this year, your meal will only be as great as the appliances you […]

How to Polish Stainless Steel

At Tampa Steel & Supply, we love our stainless steel for its sleek, contemporary look. However, this “stainless” metal doesn’t always live up to its name, especially when used in the kitchen or exposed to outdoor elements. To keep your […]