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 […]

Does Galvanized Steel Rust?

A common question we receive from homeowners in Florida is in regards to whether galvanized steel will rust in the extreme humidity and heat this state experiences. We all know the challenges of living in Florida, but of course, you […]

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 […]

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 […]

What Is Steel?

Steel. One word, one metal that drives America’s economy. But, what is steel? What Are The Elements In Steel? The prime component of steel is Iron; which also happens to be one of the most common elements on Earth! In […]

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, […]