How Does Florida Weather and Humidity Affect Steel?

Florida is definitely a popular place to live. You can tell just by US Census numbers. From summer 2016 to summer 2017, data shows that 327,811 people became residents of Florida, amounting to almost 900 people per day moving to […]

How Florida Weather and Temperature Affects Metal

Florida’s sunshine is one of the top reasons “Florida’s population keeps soaring as it comes in 2nd in the top States in America in Numeric Growth from 2016-2017. From summer 2016 to summer 2017, data shows that 327,811 people became […]

29 Steel Gift Ideas for 11th Year Anniversary

Here is another article 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 Anniversary Gifts Just in case you do not […]

Which Metals Best Conduct Electricity

Let’s go back to the periodic table to explain which metals best conduct electricity. The number of valence electrons in an atom is what makes a material able to conduct electricity. The outer shell of the atom is the valence. […]

What is the Difference Between an H-Beam and I-Beam?

The question of the day! Do you know how H-beams and I-beams are used differently? Keep reading and we will help you answer this important question. In the construction industry, many people still cannot explain this information properly. Steel beams […]

How to Prevent Rust on Metal

What is Rust? Rust is a form of iron oxide. It occurs when iron combines with the oxygen in the air causing it to corrode. Rust is the orange-brown discoloration that builds up on metal. Rust can affect iron and […]

10 Benefits of Galvanized Steel

Corrosion of metal happens especially with construction projects. Sustainability is a significant factor when choosing materials and contractors, due to enforced regulations as well as conscious and ethical decisions, to ensure that buildings are as sustainable as possible. Hot Dip Galvanizing […]

7 Benefits of Metal Shearing

Metals like steel and aluminum are prized for their versatility and durability. They are also popular because they can be cut and sized to the precise needs of consumers. At Tampa Steel & Supply, we not only supply quality metals, […]