Red Iron Building Kits

Red Steel Buildings

Red iron steel is one of the most popular types of steel used for buildings across the globe. Durable and weather-resistant, red iron steel is industrial-grade and designed to exceed the needs of most projects. There are many benefits to choosing red iron steel over regular iron. But first, let’s take a closer look at … Read more

Metal Pole Barns

Metal Pole Barns

Metal pole barns and pole buildings have become a popular choice for a variety of applications. DIY kits and custom building options are available, making these structures available to people in virtually all budget ranges. What Is a Pole Barn? A pole barn is a type of post frame structure, and just as the name … Read more

The Association For Iron & Steel Technology (AIST)

The Association For Iron & Steel Technology (AIST)

The Association For Iron & Steel Technology, or AIST, aims to advance the development, processing and application of steel and iron. The organization has more than 18,500 members, 20+ local chapters and more than 30 technology committees in over 70 countries. AIST also provides resources for those working in and doing business with the steel … Read more

Is Steel Stronger than Concrete?

Steel vs Concrete for large buildings

When building low-rise buildings, there is one common question asked: is steel stronger than concrete? Both materials are strong, and construction may depend on budget rather than strength because both materials are acceptable for most buildings. Strength of Steel Vs Concrete Steel is known for being one of the leading materials in industrial building because … Read more

Types of Steel Structures Used in Construction

Types of Steel Structures used in construction

By now, you probably have a pretty good feel for whether or not a metal home would be right for you. So let’s talk about the different types of structures used in metal house construction.   Rigid Frame Building This is the more traditional option for building a steel framed home. A rigid frame house … Read more