Spice Up Your Project With Decorative Hardware

When you are designing your construction project, you know how important the functionality of your build is. Using high-quality materials will keep your building safe and secure for years to come, so it’s important to spend time researching your supplies. Because this can be such a large project, it might be easy to forget about … Continue reading “Spice Up Your Project With Decorative Hardware”

Quality Building Materials Matter

Using quality steel is one of the most important things you can do to ensure your construction project is safe, durable, and long-lasting. However, it can be difficult to determine the quality of your steel. Below, we will explain how Fort Bend Steel Supply provides the highest quality steel products for any residential or commercial … Continue reading “Quality Building Materials Matter”

Choosing R-Panels for Weather Resistance

If you are building in Houston, it’s important to use weather-resistant materials. The destruction of Hurricane Harvey has forced many of us to consider the durability of our construction projects. Fortunately, there are affordable materials that you can use during your build to stay protected in a variety of weather conditions. In this article, we … Continue reading “Choosing R-Panels for Weather Resistance”

Using Angle Iron for Repairs

When it comes to repair work, you know how important it is to use reliable materials. Angle iron is a great tool for builders because it provides sturdiness to a variety of projects without the weight or bulk that you’ll find with other materials. Keep reading to learn why angle iron is a great material … Continue reading “Using Angle Iron for Repairs”

Flashing Options for Any Project

At Fort Bend Steel Supply, we know that the accessories you use for your build are just as important as your primary building supplies. We also understand that the weather in Houston can be unpredictable. Flashing is a small building accessory that can add serious protection against rain damage, keeping your build safe in a … Continue reading “Flashing Options for Any Project”

Customize Your Project With Weather Paint

We understand that the look of your project is important. Whether you are working on a home project or a commercial build, customized paint can create a beautiful finish that will be enjoyed for years to come. At Fort Bend Steel, we can provide steel parts to you in a variety of different color options. … Continue reading “Customize Your Project With Weather Paint”

The Importance of Using Rebar

You want your build to last a lifetime. While there are many ways to reinforce a project, rebar is one of the most versatile and reliable options. But what exactly is rebar, and why should you choose it over another type of reinforcement? Keep reading to learn about this important material. What is Rebar? The … Continue reading “The Importance of Using Rebar”

Why Work With a Local Steel Supplier?

If you are purchasing supplies for a construction project, you have more choices in suppliers today than ever before. National chains are expanding and the internet has made it easy to purchase materials from all over the country. While these options might seem like the right choice, a local supplier will be able to provide … Continue reading “Why Work With a Local Steel Supplier?”

Square Tubing Vs. Purlins: What’s Right For Your Build?

Square tubing and purlins are both popular types of structural support. On the surface, these materials look similar. So what is the difference between square tubing and purlins, and why might you want to work with one over the other? Keep reading to learn which supply is best for your project. About Square Tubing Square … Continue reading “Square Tubing Vs. Purlins: What’s Right For Your Build?”

Are AG Panels the Right Choice?

When it comes to roofing, you have plenty of options. While traditional materials are still popular, AG panels are growing in popularity as a lightweight, weather-resistant alternative. Are AG panels the right choice for your roofing project? Read on to learn about the benefits of AG panels and which projects they are best suited for. … Continue reading “Are AG Panels the Right Choice?”