Metal Blog

Get the low-down on all things metal. From choosing the right metal grade to the differences between metal types, our blog has you covered.

Considerations for Building a Floating Dock

With Summer and cabin season right around the corner, it might be time to start your next metal project: building a floating dock.

What is Rebar?

While many people have seen or heard of rebar, the definition of what it is, understanding of how it is made, knowledge of how it works, and its various applications are less known.

San Jose Welcomes Metal Supermarkets, the World’s Leading Small Quantity Metal Provider

Retail-based Metal Supplier Brings Speed, Variety and  Convenience to the South Bay Area SAN JOSE – Metal Supermarkets arrives in the South Bay area as a disruptive force by infusing innovation and an emphasis on customer service into a legacy industry.

Metal Supermarkets Announces New Ottawa Location Under New Ownership

Longest tenured Metal Supermarkets Operator Brings the Premier Small Quantity Metal Provider Back to Ottawa OTTAWA, Ontario –Metal Supermarkets is pleased to announce the opening of a new Ottawa location under the ownership of its most experienced franchisee, Norm Hanson.

What are Brinell and Rockwell Hardness Measurements?

There are many types of tests that have been created to measure the physical properties of metals.

What is Titanium?

Titanium is an exotic metal that possesses a unique combination of mechanical, chemical, and physical properties.

What is Inconel?

Inconel is a great example of a high-performance metal specifically formulated for some of the most rigorous applications.