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.

Got Your Gauge? – How Metal Thickness Works

After determining what type and shape of metal you need for your project, you will need to figure its gauge.

What Type Of Metal Do I Need?

When new customers call or arrive at a Metal Supermarkets store, they often don’t know what type of metal they need for their project.

General Mills team names Metal Supermarkets’ employee ‘Driver of the Year’

Interaction between Metal Supermarkets employees and our customers can happen outside of our stores, and our expectation is that the customer receives the same fast and friendly service everywhere.

Metal Price Trends – December 2013

The steel market continues to struggle with lower pricing.

Construction contractor finds best service and price for aluminum plates

In 2014, Storm Construction will celebrate its 20th anniversary in business in Canada.

Forging company orders metal on need-to-have basis for special projects

Trinity Forge is a modern, closed-die forging plant specializing in complex shapes in a wide variety of sizes to meet the most stringent customer specifications.

North American Metal Supermarkets store awarded ISO 9001 certification

Metal Supermarkets Fort Worth is the first North American store to achieve ISO 9001 accreditation.

Design company taps Metal Supermarkets to make dreams a reality

If your company wanted to build a 9-meter tall chocolate fountain in the middle of a shopping mall, who would you call? What if you wanted to sail an ice cream truck down the River Thames? You’ll likely need an architect, a designer and a sound construction crew.