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.

Welding Processes for Stainless Steel

Warped metal, charcoal-colored welds, and frustration; these are some of the things that can happen when welding stainless steel.

What Is Powder Coating?

Coating a metal is a popular method to improve corrosion resistance.

Metal My Way Begins July 1

Metal Supermarkets to Sponsor Contest Featuring Creative Metal Projects Mississauga, ON, Canada (July 1, 2019) – Metal Supermarkets, the world’s largest supplier of small-quantity metals, today announced the start of the sixth “Metal My Way” contest which showcases creative and innovative metal projects built across the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.

What are the Differences Between Hole Punching, Notching and Drilling?

When plate and sheet is formed at the mill, it is usually just beginning its fabrication journey.

What is a Ferrous Metal?

There are many different categories into which metals can be placed.

Perforated Sheet Patterns

Perforated Sheet Patterns Perforated sheet is a special form of sheet that has a pattern of shapes removed from it.

Metal Supermarkets Assists In Construction of Therapy Centres for Children’s Hospitals

When you get the opportunity to help make a difference in the lives of children who are terminally ill, you make sure to put your heart and soul into helping.

What are the Differences Between 6082 and 7075 Aluminium?

When it comes to structural metal fabrication, perhaps only one metal gets anywhere near the attention given to steel, and that is aluminium.