Category: Hints and Tips

Video Blog: How To Prevent Rust

Need help protecting your metal projects from rust? Check out this video blog for some quick tips and tricks to help you prevent rust.

Difference Between Perforated Metal, Expanded Metal and Wire Mesh

If you are looking for a product that will allow ventilation, drainage, or perhaps add a decorative touch, your three main choices are Expanded Sheet Metal, Perforated Sheet Metal, or Welded/Woven Wire Mesh.

Difference Between Pipe and Tube

Although pipes and tubes may seem similar, they are in fact quite different in nomenclature and sizing.

Difference Between Black Steel and Bright Drawn Steel

Customers often ask us about the differences between black steel and bright drawn steel.

How to Make Magnetic Boards

Magnetic boards can be hung horizontally or vertically and come in all shapes and sizes.

5 Tips for Telescoping Tube

Quite often our customers ask us for tips and advice related to the telescoping of tube or pipe products.