The galvanized steel studs are manufactured in the quality controlled setting of a factory. Light Gauge Steel is engineered to meet strict standards.
The steel manufacturing industry can rely on a stable resource base. It does not experience the price volatility that characterizes the lumber industry.
Steel has a high strength-to weight-ratio. Steel´s strength (combined with the strength of framing screws that resist uplifting loads more effectively than nails), produces a structure that performs better than conventional wood construction during earthquakes and hurricanes.
The galvanized steel studs are manufactures in the quality controlled setting of a factory. Light Gauge Steel is engineered to meet strict standards.
Steel studs are available in a variety of pre-cu shapes and sizes. Custom steel studs can be manufactured ti any custom size or shape to fit any application.
Steel is non-combustible, which results in lower insurance premiums for the home buyer.