Steel Stud Framing Contractors in Surrey BC
#1 Steel Stud Framing Contractors in Surrey BC
We offer steel stud framing services to custom builders, project managers, and developers in Vancouver, Surrey and surrounding areas. We are experienced in various types of metal stud framing projects. The projects include large residential, commercial, and industrial properties.
Our specialties include steel stud framing, light gauge steel framing, and structural framing. Our technicians have expertise in steel-stud framing. They efficiently utilize electric and hand tools for installing wall systems. They often work with materials like steel frames, sheet rock, and drywall. They are highly motivated and perform their duties with honesty. Their main job duties are to size and cut the metal studs, install tracks and walls, and finish with the drywall.
Residential Steel Stud Framing
Commercial Steel Stud Framing
There are many reasons why steel framing has come to the forefront as one of the best and most feasible alternative building materials for residential and commercial construction. Steel is a Superior Construction Material. It has the Highest strength-to-weight ratio of any building material and is 100% recyclable. With a High 68% industry recycling rate. Much better than wood. It is also Non-combustible does not burn nor contribute fuel to the spread of a fire. In many cases this is a major factor in Medical and Dental office build.
Elite residential and commercial projects can benefit from its strength and design flexibility of Steel studs. Steel stud is a non-combustible, lightweight, environmentally friendly, engineered product made from recycled material.
Steel stud does not succumb to shrinkage or movement and maintains its strength and structural integrity. Steel trusses and steel joints have large span capabilities, creating impressive, large open spaces.
Steel Studs will not rot, warp, split, crack or creep. Steel Studs are also Dimensional stable. Steel Studs do not expand or contract to changes in the weather, and retains no moisture which is also critical for Indoor Air Quality.
Consistent material quality: produced in strict accordance with national standards. no regional variations. Steel Stud framing will produce a building frame that exceeds all building codes.
Steel Stud Use: Less scrap and waste (2% for steel vs. 20% for lumber)More Steel is recycled everyday than all the glass, paper, aluminum and other plastics combined.
Price stability: price spikes are extremely rare
Consumer perceives steel as better
Benefits to the Consumer
- High strength results in safer structures, less maintenance and slower aging of structure
- Not vulnerable to termites
- Not vulnerable to any type of fungi or organism, including mold
- Less probability of foundation problems – less weight results in less movement
- Less probability of damage in an earthquake
- Lighter structure with stronger connections results in less seismic force
- Less probability of damage in high winds
- Stronger connections, screwed versus nailed