Author: Jeff Folsom
The Benefits of Hiring a Sheet Metal Fabrication Company
Do you have metal fabrication needs? If so, you are probably paying attention to the material, price, and experience of the company you work with. To get the most out of your metal fabrication process, you need to work with a custom sheet metal fabrication company. That way, you know that you have experts working… Read more
How To Cut Sheet Metal
Are you wondering how you can cut sheet metal? You have a wide variety of needs, and you must make sure you use the right tools and proper cutting techniques to get the results you want. There are plenty of options available, and you should consider working with experts if you want to put yourself… Read more
Why Laser Cutting Metal is the Best Method vs. Other Options
When it comes to cutting your sheet metal there are plenty of options available. Though, one of the best options to choose is laser cutting. This is a technique that has become popular during the past few years, but you need to work with a company that has experience using this option. What are some… Read more
What Is an Ice Dam on Your Roof?
Even though we live in the Dallas–Fort Worth Metroplex and have some of the best warm-weather around, our winter months are chilly. We have to deal with snow and ice just like the majority of the United States during the winter, along with below-freezing temperatures. With our weather patterns, there are many times when it… Read more
Does My Roof Have Hail Damage?
Did you know that Texas has more hail storms than any other state in the US? Texas has an average of 667 hail events yearly. It’s true — according to insurance company reports, there are more hail damage insurance claims paid in the Lone Star State annually than anywhere else in the country. As a… Read more
What Is Steel Fabrication?
Dallas Steel Fabrication If you are looking for a durable, reliable, and strong raw material that you can use for a variety of purposes, you have probably thought about steel fabrication. Steel fabrication is the process of taking a raw material and turning it into steel product that can be used in a wide variety… Read more
What Types of Sheet Metal Are Magnetic?
If you are trying to find the right sheet metal for your next project, you need to think about its individual properties and which properties of the metal are needed. For example, when you take a look at different types of metal, you might be wondering what types of sheet metal are magnetic. There are… Read more
What Types of Metal Rust
If you have a project coming up, you must make sure you select the right materials. You are probably taking a look at different metals, figuring out which one is best for your needs. One of the most important factors you need to think about is whether or not the metal rusts. There are some… Read more
Types of Sheet Metal
Many construction projects require sheet metal as a primary building component. It’s great for roofing, siding, and plenty of other applications. When you are planning your project, you will want to see what kinds of sheet metal are available for sourcing. At Alpine Sheet Metal Systems, we fabricate all of the most common metals, including… Read more
Hot-Rolled vs Cold-Rolled Steel
Alpine Sheet Metal Systems performs many different metal fabrication processes and techniques. Depending on the scope of your project and the specific metals that are needed, you might need to choose from among these techniques. Hot-Rolled Steel As the name implies, hot-rolled steel is steel that is rolled at very high temperature. The metal heated… Read more