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FastFrame 5 Framing Myths
23
May

Top 5 Myths About Steel Framing: Debunked

Top 5 Myths About Cold-Formed Steel Framing: DebunkedCold-formed steel (CFS) framing is gaining popularity in the construction industry due to its durability, versatility, and sustainability. However, despite its growing acceptance, several myths and misconceptions still persist. If you're considering CFS for your next construction project, it's essential to understand the facts. Here are the top five myths about cold-formed steel framing, debunked.Myth 1: Cold-Formed Steel Framing Is Prone to RustOne…

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Steel Framing in Fire Safety
04
Apr

Exploring the Advantages of Cold-Formed Steel Framing in Fire Safety

Exploring the Advantages of Cold-Formed Steel Framing in Fire Safety In the construction industry, the search for materials that combine strength, durability, and safety is ongoing. Cold-formed steel framing has emerged as a significant player in this arena, celebrated for its resilience in various conditions, including fires. While steel has long been acknowledged for its structural integrity, cold-formed steel framing offers distinct advantages, particularly when exposed to fire. Understanding Cold-Formed…

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JD Metals FastFrame 833 sq ft House
11
Mar

JD Metals Towers over Kingsport Home Show with 2-Story FastFrame Structure

FastFrame and JD Metals tower over the 2024 Kingsport Home Show On March 8-10, 2024, JD Metals literally towered over the 50th annual Kingsport Home Show with its 2- story FastFrame residential house frame inside the Meadowview Conference Center.  To begin, preparation for the event started on the Tuesday before, when a crew erected the entire house frame in approximately 8 hours.  That’s one of the benefits of pre-assembled, modular…

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