Fortunately for the commercial framing industry steel framing and metal studs prices maintain their post pandemic low. We are fortunate in Louisiana and South Texas… Read More »Structural Metal Stud prices Louisiana/Texas February 2023
These are basic estimation calculators that require inputs such as wall length, wall height, and stud/joist spacing to give you outputs such as the number… Read More »Stud and Plywood Estimation Tool for Framers
It’s been a busy few months for me and Mateo. Many ideas we had for BOXY and US Frame Factory came to life in this… Read More »BOXY and US Frame Factory : Q1 2022 Update
Southern Texas and Louisiana are manufacturing heavy economies. With an estimated 50 billion of Louisiana’s GDP coming from manufacturing. Metal buildings, specifically red iron are… Read More »Cold-formed Warehouse: An Alternative to Red Iron
Unfortunately recently in Louisiana, we’ve had our fair share of hurricanes. My family lives in the Lafayette area which fortunately was spared from any major… Read More »Rebuilding after Hurricane Ida? Consider using steel.
Prior to World War I, the most common wall materials in most homes were lath and plaster. The housing boom after WWII prompted a demand… Read More »What type of drywall is right your project?