You may have many questions when considering the benefits of steel for your home so we have collected the most frequently asked questions and answered them for you below. If you have any further questions, please feel free to ask these via our Contact form.
No, and a closer look will reveal straighter walls with fewer cracks and no nail pops to mar the drywall surface.
Compared to the highest quality termite resistant timber, the price will be competitive if not cheaper.
No. The use of galvanised steel framing components protects your home against rust and BlueScope Steel offer a 50 year warranty on all Zincalume steel used correctly in steel frames.
Almost unlimited! We can produce virtually any single or two storey home design available today and steel framing is especially suited to difficult or sloping sites. Check out our design process.
Most likely higher due to less money retouching cracks or other finish and age problems associated with wood framed homes.
Yes, and it is used extensively for this purpose due to its inherent strength.
Yes, steel frames can be fixed directly to a concrete slab or lightweight steel floor systems on brick, concrete or steel piers.
No, as the use of lighter gauge materials in frames promotes the use of inexpensive needle point or self drilling screws.