Metals Industry Pushes Greater Use of Steel in New Home Construction

From the Metal Center News, AISI’s Robert Wills pushes Greater Use of Steel in New Home Construction citing several advantages of steel.

But steel continues to advocate for gains in the homebuilding market, noting its environmental attributes and strength in the event of catastrophe. Steel brings added stability to a structure and gives occupants the best opportunity to survive dangerous weather events, the types of which have been all too plentiful around the world in recent months, Wills says.

via http://www.metalcenternews.com/Editorial/CurrentIssue/62011ConstructionMarketOutlook/tabid/5359/Default.aspx

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