New York Announces ‘Buy American’ Act

The New York Assembly is taking steps to strengthen the Empire State’s manufacturing industry, particularly its iron and steel sectors. Senate Bill S4073, also known as the “Buy American” policy, will require the NY government to buy products made in … Read More

How to Prevent Steel from Rusting

Rust is a phenomenon that occurs when iron — or metals containing iron — are exposed to oxygen. Oxygen causes iron to “oxidize,” typically forming red oxide through a chemical reaction. When this occurs, the distinct red-colored rust may begin … Read More

Recycling Copper: What You Should Know

If you’re looking to make some extra cash, you should consider recycling copper. While not as readily available as aluminum, it’s worth more than its aluminum counterpart pound for pound. Assuming you have enough copper items to recycle, you can … Read More

How to Improve Efficiency in Manufacturing

Maintaining a fast and efficient workflow is critical to the success of a manufacturing company. If another company can manufacture goods in less time, they’ll be able to offer lower prices, giving them an upper hand on their competitors. So, … Read More

The 3 Defining Characteristics of Carbon Steel

Steel is one of the world’s most versatile and widely used metals. Featuring a combination of iron and carbon, it’s used in applications such as aerospace, manufacturing, construction, telecommunications and more. However, there are different types of steel, one of … Read More

Common Fasteners for Common Repair Jobs

If you need common fasteners for common repair jobs, including nails, screws, and bolts, our staff at Fasteners, Inc. in Denver can help you decide what will work best for your project. We have them all. According to a How … Read More

Metal vs Wood Screws: What’s the Difference?

If you’re looking to buy screws, you’ll need to choose between metal or wood. While there are dozens if not hundreds of different types of screws, most fall under the category of wood or metal, depending on the application in … Read More