Metal Building Trends

The Metal Building Trends blog covers the latest trends, technologies, and techniques in the metal building industry. Founded in 1927, Star Building Systems has more than eighty-five years of experience in the design, construction, and sale of custom metal building solutions for all types of applications, from schools and warehouses to retail stores and airport hangars.

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Airports | November 15, 2013 | Gene Bell
Beyond its long-standing role as a preferred material for a building’s structure and roof, metal is making its mark on interior spaces as well. 
Architects | October 28, 2013 | Doug Clark
Given their durability and ease of use, metal roofs have been a common feature on rural houses for decades. Now they’re becoming an increasingly popul...
Architects | October 23, 2013 | John Negich
While the durability of metal as a construction material is widely recognized, some of its other advantages are less commonly acknowledged and appreci...
Airports | October 18, 2013 | Joe Edge
When a group of MIT researchers recently discovered that stress can cause metal alloy to fuse rather than break apart, they assumed it must be a mista...
Architects | October 07, 2013 | Joe Edge
With origins tracing back to the mid-1950s, the modern metal shipping container continues to serve as a secure, practical vessel for transporting valu...
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