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12 Reasons Evolution Steel Deck Framing Is Ideal for Commercial Applications

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James Moylan

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

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When building decks in a commercial space, there’s even more to consider in terms of safety, aesthetics, durability, and cost than when installing decks in residential homes. With the increased traffic and wear and tear, it’s imperative to use the best materials available for commercial decks. With that in mind, here are the top twelve reasons to consider an all-steel deck frame solution like Evolution for your commercial venture.

10 Competitive Advantages of Steel Framing versus Pressure-Treated Framing

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James Moylan

Thursday, June 11, 2020

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When it comes to deck framing systems, wood dominates by a significant margin. While the numbers are somewhat different in foreign markets, pressure-treated lumber is still largely the material of choice for deck framing in the United States. More and more, however, contractors and homeowners alike are learning about the benefits of a steel framing system from companies like Fortress Building Products. If you’re interested in learning more about this product for your next decking project, here are the top ten competitive advantages you can expect over wood.

Why Should I Choose Evolution Steel Deck Framing in Washington, DC; Maryland; or Virginia?

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James Moylan

Monday, June 08, 2020

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If you’re considering adding a new deck or completely rebuilding an existing one, you’re likely thinking a lot right now about deck framing systems. While pressure-treated wood is currently the industry norm, if you live in the DMV (Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia), you should give some serious thought to the benefits of an all-steel framing system like Evolution, by Fortress Building Products.

All about the Fortress Building Products Warranties

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James Moylan

Friday, June 05, 2020

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Whenever you make a significant purchase for your home, you likely do your research to make sure you’re getting the best quality at the best price. No matter what brand you choose, though, the unexpected can always happen, so working with a company that backs up their promises with a warranty can give you great peace of mind.

Advantages to Fewer Posts in Your Outdoor Living Space

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James Moylan

Monday, June 01, 2020

 

 

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 A view can be one of a home’s greatest assets, but it’s often diminished or obstructed altogether by the necessity for posts and supports. Especially when you’re looking at more complex multilevel decks, these posts can become especially intrusive or disruptive to views. With recent innovations in the deck industry, though, this isn’t always necessary anymore. Evolution, an all-steel deck framing system from Fortress Building Products, can help.