Monthly Archives: "February, 2019"

The Salt Spray Test – Is It Really Suitable for Stainless Steel?
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When buying certain materials (particularly for construction) corrosion resistance is usually a key factor. In most cases recreating standard conditions are problematic because of the lengthy time factors involved. For this reason, accelerated corrosion tests are usually performed to speed up the process that may otherwise be caused over long periods of time by salty air, weather, or extremes of temperature. One such test is the salt spray test, however there are question marks over whether this really is an...

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3 Situations Where a Stainless-Steel Grain Finish Is Beneficial
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When determining the finish for your stainless-steel project it’s vital that you choose wisely to ensure that your product meets both the needs of your utility and your industry. Typically, the most common option for both commercial and residential steel applications is a brushed or grained finish. This article details 3 situations where a stainless-steel grain application is most likely to be used. Industrial or Heavy Traffic Areas – A grained finish is often used for areas of heavy traffic...

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Tips on Cleaning Different Metals
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Having invested in a metal product or appliance, it’s only natural that you would want to keep it looking clean and shiny. Like most materials, metal can become stained and smudged. The good news is you can keep it looking its best simply by following some simple cleaning tips that we’ve listed below. Stainless Steel While stainless steel is one of the most hygienic metals that doesn’t mean to say that it can’t get dirty. Over time oil smudges can cause...

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