Benefits of Cold Formed Steel – Green Initiatives

  • Reduce time on-site (panelized, swift installation)
  • Reduce Builder’s Risk Insurance
  • Reduce garbage disposal costs  (2% steel vs. 20% lumber)
  • Reduce Material theft
  • No weather restrictions – year round construction
  • Superior fire protection – non combustable
  • Save Your Time, Save Your Finances
  • Coordinations – certified installers, reduce buildeers coordination efforts and streamline the entire framing process
  • Eliminate call backs for drywall damage, nail pops, jamming doors or windows
  • Steel does not expand, contract, warp or twist
  • MBSL panelized steel is precisely cut to fit reducing waste on site
  • Can be designed to meet base levels of energy efficiency
  • Panelized steel is an all-weather product
  • Produced in accordance with national standards
  • 100% recyclable
  • ‘Green’ building product
  • Eliminate unnecessary repeat trips to supply yards
  • Only screw and bolt connections are used on site
  • Semi-skilled labour required due to simplified assembly on site
  • Magest Building Systems Limited panelized cold formed steel is compatible with a variety of flooring/roofing systems
  • Steel is not susceptible to fungus or mold
  • Will not rot or rust
  • Steel framing eliminates termites and ants
  • Fire safe – better fire insurance premiums
  • Higher re-sale value
  • Allergy free
  • Steel is significantly made of recycled content
  • Cold formed steel is compatible with numerous building materials
  • Provides a healthy indoor air environment
  • Cold formed steel additions/refurbishments extend life of existing buildings
  • Highest strength-to-weight ratio of any construction material
  • Safer job site, safer structure
  • No architectural design limitations
  • Magest’s architectural/engineering technologists are always aware of emerging trends and directions
  • New construction, renovation and expansion can all be done with panelized steel