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  • Product Spotlight - Custom Stainless Steel Backsplash


    Going Modern with a Stainless Steel Backsplash When shopping for a new backsplash your choices can become very overwhelming. There are so many types to choose from! One of the most trending choices in today’s market is a stainless steel backsplash. Not only does stainless steel give your kitchen a sleek modern look but it easy to clean. Stainless steel backsplashes have been popular in professional kitchens for a long time and some of the reasons for this are because it does not s...

  • Looking for custom countertops for your kitchen? Here are 3 things to consider:


    There are many reasons why stainless steel is increasingly finding its way into homeowners’ kitchens in the form of custom countertops, casework, and cabinetry. Simply put, stainless steel is an attractive, durable, and long-lasting material that is easy to clean and care for. But you probably already knew all this, especially if you’re looking to find the right stainless steel countertop for your kitchen. Here are three things to think about when you’re looking for that...

  • Residential Kitchen Remodels with Stainless Steel Countertops


  • 8 reasons stainless steel is perfect for use in medical facilities


    Medical professionals are in the business of saving lives. Every product they use has this goal in mind. That's why hospitals, clinics, and doctor's offices across the world rely on stainless steel as the material of choice for all types of equipment. Stainless steel has a unique set of features that makes it unbeatable for use in the healthcare field. These include: 1.  Antibacterial properties. Stainless steel's rigid, non-porous surface denies microorganisms a place to hide an...

  • In-Field Modifications ~ Custom Stainless Steel Laboratory Equipment


    After incurring the adverse challenges of incorrect field measurements Stainless Fabricators & Installation, Inc. successfully modified equipment on-site during installation to save the equipment, therefore saving our customer time and money. What was a potential monetary disaster that would have been the result of closing operations until new equipment could have been fabricated and a second install trip could have been made to install the new equipment was completely avoided by the e...

  • 9 things to consider when selecting a stainless steel fabricator


    When you have a project that needs stainless steel fabrication as part of its specifications, it can seem like any decent metal shop should be able to do the job, right? Not necessarily. There are several aspects to any fabrication shop that can make it a good or bad choice to have your work done. Hiring the wrong fabrication company can lead to expensive mistakes or a product that doesn't work properly. Here are a few things to consider when selecting a stainless steel fabricator: ...

  • What are the different grades of stainless steel?


    Stainless steel is used in a variety of diverse applications. Prized because of its strength and non-corrosive properties, stainless steel can be found within environments such as the automotive and commercial food industries. In order to determine the type of stainless steel that is appropriate for a particular use, a designer first looks at its grade. Ferritic Stainless Steel Ferritic alloys have a low carbon content and contain over 10.5 percent chromium in their makeup. This grade is...

  • Residential Stainless Steel


    One of the hottest trends in the home today is the use of stainless steel. Stainless steel is not only a highly attractive option in residences, but the benefits of the material are also numerous. Explore the many uses of stainless steel around the home and get ready to revitalize! Stainless Fabricators specializes in the following for your residential needs: Kitchens Bathrooms Outdoor Kitchens Work Tables Mud Rooms Laundry Rooms ...

  • Metal Finishers


    Metal Finishers Metal finishers are the artist of any fabrication operation. Finishers master the finesse needed to perform the transformation of products from an unfinished state to a flawlessly completed product. What appears to be the simplest of tasks, if improperly done, can destroy the cosmetic appearance of the finished product. Often the artful skill of their workmanship provides the foundation of a superior paint finish but not in all cases. Our prominence in the finishing of S...

  • Custom Metal Fabrication vs. Stock Metal Fabrication


    When developing a new product for market, custom metal fabrication provides the ideal solution for getting from concept to physical product. Custom metal fabrication can also be the best process for improving the design of an existing product to lower production costs, enhance quality, or address defects. Custom Metal Fabrication vs Stock Metal Fabrication In the fabrication process, a variety of metals are cut, shaped, or molded to create a variety of stock metal components includ...