TECHNICAL NOTE On Cold-Formed Steel Construction

A home is one of the few necessities that consumers expect to last a lifetime or more. For commercial property owners, each structure represents a significant investment. It is critical therefore, that the framing material performs its function for as long as other critical components, such as the roof structure, exterior and interior wall coverings, and flooring. For sufficient longevity, cold-formed steel framing needs proper corrosion protection.