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Steel Vs. Wood

Benefit STEEL WOOD
Fire Proof Yes No
Insect Proof (ants, termites etc) Yes No
Will not Mold Yes No
Won’t grow Fungus Yes No
No Rotting Yes No
No VOC’s (volatile organic compounds) Yes No
Lightweight- Easy to Handle Yes No
Lightweight- Cheaper to ship/Linear foot Yes No
Superior Strength-to-Weight Ratio Yes No
Consistent dimensions Yes No
Cut-to-Length to reduce Scrap Yes No
Product of choice in Hurricane and Earthquake zones Yes No
Produces consistently square corners and straight walls Yes No
Will not change shape after Manufacturing Yes No
Does not have Knots Yes No
Will not Swell, Warp, Twist or Split Yes No
Available pre-punched for Electrical, Plumbing and other trades. Yes No
Very low impact on the worlds natural forest habitats and wildlife Yes No
Primarily made from Recycled Materials Yes No
Easily Recycled Yes No
Easily qulaifies for LEED MR4 Credits Yes No
Saves $$ on Builders Insurance Rates Yes No
Saves $$ on Owners Insurance Rates Yes No
Estimated Scrap Aprox 2% Aprox 20%