Steel Frames WA

Jeremy O'Donoghue

Managing Director at Steel Frames WA

Home-building expert Jeremy O’Donoghue has worked productively in the industry for 15 years, at both ABN and BGC groups.
Jeremy is experienced in delivering quality steel frame products that precisely meet client needs.

Roof Trusses vs Rafters: Pros, Cons, and Key Differences

Designing a home is an immense challenge, where every detail matters, from the structural components you select to those supporting and holding up the roof. Rafters have stood the test of time, providing vaulted ceilings and an enduring appeal. However, because roof rafters can be costly, people have sought a more budget-friendly alternative. Enter trusses, which are prefabricated webbed units.

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Prefabricated Construction: Is It Right for Your Project?

The past couple of decades have showcased a myriad of significant changes in both residential and commercial construction. Thanks to improvements in technology, we’ve seen the growth of sustainability and green buildings, as well as building information modelling, smart buildings, and flexible interior spaces.

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What Is Light Gauge Steel Framing And Is It Right for Your Next Construction Project?

Builders today are building for the future. We’re in an era where innovation and sustainability must meet face-to-face. That’s why choosing the best materials and using innovative construction techniques have become more important than ever. Light gauge steel frames, for many builders, are a game-changer. The design is sleek and precise whilst staying environmentally friendly.

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10 Benefits of Using Steel Floor Joists

Floor joists are horizontal beams that support the subfloor sheathing by providing it with stiffness so loads are transferred to the vertical beams of the structure. Although commonly made of wood, more and more builders opt for steel floor joists for several reasons.

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How Steel Frame Construction Helps with Sustainable Building Practices

In building design and construction, sustainability has become a key element in helping companies reduce resources. It has also played an important role in maintaining a high-quality indoor environment for employees. With sustainable building practices, harmful impacts on the environment are effectively minimised. In turn, these practices lead to better health and more productivity.

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10 Benefits of Using Steel Frames in Construction

Steel frames provide a strong, durable support structure capable of withstanding heavy loads and environmental conditions. They are often used in high-rise buildings, as they provide excellent stability and strength while still being lightweight. They can also be custom fabricated to fit design needs or aesthetic preferences. Here are ten benefits of using steel in construction over other materials.

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Steel Frames Vs Timber Frames: Why Steel Is a Better Choice

If steel frames and timber frames were locked in combat, which do you think would reign victorious? Would it be the veteran “timber,” which has been a trusted choice for a long time? Or would the winner be the new kid on the block, “steel,” known for being durable and strong? This blog will help you see what would happen in that showdown of strength, stability, and reliability between steel and timber frames.

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