Hurricane Irma

Standing Up To Hurricane Irma

Star metal building systems have once again demonstrated their durability in extreme weather events. Following the devastating impact of Hurricane Irma in the Caribbean…

PBR panel overview

PBR and Roof Panel Overview

A Star Building System is a building system that lasts. If you’re planning a building project and you want security, both in the integrity…

Gene Bell

Gene Bell is taking a hike.

Well, about 50 hikes, actually – and we’re not even including the one that he’s taking out of Star Building Systems headquarters in Oklahoma…

Star Contolling Condensation

Controlling Structural Condensation

No matter what structural material you build with, be it steel, concrete, or wood, water is the enemy. Water corrodes steel. It rots wood. …

Star-Metalcon 2017

MetalCon 2017

Star Building Systems and NCI Building Systems will be exhibiting at METALCON 2017 in Las Vegas, NV, October 18-20, 2017.  Register now to attend…

Star Cheese Making

Inside Out Cheese Making

Appel Farms in Ferndale,, WA, is a small business with an attractive concept: artisanal cheese that comes straight from pasture to plate.  200 head…

Tapered Columns

Tapered Columns Can Slim Down Costs

Metal building system builders have an option to use straight columns or tapered columns to hold up the structure.  In many metal building applications,…

Steel Protection

Steel Protection Methods

There are robust, well-proven ways to protect steel so it can perform up to its potential virtually indefinitely. Metal panels provide a strong, multifunctional…