Tips and Know-How

CommerceMetals to JTCMetals

Posted on: 08-17-2021
Commerce Metals to JTC Metals name change

When in the course of human events a name change is required for whatever reason....

Well anyway, we decided to change the name from Commerce Metals to JTC Metals because it's cooler and shorter. We figured it was more brandable for household products, custom sheet metal protective film, or whatever it was to be used for, and decided to pull the trigger.

Multi-Room Stainless Steel For That Look

Posted on: 08-17-2021
As a buyer in new or recent construction, many modern homeowners have turned to stainless steel appliances to add finishing touches to their contemporary homes. And for just this reason, many manufacturers seem to offer appliances in JUST stainless steel. It makes sense; it’s easy to clean and looks good after running a damp rag over it, not too expensive, and can be created to suit any need or space.

Tips For a Metallic Kitchen on a Budget

Posted on: 08-17-2021
Did you know that according to a study done in 2009, it was found that men spend on average 15 weeks and 2 days in the kitchen… per year? This might seem like a long time to be standing somewhere that’s not both functional and appealing, so a few DIY makeover tips to modernize and update a kitchen can be just what a drab, outdated kitchen (on a budget) might need.

DIY - The Process to Painting Metals

Posted on: 08-17-2021
As great as some metals look, as they age (copper, bronze, etc) sometimes our metallic treasures can use a bit of sprucing up after the hard winter months of snow, ice, and the cold - or even just need a face-lift to coordinate with rest of the room or yard that is going through a similar face-lift.

How To Measure Your Stainless Steel Backsplash

Posted on: 08-17-2021
We often get calls from customers asking what size they should make their backsplash. Each case is unique, and your particular layout is probably not like the next one. However, there are some considerations to keep in mind. If you want to get straight to measuring, jump to the bottom of this article.

How to Install Your Own Stainless Steel Backsplash Sheet

Posted on: 08-16-2021
In the past couple of decades, stainless steel has become one of the most popular options available for appliances, and just about anywhere a clean, shiny, durable space is required. People have even started using the stuff in their home kitchens to add masses of appeal, increase the resale value, all while making sure that cleanliness is a top priority. After all, there is no paint to wear off and it won't rust.