Steel is a dominant Iron alloy that has a wide variety of advanced industrial applications including civil engineering, aircraft and automotive manufacturing. Because steel plays an essential part in the progression of modern civilization, engineers and material scientists alike are continually seeking innovative ways to develop an even stronger “super steel”. This goal of creating… Read more »
Image Source In the early 1900’s, United States Steel Corporation was the first company in the world to reach a billion-dollar market cap. Over the following decades, half of the world’s steel was produced by American steel mills throughout World War II, solidifying the steel industry as the foundation of the national US economy. To… Read more »
Texas Iron & Metal has been in business for over 80 years and throughout our rich history, it has been our honor to support our armed forces. Since our founder started Houston’s first salvage yard in 1939, we have played an active role in supporting our country in a manner that is of the utmost… Read more »
Texas Iron & Metal is an essential critical infrastructure company. This means that we are open for business and ready to help our customers with their ongoing and future projects. As all our thoughts are on the COVID-19 pandemic, the wellbeing of our valued clients and employees remains our top priority. Since the outbreak began,… Read more »
What’s so funny about April Fools’ Day? Spanning over different cultures, April Fools’ Day is suspected to have started when France made the switch from the Julian calendar to the Gregorian calendar in 1563. This change resulted in the new year starting on January 1st rather than at the start of the spring equinox. Those… Read more »
To date, the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo has surpassed $500 million in total commitment to youth and education. After 2019, the rodeo gave over $14 million to scholarship recipients, $8.3 million to junior show exhibitors, $3.7 million to educational program grants and $660k to graduate assistantships. This highly anticipated event has also had a… Read more »
In today’s culture, Cupid and his gold arrows symbolize love. Known to the Greeks as Eros, the god of love, Cupid was renamed by the Romans who adopted all he symbolized. However, the myth isn’t all lighthearted. The myth explains that depending on his mood, Cupid may choose to shoot a steel or iron arrow… Read more »
Available in many sizes and thicknesses, steel channel is a versatile product used across different industries. When compared to other structural steel products, channel is lighter and more flexible. Used mostly in structural applications, steel channel is a common material found at most steel suppliers, like Texas Iron & Metal. Here are the top three… Read more »
Steel is a crucial material across countless industries — from construction and automotive to energy and manufacturing. The alloy made of iron and carbon (and sometimes other elements) is used to create the places where we live and work, the cars, trucks, buses and trains that help us get around and the appliances we rely… Read more »
Many celebrate New Year’s Eve with family and friends, bidding farewell to the past year while welcoming the exciting prospects of the coming one. You might have counted down the Times Square ball drop in New York City or watched fireworks light up the sky, but did you know that steel played an important role… Read more »
You may know that steel is infinitely recyclable, but just how much is actually reused? According to the American Iron & Steel Institute, more than 70 million tons of domestic steel scrap is sent into furnaces during the production of new steel each year. Recyclability has helped grow the industry, and by using scrap to… Read more »
When your project requires angle iron, you need a reliable steel supplier with a deep inventory. Although there are many options out there, depending on a well-known Houston steel and pipe supplier can make a difference when it comes to project success. Here’s the top three reasons to work with a trusted Houston supplier to… Read more »
I can’t say enough good things about this company. Best prices around. Always consistent. The quality is amazing, even... for their surplus material. Customer service is unbeatable. I will continue to recommend this company to anyone asking.
Esteban, Cameron, and Dan have always went above and beyond to help me and get me any material needed. Recently I’ve been mainly working with Esteban, and he’s a rockstar. So friendly and always a pleasure to speak with, and very knowledgeable. He knows his stuff. He’s the main reason we have continued to purchase from Texas Iron and Metal. If your searching for quality material at an affordable price, this is the place to go.read more
First time at Texas Iron and Metal Co today and will be going back. The service inside and out was great. Vasquez was... extremely helpful in the yard assisting me in finding some small drop material as well as cutting to length what I found. Great place. Great service.read more
We are a non-profit serving Veterans with Hyperbaric chambers. I want to thank Mr. Daniel marrero for his outstanding... help with all of our steel purchases, his great service made everything go smoothly. He is a real asset to TI&M.
Great Job Dan...keep it up!read more
I have gone here twice so far to get some metal for my shop. The customer service from Esteban was great. Even the guys... in the yard are very helpful and respectful. The last time I went there Esteban and the guys outside stayed a lil late to make sure my truck was loaded up with my material.There prices are by far cheapest I have come aroundread more
I had excellent customer service. Vasquez, the shop lead assisted me and had me in and out with my order in under 5... minutes. Really helped me out when I was in a rush. He also helped load my equipment up and made sure I was street legal by putting out a red maker. 5 stars hands down.read more
Needed a bunch of steel for our new gym build out - TIM was by far the least expensive out of many others that we had... quoted and was able to get us everything we needed. The free delivery to boot was extremely helpful. When we mistakenly got some mis-cut lengths, they quickly resolved and had the replacements out to us only a week later and picked up the returned items at no cost to us. Dan stuck with us the whole time and was extremely communicative. Will be back in the future.read more
I am very pleased with the fast service and hospitality. They make our business their business for sure! I got the name... off his name tag and that gentleman was very helpful, going out of his way to get us going quick!
Luis C. Thank you!
Highly recommend!read more
This place has great staff!! I got there to unload I’m a truck driver and Michael and his team that unloaded me where... fast friendly and efficient!! One of the best places I’ve ever unloaded!! Thanks guys!! Keep up the great workread more
Dan is the man.
I had a crazy deadline on a crazy project.
Dan was able to fill the order, coming up with several... Surplus and Drops that saved about $800. He followed through after the initial sale with the MCRs for our welding inspector and a 1 hour 4PM Friday piece we had to have.
Always available in a timely fashion.
Everyone I spoke to over there knew their business.read more
Vasquez & Marcos did an amazing job loading & helping me get strapped down. Even went outta their way to put 2x4 down... so it didnt scratch my truck. 5 stars for these 2 guys!! Appreciate the helpread more
Always Great business! Very attentive to the customers need and will help in any way possible! Sales Rep. Thomas... Campbell is Great!! He is very friendly and always takes care of my companies needs!read more
As a owner operator, this is the ideal place to drive to unload at. I was checked in, scaled in weight, unloaded and... scaled out weight then checked out in less than 30 min. Awesome place for Semi-truckers whose time is $$$.read more
Ordering was easy - Cameron helped out sourcing the correct materials. When I arrived the team was just finishing up... the preparation (cutting) and everything was ready for the 10am scheduled will-call. Vasquez had the truck loaded in no time and I was off to my project. Friendly and helpful staff, even helped me last minute pick out some drop steel needed for beam connection. This is the 3rd time buying from them and I am certain I will buy from them again.read more
I just delivered there. 1st time. Staff were super nice and helpful. I didn't feel like I was on walking on needles!!!... The gentleman in the receiving office was knowledgeable and the forklift drivers were professionals. Great place to deliver :)read more
Great customer service! Gustavo inside is really helpful and knows his stuff. Cedric outside was great at loading up my... trailer. I was in and out of there in 5 minutes. They do great work and have great prices.read more
Very friendly, customer service oriented group of guys. They work very hard to ensure the customer is satisfied with... the service they received. Cameron is very helpful with quotes, and material selection. Vasquez is always determined to get orders processed, accurately, and in a timely manner to minimize customer wait time. Excellent Service. Keep up the Great Work!!!read more
I'm a truck driver, I delivered some steel beams to them. Everyone was super friendly and they got me unloaded very... quickly. I was unloaded in minutes. They unloaded me way faster than it took me to untarp and unchain. Also there is a Chevron gas station 0.3 tenths away that has quite a bit of parking for trucks and food and diesel.read more
There were a few complications with getting my metal in a timely fashion due to it being beneath a pile so together the... sales rep Thomas and the forklift operator Luis went above and beyond to get me exactly what I wanted without causing a delay. Great business great customer support!read more
I use Texas Iron and Metal all the time. They are very fast compared to other steel companies. Great sales staff that... are very knowledgeable about their products. Vasquez runs a tight ship in the yard. He keeps things flowing in the steel yard. If your order is small enough and the other guys are working, he will take care of you himself just to get you on your way. I love sending them my business.read more
Defenitely recommend , good prices on material and not to mention the service... A gentleman by the name of Luis C. ,Is... what I read on his tag, swooped by on the forklift and was extremely professional and proficient! Leadership qualities in him for sure that makes the business look good! Highly recommend!read more
Gustavo and Julian were very helpful! It was my first time there and I had NO IDEA what I needed but Gustavo listened... and came up with what I needed NO PROBLEMS! Very friendly and professional. I'll be back for sure.read more
I have been purchasing materials from Texas Iron & Metal for YEARS. Not only do they have great price and quality on... their material, they have an amazing staff that is always willing to help you. Andres Garcia has always been my go to guy. He makes my buying needs super simple and at the end of the day I am confident in the purchase made. Great Team, and Great Company.read more
Vasquez was awesome as always. So nice to have someone remember you and be super helpful. The sales people have always... been very helpful to me since the first visit. Ya'll are my first call when I need material. Thank you and keep up the GOOD work.read more
Had some unusual shapes of steel that I was needing so I called Andres to help me find it. He was able to find the... material and Vasquez had it inventory checked and ready to load within minutes.
If I could give them 6 stars, I would!read more
Vasquez was of the upmost professional and helpful in loading to talking too. He also made sure everything was loaded... properly and safely. Great guy will definitely be coming here for all my metal needs.read more
B-Omega Logistics was QC'd by VASQUEZ in record time with PRECISION in 7 minutes. As the owner of B-Omega Logistics I... can only say the Texas Iron and Metal is very lucky that I didn't find a hard working honest employee. Best wishes in all your ventures VASQUEZ....read more
Super efficient pulling crew the guy that loaded me up was lewis, very quick and professional loading my materials.... Overall very pleased as a first time customer here, I didn’t need a whole lot of material so they service any order big or small. Will be coming here for all my metal needs
The guy at the desk was cool too....read more
My company and our owner have had a great relationship with Texas Iron for over a decade now. No matter how big or... small the order...or even if it's just quotes for job bidding...service, response, dependability and pricing have always been top notch. They even take the effort to find the material you need from other sources if they don't have it. Great crew and staff to work with. I wish all of my distributors were so easy to place orders with. Cheers.
City Services Ltd
Freeport, Bahamasread more
Andres Garcia has always been there to help, he do his best to make it happen even if it's a last minute order. His... knowledge about the different types of steel helps a lot on what we are looking for. He always try to get the best prices and good service.
Great experience with Andres and all the other sales people. this is the reason we continue with the business relationship.read more
Our company has had a long relationship with Texas Iron &Metal. For over 20 years they have earned our business. It is... the outstanding customer service we receive with every order that is the most important. The drivers who deliver our products are very courteous and are very professional. The pricing on metals are pretty much the same where ever one chooses to do their business. Again, the customer service and satisfaction you receive. Why would we do business elsewhere?read more
From Hellenic Marine: One of our best vendors for sure. Helps us when we are in a rush, has great price, and always... goes the extra mile to help with the order. Our account specialist, Thomas , is always helpful and efficient. The entire staff is helpful and friendly. And they have a great stock.read more
Vasquez and Marco were great and friendly did a good job of pulling my material in a timely manner. Not my first visit... and definitely won't be the last. Between nice quick staff and good prices it's a place to at least give them a visit when looking for steel.read more