Software for Suppliers of Manufactured Structural Products

Suppliers of Manufactured structural products (MSP) and manufactured structural building products (MSBP), seem to have desires for software to help them sell their product. However their desires are scuttled by a need for something they call engineering, and a limited understanding of their product. Product Overview A steel section is an MSP, whilst a shed […]

Estimating Costs and Otherwise

Before even pursuing a project it is helpful, important to have an estimate of requirements. For something which can be bought off-the-shelf, it is generally a simple exercise of shopping round and getting various prices from various suppliers. If lucky the suppliers publish their prices, if they don’t then that may be the first indicator […]

Make or Buy: Sheds and Canopies

Today it is possible to search the internet and get the prices of sheds and canopies (carports and verandahs). But it is equally possible to search hardware stores and get the price of stock materials. If you are a do-it-your selfer (DIYer), then you can fabricate and construct (install) yourself if get the stock materials […]