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Where are steel beams used in home building?

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Steel beams are often used as the framework of a house and installed as support beams at the base of the home's center, leading up to the roof. Some home builders also use steel beams to frame the entire house or as a support structure for a garage.

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Home builders also use steel beams to support the roof's structure. Steel beams can be used to support the outer structure of the roof or installed on the corners of the roof to enhance the structural integrity of the home. Steel beams can withstand harsh weather and are considered more sturdy than wood materials.

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