FIRE RESISTANCE: Today's customer is placing greater value on the quality and longevity of their new buildings. Key issures are fire, minimixing termite damage, severe weather, and the use of recycled products. These buildings relate to these benefits.Steel wall studs do not contribute fuel to a fire. Building codes frequently require buildings to have a fire-resistance rating on the walls. MOLD: Danger lurks in buildings, where moisture can penetrate and accumulate on mold-susceptible materials. Steel wall framed construction technology can help mitigate the growth of molds in buildings.