1. Pouring Foundation Before You Get The Plans Sometimes customers come to us saying “Good news! I already poured the foundation!” They think they’re saving us time or themselves money, but it turns out this is actually a mistake. Our team would like the opportunity to talk about the plans for the building before the […]
When building an aircraft hangar it’s essential to build a structure that will hold up to the elements enough to protect your aircraft. Steel framed metal buildings are the right combination of space, durability, low maintenance, construction speed, and strength. Space Metal buildings allow for a clear span of up to 275 feet, so no […]
Building “green” is a hot trend these days. More and more, businesses are making the decision to be environmentally friendly by limiting their impact on the environment. While it may not be the first thing to come to mind, steel buildings are an extremely green, eco-friendly alternative to building with wood. Let us break it […]
When you picture a church or another place of worship in your mind, it likely isn’t a metal structure. More likely it’s a charming wooden structure. However, metal buildings offer many advantages over their stick-built cousins. 1. Durability Churches are typically built to last for decades. Steel-framed metal buildings are naturally going to last a […]
If someone asks you to think of a barn it is likely a classic red wooden barn. But if you take a drive through the countryside you mostly see barns that are in various stages of disrepair. 1. Low Maintenance Keeping a barn in good shape is a lot of work, and on a property […]
Summer is finally here. Are you looking for some ideas for a summer project or a way to beat the heat? Summertime comes with hot temperatures, rain, and fast winds, so you need something to protect yourself and your belongings. The solution: metal building. Metal buildings are pre-engineered to withstand the elements and make sure […]
Barns offer protection for your horses. Having a steel or metal barn may be the safest structure to protect your horses. Also they offer numerous benefits, like being easy to maintain and easy to clean. Having a metal barn will allow you to create a large open space with open roof spans and indoor riding arenas.
While in wood vs. metal buildings Part 1, it was clear that wood is a dominating building material for residential purposes and steel is more commonly used for industrial buildings. Along with popularity in the current market, the blog also discusses the consistency of the materials, and the ease of construction.
If you are considering a new building for your commercial, industrial, or storage needs, you should be aware of pros and cons of a wood building over a prefabricated metal building.
Buying a metal building may seem like a daunting task, yet it is easier than you may have yourself believing.