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Best Building Materials for Your Garage, Workshop, or Storage Building

By Building Pro | February 19, 2020

The best building material for your structure is always dependant on build-site factors. If for example you’re located close to sea-water, then a steel building may not be the best choice since the salt in sea-water can corrode it. If it’s in a location with active termite populations, then a wood structure may not last…

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Your Future Building Should be a Steel Building

By Building Pro | September 16, 2019

There are many different types of building materials. One of the best materials you can use for any structure is steel. Steel buildings have numerous benefits when compared to other structural materials. Here are 11 reasons why your future building should be made out of steel. 1. Better Value When you use steel for your…

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How is Steel Made?

By Building Pro | August 21, 2019

So you’ve finally taken a moment to think “how is steel made?” Steel is everywhere throughout our lives, but we often take it for granted. It’s one of the most common building materials in the world. Your pots, pans, and appliances are made from steel. Your car is made from steel. There’s even steel in…

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Why Steel Buildings are a Green Building Method

By Building Pro | May 8, 2019

When you think of green building methods, steel buildings are likely not the first thing that comes to mind. It’s main material, steel, needs to be mined and then forged and turned into various shapes before it is used in construction. But believe it or not, it’s a surprisingly green building option. Thanks to new…

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Portable Building Options – Which Should You Choose?

By Building Pro | March 9, 2019

There are many different portable building options. Which one is the right choice for you depends on the size requirements, site requirements, and the need for mobility. Modular, steel buildings, storage containers and office trailers are all portable buildings, but each one comes with their own unique differences. These differences are how you can choose…

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Should you Remove Snow from Quonsets?

By Building Pro | January 9, 2019

With winter here, many people are wondering if they need to remove snow from quonset buildings. It’s a great question and the truth is, it depends. When do you need to remove the snow from quonsets? Quonsets have their steel gauged and the structure engineered based on building codes for your region. That includes factoring…

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Finding the Best Steel Building Supplier

By Building Pro | November 27, 2018

Looking for the best steel building supplier for your building project? It sounds like a simple task, but if you’ve done any amount of searching you’ll know there are literally hundreds of suppliers in the USA alone. Here are some helpful tips to help you find the best provider for your needs: