How To Paint Metal Buildings

how to paint metal buildings

If you’re wondering how to paint metal buildings, you’re not alone since it’s a little different from painting other building types. While it’s a bit of work to get started in the end, the painting will improve your building’s longevity and durability. Do you need to Paint? If your building is new, you shouldn’t have…

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7 Reasons to Choose a DIY Steel Building Kit

diy steel building kits

When planning for that new building your mind might instinctively go to wood or concrete, but there are many reasons why you should choose DIY steel building kits. These buildings are a great choice for everything from residential garages and shops, to commercial warehouses, agricultural metal barns, and more. This type of building is also…

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The Different Types of Metal Buildings

doors for steel buildings

Once you’ve decided on a metal building for your next project, it’s time to choose from the different types of metal buildings available. The type of building chosen is not only an aesthetic choice, but will also affect the cost, function and engineering requirements. While some believe that steel buildings only come in one shape…

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Are Steel Buildings Cheaper than Wood?

are steel buildings cheaper than wood

Our team is constantly inundated with this question of whether steel buildings are cheaper than wooden buildings. It’s a great question, but as with most things is a little more complicated than it might initially seem. While the initial cost of a steel building is generally higher than that of wood due to the cost…

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Can you Get Financing for Steel Buildings?

financing for steel buildings

Steel buildings are a serious investment so whether it’s a new building or an extension of your existing metal building, the cost is an issue. You may be wondering how you’ll pay for this building and if it’s possible to get financing for steel buildings. We have good news for you! Finance or Pay Out…

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The History of Military Quonset Huts

Military quonset huts

Military Quonset Huts – Over 80 Years of Development During wartime, there’s always an immediate need for all-purpose housing, as well as storage. The requirements for the Military were that housing and storage must be quickly assembled and disassembled in the field. Along with considerations for the function of the building, there had to be…

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Wood Pole Barns vs Steel Barns

large agricultural arena building

Since way back in the 1930s, wood pole barns have been widely celebrated. However, in today’s times with the evolution of technology, steel barns have risen to the fore-front. Let’s consider the pros and cons of wood pole barns vs steel or metal pole barns and highlight key advantages. Structural Integrity In construction, precision is…

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What is a Quonset Hut?

quonset huts

Quonset huts are semicircular steel buildings that are famous for their strength, durability and versatility. Made of self-supporting arches that are drilled and precut at the site of manufacture, all the constructer has to do is assemble everything on the site. These steel buildings are tough, affordable, and easy to build, making them a primary…

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Garage with Living Quarters in Texas

garage with living quarters

240 Cox Rd, Waxahachie, Texas 75167 Here’s a little inspiration for your garage and housing needs. This beautiful new-build steel building comes with an expansive garage on one end for all of your storage needs. The steel garage could easily hold a half dozen cars. It features a large double garage door on one side…

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