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    How to Plan for the Perfect Steel Airplane Hangar

    Whether flying is a hobby or your business, you’ll need a place for your Cessna, Piper, or jet aircraft to call home. Nowadays, steel is the industry standard for airplane hangars across the country. In fact, a report from the U.S. Department of Defense says that “the superstructure of the hangar bay shall be a steel… Full Article

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    When is the Best Time to Lock In Your Steel Price?

    Supply and demand. It’s the most important determination of microeconomics and it’s the backbone of macroeconomics. Supply and demand says that a price for a particular good will vary until it settles at a point where the quantity demanded by consumers will equal the quantity supplied by producers. Think about it this way: Supply is… Full Article

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    5 Signs You Might Need More Space

    If you have mastered the art of cramming your belongings into every nook and cranny of your house, or your closets are bursting at the seams, it may be time to look into more storage space. A steel garage is one of the most economical, durable and versatile solutions on the market today, and they… Full Article

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    What Type of Building ‘Kit’ is Right For You?

    Since you first started playing with toys, you’ve been introduced to some kind of ‘kit.’ When you were a kid, what type of toys did you play with? I’m sure some of you played with G.I. Joe action figures, and others had massive Barbie collections. What about all of the young builders out there? Did… Full Article

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    The Peculiar Thing about a Roof Only Steel Building

    Perhaps one of the most nonsensical engineering wonders that you’re going to encounter on your ranch or farm or even in your backyard is the ‘roof only’ structure – and why it should usually cost more than a building with four walls, doors, and windows. Perhaps you’ve got hay to store, a tractor to keep… Full Article

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    How to Plan for the Perfect Steel Barn

    Are you dreaming of the perfect steel barn? You don’t have to dream any longer. First, what are the characteristics of the perfect barn? To me, a barn should be cool in the summer, and warm in the winter. It should house all your animals or store your farm equipment and keep things safe and… Full Article

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    Your Steel Building Questions Answered

    If you have questions about steel buildings, then you’ve come to the right place! I’m always eager to help the first time builder learn the benefits of building with steel. Let’s get right to it! Here are detailed answers to some of the most frequently asked questions. What should I do before I buy my… Full Article

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    What to Look For When Shopping For Steel Buildings

    What makes some businesses successful, while others are less so? It has nothing to do with these companies wanting to be effective. That can be said about every business. It has everything to do with creating good habits, and turning them into everyday processes that are woven into the very fabric of an organization. Your… Full Article

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    Steel Building or Pole Barn – Which One Would You Rather Have?

    This day and age, all the information you’ll ever need is literally at your fingertips. Fire up your computer, tablet, or smartphone, and punch a few keywords into your favorite search engine. Now you’re sitting in the driver’s seat on the information superhighway, traveling as fast as your fingers can carry you. That’s really all… Full Article