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    5 Resources You Need Before You Buy a Metal Building

    Before you decide to buy any kind of building for your land, you need to figure out exactly what it is you want. How do you sidestep the marketing slogans, and avoid the sales pitches, and get down to hard and fast facts? Since the process of a buying a metal building can be an… Full Article

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    Is It Possible to Erect a Steel Building Yourself?

    Have you ever wondered if you can erect your own steel building? Is this a project that you can really do yourself? You don’t have to wonder anymore. It is completely possible to erect a steel building yourself. Just ask Eric O. from Wabash, Indiana. Eric had never assembled and erected a steel building before,… Full Article

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    Stop! Read This BEFORE You Price Your Building Online

    It all starts with a wish. You’re looking for more space, and you need a building on your property. So you begin to fantasize about what you want. Are you looking for a pole barn, or would you rather have a steel building? As you continue to research the topic, you might start to initiate… Full Article

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    The Ultimate Guide to Understanding Your Steel Building Quote

    When people ask me what I do for a living, I always have one answer to explain my job. I make people’s pre-engineered metal building dreams come true. No, I’m not a magician, or a genie, and I don’t have any supernatural powers. But I do have the ability to grant wishes. That requires a… Full Article

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    Tips to Accelerate Your Steel Building Project

    Something pretty neat happens in the next month. The weather gets nicer as we turn the corner from winter to spring, and people start to emerge from their houses, subdivisions, farms and properties with renewed excitement. It’s the time to head out to your kids’ ball games, time to dust off your old running shoes,… Full Article

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    What Kind of Insulation Will My Steel Building Need?

    When you plan for your steel building, you’ll want to think about insulation. The first question you need to ask yourself: Do I even need it? For residential structures or garages and workshops, usually people spring for some kind of insulation. When it comes to commercial or agricultural buildings, it might not be necessary depending… Full Article

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    Pulling the Curtain Back on Pole Barns

    Remember the movie The Wizard of Oz? I think everyone’s seen it so I’m not really spoiling the ending. Near the conclusion of the movie, upon further inspection, we find out that the “great and powerful” Oz is simply man behind the curtain, not a wizard like the characters were led to believe. Don’t be… Full Article

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    Buyer Beware: Watch Out For These 3 Steel Building Red Flags

    Whether you’re looking to buy a commercial steel building or a workshop for your backyard, purchasing any kind of metal building is a big investment. Not only that, but there’s an emotional component to big financial acquisitions. As a buyer, you must look through all the sales and marketing mumbo jumbo to truly see the… Full Article

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    Don’t Put Limits on Your Building Dreams

    As an engineer and designer, in my line of work, I can honestly say I’ve seen a lot of different buildings. 50’ x 100’ buildings with skew walls, 40’ x 60’ workshops, 80’ x 120’ commercial buildings, and the list goes on and on. I’m actually pretty impressed with some of the designs that people… Full Article