should I hire an architect

Should I Hire an Architect For My Prefab Metal Building Project?

Prefabricated metal building kits use offsite design to create a more streamlined construction process using the industry’s most durable, long-lasting materials. As a result, some prefab steel buildings can be put together without so much as the help of a contractor. As projects get bigger and more heavily customized, you may need to consider bringing…

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franchises

Why Are So Many Franchises Built With Steel

If you thought fast food was just a fad in the nineties, you might be sitting here in the year 2020 kicking yourself for not buying stock in McDonald’s. Rather than going out of style, fast food restaurants have simply evolved. Today, you can find fast food from every corner of the world. You can…

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construction

Planning to Build in 2020? Here’s Your Prefab Construction Timeline.

How long does it take to have a prefabricated metal building designed and delivered? What should I be taking care of while I’m waiting for delivery? Can I complete the construction myself? How do I find a contractor I can trust? If you’re planning to build in 2020, take a deep breath. These questions may…

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steel building

Framing Out the Interior of Your Steel Building

We’ve driven the point home time and time again – you’ve more than likely been in a building without realizing that it was prefabricated metal. Your preconceived notions about prefabricated steel building kits probably have you picturing corrugated metal boxes with little to no customizations. But with today’s technology, it’s easy to erect durable, cost-effective…

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insulated metal panels

How To Prevent Heat Transfer in a Metal Building

Not every prefabricated metal building kit will need to come equipped with insulated metal panels. But if you live in an area with dramatic seasons or need to keep your building temperature controlled for livestock, agriculture, or simply your comfort, you’ll need it to be insulated. Ideally, the right insulation will save you money in…

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Light Gauge Steel Framing

Light Gauge Steel Framing Market Predicted

  The light gauge steel framing market is projected to exceed $43 billion by the year 2025. Why the sudden surge in this particular building material, you ask? You can thank the growing market demand for affordable, eco-friendly building techniques. To truly understand what makes light gauge steel such an appealing building material, let’s break…

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