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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New Construction

Are You Building in 2020? Read This First.

These are trying times in the world of commercial real estate. Skilled labor in the construction industry is still seeing a substantial decline since the 2008 recession. The rise of eCommerce has lessened the appeal of the physical retail space. But the demand isn’t gone altogether. Instead, tenants and consumers alike are looking to commercial…

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fire safety

The Facts About Fire Safety in Metal Buildings

Metal buildings have long been a popular choice in the eyes of insurance agencies because of their durability. Man-made steel is strong enough to withstand hurricane-force winds and even earthquakes. The combination of a metal frame and gypsum board interior panels creates the perfect recipe for a building with low-fire risk. It’s an insurance agent’s…

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metal building contractors

How To Find Metal Building Contractors

  If you’ve read our article on the true cost of building a prefabricated metal structure, you already know how competitive the cost per square foot can be. But one of the most important factors in keeping your costs low is choosing the right metal building contractors. Where do you start searching, and how do…

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Industrial Building

Industrial Building Properties with Cost Effective Steel

We’re seeing a resurgence of companies bringing manufacturing and distribution home to the states. To compete with the low cost of outsourcing, you’ll need a cost-effective industrial building material that can be easily customized to house specialized equipment, accommodate trucks, and store an expansive inventory. When taking the leap toward investing in industrial architecture, consider…

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