Steel Building Benefits

Font Size
In Blog, Fire and Steel Buildings, more

Building Strong with Prefab Steel Buildings

Part 1: Safer Structures in Hurricanes, Floods, and Fires In the wake of recent billion-dollar natural disasters, people are looking to prefab steel buildings for better protection from Nature’s savage furies. We’ve seen ample evidence in 2017 that Mother Nature’s outbursts inflict unbelievable damage.  Now let’s look at what pre-engineered metal buildings can do to counter such natural disasters. Prefab Steel Buildings in Howling Winds Hurricane-force wind damage often results from structural connection failure.  Winds create a lifting force against… Read More

In Blog, General Information, more

The Many Uses for Clear Span Metal Buildings

Pre-engineered Steel Buildings Create More Usable Space Are you familiar with clear span metal buildings? Steel’s incredible strength-to-weight ratio allows extremely wide, uninterrupted interior space in rigid-steel buildings. Pre-engineered clear span steel structures eliminate the need for the clumsy, intrusive, load-bearing walls or columns necessary with other building systems. So who needs a clear span building? Anyone whose operation requires an unobstructed vision or easy maneuverability, that’s who. Here are a few examples: Agricultural Clear Span Structures Farm and Ranch… Read More

In Blog, General Information, more

Invasion of the Mold Spores

Health Risks Caused by the Fungus Among Us Mold spores are all around us, even when we do not see them. They stealthily creep into homes and businesses, spreading their destruction and creating health problems— especially for anyone already experiencing breathing problems or a compromised immune system. Two Things that Promote the Spread of Mold Mold spores need only two things to flourish— an organic material to feed on and moisture. Organic building materials like wood and sheetrock create the… Read More

In Blog, General Information, more

The Devastating Dilemma of Disaster Debris

After the Storm: Disposing of the Mountains of Rubble The amount of disaster debris heaped up by tornadoes, hurricanes, floods, and other natural calamities boggles the imagination. As south Texans muck-out the mess left by Hurricane Harvey, they can sympathize with the Floridians facing Hurricane Irma clean up. Following a catastrophic event, victims of the storm are at first shell-shocked. Little by little, reality sets in and they begin the overwhelming job of sifting through the ruins of their homes… Read More

In Blog, General Information, more

How Steel Buildings Resist Wind Damage

Building to Combat Furious Storm Winds Pre-engineered steel buildings are designed and engineered to stand up to damaging winds and other natural disasters. (As I post this blog, Hurricane Harvey is creeping toward the Texas coast, gaining strength over the warm waters of the Gulf.  As of this posting, Hurricane Harvey's winds have reached 110 MPH.) Which Way the Wind Blows Although we typically think of wind damage as resulting from hurricanes battering coastal areas, savage winds can strike anywhere.… Read More

In Blog, Commercial Buildings, more

50 Reasons to Love Pre-engineered Metal Buildings

Why Steel Claims 73% of Commercial/Industrial Construction Pre-engineered metal buildings have long ruled agricultural and aviation construction markets. Today steel buildings reign supreme in low-rise commercial and industrial construction, too. In fact, steel frames 65% of commercial low-rise projects and 95% of industrial new construction. How has steel so thoroughly routed competing building systems? I’ll give you 50 reasons for the astounding dominance of pre-engineered metal buildings… Pocketbook-Friendly Metal Buildings 1. Pre-engineered steel buildings are the most cost-effective building system… Read More

In Blog, General Information, more

Predictable Pre-engineered Steel Buildings

Depend on Metal Buildings for Consistent Quality No other building system delivers the consistent quality of rigid pre-engineered steel buildings. Unlike other building materials, steel’s strength is utterly predictable and verifiable. No wonder steel so thoroughly dominates today’s commercial and industrial new construction markets. How Reliable are Wood and Concrete Structures? LUMBER: Not only do the characteristics of every tree species vary, every single tree differs from all others. Climate, weather patterns, soil conditions, and insect infestations all dictate the… Read More

In Blog, Building Green with Steel, more

The Dollars and Sense of Green Buildings

How Eco-Friendly Structures Outperform Other Real Estate Investments Numerous studies find that green buildings financially outperform ordinary structures. That’s good news for the investor, the tenant, and the planet. How the Investor Benefits from Green Buildings Successful commercial and industrial rentals depend on five things. Green buildings improve the potential outcome on every level: Fast occupancy: Empty space gathers no profits. New commercial or industrial buildings need to lease quickly to begin generating revenue. The benefits of green buildings attract… Read More

In Blog, General Information, more

Metal Buildings Promote Better Air Quality

The Inside Story on Indoor Air Quality Building a safe, healthy structure means limiting indoor air pollutants. Constructing metal buildings helps generate the freshest inside air possible. Why Is Indoor Air Quality So Important? Most Americans now spend 90% of each day indoors. The very young, the very old, and those with respiratory ailments— who are most susceptible the effects of indoor pollution— probably stay indoors even more. The facts are frightening: Inside air may be two to five times more… Read More

In Blog, General Information, more

The RHINO Difference in Metal Buildings

How RHINO Steel Buildings Stand Out from the Common Herd All metal buildings are not alike. RHINO Steel Building Systems offers an exceptional product and outstanding customer service. We call our built-in benefits “The RHINO Difference.” RHINO-Tough Metal Buildings Every steel building is an investment. Every customer wants not only the most bang-for-the-buck, but also a durable building that stands the test of time. RHINO’s first-class steel buildings are not only competitively priced, they also include top-of-the-line features at no… Read More

Newsletter Sign Up

Newsletter









Talk To An Expert 888.320.7466