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School Gymnasiums Built with Steel- Part 1

The Challenges of Gym Design and Construction Kids today spend far more time staring at flickering screens than working up a sweat in school gymnasiums. That needs to change. America’s youth is following in the dragging footsteps of adult couch potatoes. Technological gizmos and gadgets capture kids’ time and attention. Many of today’s children and adolescents have little time or interest in sports or fitness. The majority of schools no longer require physical education classes for all ages. Obesity rates… Read More

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17 Reasons to Choose Steel Warehouses

Why Steel Dominates Distribution Center and Warehouse Building Industrial builders overwhelming choose to build steel warehouses and distribution centers. Steel frames 95% of all new low-rise industrial construction. Steel’s market share of the mega warehouse and distribution center market soars even higher. Covering 500,000 square feet or more, these sprawling building behemoths are impractical with any other structural material. What makes steel the building material of choice for industry?  Here are 17 reasons steel leads the industrial building market: Strong… Read More

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The Rise of the Mega Warehouses

What’s Driving the Growth of Gigantic Distribution Centers Washington state not only boasts the world’s largest steel building, it is also home to the king of the mega warehouses— the Target Import Distribution Center. The 2,000,000 square foot Target Import Distribution Center opened in April 2003 in Lacey, Washington. With a total volume of 262.4 million cubic feet, the Target structure is the second largest building in the world. Only the monstrous Boeing Aircraft Plant in Everett, Washington, tops it.… Read More

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Creating Income with Industrial Metal Buildings

Build and Rent Space for Warehousing or Manufacturing Plants We are approaching phase 3 in construction of a business park of industrial metal buildings in Denton, Texas. You too can create a steady income stream with steel industrial buildings. How to Start Investing in Industrial Real Estate There are many things to consider before launching into the industrial real estate market. Most importantly: do your homework! There is no substitution for research. Before you begin, consider the following questions: SINGLE… Read More

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Steel Industrial Buildings: a Solid Investment

Building and Leasing Industrial Metal Buildings for Profit Perceptive investors often choose to include steel industrial buildings as part of their real estate holdings. There are two main reasons: 1) industrial buildings produce significant revenue; and 2) steel industrial buildings promise the most bang for the buck. Why Choose Industrial Buildings as Income Producing Properties? Investors find the industrial market offers many advantages over commercial or residential real estate options. An industrial property: Provides a steady, predictable income stream Typically… Read More

In Industrial Buildings, Types of Steel Buildings

Why Steel is the Best Deal for Oil and Gas Buildings

Today’s Energy-Efficient Metal Buildings for the Energy Industry Oil and gas buildings need to be efficient, economical, and expandable. No other construction method meets the energy industry’s criteria as well as pre-engineered steel buildings. The Efficiency of Pre-engineered Steel Buildings The energy industry moves fast. Getting operations up and running quickly is essential. Delays waste money. Technological advances in steel production, engineering software, and framing fabrication, make today’s steel buildings the most efficient construction system ever devised. Every steel structure… Read More

In First Time Building Buyers, Residential Steel Buildings, more

Steel Homes: Think Outside the Box- Part 6

Using Pre-engineered Metal Building Systems to Build Metal Homes Did you know many people choose pre-engineered steel building systems to build their own steel homes? Who wouldn’t want all the benefits of steel buildings for their home? Pre-engineered steel buildings dominate the agricultural, commercial, and industrial low-rise construction markets. Why? Steel buildings offer wonderful advantages over other building methods. Pre-engineered metal buildings provide: STRENGTH: No other building material matches the strength of steel. DURABILITY: No other building method outlasts steel.… Read More

In Industrial Buildings, Types of Steel Buildings

The Many Uses for Industrial Metal Buildings

Why Steel Buildings Dominate the Industrial Building Market In earlier blogs, we enumerated fourteen reasons for choosing industrial metal buildings. Our last blog discussed the green building benefits of steel industrial buildings. However, there is another advantage for choosing steel framing for industrial structures. Versatility allows pre-engineered steel buildings to adapt to every industrial building need. That’s the major reason steel frames 95% of all new industrial construction today. The Perfect Building System for Every Use Industrial businesses include anything… Read More

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7 More Reasons to Choose Steel Industrial Buildings

The Surprising Flexibility of Pre-engineered Metal Buildings In our last blog, we covered seven ways steel industrial buildings provide unlimited possibilities at an economical price. However, these are just a few of the many reasons metal buildings hold a 95% market share in industrial construction. Here are seven more benefits provided by pre-engineered metal industrial buildings: The Versatility of Pre-engineered Steel Industrial Buildings #1. FRAMED OPENINGS: The strength of steel allows for larger openings than other building methods. Maneuverability of… Read More

In Industrial Buildings, Types of Steel Buildings

7 Reasons to Choose Steel Industrial Buildings

Industrial-Strength Buildings for the Industrial Market Steel industrial buildings reign in today’s market. Steel-framed buildings account for an astounding 95% of all new industrial construction. Why is steel the building material of choice in almost all industrial construction? That’s easy to answer: it’s the bottom line. Metal industrial buildings cost less to buy, construct, and operate than other building systems. The Unlimited Possibilities of Pre-engineered Metal Buildings for Industry #1. Although industrial operations might be small or large in scope,… Read More

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