What Are The Most Common Standard Sizes Of Metal Buildings?   

What Are The Most Used Standard Sizes for Metal & Steel Buildings

Metal building sizes are only limited to a person’s imagination. Metal builders can construct small buildings ideal for shop use, or large-scale projects can be completed. The most common, standard size options include sizes that are in high demand. The most common sizes are: 30 x 30 30 x 60 50 x 50 50 x … Read more

How Much Does a 30×40 Metal Building Cost?

A 30×40 metal building provides 1,200 square feet of space, making it ideal for home workshops, agricultural use and even retail stores. If you’re considering a 30×40 metal building for your project, you may be wondering how much it will cost. 30×40 Metal Building Price Range Like any other building project, it can be difficult … Read more

How Much Does a 40×60 Metal Building Cost?

how much does a 40x60 metal building cost?

A 40×60 metal building provides about 2,400 square feet of space, which makes it ideal for shops, garages and storage. For commercial purposes, this large of a building is a great option for retail stores. If you’re planning to construct a 40×60 building, you may be wondering how much your project is going to cost. … Read more

What Does the MBMA (Metal Building Manufacturers Association) Do?


The Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) is a non-profit organization founded in 1956 to promote metal building systems. Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, MBMA’s building system members are certified to standards set by the International Accreditation Service of the International Code Council. The goal of MBMA and its members is to promote and improve metal building … Read more

Why Choose Metal

why choose metal

Why Choose Metal For Your Construction Project? While researching modern construction trends and planning to build your own residential or commercial structure, you probably have noticed that metal buildings have surged in popularity worldwide over recent years. Could a metal building be the right choice for your project? In this guide, we will introduce you … Read more

Metal Building Design Options

Design Options

You can see that there are quite a few reasons to consider a metal building. They are cost-effective, eco-friendly, customizable, versatile, low maintenance, and long-lasting. But what are the different types of metal building design options available to you? Rigid Frame One of the most common types of metal buildings is a rigid frame structure. … Read more

Modular vs. Prefab vs. Engineered: Which Is Right For You?

Modular vs Prefab

While you’re shopping for a metal building, you may encounter industry terms which can confuse you. Several terms which are related and which are easy to mix up are “modular,” “prefab,” and “pre-engineered.” What do these different terms mean?   “Prefab” is “prefabricated” and built in a factory setting. It is not a single specific … Read more

What is the Building Process for a Metal Structure?

Building Process

The exact process for constructing a metal building will depend on the type of building selected, specific details concerning the site such as grade, slope, soil type, the manufacturing route you have chosen, and other factors. But here is an idea of the basic steps which you might take. First, figure out what your budget … Read more

Foundation Options

steel building foundations

Selecting the type of foundation for your metal building can make or break your project.  Before you start any building, you should make sure you are choosing the right foundation option for your specific requirements. Slab vs. Floating Slab vs. Curb vs. Pier Here are some of the choices available to you: Slab: Described quite … Read more

Finishing Options for Metal Buildings

Finishing Options

There are so many ways you can finish the interior and exterior of your metal structure once it is in place.  To be honest, you can make it look just like a traditional stick-built home if you want to blend in.  But for most consumers, they like to embrace the aesthetic of their steel building. … Read more