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Factors That Affect the Cost of Steel and Metal Barns

How much a steel barn is going to cost is reliant on several factors. From the building code requirements to your design and needs, there are many things that affect the overall price of your building. Browse this list to see what could be impacting the price of your steel barn. Design: The dimensions (width, length, and height) will affect the cost of your building. The complexity also plays a factor. When looking to price…

Things to Consider Before Buying a Steel Quonset Hut

When looking to purchase a steel building or Quonset hut, you may have several questions. We’ve put together a guide to help you answer these questions and ensure you are confident before you buy. Quonset hut FAQ’s What is a Quonset hut? A Quonset hut is a semicircular structure made from steel. They were originally created in the U.S to fill the need of an easily transportable, multi-purpose structure. What is a Quonset hut used…

Beyond Basic Uses for Carports

With different sizes and style choices, a custom steel structure designed and manufactured by Future Buildings can easily be transformed for many versatile uses. Get your imagination going and learn about some of the different ways you can use a metal carport kit or steel shelter system, beyond a basic carport for your everyday vehicle! Protect Seasonal, Recreational or even Commercial Vehicles We know there’s no such thing as “one size fits all” when it…

Boost Your Property Value with a Steel Building

Future Buildings steel building kits offer you not only options to choose a size, style and design elements that perfectly suit a variety of steel building uses, a custom-made steel building kit also benefits residential property owners by boosting the value of their existing property. Here are some of the many ways adding a steel building can be a priceless addition to your property: Gain Usable Square Footage Installing a new steel building can allow…

Metal Building Homes and House Kits

If you’re looking to design a home that is beautiful and comfortable, be sure to add steel into your list of potential materials to build with. Steel offers several benefits in terms of building abilities and durability. Read on to learn more about the advantages of metal housing. Using Metal Buildings for Your Home Metal Structures are Durable: Steel is a long-lasting and durable material. It is able to withstand various weather conditions including strong winds,…

Container Cover Roofing Systems

If you find yourself in need of additional space to expand your business or store equipment, consider utilizing a container cover. This roofing system will make use of the already available unused shipping containers on your property and turn them into a fully functional space. Unique Roofing System When there are multiple unused containers on your property, turn them into a new structure with the help of a container cover. These roofing systems are designed to…

Customer Spotlight: Dan’s Steel Horse Barn

From carports to garages, workshops to cottages – Future Buildings can serve a huge range of steel building needs for our residential customers. Your high-quality steel building kit can be designed and fabricated to suit your project’s use and customizations including: Size: There is no one-size-fits-all solution when it comes to a steel building kit. We can custom manufacture any size of steel building you need to suit your project, large or small. Style: No…

Checklist for Buying a Steel Building

Adding a steel building to your residential property is a big decision – with the right choices a steel building can be a great option for a versatile garage, workshop space, secure storage or other multi-purpose area. If you’re considering purchasing a steel building, keep these key points in mind to make for a smooth experience and easy decisions:   Size and Style Choices Whatever use you have in mind for your steel building, you’ll…

The Benefits of Owning a Carport for Your RV

When you have an RV, you want to keep it safe. One of the best ways to do this is to purchase a carport. Carports can provide several benefits when it comes to keeping your vehicles safe and can protect your assets for years to come. What Is an RV Carport? A carport is an open-ended structure made of steel or vinyl that you park your vehicles underneath. A steel carport consists of both a…

Container Covers: A New Kind of Storage Solution

If you have extra shipping containers that you aren’t using, consider creating a new structure with the help of a container cover. With container covers, you have the ability to transform shipping containers into a variety of structures that better suit your space and your needs. A shipping container cover is quick and easy to assemble, making it simple to create different useful spaces with items you already have and maximizing wasted space. Container covers…