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Metal Structures Used to Shelter the Homeless

Metal Structures Used to Shelter the Homeless

Metal shelters are found everywhere throughout the states and for good reason. The versatility and adaptability are unparalleled, and the ability to erect a metal structure quickly is arguably one of their most unique and beneficial attributes. In the event of a natural disaster, it’s commonly been the norm to shelter the habitants of the […]
metal garage

Keep Criminals Away With a Metal Garage

Thinking about buying a metal garage? Now may be the best time. With the warm weather here to stay, you’re soon to see many more people enjoying their time outside. From going to the beach to traveling for vacation, the summer months are a bust but enjoyable time for most. However, there is also one […]
garage fire safety

Garage Fires: Choosing the Right Extinguisher

Picture the perfect Saturday; spending time in your garage, tinkering with your favorite car, and drinking a cold beer. Suddenly, a fire breaks out near a cabinet filled with chemicals and paint cans. You need to act fast, but all you have is half a can of brew and the shirt on your back. It’s […]
commercial 40x60 metal buildings

40×60 Metal Buildings Provide Great Versatility

If you’re going to be making an investment in a large commercial building, you should be sure that your hard-earned money is going towards the best structure available. Luckily, here at Elephant we have a wide array of durable and affordable 40×60 metal buildings that are the ideal solution for your home or business needs. Commercial Metal Buildings from Elephant […]
agriculture

Agriculture in America: A Look into the Future

Agriculture and farming, for the average American, seems more of an archaic past-time than a means of making a living. Looking back 200 years, the majority of Americans engaged in some sort of agricultural work. Some citizens practiced subsistence farming, growing enough to feed their families. Others used it as a business, growing surplus crops […]
metal garage

Metal Garage: Tips for Controlling Summer Pests

By choosing to build with metal over wood, your shelter will be inherently safe from dangers like wood rot, warping and waterlogging, and termites. These factors can compromise the strength of your wooden building and can even be harmful to your health after prolonged exposure. A metal garage is far cleaner and much more durable than a traditional […]
metal building summer

Buy Your Metal Building Before Summer Arrives!

If you’re familiar with our blog, then you’re aware of all the great benefits that a metal building has over a similar wooden structure. Aside from being more affordable and easier to build, they are also maintenance-free and durable enough to stand up to severe weather and decades of abuse. Anytime is a good time […]
metal barns and agriculture

Barns, Agriculture, and a Very Warm Spring

With such an uncertain year ahead in agriculture and farming, why not make a safe investment with one of our custom metal barns? The start of the 2017 year has been marked by some of the warmest temperatures in history. The month of February saw countless records broken all across the country. Chicago and Minneapolis […]

New Glass Paint Can Greatly Benefit Metal Buildings

It has been fairly well known that painting your metal buildings with lighter colors may help to conduct temperature in summer and winter. In turn, this allow allows for energy cost reduction by limiting the amount of climate control needed. Also, the American Chemical Society has been conducting experiments in order to produce a “glass […]
A metal shelter from Elephant is perfect for any landscaping business.

Landscaping Made Easier With a Metal Shelter

If we’ve said it once, we’ve said in a hundred times – a metal shelter from Elephant is the perfect building for your small business. From carpentry and auto shops to art studios and sports facilities, our versatile metal buildings can do it all. Some groups may choose a metal shelter for its affordability. However, other businesses […]