Metal Buildings

Steel building garage tiny home from the exterior.

Economical Tiny Home Designed From a Pre-engineered Metal Building

Tiny Homes Tiny homes are a movement that lasted a lot longer than most of us expected. It seems the crash of the housing market combined with the desire to live more simply has given people an opportunity to question what they really need. Tiny homes have gone through a myriad of changes and improvements, […]
Selecting concrete garage floor paint colors.

The Best Paints For Concrete Garage Floors

Garage Floor Covering When deciding what type of flooring to use in your new garage, there are several garage flooring ideas. Some people prefer vinyl, others may prefer carpet, but the most reasonable choice is usually concrete. Concrete garage flooring is easy to clean when there’s a spill, and you won’t have to worry about […]
Ridgeline style barn with two fully enclosed lean to's.

Top Ten Reasons to Build a Metal Building

Top Ten Reasons to Build a Metal Building When deciding what material to build your next building/project with there are quite a bit of factors that come into play. However, when making that decision, metal buildings seem to have the most upside potential. Listed below are our top ten reasons why your next building should […]
Beach goers on a crystal clear beach run back and forth

The Summer Sun

On The Horizon The Warm Red Rises When the frost begins to melt at the arrival of Spring, the anticipation of Summer sets in. It seems that for most of us that spring is a placeholder for Summer. Fall and Autumn both have their great themes written and sang about all through history, as well […]

Protect yourself with a garage from Elephant Structures!

Your looney neighbor thinks you work for the CIA, now what? It’s 3 a.m. and the sensor light in your driveway activates. You drag yourself from blissful sleep to check the window. As you push the curtain back, you immediately lock eyes with your neighbor in a tin foil hat and sunglasses. It takes a […]
Is your building site level?

Level Building Site

Do you have a level building site or does it need to be leveled? You are going through your check list to make sure you have everything lined up to get your new metal structure. You have your order placed, your building permit pulled, and payment ready to go. Now what? In order for our installers […]
Two roll up garage doors on the front end of a metal building and one walk in door.

Building Permits and Certifications

What are Building Permits and Certifications? Why are they Important? Some cities and states require you to have a building permit before you can build an additional structure on your land to ensure that it meets certain codes and regulations. To find out if your state or town requires a permit visit your local Permitting Office. […]

Which Gauge is Better?

What is a metal gauge and what is the difference? A gauge is a measurement of the thickness, size, or capacity of something. In regards to a metal building when gauge is mentioned it is talking about the structural tubing. A metal building is made almost entirely of tubing. The only part of the building […]

Winter Weather Protection

“Get the milk, get the bread, get the toilet paper, it’s gonna snow!” Now that fall is coming to an end and winter weather is quickly approaching has this saying come across your mind? In the winter months it is not only crucial to protect and prepare your pantry and family but also your farm […]

Metal Carport Boat Storage

Metal Carports for Boat Storage It is time to trade in the swim suit for a ski coat! While you are preparing to protect yourself from the harsh winter weather it is also good to prepare your boat for the same conditions. If you love a lazy day on the lake relaxing or fishing you know […]