Buildings are part of our lives. Take a quick look around you and your community. There are offices, supermarkets, gyms, warehouses, factories and other structures which we can collectively call as buildings. We might not realize it but these structures are an essential part of living.
Perhaps, you or someone you know may already own one of those types of buildings mentioned above. And even if you still don’t have one, there is a possibility that one day you will have a plan to construct your own building, a commercial building for instance. By then, you will need to look for professionals for your inquiries about the whole process of constructing a building. From planning, design, construction materials needed until the completion of the structure, you will need to contact professionals for all of your construction needs.
It is for that very reason why we are here. We are Zentner Steel Buildings. We are your one service provider for all your building construction needs. We are just a call away if you wanted to request for a quote. We offer to you our years of professional experience in the industry of metal building construction.
If we are to recommend for your next building, we would introduce to you a metal building. We are ready to assist you and discuss further through a phone call.
What is a metal building? Why should you consider constructing your building as a metal building?
What is a Metal Building?
A metal building is a structure constructed mainly of steel. The primary and secondary frames, trusses, roof, interior and exterior cladding are all made up of steel. A metal building is a structure in which all individual prefabricated components are connected and integrated to form the whole building with consideration of building standards and requirements.
The types of buildings which are now being constructed as metal buildings, or steel buildings, includes garages, warehouses, recreational buildings like gyms, commercial buildings like stores, offices, schools and agricultural buildings.
Why do you need to consider constructing your building as a metal building?
What value and benefit can you get from a metal building?
The Benefits of Metal Buildings
A metal building has valuable advantages over traditional buildings made of wood or of concrete materials. These benefits make metal buildings a good choice for your next building. What are these benefits?
- Interior and Exterior Design
The design of your building will definitely be based on the type and purpose of the building. There are existing building designs you can choose from similar buildings already constructed. But what if you want something new and unique? Can a metal building look the way you imagine it to be? Yes, just imagine the interior and exterior design of your building. Whatever the design you want, a metal building can provide a solution to that.
- Fast Construction
Compared to other building construction methods, construction of a metal building is faster. The building components are already prefabricated based from the design and to fit each part with other building parts. They just need to be connected together which makes it faster and easier to construct. The sooner the building constructed is done, the faster the building can be used resulting in a faster return of investment for you.
Construction materials are mostly made up of steel, one of the top recycled materials in the world. There is virtually zero waste from the construction materials. Even if there is, the metal waste from production and construction can all be recycled. Also, the building components are already prefabricated to fit together so there is a minimal labor cost needed during construction.
- Easy Maintenance
The maintenance of metal buildings is easier and lesser than that of building made up of other materials. The structure will last for years since it is made of a strong material which is steel. The design of the building and the coating of the steel, like in roofs and walls, are made to resist and wash itself from dirt and dust.
When we say sustainable, we mean that something can be used without being completely used up or destroyed. Metal buildings are sustainable structures because they are made of steel which is the most recycled material in the world. There is no waste in the construction process because all of those which are not used can be recycled back.
- Flexibility – Ease of Modification, Expansion and Repair
Metal buildings are flexible depending upon building needs and purposes. When there is a need for modification, it is easier to modify components because of its flexible integration of components. If there is a need for building expansion, metal buildings also offer ease in adding new building components. Above all, repairs are also easier since the parts or components can be replaced with new ones.
- High Performance and Durable
Buildings constructed with steel are designed for long term use. The steel components are manufactured and fabricated according to high performance standards. The coating of steel components enhances its life cycle and is designed to make the building endure and withstand changing weather conditions.
- Energy Efficient
The insulation in metal building components can help regulate the heat and temperature inside the building. The design of metal buildings, especially in its roofs and ceilings, can also help circulate air and regulate temperature. The lighting can also be improved with bright finish on the metals walls which helps cut down energy operational costs. These things can help save the energy cost for building operations.
- Resistance to Fire, Molds, Termites and Mildews
Metal buildings are resistant to molds, termites and mildews. These are all problems in wooden buildings. Fire resistance are also achieved in metal buildings through the use of proper coating of steel components. These give additional value and worth to metal buildings.
- One Contractor Can Do It All
Finally, metal building construction can be done by a single contractor or company. The different processes involved in construction a building like planning, design, materials, fabrication and construction can be done by a single contractor. This helps ease the burden of the owners and this makes it easier to communicate and monitor the progress from the materials and the construction of the building.
This is why we are here. We wanted to be a value for your building needs and we offer to provide to you all of the other 9 benefits of a metal building.
We are ZENTNER STEEL BUILDINGS. Give us a call to REQUEST for a QUOTE or let’s talk more about the construction of your building. We can do all the work needed for your next building. We would be happy to hear from you.
Now, let us know of your building plans and we can get the work done.