27 May 7 COMMERCIAL STEEL BUILDING APPLICATIONS
The utilization of prefab steel buildings for commercial purposes has grown exponentially over the past two decades, and for good reason. Steel alone outweighs the competition with so many benefits over all other traditional construction applications and materials. It is extremely durable, resistant to rust, and can withstand harsh climate exposure, distinct options to withstand saltwater areas, natural disasters, and inclement weather, too. That isn’t even taking into account how cost-effective prefab commercial buildings are when it comes to construction and labor costs, future maintenance, and slower rates of external damage over time.
Commercial usage of steel buildings has extended from storage and warehouses to retail and even to recreational facilities. Going with such an option offers extensive open space for minimal hindrance when it comes to obstruction or blockage. Thus, large machinery can easily be operated and stored indoors, without the worry of damaging the structure i.e., greater implementation of airplane hangars and large vehicle storage in more recent times. Ample methods of customization for both exterior and interior design also make prefab steel buildings more aesthetically favorable than others. Therefore, buildings such as shopping centers, auto shops, restaurants, churches, skating rinks, and even gyms have steadily increased in popularity.
If you need professional help with deciphering the requirements and design of your project, contact a Universal Steel of America building consultant today!