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metal storage building

If your current storage choice - be it a carport, garage, or other storage building - is no longer serving its purpose, you may need to look into other storage options. One question many property owners ask is, “Which would benefit me most, renting a storage unit or installing custom metal building to store my things?” Of course, the answer to that question would partially depend on your budget, what you’re storing, and how long…

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May
19
Metal Carports

Are you looking for the best structure to shelter your vehicles? Metal carports are the perfect solution to protect cars, trucks, or anything else! Unlike carports of the past, modern technology allows manufacturers to produce high-quality, hassle-free materials with a wide variety of options that offer protection from the elements.   What to Consider When Purchasing a Metal Carport With such a variety of metal carports for sale, how do you decide which…

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Apr
24

Will a Metal Carport Help or Hurt The Value of My Home?

By Carport Central   |   Posted In: Carports
Metal Carport Structure

When deciding whether to add a carport, many property owners worry about the impact on the value of their home and property. It is true that poorly-constructed carports, or those in disrepair, can be an eye sore. On the other hand, well-constructed custom metal carports can be a great selling feature and can even save you money on home insurance, given their added level of protection.   6 Tips to Getting the Most…

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Apr
22
Building permits for carports

So, you’ve chosen the perfect metal carport, barn, workshop, or other metal building for your property. Now what? Whether you have purchased a metal carport kit or are having a custom building installed by a professional team, it is important to do a bit of research beforehand so that you don’t run into zoning headaches with your new structure. Steps to Take Before Installing Your Metal Building Check with your local government office…

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Apr
09

8 Practical, Creative Uses for Metal Garages

By Carport Central   |   Posted In: Garages
Metal Garage

Many people see their garages as nothing more than a shelter for vehicles, or, in many cases, or an “overflow” storage space to stash extra stuff. But with metal garage buildings gaining popularity, a wide variety of customization options are now available. With a high-quality steel garage, you are no longer limited to the confines of a traditional wooden garage. You can choose the size, shape, color, and more to create the perfect maintenance-free structure…

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Mar
31
horse barn

Choosing a metal barn for your property is an exciting decision, and there are many factors to consider. What is the primary purpose of your barn? How long do you expect to use it? How much time do you have to devote to maintenance? What is your budget? Would you prefer a wooden barn or a metal barn? These are all great questions to ask yourself before making a deciding. Advantages of Metal…

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Mar
24
RV Cover

Recreational vehicles are an ideal vacationing option for many families. They give you the freedom to vacation almost anywhere you please while cutting down on costly hotel and dining bills. To protect your investment and keep maintenance costs down, it is important to protect your RV from the elements with a high-quality metal RV carport cover. So how do you choose the one that works best for your needs and budget? Here are…

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steel building structure

So, you’ve chosen a quality metal carport and picked out the perfect spot for it. What now? Whether you have purchased a metal carport kit or are planning on having it professionally installed, it’s important to level your site before the first pole is placed. Why Leveling Your Site is Important If your site is more than four inches or so out of level, you could be asking for trouble. Your carport could…

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Mar
03

9 Surprising and Creative uses for Metal Carports

By Carport Central   |   Posted In: Carports
Carports Pavilions

Steel carports are a smart, economical way to protect your vehicles from the elements and provide additional storage for outdoor items... but with so many possibilities, why stop there? Here is a list of surprising, creative uses for metal carports:   Entertaining outdoors—With the shelter of a metal carport, you can entertain friends and family with confidence, no matter what Mother Nature throws at you. With the variety of metal carport designs available,…

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Jan
06
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While ordering your custom metal carport or steel building is exciting, you also need to consider how you can prepare your space for installation. Following these steps ensures the installation team can properly set up your new custom metal carport or metal building. In addition to site preparation, another important step is checking with your local authorities to see if you need any special building permits. If a permit is needed, there are some jurisdictions…

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