Versatility of a Custom Metal Building: 3 Reasons Steel buildings Are the Best Choice for Your Needs

By Jay Lara   |   Posted In: Customized Buildings

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Many property owners deal with the question, “Which is better: a traditional wooden structure or a modern metal building?” Well, that depends on the purpose of the structure and the desired customizations.

An increasingly large number of home and business owners are choosing to have steel carports, garages, barns, workshops, and other metal structures installed on their properties. Here are three reasons why they are the best choice:


Unlike wood carports and garages, metal carports and other metal buildings can easily be customized to your specifications. This gives you, the buyer, the freedom to help design every feature of your metal garage, carport, or other structure, from anchors and dimensions to roof style and color! To get an idea of all the options available, check out the metal building buying guides.


Any way you look at it, steel buildings are more affordable than traditional buildings. You can find a huge selection of high-quality metal carports and garages to fit your needs and  your budget, complete with installation! If you are a DIY person, you can also enjoy additional savings by purchasing one of the many metal garage or carport kits available for your own assembly.

The savings doesn’t stop there; over time, steel garages and carports not only stand up better to elements, but they are virtually maintenance free!

Future Upgrades and Modificationscustom metal building

Whether you have outgrown your current custom metal building and wish to add on, or if you’re simply looking to convert your metal carport into a garage, it can be done quickly and much more inexpensively than modifying a traditional wooden structure. If you choose to purchase a custom metal building with Carport Central, we will be more than happy to help with any future upgrades or modifications!

With exceptional pricing and flexible options, why not get in touch with us now to start planning your new custom steel building? Our friendly building specialists can walk you through every step of the process, just give us a call today at (980) 321-9898 or contact us online to get started!


  • Jay Lara

    Jay Lara is COO of Carport Central, and brings nearly 20 years of metal building industry experience. He’s worked in every aspect of the business, ranging from engineering to design to fabrication to installation to sales, and he’s passionate about bridging the gap between B2B and B2C for the metal buildings market.

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