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December 19, 2013

Benefits of a Metal Pole Barn

 In the past, people would purchase wooden pole barns when they needed extra storage because of the low cost. Today many people are choosing metal over wood.

December 12, 2013

Benefits of a Wood Pole Barn

 Are you in need of some extra storage space? If you are looking for an inexpensive solution, wooden pole barns are a great option.

September 3, 2013

Revisiting Post Frame Construction

In this era of eco-friendliness and economic thriftiness, it is no wonder that post-frame building and its primary
material—wood—are back in favor in construction, including in the light-commercial market.

June 5, 2013

10 Tips to Hiring the Right Contractor for Your Pole Barn

Hiring a contractor to build your pole barn package can be more stressful than designing the package itself.  By taking ten simple steps, you can be assured that you have the right contractor to make you pole barn package a reality. 

May 6, 2013

Step-by-Step Guide to Building Your Own Pole Barn

There are many options for pole barn packages on the market today, but you may be asking yourself the question, "Can I really build this myself?"  The answer to this question is a resounding, "YES!"  With our easy to read directions and blueprints, your new pole barn can soon become a reality and a great moment of pride knowing you did it yourself. 

May 1, 2013

VIDEO - How to Construct a Pole Barn

Watch this informative video on the construction of a pole barn.  Please note, some of the products shown in the video are different than the products we provide.  Pole barns are simple to erect and this video is a great example.

April 24, 2013


Check out our Spring Special! - (1) FREE - Cutler Hammer Type BR 100 amp Main Breaker Box for all of your electrical needs in your new pole barn package

April 18, 2013

Natural Ventilation for Horse Barns

An informative article on natural ventilation methods for today's horse barns.  Read some current recommendations to keep horses and customers happy.

April 16, 2013

Galvanized vs Galvalume - What's the Best Metal for Siding & Roofing?

In all of the decisions made when selecting options for your pole barn kit, one can easily overlook the most important choice.  Choosing the type of metal for your siding and roofing should be the first thing to consider when building a pole building or garage.

April 1, 2013

How a Cupola Can Give You Peace of Mind & Save You Money in Your Barn Investment

 One of the most damaging elements to a pole barn or garage is warm, humid, stagnant air.  This moist air contributes to the growth of mold and mildew.  Cupolas aid the ventilation inside your pole barn structure.

March 18, 2013

Is Building with Wood Harmful to Our Environment - Take A Quiz & Find Out?

Is building with wood products versus steel harmful to our environment?  Take a short quiz and get the facts!

March 13, 2013

How to Obtain a Building Permit & Why it is Needed?

Building permits function in a number of beneficial ways. A building permit for a new storage unit will ensure that all local building ordinances are kept to the standard deemed necessary to local residents & governing officials. These standards involve not only safety issues, but aesthetics as well.

March 4, 2013

Snow Load - What is it exactly?

 Correctly determining the snow load is an important factor in the stability and longevity of your pole barn.

February 26, 2013

The Pros & Cons of a Pole Barn

 What are the advantages of building a Pole Barn versus other construction methods?

February 15, 2013

Great Garages

 Post Framing is an excellent choice when building a long-lasting garage structure.

February 7, 2013

Post Protectors - The Answer to Post Rot

 The benefits of using Post Protectors on your Post Frame Building

February 7, 2013

Laminated Posts - What Sets Them Apart From A Standard Post?

Laminated posts provide a straighter and stronger structure in your pole barn package.

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