Benefits of Metal Garages

Typically, people associate metal garage with two things: car and clutter. While that may certainly be the case—if putting cars in garages is your sort of thing—it doesn’t have to limit you. Whether you’re storing the extras of your household, doing your laundry, housing the family car, substituting it as a barn, practicing for America’s Got Talent, or providing the family handyman his own roomy workshop, you want everything within to stay dry, warm, and safe.

Whatever dragons you have lurking in the garage, your money would be best spent investing in a metal structure for a number of reasons. Steel doesn’t rot, doesn’t burn, doesn’t show the typical signs of wear and tear over time, and cannot be eaten away by termites, rodents, or mold. Steel can also be insulated extremely well, keeping the heat inside in the winter and outside in the summer.

If your country is prone to bad weather, steel can actually be a lifesaver (or a home-saver, at any rate) since it’s conditioned to be durable and sturdy enough to endure even severe storms, earthquakes, and cyclones—up to 150 mph winds. Homes constructed of steel stand an increased chance of, well, steeling themselves against such conditions.

Low maintenance, faster and easier to DIY, and with a wide variety of custom designs on the market to guarantee the superior building you deserve, steel buildings can deliver on your individual needs.  And they can be attractive, too; with a savvy custom designing company, you can have your metal garage refined with paints and finishes to blend in with your home or any adjacent structure.

Finally, you’ll find that DIY is easier than you think! A simple and sturdy design will enable anyone with only minimal constructing experience to align the pieces of the puzzle; you can order everything pre-drilled, pre-punched, and pre-painted, so all you have to do is bolt the components together.

About Kiah

I received my Geography and GIS (Geographic Information Science) degrees from Appalachian State University in the Mountains of North Carolina (Go Mountaineers!!) I own and run my own GIS Mapping and Consulting company called MAPS of Carolina LLC (Mapping and Planning Services of Carolina) I also work as the head of marketing and advertising as well as SEO and social media for an online E-Commerce company based out of Harnett County, North Carolina. The company, DIYGarageShelf.com, makes really great DIY garage storage shelving kits that are affordable and easy to install. Our kits can provide a home owner with tons of storage that they never knew that they had. I enjoy being outdoors and love to go hiking, fishing and camping. I am a travel nut and have been to Central and South America as well as all over the United States (excluding New England, parts of the midwest, and Alaska and Hawaii) I have a 7 year old female black Lab who is smarter than some humans I know. I love animals and love living in and having been raised in a rural area such as Harnett County, North Carolina. People definitely move at a slower pace around here and it is really a beautiful part of the country! Nothing like spending a day on the Cape Fear canoeing and fishing with a good buddy!
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