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February 2016

Ordering Your Steel Building in Spring How & Why

Lower costs and optimal construction scheduling makes Spring an ideal time to begin your steel building project. Learn why Spring is an opportune time to buy.

January 2016

Do You Need a Garage or Workshop?

Personal garages & workshops are great places to reset, recharge, and pursue hobbies. Learn how you can transform your shop layout into the ideal workshop or garage space.

6 Reasons Steel Buildings Are Safer

The collapse of the Dallas Cowboys training facility should teach us a valuable lesson: build with steel. We’re outlining 6 reasons why steel is the safest choice for your venue.

4 Ways to Cut Energy Costs with Eco Friendly Steel Building Materials

Looking for a practical & eco-friendly building material? Learn how you can cut energy costs and improve the longevity of your structure with steel.

October 2015

7 Reasons Steel is the Modern Choice

From lower costs to enhanced durability and versatility, learn about the benefits of steel buildings and how you can take your project to the next level.

June 2015

Using Design Build for Steel Buildings is Increasing

With General Steel's unique design build process leading the way, more and more business owners and organizations are using design build for steel buildings

Should You Start a Mini Storage Business?

The mini-storage industry is an abundant opportunity, according to industry statistics, the top 10 self-storage companies only control 11% of the market.

Steel Youth Sports Buildings

Youth sports is now a $7 billion industry and investors are looking to take advantage of this growing market segment with custom designed steel buildings.

November 2014

Why Steel Gym Buildings are a School’s Best Option

The term gymnasium may feel like something out of the past, but in schools across the nation, more are popping up, being redeveloped, or built from scratch. As America focuses more on a healthy first […]

October 2014

Why Prefabricated Steel Church Buildings Are Popular

Pre-fabricated steel church buildings are becoming a great way to integrate houses of worship into communities across the nation. Steel church buildings are popping up in communities for many reasons, […]


How to Price Your Building