Metal Barns

Sizes We Recommend


Whether you are looking to upgrade your family horse ranch or your family’s rural home, metal barns from General Steel are cost-effective and highly customizable options. Work with our sales and design teams, who can help you get exactly the metal barn you need. Steel barn buildings can be tailored with all of the appointments and design features you need, including tall rolling overhead doors, a hay loft, windows, and a variety of insulation options.

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Warranties and Service

Brand General Steel
Available Products I-Beam Framing: 26 Gauge Sheeting, C-Channel Framing: 26 Gauge Sheeting
Add Colors Roof, Walls and Trim
I-Beam Structural Warranty 50 Years
Paint Warranty 40 Years
Galvalume Roof Warranty 25 Years
Standing Seam Roof Warranty 20 Years
Project Coordinator Included at No Additional Cost

Designed for Durability

Work with our experts to ensure you get exactly the steel barn kit you need. Our team never takes shortcuts in the sales and design process. We find out exactly how you intend to use your new barn, and we also invest the time and research for your specific location, knowing the snow load, wind load, and insulation requirements to make your building durable, safe, and comfortable for you.

A variety of doors can also be added in various styles and sizes to add to ease of access and to enhance the versatility of your steel barn kit. Unique features and layouts are available and fit into the strictest of budgets. Steel buildings from General Steel are designed to easily accommodate custom features without the expense of conventional construction. General Steel can do it for a fraction of more traditional building costs.

Strength and Durability

Our steel barns can be designed for later expansion or to work with the existing structures you already have on your property. As your need for space grows your steel building from General Steel can grow right along with it. With a steel building from General Steel, your valuable and well-loved livestock as well as ranch machinery are not simply stored, they’re protected.

General Steel buildings are produced using only high-quality steel that adheres to the industry’s most stringent technical specifications for strength and durability. General Steel’s metal barn buildings resist the elements and protect your property investments. A steel building from General Steel goes up fast and is virtually maintenance-free, relieving concerns of costly repairs and maintenance. We encourage you to call our sales team and to discuss the other advantages of a steel barn from General Steel.

Steel Buildings vs Pole Barns

Steel Building Pros

  • Column free design up to 300' wide
  • Non combustible materials ensure livestock and property safety
  • Easy bolt together construction, saves time and money

Pole Barn Pros

  • Building materials influenced less by commodity price swings
  • HOA more comfortable with the appearance of a wooden building
  • Easiest building system to insulate

Steel Building Cons

  • Unique roof elevations can be cost prohibitive
  • All steel building system less popular in some regions
  • Concrete foundation or piers is needed in all cases
When it comes to steel buildings, where are the cost savings found?

Buying when steel prices are low and construction timelines can save you up to 50% compared to traditional construction.

What types of insulation are commonly used in metal buildings?

Batt insulation is the most economical and common followed by insulated panels. Spray foam is not recommended.

How do I make my steel building look less like a "steel building"?

Insulated panels can come with stucco pre-applied or you can add GenStone faux stone directly to the metal siding.

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