12x12 Tube Frame Carport

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12×12 Tube Carport

A 12×12 metal carport is the perfect size for sheltering a single vehicle. Our versatile single carport structures are capable of protecting a sedan, such as a Chevy Cruze, just as well as a work truck, such as a Dodge Ram 1500. From design to construction, our experts will work with you to get the single-car metal carport that will work best for your circumstances. Complete the contact form to receive a cost estimate for a single-car metal carport from General Steel.

General Steel Carports

Economy Carport Kit Details

Brand Discount Steel
Available Products 12 Gauge Tube Framing: 29 Gauge Sheeting
Colors 12 Color Choices
Project Coordinator Included at No Additional Cost

Tube Frame Carport vs I-Beam Carport

Our 12×12 carport is an effective alternative to a fully inclosed base building package. Featuring high strength sheeting and all steel construction, this carport offers an economical option for easy accessible protection for your automobile, camper or other property you need to store safely.

Tube Frame Pros

  • Low initial investment
  • Smaller carports possible
  • Fast delivery timelines

Tube Frame Cons

  • More susceptible to failure under duress
  • No warranties offered
  • Limited sizes

I-Beam Pros

  • Designed with local weather in mind
  • 50 year structural and 40 year paint warranties
  • All bolt together construction

I-Beam Cons

  • Delivery timelines typically longer
  • Higher initial investment
  • Cannot be smaller than 16' wide

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to erect a tube carport?

Most light gauge carport kits can be erected in an hour or less. Larger carports can take a couple of days, but in either no special equipment is required to complete the installation.

What are the typical delivery timelines?

We can deliver a carport kit to your property in as little as 2-6 weeks. Please ask your representative at General Steel for an updated estimated delivery timeline.

Does adding color change the price?

You can choose from 12 standard colors at no additional charge.

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