General Steel’s metal building kits are effective and efficient solutions for school buildings. Schools require a high degree of customization, and General Steel’s wide selection of components ensures that your building reflects the needs of your students and staff. In addition to the primary and secondary framing, building owners can add a combination of framed openings, sectional doors, roll-up doors, windows, and more. From the functional to the aesthetic, our choice of building components will ensure that your school is fully equipped to help your students succeed.
he cost of a steel school building depends on a few factors; first, the size of the gymnasium building package. Larger structures cost more but are cheaper in terms of cost per square foot. Second, building prices are determined by design, including the custom features that you select. Lastly, the price of steel at any time can fluctuate based on market performance. These factors combine to set your final price.
When it comes to building a school, perhaps the most important advantage of steel construction is its strength and durability. Staff and student safety should always be top priority, and no building material can match steel when it comes to protecting the people in the building. Another advantage of steel construction is the design flexibility. As student population increases, it’s important that school districts can modify layouts and even expand their school buildings.
Selecting the appropriate building type depends on your budget, location, and the building supplier. Options include arch style, open web, hybrid open web truss, tube steel, C-channel, and rigid frame. Consult our resource below to gain a better understanding.
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