Are metal structures really fantastic? If you have any familiarity with pre-engineered steel for buildings, the question may have crossed your mind of whether or not this type of construction is truly advantageous, and if so, for what. You may or may not have had some experience with pre-engineered construction already, but we can offer a closer look that will allow you to observe all that a steel structure can do for your business, your home, or your community.

Metal structures are one of the greatest construction materials used in communities and industries of every scale today. They are used for everything: agricultural facilities, industrial plants, commercial buildings, recreational structures, religious centers; you name it! Turns out, there are a few key advantages metal has as a construction material that cause it to stand out from all the rest.

Why is Everyone Using Metal in Construction?

You may have noticed, but using steel in construction has grown in popularity and widespread use throughout the years. It commonly makes its appearance in industrial settings, commercial buildings, storage and recreational spaces, and even for residential use. You may be curious what makes pre-manufactured steel a great choice for construction in all of these contexts. Perhaps you haven’t yet considered the reasons why using metal in construction like this may be a great option for your own purposes as well.

Metal construction is becoming more and more widespread. But what’s the hype all about? Is metal construction really a better option than other building materials? Is pre engineered the better way to go, and how does it compare to traditional construction? Here are four key benefits of metal structures that can answer these questions. You may even decide that you want to build with metal for your next project!

·         Versatile                                                                                               Benefits of metal construction

Building with metal means your building can have any capabilities you want. Steel structures are lightweight, can support their weight to shelter a wide space without additional support, they assemble quickly and easily, they ventilate well, and the list goes on. There’s almost nothing you can’t use a space inside a metal structure for! Having the flexibility and versatility a metal structure offers means you can adapt to situations as needed. It’s useful to have this freedom, irregardless of whether your structure is for commercial use, for your community, or for residential purposes.

With the development of steel construction over the years, there is a wide variety of possibilities in not only building function, but also the visual appearance and aesthetic of your building. This is a great benefit, since the appearance of buildings can make a bigger difference than ever in today’s architecture! There are so many options in visual design, and having a building material that does not limit these options gives you the upper hand when it comes to visual design as well.

·         Economical

Metal buildings can save you money both up-front and over the long run. The cost to build with metal is cheaper, as well as the reduced labor time needed to erect the structure. Maintenance is minimal, and most metal buildings are energy-efficient enough to significantly reduce your energy costs! Reducing your energy use and cost of power to operate your facility isn’t all that steel construction does either. Because metal can be completely recycled, our buildings are sustainable and a great form of waste-free construction. You can save money on construction and operating your facility at the same time as you can lighten your environmental conscience with the knowledge that you have one of the most eco-friendly construction options out there.

·         Diverse Choices

Just because many metal building are pre-engineered doesn’t mean you can’t get full control and customization with your metal structure. The options are endless with your structure, and a skilled construction team will be able to install almost any building relatively quickly after the completion of its design. If you were concerned that pre-engineered means repetitive and boring, fear no more! Our components are designed to offer great flexibility in design and assembly, so you don’t have to limit yourself when it comes to structural design. We are ready to design your building as simple or as elaborate as needed, and your structure will be uniquely yours.

If you are looking to construct a building for your business, organization, or community, pre-engineered metal buildings can give you the great quality, flexible design, and durability you need in a quick, convenient time frame. Your building will be there, ready for you and fully functional right on time when you need it. If you have a tight schedule for constructing your building, using metal for construction could be a particularly strategic option for you.

·         Retrofit or New

Metal construction gives you the freedom to design your building to both operate any way you like as well as to fit any aesthetic you have in mind. Your imagination does not have to be limited, nor does your project’s function.

There’s almost nothing you can’t use a space inside a metal structure for! Having the flexibility and versatility a metal structure offers means you can adapt to situations as needed. It’s useful to have this freedom, irregardless of whether your structure is for commercial use, for your community, or for residential purposes. Metals lightweight properties make it an easy, flexible choice that is very good for being used to construct just about anything imaginable, while maintaining a structurally sound building.

For years building owners, designers, architects, and general contractors have opted for metal in commercial construction projects over other materials for its energy efficiency, low maintenance, and durability. Increasingly, however, metal’s other key attributes—its striking beauty, clean look, and versatility in both new and retrofit construction—are helping to firmly establish metal as the material of choice for institutional, commercial and education building projects.

When it comes to constructing your finished designs, our team rises to the top in speed and expertise. The sturdy, quality parts are fabricated and delivered to the site, and our team assembles and erects them to create the sturdiest, most durable and safe structure in a quicker timeframe than other construction companies. This time-effectiveness and quality of building make our team unique, and we treat our clients courteously and with great communication throughout the process to maintain a great relationship and client satisfaction with the completion of the project.

With the development of steel construction over the years, there is a wide variety of possibilities in not only building function, but also the visual appearance and aesthetic of your building. This is great news, since the appearance of buildings can make a bigger difference than ever in today’s architecture! Steel is good for so many options in visual design, and having a building material that does not limit these options gives you the upper hand when it comes to visual design as well.

When you contact Image Building Systems, our experts in construction offer insightful consultation about our clients’ projects. This is a great first step, as it gives each client the greatest range of possibilities for building the structure they need. Our process of custom-designing buildings for our clients incorporates this consideration of the structure’s intended use, and the client has the freedom to construct their own versatile, flexible structure to their specifications. This combination of customizability and specialization gives our clients the best quality in their steel construction project.

What the Benefits of Metal Structures Mean For You

Although it plays a key role in setting industry-wide trends in sustainability and green design, metal also holds advantages over other materials in addressing day-to-day concerns. For example, metal walls can help you save on cost, or can be custom-engineered to bring you quickly up to speed on code requirements. Plus, metal products are flexible—a must for designing tight or complex spaces—an array of metal types are available, both coated and uncoated. With metal, building design options are endless.

Additionally, because metal parts are usually prefabricated, they are fast to put together, helping to speed up construction times and keeping building costs down as much as possible. Having a form of construction that takes almost no time to prepare (our resources for steel construction have great availability, and are ready to go on a flexible, convenient, and quick timeframe) and very little time to assemble (labor costs over time are one of the major costs of construction, and the ease of assembly as well as the expertise of our team greatly minimalize this cots) gives you a fantastic advantage with your construction project and your ability to keep it within your budget.

You may be planning the construction of a new building to enhance your business or your community. Consider the benefits that metal construction can give you. With practical advantages like lower long-term costs and great flexibility of use, a metal building may be the perfect choice!

Were you worried that steel might not be good for your project or might not give you the aesthetic you were looking for? That it might be flimsy and unable to hold up under the harsh weather you experience in your climate? That it might take too long or cost too much to construct for your project? That it would be heavy and cumbersome to build? Fear no more, you have no limitations when it comes to steel construction. We can build stronger, more affordable, more versatile structures in a faster timeframe. We can also design any aesthetic you have in mind, and customize your building to fit your functional and visual needs in any context.

If you are looking to construct a building for your business, organization, or community, pre-engineered metal buildings can give you the great quality, flexible design, and durability you need in a quick, convenient time frame. Steel is good for construction if you are in a time crunch. Your building will be there, ready for you and fully functional right on time when you need it. If you have a tight schedule for constructing your building, pre-engineered metal construction could be a particularly strategic option for you.

Get Your Own Custom Engineered Metal Building

It’s time to hire a steel construction contractor for your next project! You can’t go wrong with a pre-engineered steel structure, and after seeing all the benefits metal for construction can offer you, you have every reason to invest in this great option today. Our team is here and ready to design and build a steel structure we know you’ll love and benefit from for years and years to come. Make an investment in steel construction today, we know you’ll never go back to traditional construction once you experience the difference for yourself.

At Image Building Systems we have 14 years of experience designing, constructing, and erecting metal buildings. Our best source of business remains repeat customers. We know when we complete a building, we are not just handing over a set of keys, we are writing another line in our history. Each building is a promise of craftsmanship to our customers.

We are proud to be able to present every client with a long-standing example of our workmanship and skill. Every building will tell its own story of excellence through diligent planning, attention to detail, careful construction, and timely completion. It is our joy and our honor to be able to offer great service and a lasting product to our clients, and we value every opportunity to help them design and erect a new reflection of great construction and ingenious architectural design.

No matter the type of construction done, the use of the building, or the context for designing a structure, we believe every client should get the best construction work and quality building available to them. We are happy to work with clients in all kinds of contexts to ensure they have access to great construction in any circumstance. Are you looking for construction on a project? We take every project seriously, and pay close attention to the needs of every customer.

Image Building Systems has worked with clients throughout Arizona for years. Communities and businesses trust the expertise of our team and the long-standing quality of our work in metal construction. We would love to help you begin your own metal construction project and share with you more ways you can benefit from pre-engineered steel. Learn more about the benefits of building with metal: Contact Image Building Systems 602-216-3706 today to discuss all your contracting needs.

Whether you’re building a commercial establishment, an industrial facility, a manufacturing plant, a recreational institution, an agricultural structure, or a residential building, you want a solid foundation you can rely on. We have you covered, and the affordable, energy-saving, cost-effective, construction we do takes less time and is durable, giving you a structure you can trust and use for just about any purpose. Talk to Image Building Systems today, let us show you how pre-manufactured construction with metal can be the perfect fit for your construction needs.