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Why Using A Metal Building Is A Great Choice For A Barndominium
For many reasons, using a steel building for a barndo or a barn-style home is an excellent choice. One of the most significant advantages of
11 Ways Metal Buildings Are Protected & Stand Against Extreme Weather
Forest fires, heavy rain, snow, hurricanes, and much more have plagued building owners for centuries, causing serious damage. Thankfully, building engineers have made advancements in
15+ Simple Pros & Cons: Standing Seam vs. Screw Down Panels
So you’re deciding on installing a metal roof, that’s great! You will have the benefits of a durable roof that can last a very long
7 Ways to Keep Your Metal Building Cool During the Summer Heat
If you live in Florida like us, you know how scorching hot it can get in the summer. You must consider this unbearable heat when
Which Roof is Better? 20+ Epic Pros & Cons for Asphalt Vs. Metal Roofs
So you are thinking of installing a new roof on your home or commercial property? Good news, thanks to construction advancements, you can choose from
The 16 Hard Truths About Pole Barns Vs. I-Beam Structures
In between investing in a steel barn or pole barn on your property? Not sure which one to choose? Sure, both buildings have their advantages
You Will Thank Us When We Save You From Harmful Termites- 10 Reasons Steel Saves You From Termites
Metal building’s durability can protect you from dealing with the consequences of many destructive natural elements such as fires, hurricanes, and more. Surprisingly, the most
Truth Behind Why Metal Warehouses Store Most of the World’s Masterpieces
It may come as a surprise that many of your favorite artist’s pieces are probably being stored away in art metal warehouses, even works of
19 Creative & Affordable Ways to Decorate Your Barndominium Steel Home This Holiday Season
It’s finally the holiday season and there’s no better way to kick it off than by decorating your homes with lights, wreaths, and creative displays.
How Metal Storage Plays An Important Roll In Turkeys Every Holiday Season
Americans consume around 50 million turkeys during Thanksgiving week alone every year. Retailers need to plan up to 6 months in advance to ensure they
15 Step-By-Step Guide: How To Install Concrete For Your Metal Building
1. Project Sign The first step is to set up the project sign before clearing the lot. 2. Remove Vegetation Remove any vegetation that might
The Ultimate Guide On How Much A Steel Building Costs
So you’re interested in a steel building, now what? Once you’ve learned about the many benefits of metal buildings, a cost analysis is the logical
Are Steel Buildings Stronger Than Wood-Framed Buildings?
When you need to build a structure of any size, you want to ensure the construction is strong and your structure will stand the test
4 Ways To Hang Up Lights On A Metal Roof & Proper Storage
Metal roofs have become much more popular in recent years. They can be seen hanging on traditional homes, to full-framed metal homes, and even businesses
Hurricane Prep For Your Metal Building
In light of what happened this past month with hurricane Dorian, we are here to tell you a few key points on why being prepared
Do You Need An RV In Your Life?
Have you ever thought of seeing the country yourself? At your own time? With no schedule at all? Or maybe you’ve considered buying a second
Metal Warehouse: How To Build A Crossfit Gym
Let’s start from the beginning. Most people know what kind of high-intensity fitness training we are talking about here. If you don’t know, don’t worry,
Does MBMI Erect The Buildings That It Sells? / Contractor Tips.
See how long your building will take to be fully installed.
Five of the Most Famous Steel Buildings Ever Constructed
Metal buildings everywhere, without you even realizing it. Here are some of the most famous metal structures. Of course, most will be in urban cities.
Advantages of Living in a Tiny Home
Tiny homes are becoming more and more popular. There are a ton of advantages such as, accumulating less, being outdoors more, and costing less.
Building a Microbrewery
Microbreweries are a great business to get into. Here is a guide on how to get started on your own brewery.
Guide To: Building a Shooting Range
A guide on how to create your own shooting range. Learn about benefits of creating one with a metal build. Also, learn how to be safe while in the range.
4 Important Benefits of Having an Agricultural Steel or Metal Building
The different uses you can get from your steel building in the agricultural industry are plenty. Read why you might need one.
Benefits of Metal Buildings
We list the importance of having a metal building and why it surpasses competing building materials in numerous industries.
Benefits Of A Metal Riding Arena
Why should you choose steel for your riding arena? Just to start: steel is far better in defense of pests and rot!
ARE METAL CARPORTS BETTER THAN METAL GARAGES?
Carports or garages? If you’re not sure what you want yet, here is a short guide on the differences between the two structures.
Protecting Your Investment: How to Improve Your Steel Building’s Security and Safety
You’ve paid a lot of money for your metal building. See actions you need to take and why you need to protect you and your belongings.
Hyperloop Prototype Facility
We had the pleasure of working on the the Hyperloop One Prototype Facility. See how MBMI customized this facility and what it entailed.
Are Metal Buildings Safe From Lightning?
We’re investigating the real relationship of lightning to metal and addressing your safety concerns when it comes to a metal building’s ability to withstand one
Guide To: Building a Marijuana Grow House
By any measure, the marijuana business is huge. Cannabis sativa, weed, pot, grass, Mary Jane or whatever name you want to attach to the cultured hemp business, is immensely popular. The medicinal and recreational use of marijuana has been around a long time and is growing fast. It’s a multi-billion-dollar industry, and it’s not going away.
RV Storage Options for Winter
If you own a recreational vehicle (RV), you must take steps to ensure its safety and upkeep during the winter months when it’s not likely
The Importance of Covered Boat Storage During Winter
Boating is a wonderful American pastime. Both individuals and families have come to relish summers spent on the water. In fact, look at these statistics
Care and Maintenance Tips for Your Steel Building
It’s easy to overlook basic maintenance tasks. Your steel building might look alright for now, but peer a little closer and you’ll notice minor problems
Building the Perfect Riding Arena: Everything You Need to Know
Building the perfect riding arena is like a dream. If you’ve given it any thought, chances are you have an idea of what you’re looking for. However, there are a lot of details and planning that go in to building a horse-riding arena. It’s easy to focus on the big picture, but the reality is bringing your dream riding arena to life requires making good decisions on things like the base of your riding area, something you probably don’t have in your dreams.
Primed Versus Galvanized Components
Despite some exaggerated claims to the contrary, steel that is protected by red-oxide primer is a better product than galvanized steel for the vast majority of builders.
MBMI in Metal Construction News
Check out MBMI Metal Buildings in the Metal Construction News. The Metal Construction News reached out to MBMI for some insight in designing and engineering
How American and Canadian Building Codes Work
Building Codes are legal requirements governing the construction of new buildings, as well as major renovations and changes in use of existing buildings. However, building
Solar Energy and Metal Buildings
Can metal buildings work with rooftop solar energy systems? Yes, they absolutely can! Our clients who want to equip their MBMI metal building with solar
Building and Planning Regulations – History and Objectives
Why does the government have so much say in what private citizens construct on their own property? The fact is, government building and planning regulations
Can You Build a Home with a Metal Frame?
Metal buildings are strong, inexpensive and quick to build. That’s great for a barn, garage, storage building or workshop and when our customers see just
Steel Buildings for Industrial Uses
Industrial buildings can act as warehouses, assembly facilities or workshops. They usually have offices a part of the layout, as well. Different parts of the
Can Steel Homes Be Green Homes?
The short answer: Yes! What Does it Mean to be Green? When we ask whether or not something is green, we’re talking about its sustainability
Metal Framing for Church Buildings
Can an MBMI metal building provide a strong, inspiring and comfortable space for worship and fellowship? Absolutely! Our steel-framed buildings make excellent churches, and of
How a Metal Building Saves You Money
Steel has evolved as a cutting-edge construction material that’s become nothing less than effective – in terms of strength, design, durability, and cost-effectiveness. With a
Are Metal Barns Good?
A drive around the country roads is enough to tell you that today, most owners of farms, ranches and stables are choosing metal barns. Why
Building a Home: MBMI Metal vs. Stick Framing
Metal buildings are strong, inexpensive, and easy to build. That’s why so many people think of MBMI when they need a new barn, garage, storage
Wouldn’t you Love Having a Garage for your RV?
A recreational vehicle is a wonderful thing to own. It lets you bring the comforts of home to whatever place you choose to visit. Unfortunately,
How to construct a metal shop or garage
This is a trailer to our upcoming video blog series about steel buildings and construction. Stay tuned!
The Advantages of Metal Buildings
Given its many advantages as a quality construction material for both residential and commercial purposes, it’s little wonder that steel has been gaining swift and
MBMI Commercial Warehouse Drone Video