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Choosing the Right Color for Your Metal Building

Choosing the Right Color for Your Metal Building

For most people, being able to customize your very own steel building is a dream come true. Not only because you can finally bring your dream structure to life, but you can make it your very own. After choosing a metal building style that suits your needs and wants, you can continue the process by […]

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Is Your Building Safe During COVID-19 Outbreak?

Is Your Building Safe During COVID-19 Outbreak?

COVID-19 is Spreading Like Wildfire Did you know that your metal building could increase the overall spread of disease or virus? While it may seem insane, it’s true. A prime example would be the recent outbreak of COVID-19, also known as the Coronavirus. This deadly disease has taken the lives of many while continuing to […]

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Gambrel Roof Barns – A Traditional Build with Modern Day Durability

Gambrel Roof Barns – A Traditional Build with Modern Day Durability

At Coast to Coast Carports, we offer a large collection of steel barns, carports, garages, storage sheds and several other prefab metal buildings to choose from. However, if you’re looking for a traditionally built structure that can fulfill your agricultural needs for years to come, one of our gambrel roof barns is just what you […]

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How to Properly Control the Airflow in a Metal Building?

How to Properly Control the Airflow in a Metal Building?

The Basics of Steel Building Ventilation Providing your prefab steel structure and personal property with adequate airflow can affect both the interior comfort of your unit as well as its overall durability. Proper ventilation systems can also help to prevent excessive moisture build-up, prolonging the lifespan of your metal building. Why You’ll Need Proper Ventilation […]

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How Much Can You Expect to Spend on Your Steel Riding Arena?

How Much Can You Expect to Spend on Your Steel Riding Arena?

Horse Riding Arenas – Worth Every Penny Whether you’re a horse owner for pleasure or business, we understand how important it is that you provide your equine family with the proper amount of protection to keep them safe throughout the year. But without a shelter you can rely on, it can be difficult to keep […]

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10 Reasons Why You Should Choose a Steel Building for Your Industrial Real Estate Needs

10 Reasons Why You Should Choose a Steel Building for Your Industrial Real Estate Needs

Prefab Steel Buildings in the Industrial Real Estate Marke No matter if you’re part of the industry or have just heard about it, real estate is a rapidly growing business. And when industrial land properties are being maintained properly, they can produce quite a sizeable amount of money from one month to the next. While […]

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Practice Makes Perfect! Get a Custom Metal Building for All Your Musical Needs

Practice Makes Perfect! Get a Custom Metal Building for All Your Musical Needs

Make Music with a Tennessee Steel Building No matter where you go, chances are pretty high that you’ll find at least one music venue or studio, even in the smallest town. But when you go to Tennessee, it’s possible you’ll find one on every corner. And if you’re an aspiring artist or musical group searching […]

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Metal is Still the King of Self-Storage Units

Metal is Still the King of Self-Storage Units

Get Your Own Steel Storage Unit Today! Despite your every effort, we know how easy it can be to run out of storage space in your home and garage. And while there are several storage options to take into consideration nowadays, a custom steel storage unit is the best way to go. No matter what […]

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How High Can Metal Buildings Really Go?

How High Can Metal Buildings Really Go?

Steel Buildings Can Go Higher Than You Think Before we get started with the details about metal structure height, there are a few basics that should be covered first. ALL prefab metal buildings available at Coast to Coast Carports are designed and tailored to the specifications and requirements of each individual customer. Despite common belief, […]

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Agricultural Buildings Are on the Rise in Arkansas

Agricultural Buildings Are on the Rise in Arkansas

Taking Products from Field to Storage For some people, Arkansas is home to beautiful lakes, rivers, hot springs, and diamonds. But to those in the agricultural field, Arkansas is known for producing a variety of crops, including wheat and oats. But with such a substantial amount of time needed to harvest and market these products, […]

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Ensure the Strength & Stability of Your Metal Building with a Secure Anchoring System

Ensure the Strength & Stability of Your Metal Building with a Secure Anchoring System

While steel is considered to be one of the strongest and longest lasting materials used in the metal building industry today, it’s overall sturdiness and strength rests upon its foundation and anchoring system. And if you don’t follow the correct methods for anchor placement and installation, you could have a recipe for disaster. To ensure […]

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Questions to Ask Your Metal Building Manufacturer

Questions to Ask Your Metal Building Manufacturer

Investing a significant amount of your hard-earned money into a steel structure is a big decision to make – one that can impact both the curb appeal and value of your property. But before you jump in with both feet, there are a few questions you may want to ask your metal building manufacturer first. […]

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Open Your Own Theater or Opera House with a Clear Span Building

Open Your Own Theater or Opera House with a Clear Span Building

Since the early 1600’s, opera houses and theaters have been the place to go for a night of relaxation and entertainment. And as their popularity continues to rise, it’s crucial that they can continue to provide Americans with an enjoyable night out on the town. Here at Coast to Coast Carports, we use the finest […]

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Bring Your Dream Steel Riding Arena to Life & Make It As Functional As Possible

Bring Your Dream Steel Riding Arena to Life & Make It As Functional As Possible

Have you been saving your money to invest in a new riding arena? Have you found one that you might like but aren’t too sure if it’s what you need? If so, you’ve come to the right place. Here at Coast to Coast Carports, we focus on your needs and budget, nothing else. We offer […]

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Ho Ho Ho! Santa Claus is Coming … to YOUR Metal Building!

The countdown for Christmas has finally begun! Most people have already put their Christmas trees up, decorated their front yard with figurines and blow-ups, fixed the lights on their front porch, and wrapped all the presents. And while we know how fun it can be to prepare for this holiday season, we also understand how […]

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Get Your Livestock Ready for the Winter Season with Metal Loafing Sheds

Get Your Livestock Ready for the Winter Season with Metal Loafing Sheds

In October 2013, what was expected to be the average first snow of the season turned into a monster blizzard across the northern Great Plains. When the skies cleared and the snows melted, the cattle, horses, sheep, and bison that had been left unprotected or had been unable to be brought back from grazing on […]

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Top Design Elements to Keep Your Metal Building’s Interior Cool

Top Design Elements to Keep Your Metal Building’s Interior Cool

Steel Buildings have a diverse list of applications, from garages and storage facilities to residential and commercial uses. Long gone are the days when metal structures were used exclusively for sheltering things. People now live in these buildings or, at least, spend a significant time working in them. However, metals are good conductors. They will […]

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Love Your Car? Protect it From the Smoldering Summer Heat

After spending your hard-earned money on a vehicle, you want the best protection for it, no matter its mileage or year model. And while you might have a garage currently installed on your property, they tend to be used more for storage than coverage for vehicles. However, with a metal carport from Coast to Coast […]

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Why Buying a New Building is Better Than Fixing Up an Older One

When you plan to buy a new building, no matter if it will be used for storage, parking, as a workshop, or a housing unit, steel structures are the best way to go. Pre-engineered metal buildings are custom-designed and manufactured to meet the needs of each individual. Not only can you have the structure tailored […]

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Stick-Builds vs. Prefab Metal Buildings

Stick-Builds vs. Prefab Metal Buildings – Which Is Better?

What is a stick-build? Stick building is a traditional method of framing a home, barn, garage, or other building with lumber. Many builders and contractors still use this method, as wood is an easy material to custom cut and build with on site. There is also a lingering perception in the industry – as well […]

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Checklist for a First-Time Metal Building Buyer

Checklist for a First-Time Metal Building Buyer

Buying a pre-engineered steel building for the first time can be exciting since you’re in a position where your business has grown, or you need additional space for your hobby. Yet, it can also be intimidating if you don’t have any experience designing your own or choosing a metal building for your needs. However, the […]

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10 Tips for Maintaining Your Outdoor Metal Building

10 Tips for Maintaining Your Outdoor Metal Building

From carports and garages to storage units and horse barns, metal buildings can meet any and all your residential, commercial, and agricultural needs. These prefab steel structures are designed to protect your vehicles and other valuables from theft and potential damages caused by harsh weather elements. With precise-engineering and flexible designs, metal buildings are more […]

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How Does Tubing Strength Affect the Durability of Your Steel Buildings?

How Does Tubing Strength Affect the Durability of Your Steel Buildings?

Prefab steel buildings are used for much more than just residential carports or garages. With high-quality galvanized steel, sturdy anchors, and additional bracing, metal buildings can easily be designed to withstand the harshest of weather conditions. This has opened up the opportunity for people to use metal buildings for all sorts of specialized residential, commercial, […]

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5 Tips for Preserving Your Steel Buildings

Brand-new metal carports are something special for their owners. That beautiful, gleaming metal looks like it could stand forever. And it can. But first, it needs a little bit of protection first. The number-one enemy of metal buildings is rust. To be more precise, it’s rust-causing moisture and condensation. Rust is more than an aesthetic […]

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Tips For Maintaining Your Metal or Custom Carport

You’ve finally done it.  You’ve installed a shiny new custom metal carport to protect your vehicle from the elements, and even your neighbor has to admit it looks great. The next step is to keep it looking good for years to come. While these metal structures are stable and reliable, weather is persistent, and your […]

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