There are countless uses for commercial steel buildings, for both business and personal purposes. Some are pretty common like mini-storage, farm and agricultural storage, and auto shops. But what about some off-the-beaten-path, think outside the box ideas? They’re out there!
Here are 5 unexpected uses for commercial steel buildings we could find. We’re sure there are many more.
1. Bowling Alley
Makes sense that a bowling alley would be right at home in a steel building. With the option for clear span construction, leaving an unobstructed interior space with no interior support columns, the ability to create a building that’s 300’ wide and 60’ tall, and customization options that make it a totally livable space, it’s the ideal place for some strikes and spares.
What requires large open spaces with high ceilings and lots of room to shake your groove thing? A nightclub, of course. Steel buildings without interior support columns are ideal for big dance floors and unobstructed views of bands, live music, DJ’s and guest appearances. And because they’re easy to insulate and customize, they can create the perfect setting for any type of nighttime entertainment.
3. Daycare Centers
Cost effective, low maintenance, sturdy, protective steel buildings are a great choice for childcare facilities. They’re built to withstand the most extreme weather, they’re energy efficient, and they’re resistant to termites, fire, and mold. With the flexibility to adapt the size and design of the building to suit the specific needs of the center, it’s a great option for this type of business.
4. Schools and Learning Centers
Cost is always an issue when it comes to education, and steel buildings are the perfect choice for a budget-conscious organization. Pre-fabricated design, ease of construction prep and assembly, and low-cost materials are an ideal option for educational uses. With sizes to fit small private schools to large university sized classrooms, they can be made to fit any need.
5. Doggie Daycare and Dog Boarding Facilities
Doggie daycare is a booming business. No one wants to leave a beloved pup at home alone all day to chew up the couch and rummage through the trash. The solution? Doggie daycare. But the financial investment for doggie daycare setup can be steep, so to save money on that initial investment, many are turning to the durability and flexibility of steel buildings. Adding on boarding facilities is easy and cost effective as well, so as the dog sitting business grows, so does the building that houses it.
There Are So Many Incredible Uses for Commercial Steel Buildings
There are so many incredible uses for commercial steel buildings, that the possibilities are limited only by the imagination. And with the low cost of design, fabrication, and construction, they’re a great choice for anyone, or any business, that’s looking for cost effective ways to maximize their space.
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