There are few other industries that require rapid growth and expansion the way that retail does. Sometimes the need for more space is obvious and other times, it can almost sneak up on you. When the time comes, there are countless decisions to make, big and small. Not the least of which is the consideration of how to acquire more space. Building an entirely new building is a daunting consideration. Renting or leasing can come with significant overhead and commitment. Thankfully, a more modern option exists in constructing a prefabricated metal building. There are many reasons to consider choosing a metal building and the benefits are highlighted below.
Not only is a metal building cheaper than constructing a traditional wooden structure, it’s also often cheaper than renting or leasing. Construction is much faster with a prefabricated metal building because the process is more similar to assembly than construction. The entire structure is designed and constructed ahead of time and it just needs to be put together. This saves an incredible amount of money in both labor and materials costs. And the best part? You keep on saving more money in maintenance costs (and the bother that comes with them) when compared to traditional buildings. Once you factor in the lower insurance costs that come with metal buildings, their cost efficiency is unparalleled.
In terms of durability, it’s hard to beat a metal building. Designed to withstand weathering and heavy use, they keep standing with minimal maintenance. They also offer a flexibility unmatched by traditional structures. If you need to expand more in the future, building an addition is even more simple than the initial assembly. Everything can be easily customized or updated, including the size, layout and configuration of your building.
The design of a metal building is much more amenable to an open concept than traditional wooden buildings. This means more space and an unobstructed retail area. And because it is so easy to customize metal buildings, there are countless options that can make your storefront look exactly how you envisioned. Choices that range from easily added accessories to finishes, textures and other installation options ensure your new building will stand out.
Steel construction is a far more sustainable industry than wooden construction. Not only is steel typically made using a significant amount of recycled scrap metal, but all steel is 100% recyclable once it has outlived its usefulness. This means less materials ending up in landfills, something a savvy customer will be glad to see.
If you think a metal building is the right choice for you, email or call today your Spartanburg construction contractor, Price Construction at 864-578-1008. We’re happy to talk through all of your options and ensure that your new retail space hits every checkmark on your list. Our many turn-key options are suitable for any budget or requirement and our trained professionals will see to every detail from ordering right through to handing over the keys to your beautiful new retail space.