Ever imagined how all the corporate buildings Fortune 500 companies and headquarters of other big corporate houses are constructed in no time and that too with innovative and stylish designs? This is all because most of them are Pre-fabricated metal buildings. As the name suggests, these are pre designed, pre cut and pre finished, prior to the finalization of the construction site.
Pre-engineered building is very easy and quick to build. They can be easily constructed even in the area with space constraints as assembling of various building components do not require much space. They can be innovatively designed as the building components are made mainly with the help of sophisticated machines. This enables enough freedom in the hands of building designers to think on creative lines and come up with extraordinary new and innovative designs.
Pre-fabricated metal buildings have become a popular alternative to conventional buildings. This type of construction can be used for small storage buildings in a backyard to large industrial buildings. There are many benefits of having them due to their following advantages:
Pre-fabricated metal buildings require significantly less labor and material than conventional buildings. This considerably reduces their cost of construction.
It also takes much less time to build these structures, compared to traditional buildings. With fewer components, the time it takes to complete a pre-engineered building is cut in half, compared to the time it takes to build a traditional structure.
They require less maintenance than traditional buildings such as wood structures.
There construction of pre-engineered metal building consist the process of assembling. It consists of transportation of various building components like roof structure, supporting pillars and column for door, door head and other components to the decided building construction site.
As pre-engineered metal building is made up of metal, it is corrosion resistant, has good solidity and longer durability and compared to standard buildings. These buildings are of two types: modular buildings and manufactured buildings. The only difference is that, manufactured buildings need not to be built as per the building codes, unlike modular ones. As a result, modular ones are often considered to be more reliable, secure and stable.
A part from pre-engineered building, there are other metal structures which are in great demand. Some of these structures include: steel sheds, metal warehouses, metal roof cladding, etc. Thus, one thing is pretty evident that with the advent of Pre-fabricated construction process, the whole construction industry has evolved a great deal.