Shopping for Metal Homes?
A person's home is one of the most important assets they can aquire. It only makes sense to protect your assets from the elements, and to build a steel & metal home that can withstand the test of time. Building metal homes that actually look like a real home has become a lot easier then it used to be. The introduction of stylish metal roofing panels and manufactuered facia kits, allow for homes constructed of steel beams and metal roofing that feel like a true home.
Read below to research more about Metal Homes, Steel Home Building & Construction.
The Metworker: Research and Price Metal Homes
Over 50,000,000 Square Feet of buildings have been served by The Metworker. Find your metal home building supplier, contractor, erector and/or architect with ease. It's free of charge and free of spam!
Browse over 700 listings in 25 categories. MetalBuilding.com Classifieds comprise a vast, unique variety of metal building related businesses, organized for easy use. Users looking for Metal Homes can check out our builders and contractors areas.
Articles about Metal Homes
Includes Metalmag stories, MetalBuilding.com articles, reader submissions, press releases and your comments.
Ask The Experts
Let our experts tackle your questions about Metal Homes. Everyone needs a little expert advice once in a while. Questions answered include metal home construction, steel home builder information and planning/designing metal homes.
Metal Homes - More Info:
Why build a Metal Home?Metal homes are constructed to stand the test of time.A residence built of steel can withstand massive storms and hurricane winds.Metal home roofing materials last much longer then standard residential roofs.Steel & metal home construction is essentially fire and termite proof.Construction times and costs can be simliar or less than a traditional home.
| Articles containing 'HOMES' |
| 18th Annual METALCON International Draws Qualified Buyers |
Newton, MA, Oct. 8, 2008 -- METALCON International, held October 1 through 3, drew nearly 7,000 high-level metal construction professionals from more than 50 different countries to the Baltimore Convention Center.
| Capitalizing on the Green Economy |
Incentives Abound for Sustainable Construction and Retrofit
| Cool Metal Roofing |
It's A Wise Choice Amidst Strong Winds of Change
| Drexel Metals is Cool! |
Drexel Metals Inc. is proud to be promoting its 34 Energy Star-labeled cool metal roofing products.
| FIELD TECHNIQUE: Roof In The Wind |
Metal Roof Systems Can Weather The Storm
| FIELD TECHNIQUE: Second Line of Defense |
Synthetic Roof Underlayments Stand Out As Secondary Water Barriers
| FIELD TECHNIQUES - The Power of Copper |
Copper has apparent antimicrobial properties in HVAC systems.
| FIELD TIP - New Coating For Cool Metal Roofs |
Solutions to these challenges have been worked on for years by government and by members of our industry.
| FIELD TIP - Things Are HEATING UP with COOL Roofs |
A presentation from the NCCA (National Coil Coating Association) Conference in Chicago, October 2001
| Focus on Efficiency |
Building With Steel Can Save Time and Money
| Industry Faces Uncertainty over Perimeter Joint Testing |
No code issue in recent history has been more hotly debated than the
issue of perimeter joint testing. Manufacturers, engineers, building
officials, independent consultants - everyone has an opinion, and not
many can find room to agree.
| Introducing Decra Shingle Plus in Five New Colors |
Corona, Calif. — Tasman Roofing Products, the manufacturer of DECRA® Roofing Systems introduces the DECRA Shingle Plus profile in five colors.
| MCA to Sponsor Commercial & Residential Roof & Tool Demos @ METALCON |
MCA to Sponsor Commercial & Residential Roof & Tool Demonstrations at METALCON International
| PRESS RELEASE - METALCON International 2007 |
METALCON International 2007 Event was Largest, Most Well-attended Ever
| PRESS RELEASE: ATAS Celebrates its Customers and Announces Projects of the Year |
ATAS International, Inc. recently held an event to celebrate its successes and honor its customers—Customer Appreciation Day, which took place on May 3-4.
| PRESS RELEASE: ATAS President Dick Bus Lunches with President Obama |
ATAS President Dick Bus Lunches with President Obama
| PRESS RELEASE: Extreme Makeover Project Features Roofing Generosity |
Skyline Construction Services, N.B. Handy and Fabral Join Forces to Donate a Metal Roof
| PRESS RELEASE: Kingspan Increases Massachusetts Home's Thermal Efficiency |
KingZip Standing Seam Roof Panels and 300 A Azteco Embossed Wall Panels used on Churchill Residence
| PRESS RELEASE: MCA Recognizes Outstanding Building Projects |
MCA Recognizes Outstanding Building Projects with its 2011 Chairman's Awards at METALCON
| PRESS RELEASE: MCA Welcomes Honeywell & Rigid |
Metal Construction Association Welcomes Honeywell Flourine Products and Rigid Global Buildings as Members
| PRESS RELEASE: METALCON International’s 2013 Giving Initiative Puts the Petal to the Metal |
METALCON International’s 2013 Giving Initiative Puts the Petal to the Metal
| PRESS RELEASE: METALCON Selects Recipient of 2007 Steel Structure |
September 7, 2007, Newton, MA – U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Evan Morgan, age 23, has been selected as the recipient of the 2007 METALCON International steel-framed home.
| PRESS RELEASE: Projects of the Year Awarded by ATAS at Annual Customer Event |
Projects of the Year Awarded by ATAS at Annual Customer Event
| PRESS RELEASE: Sealed "N" Safe Thermal Block System |
Sealed “N” Safe is proud to introduce ”The Next Generation” in thermal blocks. Our Thermal Block System finally resolves the greatest energy loss in metal buildings for pennies on the dollar. Sealed “N” Safe is designed for a Screw-down Metal Roof, it exceeds the new Energy Codes, maintains the structural integrity of the project, eliminated added purlin bracing and it’s weather-tight.
| PRESS RELEASE: ATAS Celebrates Customers and Projects at Customer Appreciation Day |
ATAS Celebrates its Customers and Their Projects at Customer Appreciation Day
| PRESS RELEASE: DECRA Roofing Systems Selected To Participate in Future House USA Project in Bejing |
DECRA Roofing Systems selected to participate in Future House USA Project in Bejing
| PRESS RELEASE: METALCON Show Director Claire Kilcoyne Receives Industry Honor |
Show Director Claire Kilcoyne Receives Industry Honor
| PRESS RELEASE: METALCON's Giving Back Program |
METALCON International's Giving Back Program to Mark 20 Years of Supporting Local Initiatives
| PRESS RELEASE: The 20th Annual METALCON Sets Standard for the Future |
In an economic environment of doubt about the future, the 2010 METALCON International was a beacon of opportunity for all involved.
| RESIDENTIAL: A Modern Treehouse |
Modernist Home in the Woods Reflects Nature
| Steel Framing System Exceeds Expectations in Earthquake Simulation Shake Test |
Dynastructure withstands 2,500-year earthquake replication.
| Thanksgiving - Plus! |
Thanks for my many wonderful friends!!! And, we can all be
thankful for the privilege of our life in the twentieth century.
| Ask the Expert Questions containing 'HOMES' |
| Q: Are there any websites that show designs or plans for metal homes. I would like to put a metal home on a wooded lot in the area. I would also like to know the approximate square foot cost for a metal home.
Thanks for your help.
You may want to check out the Metal Home Digest http://www.moderntrade.com/mtcinc/mhd.htm and their links or Tri-steel Homes www.tri-steel.com . Hope thats what your looking for.
Thanks for your question
| Q: I recently lost my home in Katrina. I am interested in building a steel frame home with standard siding(not steel). Is there a one stop shopping on the internet I can go to to find companies that manufacture these homes without them looking like mini steel warehouses? |
A: Try this site for starters http://www.tri-steel.com/ then there is a publication "Metal Home Digest" may be worth checking out. http://www.moderntrade.com/mtcinc/mhd.htm
| Q: We need help please. We are a nonprofit in California trying to renovate a metal building for our animal sanctuary. We want to add doors, windows, and insulation. Our question is do the doors and windows need to be a special kind or will standard windows and doors (doors made of metal) used in homes be acceptable? Also, what type of insulation would you recommend. The building is approximately 1400 sq feet. Any advice you could give us would be greatly and sincerely appreciated. Thank you so much.
Thanks for your question. Yes metal buildings use special doors and windows. The doors will require additional steel channel framing to support them and trim to flash the opening correctly. The windows usually do not but that does depend in part where they are installed.
I would recommend getting with a qualified "pre-engineered building erector" about installing what you need. You could try the "Yellow" pages or contact the "Metal Building Contractors and Erectors Assoc" (MBCEA). A local metal building contractor may be able to help you get in contact with the right people.
The doors and windows typically are purchased from a metal building component company such as MBCI, Whirlwind Components, AEP-Span or a metal buildin...
| Classified Ads containing 'HOMES' |
| 5 Erectors needed for Miami company |
We need a Steel Erection Crew for local Miami Company.
We are seeking 5 experienced commercial Steel Erectors/Connectors and supervisors interested in full time steady work to start immediately. Some travel required background check required prior to start of employment. Base Pay $16.00-$22.00/hr based on experience. When traveling out of
Florida we provide housing, and per diem.
We have multiple sites working in and around Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, and Homestead, Florida that require additional Man Power of the foreseeable future.
We also have upcoming projects in Boise, ID, and Savannah,GA coming soon. Please contact us via email phone if interested.
This is a full time position. Applicants must have steel erecting and sheeting experience, be able to pass drug test and have reliable transportation. Only min of 5 years experienced with Steel Erection May Apply Must provide verifiable work history. Must be available to work 40-50 hours per week.
Apply by E-mail at Gloria.firstname.lastname@example.org, fax resume to
305-397-0355. Contact us via phone at 786-972-3366 Ext 102
| 6 Insulated buildings |
(6) Insulated buildings
30x60x15H $22K-- 20x125x45H $32K-- 70x100x45H $55K--
25x75x20H $25K-- 30x88x30H $36K-- 70x140x45H $75K--
All panels(R38) trusses, steel frame,lighting,sprinklers included.
Prices include dismantaling and plans to re-erect.
All 8 years old and in excellent condition.
Buildings will be taken down by june 15th 2009
Located in Manchester,NH
| ANY TYPE ANY SIZE WE BUILD IT |
You tell me what you want and I can build it. No matter what size nothing is too small or too large. Also do custom metal homes. Honest contractor that you can depend on.
| California Metal Building Contractor |
Sanden Construction Inc. has been in the construction industry for over 30 years. We specialize in log and metal building construction. From elaborate custom log homes to large metal buildings, we do it all. Feel free to give us a call to discuss your project.
| Designing & Detailing for Custom Steel Frame Homes |
Cad Drafting Services is pleased to offer you our services for Engineering, Designing, Drafting, and Detailing for your current and proposed commercial and residential projects. Our company was established since 1996 in Houston, TX. We have team of professional engineers who can design the projects all over the world.
| For all your steel building needs |
For all of your repairs, sales, and erection of steel buildings needs in SW & SC IA and E NE. Sales of A&S Building Systems(an NCI company). Steel frame homes as well. Ag, Commercial, & Residential
| General Contractor / Steel Frame Buildings and Homes |
We Are a General Contractor with over 25 years in the metal building business. We will do a turnkey or erection only. whatever stage you prefer. We sell ACI and Inland Building Systems as well as Kodiac Steel Frame Homes.
| General Contractor / Steel Frame Buildings and Homes |
Will erect steel frame buildings and homes. over 27 years experience.
| Lots of experience, good references |
I have 20 years experience in putting up metal buildings and 6 years putting metal roofing on homes. I have my own crew and will travel for available work.
| Metal Buildings offered. |
Dear Building company / construction company and associates.
we offer metal buildings made from steel.
Warehouses, industrial units mot garages etc villas and houses and container homes also we manufacture in China single units purchases welcome.
Reply to Super Co.
| Metal Homes |
We specialize in Metal Home construction. We finish these Metal Homes to any phase of completion from framing to turn key. We have more than 20 models to choose from.
| Pre-Engineered Metal Building Design Engineers |
R & M Steel Company is the leading manufacturer of Pre-Engineered Metal Building Systems for 42 years. R & M Steel manufactures the highest quality buildings for use in virtually any application: retail, industrial, offices, warehouses, school facilities, mini-storage, agricultural and aviation systems: T-hangars, individual hangars, maintenance hangars, corporate hangars and hangar homes.
Hard work is rewarded with above average compensation and benefits.
We are currently searching for the right people to join our Boise, Idaho facility, as Pre-Engineered Metal Building Design Engineers. A beautiful and vibrant city situated perfectly between Idaho’s Rocky Mountains and the vast Great Basin deserts that stretch northward from Nevada. The Boise area is a great place to live, whether it’s the vibrant cultural and entertainment opportunities, the friendly people or the mild climate. World-class mountain bike trails, whitewater rafting, skiing, fishing and hunting are just a short drive away!
We look forward to hearing from you!
Duties / Responsibilities
Basic responsibilities of the Design Engineer include:
· Utilizing MBS for designs – (Metal Building Software)
· Design and analyze pre-engineered metal building systems
· Perform calculations and structural analysis
· Provide design drawings to detailers
· Completing jobs with accuracy and in the timeframe consistent with expectations
· Assuring all building designs are processed in accordance with company guidelines and other governing codes and standards
Mandatory Minimum Qualifications
Qualifications for the position include:
· Requires B.S. in Civil Engineering (or foreign equivalent)
· 5 years experience designing pre-engineered metal buildings using MBS (Metal Building Software)
· Registered P.E.
· Demonstrated high level of productivity and attention to detail
· Effective communication skills (both written and verbal)
· Team player with sound judgment skills
We offer competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits to include:
· Top Pay
· Paid Medical Insurance
· 401 K
· Time-off Plan
· Relocation Assistance
If you are looking for a great opportunity and a long-term career, please email, fax or send your confidential resume with salary history to:
R & M Steel Company
Attn: Robert Roberts
P.O. Box 580
Caldwell, ID 83606
Toll Free Fax in the U.S.: 866-454-1801
| Pre-Engineered Steel Buildings |
MBMI Steel Buildings manufacturer of DelRay Beach, Florida ships pre-fabricated modular steel buildings for use as commercial or residential buildings, garages, churches, homes, and more. Call 800-293-2097
| Rustgo 195 |
2 platforms, ex condition, 6 ft extensions, like new tires, see at prairiehomes.net
| steel homes |
I am a distribtor of steel framing for new homes. If you are building a new home and want the best money can buy call me. We have monthly specials to save you money. David 806-866-9381
Most Popular Metal Building Cities:
Atlanta Georgia, Austin Texas, Baltimore Maryland, Boston Massachusetts, Charlotte North Carolina, Chicago Illinois, Columbus Ohio, Dallas, Denver Colorado, Detroit Michigan, El Paso, Fort Worth, Houston, Indianapolis Indiana, Jacksonville Florida, Las Vegas Nevada, Los Angeles California, Memphis Tennessee, Miami, Milwaukee Wisconsin, Nashville Teneesee, New Orleans Louisiana, New York, Oklahoma City, Orlando, Philadelphia Pennsylvania, Phoenix Arizona, Portland Oregon, San Antonio, San Diego, San Fransisco, San Jose, Seattle Washington, Tampa, Washington D.C.