In the United States of America, the automobile industry is exploding. Automobiles are used indefinitely, resulting in high demand for mechanics. If you want to open an auto repair company, you’ll need a solid structure that will last for decades with no maintenance.
Steel workshop constructions are the greatest of all the solutions available to you. For a successful business, mechanics prefer to invest in a prefabricated steel shop for a variety of reasons.
When you are planning an automobile shop with a metal building, you would have big plans to execute. For big plans come big building requirements that a steel building can fulfil.
A prefabricated automobile structure gives you 100% usable space with no internal columns. It means you get the liberty to use it any way you want. No obstruction restricts you from designing workshops and gives them an appealing look.
You can order a metal workshop building with up to 300’-width, which is far enough to set up your automobile repairing workshop conveniently.
Working with four-wheel machines requires large space with higher headroom. This makes maintenance and repairing tasks highly convenient.
Large headroom is required to utilize hydraulic breaks and life vehicles for easy under-chassis visibility. Metal buildings can be raised up to 42-feet, which gives you enough height to get each access to every part of your car and repair it with ease. Enough headroom also lets you maintain ventilation and air circulation properly.
Once you have made a decision and booked your dream steel building, you look for a quick installation of your workshop. Interestingly, a steel workshop is easy to install as they only require onsite assembly.
Steel workshop buildings arrive at your land in prefabricated components. It means they only require bolt connections that don’t take excess labor and high investment. Instead, the entire installation process can be done in a couple of days.
A big entrance must bring big and multiple vehicles into the garage/workshop. Steel garages give you this facility with big roll-up garage doors.
With prefabricated metal shop buildings, you can install standard roll-up garage doors or chain hoist garage doors that give you a wide opening for easy passage of vehicles. Further, you can install walk-in doors and windows for human operations and proper ventilation.
When working with machines with electrical connections, fire incidents are common. Hence, you require a structure that gives you complete protection during fire accidents. Steel is non-combustible, making it a perfect construction product for your automobile maintenance/repairing workshop.
Wooden framed buildings can easily catch fire, causing damage to the structure and parked vehicles. This isn’t a heck with steel buildings as it provides you complete protection from fire and keeps your entire workshop safe from any damages.
Power saving is essential to manage your expenses and increase your profit. Hence, people mostly prefer steel garage buildings that can save up to 30% of power bills.
A well-insulated steel structure requires less power to regulate the interior and maintain a normal temperature. This makes it a smart investment for mechanics who want an excellent building option with the least power consumption.
Proper ventilation is a necessity for a healthy and productive workspace. Steel buildings are resistant to pests, and termites, so keep your structure utterly safe from a moist and humid interior. Further, the right installation of walk-in doors, windows, skylights, and exhausts turns your workshop into a fully-ventilated structure.
The longevity of every building equally matters in your decision-making. A wood garage could fulfill your needs for 1-2 decades which is quite good. However, a prefabricated metal garage can give you double the service offered by wood. You don’t need to worry for 3-4 decades with one-time installation.
Furthermore, steel structures won’t require heavy maintenance as wood structures require. The maintenance cost of steel garages is also low, which won’t affect your pocket.
Viking Steel Structures has a wide range of metal workshop buildings available at affordable prices. Our metal building experts are available to assist you in the correct decision-making.
If you want a custom metal structure, use our 3D Building Estimator, which lets you customize any building from scratch. Once satisfied with the virtual design, you can order it with a small deposit and let us deliver it in the shortest lead time.