Metal Buildings are the new trend that comes with versatile designs and offer varied benefits to the owner. A Metal Carport, Metal Garage, or Steel Shed can safeguard your essentials like a car, RV, ATV, boat, etc. from adverse weather. However, buying a metal building in Iowa is tricky if you are a newbie and don’t have proper assistance. Viking Steel Structures is your companion that gives you the best recommendation from our extensive metal building catalog alongside offer easy payment options.
Metal building prices in Iowa depends upon multiple factors. Some crucial factors are listed-below:
Steel Prices Fluctuation: Your steel building price in Iowa isn’t fixed as steel price fluctuates depending upon market demand, availability of raw material, economy, etc. Being a global commodity, steel prices are subjected to change, and hence, it’s unpredictable to assure a fixed building price at any period. Furthermore, any unpredicted natural disaster also has a substantial impact on steel prices. With the increased import of steel, you require to pay less, whereas it is priced high during the shortage.
Customizations: Everyone orders a custom metal building in Iowa with customizations to meet their needs. With every customization, the price of your metal structure varies from its basic structure. Customization required for a standard metal carport is different from aircraft hangers. Accessories uses & customization options that most commonly changes in building prices are:
Buildings Size: The dimension of a commercial metal garage is different from a standard metal garage; hence the price varies accordingly. Bigger sizes require more material, increasing your cost. However, you can use a metal garage for versatile purposes. So, it’s better to call our metal building experts at Iowa to know the exact price of your dream steel building.
Location: Metal buildings are engineered to meet your local codes and confront local weather conditions. In the northern US, wind and snow are prominent problems; hence, you require heavy-duty metal structures. Certified metal buildings in Iowa can provide you complete protection from unexpected damages. Atmospheric conditions and environmental hazards are considered to decide the best fit building for your location. Ultimately, the building price varies accordingly.
Construction Costs: At Viking Steel Structures, metal building installation is entirely FREE. Yet, if you rely on third-party contractors, the final price fluctuates. Moreover, construction costs do vary area-wise, where the northern US costs more as compared to down-south. Check the below table to learn more about our wide range of carport prices based on roof styles. This pricing is for 29-Gauge roofing with 5’ on center, 6’ side height, and 14-Gauge 21/2" framing. For pricing on custom enclosed buildings, side entry garages, utility carports, or horse barns, please feel free to talk to us at 877-801-3263.
Gauge is a standard measuring unit which defines the thickness of a metal sheet or steel sheet. Every carport or metal structure company uses it as a standard term to describe the quality of the metal sheets. We have frames available in either 12-Gauge or 14-Gauge galvanized steel, and for the roofing panels, we use 29-Gauge or 26-GA premium steel.
Gauge represents the thickness of the metal sheet; its values are presented inverse i.e., the lower the Gauge, the stronger the metal sheet. 12-Gauge metal sheets have thickness 0.1084 inches, whereas a 14-Gauge metal sheet is 0.0785 inches thick. If you live in an area experiencing rough windstorms or heavy snow, we recommend the stronger and more robust 12-Gauge metal sheet option. The 14-Gauge metal sheet is the industry standard for frame thickness and accepted everywhere for building metal carports and garages. Both Gauges are safe to use in your building structures, including metal carports, steel barns, metal workshops, steel garages, custom metal buildings, RV Covers, and other utility carports. The 14-Gauge tubular frame has 2 ½” x 2 ½” steel tubing, whereas the 12-Gauge – 2 ¼” x 2 ¼” steel tubing which is Heavier and stronger than the 14-GA – 20-year limited warranty on rust-through of frame assuming routine user care/maintenance.
Garage door prices vary with sizes; below is the price sheet, which features garage door sizes with their respective prices in the Iowa. Feel free to choose from a range of color options below to select a door that best fits your needs. Please remember that certified doors are only available in white as of now.
|Size||White Door||Colored Door|
According to American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA), North American Fenestration Standard (NAFS), Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA), there is a rating system that defines the load, wind, and snow a door can handle and withstand in its end-use application.
Our certified doors are pressure rated, which means they are rated for wind and pressure.
Durable swing style doors are preferred for instant access to your metal garage, side entry garage, pole barn or metal barn. Walk-in doors or pedestrian doors are available in two types: with and without windows. Our walk-in doors are available with the custom frame out options.
If you want to install your own door or windows, frame-outs are the best suitable option. Call us and let us know if you want us to build openings in your enclosed structures, and we will do it for you. In Iowa frame-out pricing is as follows:
|45′ Angle Dutch||$75|
Metal structures conduct heat and transfer heat in and out, which causes condensation. Insulation is entirely optional and is charged $0.75/sq ft for Single Bubble and $1.00/sq ft for Double Bubble. If you want to buy enclosed steel structures with insulation in Iowa, please let us know when you order the metal building so that our installers can build your garage with insulation.
Get metal garage accessories in Iowa and increase the usability & durability of the structure.
Gable End: This is a triangular portion of the upper-end wall, which does not include any walls.
Garage Overhead Door: Garage overhead door is the most usable part in your building in which you can also add insulation to reduce the transfer of temperature into your garage.
Windows: Windows helps in letting in sunlight and gives a beautiful view of your surroundings.
Sky Lights: The skylight panels come on a 36” Wide x 144” Long, which can only be used on vertical roof and walls. These come with class “A” fire rate that can resist heat and can stand up to harsh conditions.
Walk-In Door: Walk-in doors provide secure entry into your steel building without having to open the large door often used for large vehicles constantly.
Roll-Up Doors: Commercial Roll-up doors come with dual springs to help the door move up and down with little effort. These have extruded aluminum on the outside that prevents rust and corrosion from reaching the inside of the door. The Garage roll-up doors are made of 26-Gauge hot-dip galvanized steel, which is durable and rust-resistant for decades.
Insulation: Reflective insulation is available i.e., ICC-ES recognized and energy star qualified, which works in temperatures as extreme as -20 degrees Celsius and as high as 80 degrees Celsius.
Wainscoting: Using wainscoting, you can add an exceptional view to the exterior of your metal garage.
Over conventional buildings, metal buildings offer various benefits added with low-maintenance costs. Iowa metal garages are convenient to install and durable to shelter your vehicles, livestock, farm equipment, or other valuables. Check out the ultimate benefits of buying prefabricated metal buildings in Iowa.
Budget-Friendly: Where wood buildings and concrete buildings require high cost, steel building structures are cost-effective and don’t harm your pocket either way. With a small deposit, you order your dream building and pay the rest via RTO or Financing.
Highly Durable Structures: Steel is a durable metal; hence you can 100% rely on its strength. Furthermore, steel has a high strength to weight ratio, which makes it lightweight yet highly durable to safeguard your essentials from harsh weather.
100% Galvanized Steel: Steel can corrode when exposed to moist air. However, when galvanized with the layer of zinc, steel can stay as-is for decades. Hence, entire steel structures Iowa are manufactured with 100% Galvanized steel. Initial Galvanization also increases your building life, with minimal maintenance. Moreover, galvanization also strengthens your steel building with an extra protection layer against corrosion.
Minimal Maintenance: Stick buildings require frequent maintenance to keep them alive. Wood buildings are prone to moisture, high winds, which leads to rotten wood. This requires routine and consistent maintenance. However, custom metal buildings Iowa don’t demand high maintenance. Instead, you can use them for decades at minimal maintenance costs.
NOTE: You are still recommended to avoid dead-leave storage on the roof that can halt water drainage and creates water storage problems.
Versatile Design Options: Many of you believe that steel buildings are limited to a few designs, but you can order from a wide range of metal structures. Each metal building is made to suit customer’s needs; hence they are different from one another. From design to color, you can choose according to your likings.
100% Customizable: You can customize your metal structure entirely based on your necessity. From standard metal carport to the commercial metal structure, you can customize everything. Moreover, you can also customize the building based on its color, dimensions, root-style, and more.
Quick Installation: Iowa Steel buildings are delivered at your property, in prefabricated components. Hence, you need to bolt them together. So, you can save a significant sum on the labor cost as we save your time. Pre Engineered metal buildings are quicker to install when compared with conventional metal structures.
Pest Resistant: Wood is most affected with pests, and they damage your essentials, haystack as well. However, steel offers complete security against poets and ensures that your farming essentials, haystack, etc. are fully protected from environmental damage.
Building Permits and Certifications: A certified steel building is a structure designed by an engineer. It has ratings for bearing heavy wind and snow load. As a metal building owner, you may need a permit and certification to install a steel building. It is easy to get permits and certificates in Iowa for your steel structures. A permit from your local building authority ensures public & property safety, and it is also a significant undertaking that makes sure to avoid legal issues in the future. Getting permits is essential, particularly in areas where high winds, hailstorms, and heavy snows are frequent.
FREE Delivery & Installation: With every building you order, you get FREE delivery & installation.
Fire-Resistant: Fire is an environmental hazard that degrades human life as well as destroys your valuables. Protecting your essentials using steel building is a smart option as steel buildings are 100% fire-resistant.
Looking to buy the best metal building in Iowa? Viking Steel Structures now bestow you 15 color options and 4 color options for garage doors. You can directly order online or call our metal building experts in Iowa at 877-801-3263. Steel building owners can choose colors for trims, walls, garage doors, roof, and gable. From available color options, you can choose whatever suits you best and fit best with your surroundings.
The use of custom metal buildings in Iowa entirely depends upon your necessity. Above all, investing in a steel structure gives you a sturdy shelter to confront harsh weather elements and protect your valuables from unwanted damages. Nowadays, people consider metal structures for different purposes, including parking, maintenance workshop, prefabricated metal home, greenhouse structures, horse barn, home office, fitness center, and many more. Call us today at 877-801-3263 and talk to our building specialist to get the best assistance in selecting the best-fit metal structure for you.
Below listed are prominent fields where steel buildings are used:
At Viking Steel Structures, you can choose from steel carports, metal garages, metal barns, prefab metal buildings, and numerous other building designs. However, depending upon your property area and necessity, you can order different metal garages’ designs & sizes. When selecting the perfect size of your Iowa metal building, you must consult with our building experts. Broadly metal building dimensions are categorized as:
Standard Metal Buildings: Iowa Standard steel structures include metal structures with width ranging from 12’ to 24’. You can customize your standard metal structure according to your necessity. For standard structures, you have regular, a-frame, and vertical roof styles.
Triple Wide Metal Buildings: Triple wide metal buildings are best suited for wide purposes. Its width varies from 26’ to 30’. Triple wide structures are most preferred buildings for varied needs, including commercial as well as personal needs.
Commercial Metal Buildings: For bigger buildings, commercial metal buildings are best suited. These buildings have a width ranging from 32’ to 60’.
Among all buildings, 20’ wide metal garage is widely used for parking two cars or to create a garage/workshop. These metal garages are ideal for protecting your vehicle from rain, snow, wind, and other weather elements.
Metal Carports: Viking Steel Structures provides a wide range of steel carport made with 100% American made steel. Our Iowa metal carports are made by renowned manufacturers and hence can serve you for the coming decades. Metal Carports are sufficient to shelter your car, RVs, boat, farm equipment, or anything else from harsh weather conditions.
Metal Garages: Whether you need a storage compartment to declutter your home or need extra space to park your vehicles, you always need a metal garage that can serve all your purposes. You are offered with different types of metal garages that include:
Metal Barns: Our metal barn buildings are fully customizable to meet your needs and keep your livestock, farming equipment, and large vehicles protected from weather elements. All metal barns in IA are built to last long and serve you without fail. Whether you are looking for a traditional metal barn or a horse barn, we provide you a reliable metal structure with easy payment options.
Metal RV Covers: Conventional RV covers aren’t successful in protecting your Recreational Vehicles. Hence you need metal RV Covers to safeguard your RVs from environmental troubles. Steel RV Cores range in size from 18’ wide up to 24’ wide and come standard with 13’ legs with the option to reach 16’ tall. You can order it with double legs and double base rails for add-on protection and durability of your Steel RV Cover.
Metal Combo Units: Metal Utility Buildings are multifunctional metal structures that can bestow varied necessities depending upon your requirements. Many times, you require a custom-built storage building attached with a lean-to shed. Metal Garages with Lean To can fulfill your needs and give you ample space for the stage and parking. It’s also a perfect patio area to enjoy nature and shelter your essentials simultaneously.
Commercial Garage Buildings: Metal buildings wider than 32’ are considered as commercial steel buildings. Commercial structures at Viking Steel Structures are built with high-end craftsmanship and are available with easy customization options. These buildings are great for parking farming equipment, storing building materials, and large construction equipment.
Farm Buildings: These buildings are commonly known as agricultural buildings (AG Buildings) that are used in farming operations and raising livestock. Metal farm sheds are ideal for hay storage, farm equipment storage, tractor sheds, and animal shelters. We offer strong and long-lasting agricultural steel buildings in Iowa that can be customized according to your needs at an affordable range of agricultural buildings prices.
Metal Building DIY Kits: Steel building DIY Kits is the simplest and most efficient way for fast building construction. Our DIY kits in Iowa are strong, durable, beautiful, versatile, simple to erect, easy to care for, eco-friendly, and economical. DIY kits don’t require any cutting, welding, or heavy equipment for lifting steel frame components. Instead, all parts can be handled with average human strength and assembled with standard household tools.
Viking Steel Structures offer a stress-free financing option to pay your building amount through monthly installments. With no hidden charges, you can get metal building financing for any metal building that suits your needs. Our metal building financing program facilitates the following trait:
Our Metal Building Rent-To-Own program provides a flexible option to order a prefab steel building with a small upfront. We offer robust and reliable steel buildings in Iowa with our quick & affordable RTO program. You can even get complete ownership of the building with our easy rent-to-own program. Take advantage of the rent-to-own options without worrying about financing.
For any doubts regarding RTO, reach our building specialists at 877-801-3263.
For all your metal building requirements in Iowa, Viking Steel Structures gives you a perfect buying option. There are several convincing reasons to order from us:
Want to know more about the payment options for metal carports in Iowa? Give us a call at our toll-free number 877-801-3263, and our building experts will answer all your questions to make the right decision and buy the best for your property.
Estimated Delivery time frame isn’t guaranteed, but Viking Steel Structures provides you a time frame when you have the maximum possibility to get your metal building.
|Time Frame||Possibility of Metal Building Delivery|
|10 days to 60 days||50%|
|61 days to 80 days||30%|
|81 days to 100 days||19%|
|101 days or over||1%|
We have wide coverage in the United States of America, with quick delivery & installation. Below is the detailed list of service areas where Viking Steel Structures bestow its services.
Interestingly, we are an authorized dealer of top metal building manufacturers. Hence you can entirely rely on our services. With unmatched prices, you can choose any structure from our catalog. In most of the cities in Iowa, we offer services with more than one manufacturer. With dealerships from renowned manufacturers, Viking Steel Structures covers the entire country.
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