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What Else can I Use a Steel Building For?
Thanks to some creativity, ingenuity and true flexibility, the possibilities for steel structures are truly endless. Many people tend to shy away from steel structures assuming they’re best used for commercial and industrial purposes only, when that couldn’t be further from the truth. Steel structures definitely have a firm hold on more industrial industries, frequently being used for factories, storage units and more, but there are more creative and alternative ways you can make the most of them as well. Thanks to easy construction and the lack of required maintenance, steel structures are the best solution to some of your most creative space issues. It’s important to consider just how much space you’re going to need for your project – as well as how much space you have to use. With widths up to 200 sq ft and unlimited lengths, there’s plenty of leeway when it comes to the size of your structure, and with a trussless design for most of our models – you have the flexibility to layout the building’s interior in any way you see fit without having to work around large, obstructive support beams that might dictate what you can put and where.
A home gym is a great use of a recreational steel building, particularly since the interior can be separated into so many different uses and sections. In a steel structure-based gym, it would be simple to create different areas for cardio, weight training and so much more so there’s adequate space for everything. Steel’s natural insulation will also make it much easier to keep cool, costing you much less in energy costs in the long run.
The industrial look of steel buildings makes it the perfect backdrop for different types of artistic space. You can get post-modern warehouse appeal quickly and easily by using a prefab steel building to create a studio workspace where you might even also display works by you or other artists.
Thanks to the storage capabilities of steel structures, it would actually be a fantastic above ground wine cellar to store all your favourites. You could possibly even include a bar in the space and customize the interior to accommodate entertaining guests if you so choose. While some homeowners are able to find space in their homes to store wine or have a bar, having the extra space to entertain is a great option to have. Built-in insulation, as well as how easy it is to add more, makes it simple to keep the structure the the appropriate temperature needed to keep the wines in good condition.
Though not necessarily alternative in nature, it’s a bit unconventional considering most homeowners would rather keep their office spaces inside their home. Having a separate area for working can help you focus and also keep your work life and home life completely separate. This is great for entrepreneurs who might work from home but still need the feeling of getting up and going somewhere as part of their routine to keep them productive.
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