ENGINEER’S TIPS

Tips

How Do I Know What Size Slab To Do?

When it comes to the thickness of your slab, it’s entirely your choice – the decision to pour a full slab and it’s thickness is dictated entirely by your buildings usage. Our steel buildings are designed to only require a pier under the I-Beam. Your concrete provider will utilize the drawings that come with your Gable Steel Building to tailor the design of the piers, ensuring a perfect fit for your specific use case. Feel free to collaborate with your concrete provider to create a foundation that suits your preferences and fits seamlessly with your new steel building!

Do I Need A Special Installer To Assemble?

Here at Gable Steel Buildings, we’ve crafted our structures to offer a hassle-free bolt-together building solution, streamlining much of the work before it ever arrives at your job site. If the idea of handling the construction on your own seems daunting or if time is a constraint, worry not, as any local contractor with can efficiently and cost-effectively erect your Gable Steel structure. 

Whether you choose a local contractor or take on the project yourself, we’re committed to making the process of getting your steel building up and running as seamlessly as possible.

 

Are The Sizes Of The Buildings Already Set Or Can I Pick My Own Dimensions?

At Gable Steel, we understand that every project is unique, and that’s why we offer both pre-configured dimension packages and the flexibility for custom design solutions. If you have specific size requirements or a distinct vision in mind for your home or business, our team is here to collaborate with you. Engage with our project consultants to discuss your needs, and they’ll provide expert guidance to ensure your steel building not only meets but exceeds your expectations, delivering a solution perfectly tailored to your project goals. Whether you choose from our existing packages or opt for a custom design, Gable Steel is committed to delivering a building that not only fits your space but also aligns seamlessly with your functional and aesthetic preferences

What Is A Framed Opening?

Georgia Steeldominium

we prioritize precision and convenience. We pre-cut and label all openings for your doors to eliminate the need for field modifications to the framework. This meticulous approach ensures that the building is designed to withstand the specific stresses and loads created by your openings, providing you with an air tight and structurally sound solution. By taking care of the details, we aim to provide you with a streamlined construction process that contributes to the overall efficiency and durability of your steel building.

What Style Doors Can I Place In My Steel Building Kit?

When considering doors for your steel building, we provide a diverse selection to suit your needs. The choice is yours for either a commercial-rated steel Roll Up Door or an Overhead Door. Our Roll Up Doors, neatly hoisted into a canister using a chain, preserve usable space where as overhead sectional doors follow a track and are available in insulated or non-insulated models. Both of these styles are available with electric openers for additional convenience. If their is a need for specialized requirements, we can help source the right door for your project, just let your project coordinator know your vision.