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Advantages To Quonset Huts Vs Traditional Building Structures

Quonset huts provide several advantages over traditional buildings due to their arch-style design, corrugated steel panels and limited labor needed for construction. From it’s predecessor the Nissen hut to the World War II Quonset hut to now – arch buildings have come a long way and have continued to improve with advances in steel manufacturing technology. Check out some of our favorite stories from real customers and SteelMaster team members that highlight the many advantages of prefab steel Quonset hut kits.

Steel Carports vs Aluminum Carports: What are the differences?

All carports are not built the same--we’re here to let you know some of the key differences between aluminum carports and steel carports.

Contractor Goes Coast-to-Coast For SteelMaster Structures

Shiver Construction Company has worked with SteelMaster for eight years on complex, large scale projects including the Austin Animal Center and Coachella.

SteelMaster Quonset Hut Survives Category 5 Hurricane Michael

A SteelMaster Quonset hut survived Hurricane Michael, a category 5 storm that had 160 mph winds at landfall--the strongest since Hurricane Andrew in 1992.

Alaska’s 7.0 Magnitude Earthquake No Match For Quonset Hut

An Alaska couple's SteelMaster Quonset Hut was in perfect condition after a 7.0 magnitude earthquake ripped through the state.

Four Reasons to Choose a Steel Building Over A Fabric Building

From the clear span design to overall shape, fabric buildings seem to have a lot in common with steel buildings. However, there are significant differences.

Pole Barns vs Steel Barns: What are the differences?

When choosing a building, it's important to look at all of your options. Here are some differences between pole barns and SteelMaster metal barns.

Three Common Misconceptions About Steel Buildings

There are many myths and misconceptions about Quonset Hut™ style steel buildings, and we’re here to put them to rest.

The Anatomy of a SteelMaster Building

SteelMaster's Quonset Huts are some of the strongest buildings in world. Their anatomy allows them to withstand heavy snow loads and strong winds.

SteelMaster Customer Raves About Excellent Customer Service

A SteelMaster Buildings customer praised our customer service team for their constant communication after he noticed his skylight was damaged.

The Life-Saving Impact of a Quonset Hut During Hurricane Maria

Jose Malave, a longtime SteelMaster customer and business owner in Aibonito, can now add one more title to his hat; Hurricane Maria Survivor. He rode out this horrific storm in his SteelMaster building.