1. Upgrade Your Ranch with a Metal Barn: Part Two

    In part one of this two-part series on upgrading your ranch with a metal barn, we discussed some of the benefits of choosing a steel building over a wooden one to house your livestock and farm equipment. Here, we will finish the discussion with a few more benefits of metal buildings. Minimal Mainten…Read More

  2. Upgrade Your Ranch with a Metal Barn: Part One

    If you are a farmer or a ranch hand, you are already well aware of the maintenance and upkeep that your farm or ranch requires. You are up before the sun and go to bed with it, working hard in between. Over the last centuries, advances in technology have led to some major advances in farm equipment …Read More

  3. The Evolution of Horse Barns

    It is unclear when horses became domesticated animals, who had their own homes, the horse stable or barn. Dating back to the nomadic era, horses were essential to the lives of humans, but even the nomads did not have permanent human homes, so we cannot safely assume that the presence of a horse barn…Read More

  4. Protect Your Winter Toys With a Custom Enclosed Garage

    Colorado is one of the most active states in the United States. It’s beautiful landscape and mild temperatures that include all four seasons make it ideal for adventuring in the outdoors. More winter Olympians come from Colorado than any other state and even those from other states recognize the b…Read More

  5. Spring Cleaning Help With an Enclosed Garage

    Although we are thick in the middle of winter and the snow is still falling, spring will soon be on its way and that means spring cleaning! Spring cleaning may not be the most fun, but it helps to clear up clutter and lets you and your family breathe a little lighter. This spring, you may want to co…Read More

  6. Give a Little Love Back to Your Enclosed Garage

    Our garages have big responsibilities. They keep our cars — or whatever you store in yours — protected from theft, damage, and nature’s elements. Oh, does mother nature let us have it here in Utah! The desert sun blazing down, brutally burning everything in its wake all summer long, then dumpi…Read More

  7. How a Metal Building Can Help You Prepare for an Alabama Spring

    The Roll Tide has receded for another eight months and hurricane season closed without too much fuss this year. Now, it is time to get to work preparing for the Alabama Spring, which could be here any day now! To get ready for the hot, sticky summer, there are a few things you can do on the mild Feb…Read More

  8. Benefits of Galvanized Steel in Metal Buildings

    At Wholesale Direct Carports, we use galvanized steel in most of our metal buildings, including our carports, detached garages, RV carports, and horse barns. We use galvanized steel in our products because it is the best bang for your buck and, in the right conditions, will allow our metal buildings…Read More