1. 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

  2. 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

  3. How to Upgrade Your Metal Garage

    Detached metal garages are gaining in popularity as an inexpensive option to building an addition to a home. There are many reasons to install a metal garage as your next home improvement project. Once you have your metal garage, you can begin to upgrade it. Here are just a few ways how: Install an …Read More

  4. How to Insulate Your Metal Garage

      Metal buildings such as a detached garage are not typically assembled with insulation. In certain regions, insulation is not a requirement, and depending on what is stored in the metal building, may be an unnecessary step. However, in most regions, insulating your metal building is beneficial to …Read More

  5. Customizing Your Detached Garage

    When you are looking to purchase a detached enclosed garage, there are many options available to customize your structure. Do you need an A-frame roof, walk-in doors, windows? Would you like a standard frame or welded trusses? Knowing exactly what you want can be a little overwhelming if you don’t…Read More

  6. How Metal Buildings Respond to Mother Nature

    A common myth is that metal buildings cannot stand up to adverse weather conditions the same way other buildings can. We are flabbergasted that this is a popular belief because it is far from true. Here, we will explore some forces of nature and how metal buildings hold up. It should be noted that t…Read More

  7. 7 Tips for a Successful Garage Sale

    Your garage has turned into a storage unit of all the things you don’t want or need or all the things that no longer fit in your proper home. A great idea is to offload all this excess stuff and make some money while you’re at it. If you are ready to purge, you could list your stuff on an online…Read More

  8. 6 of the World’s Coolest Garages

    Typically, when we think of a parking garage, we think of the dark, multilevel towers found in most big cities. In various places around the world, architectural genius has been on display through creative parking garages. Here is a list of some of the world’s coolest garages. Parkhaus Engelenscha…Read More