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What is a Steel Portal Framed Building?

What is a steel portal framed building you may ask?  In simple terms, they are low-rise structures consisting of rafters and columns.   These common structures are widely used in the UK.  It is estimated that 50% of constructional steel used … Continue reading

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5 Steps to the Basics of Steel Framed Buildings

5 Steps to the basics of Steel Framed  Buildings will help you understand that they are   really quite straightforward. So, to help you understand the lingo that is used, below is  some basic information regarding the terminology used and the … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Why Steel Buildings are Popular

So, why are steel buildings so popular at the moment?  Building construction costs have definitely been on the rise recently.  But having a building constructed out of steel is so Continue reading

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Steel Buildings and Snow – What you Should know!

Snow and ice can be a real problem for steel buildings.    Here’s what you should know to prepare for the potential heavy weight settling on your roof  which could stay for days! Continue reading

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Building Your Dream Steel Garage Building!

Building your dream steel garage building, whether you are a car fanatic, car collector, or just need a garage to park your car, prefab steel buildings are the perfect solution for you! Continue reading

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Steel Framed Building for Northants Fire and Rescue Service

Steel Framed Building for Northants Fire and Rescue Service has just been completed.  The client came to Sharp and Strong requesting a steel framed building to be used as part of their training program. The Steel Building This steel framed … Continue reading

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Steel Framed Workshop Building

Steel Framed Storage Workshop building has recently been erected in Oxfordshire for our client. Steel Building Details 5.7 metres wide x 21.5 metres long and 3.4 metres to the eaves. 2 x roller shutters both measuring 3.79 metres wide x 3 … Continue reading

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3 Tips on making your New Steel Building Look Better

When we think of steel, we think boring! BUT, you can transform a steel building into a beautiful work of art!  And here are 3 tips on making your steel building look better. 1.       Add colour  Colour can make or break … Continue reading

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What does your steel building quotation mean?

What does your steel building quotation mean?  Well, in most cases it is fairly easy to understand it will give you the Steel building information about sizes and the price – easy yes?  No, what about the jargon that goes … Continue reading

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Which roof style will you decide for your new Steel Building?

Which roof style will you decide for your new Steel Building?  Are you in the process of designing or building a new steel framed building? If so, chances are you are considering one of the two most popular roof types … Continue reading

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