Building construction is expensive, especially if you are looking for more room in the home or for your business. Throughout the country, people are replacing traditional structures with a metal pole building.

We invite you to continue reading the learn about a few ideas and inspirations for the installation of a pole building for your home or business.

5 Reasons to Construct a Pole Building

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If your home needs a place to put vehicles or you need more space for them, you may consider installing the SteelMaster USA to shelter your automobiles. You might get something as simple as a carport or go as large as a machine shed.

If you do choose this option for a pole building, also add a workshop for your tools or keep lawn equipment and other items. However, be sure to install safe heating options if the winters get cold where you live.


You are looking for a new place to relocate your business yet want to keep the moving costs down. You might consider the construction of a pole building. The costs are less to have one custom made you that to gut and reconstruct a structure that might have problems. So, talk to the manufacturer to see what options are available and what pricing you may expect.

Recreational Area

Pole Building for She-Shed

Get away from the stress of your daily life by putting up a small pole building to use for a man cave or a she-shed. For instance, set up comfortable seating inside and install a reliable heater and air conditioner depending on the temperature outside.

Also, hook up a television if you are hoping to use it to watch the game. Or, if you like to sew or craft, install electricity for a sewing machine and bring in craft tables and drawers for storage. You might also host guests here by putting in-game tables and other forms of entertainment.


It might seem like an unusual location, but a pole building is an option if you want a new home for your church. The interior is typically open. The manufacturer custom builds it so that it is attractive while adding rooms for classes and offices. As long as local regulations allow, it’s easy to purchase a plot of ground with the building erected in very little time.

Event Center

Perhaps you own a plot of land and want a new business opportunity. If you like putting on parties, consider putting up a pole building and renting it out for events. This would work especially well if your area is wooded and scenic so that guests can take pictures while they are celebrating.

You would need to do very little to the interior to get ready. However, you will need to get tables and chairs for renters to use. You will also want to research what types of licenses you will need, such as food service or liquor, so you will know what amenities you can offer to those who wish to use your facility.

What ideas or inspirations for pole buildings do you have? Let us know in the comments below. We’ve also included other interesting links below for your information and enjoyment.

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About the Author: Patricia Davis Brown

Patricia, like her blog, is not a one-dimensional designer, which is evident in her accolades of 17 national design awards. Over a 38-year career in the industry, she has carved a niche in several areas of design. Licensed in interior design and certified in kitchen and bath design, she offers a full menu of design services ranging from whole house interior design, kitchen and bath design, lighting design, full remodels, commercial design and universal (ADA) design. Patricia is a sought-after speaker in the industry and has been published in many publications as seen on her interior design firm’s website, She writes for such publications as QuinStreetinc, Relaxed Remodeler, and talent offering design tips.