Steel buildings have a variety of uses nowadays, from retail storefronts to industrial factories. One use that is less known is as churches. Small churches in particular are choosing pre-engineered metal buildings, for their exceptional features and affordable costs.
These buildings are available in any size and style, they are 30% faster to install than traditional buildings and also cheaper. If you worry about their aspect being suitable for a church, don`t! Metal buildings can be easily covered in panels, brick, glass, stucco, concrete or in other materials, so that no one can tell they hide a heart of steel.
Steel buildings can create inspiring worship places with soaring ceilings. They will be strong and durable, because steel has the highest strength-weight ratio compared to other structural materials.
This type of metal building transformed into a church remains cost-effective, providing great protection from the elements and even from severe weather phenomena, such as earthquakes and hurricanes. Steel buildings will not be attacked by termites and will not allow mold buildup or other moisture problems that could lead to premature aging. This is why a steel church building will have lower insurance rates.
Finally yet importantly, this type of building is easy to maintain, which means that it will put even less pressure on the church operating budget.