Storage Buildings of Birmingham
Wood versus Metal
Which is better wood buildings or Metal buildings? That
depends on what you want to use the building for and the
degree of importance you place on appearance, durability,
cost, and other factors. How much do you want to spend?
Metal is a cheaper option. Do you want durability? Wood is a
better option. A little maintenance and paint every 5 - 7
years or so will keep a wood shed from rotting, or with
pressure treated siding a wood building is virtually
maintenance free. Wood is an excellent choice - very
durable, long lasting, and you can keep it painted to match
your home. Metal buildings are lower cost, particularly for
a large building, but they are not as astatically pleasing.
Wood Building Options & Choices
cabin or playhouse is available in many different sizes and
styles depending on its uses and customer preferences. Sizes
range for 8'X12" playhouse to a cabin as large as you would
like and your lot will hold. Styles run form plane rustic
utility to very fancy and elaborate. Siding options include
pressure treated T1-11, painted house siding, and vinyl.
Building Walls & Exterior Siding
Aesthetics and durability are the two major functions the
siding and wall framing serve. In order to fulfill these two
requirements our standard walls are constructed using the
finest grade siding available. The wall framing utilizes 2x4
studs on 16" centers. Cabins and palyhouses can be sided in pressure treated T1-11 siding, painted house siding,
vinyl, or many other options. Siding panels are screwed as
well as nailed to provide added strength.
To insure the longest lasting defense form rain and the
elements while giving the most uniform appeal Storage
Buildings of Birmingham standard roofing is high quality 30
year asphalt shingles or a high grade metal roof that
carries a 20 year warranty. Internal moisture can also cause
damage in our Alabama climate and through the use of ridge
vents, and custom cross ventilation vents protection is
installed to insure the release of the excess moisture.
Are you ready for your new cabin or playhouse? Give us a call at (205)-821-7056 today or
request a quote online and let us give you a free
estimate. We serve all of Birmingham and north Alabama
including Tuscaloosa, Jasper and the over the mountain area.
What if you rent?
What if you rent or lease and want a cabin or playhouse?
That need not need to be a problem. While if you build a
permanent structure on your landlord's property it becomes
his, we can build you a portable building, up to 12' wide.
That way when you move you simply move your building.
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