Steel Building Installation Service

Putting together a steel-framed building is an ambitious project, but certainly a fulfilling one. All our steel building kits come with instructions and guidance on the best way to erect them and, with the right tools and enough hands to keep things in place, any broadly competent builder can knock one of these kits together. This simplicity of design and ease of construction are two of the great benefits of steel buildings. For those of you who would rather leave your steel building installation to the professionals, the team at Atlantic Steel Buildings have you covered. Safe and secure There’s
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Why Bolted Connections are Better than Screws

When it comes to putting together steel frame buildings there are several ways you can go about it. You can connect the joining parts with bolts or screws; you can even choose to weld them, if you have the tools and experience to do so. Here at Atlantic Steel Buildings, we favour bolted connections as they offer several advantages over their screwed-in counterparts. What’s the difference? At first glance, the difference between bolts and screws is purely cosmetic. Both employ an etched groove down their centre length to attach two or more materials together. However, their modes of operation are
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How Long Do Steel Buildings Last?

Steel buildings are rightly regarded as a sound investment, as they are noted for their durability and longevity. Compared to other building materials like timber or plasterboard, it really is no contest.   That said, there is no easily definable answer to how long they will last, as there are too many variables to take into consideration. You need to look at the quality of the materials and the construction, as well as the environment it is in, what the building it used for, and how well it is maintained.   Here at Atlantic Steel Buildings, we provide and erect
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Is Your Steel Building Green?

In today’s climate it falls to all of us to minimise the environmental impact of our business decisions – decisions that include erecting new buildings. With so many construction options available, where do steel-framed buildings fall in terms of being eco-friendly?   The answer might surprise you. Less waste Steel-framed buildings are pieces of precision engineering. All the segments are pre-fabricated before being shipped to the construction site. Not only does this make construction of the building itself fast and simple, it also means there is little in the way of leftover parts. Indeed, the waste from a steel-framed building
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Popular uses for steel frame buildings

Here at Atlantic Steel Buildings, we have been creating and constructing steel frame buildings for customers across the UK for 13 years. Because we design our steel frame buildings from scratch, no two are the same – we can create a bespoke building to suit any specifications. That said, there are certain uses for steel frame buildings that prove extremely popular among our clientele, and with good reason. Here are just a few of those, to give you some idea of the possibilities. Domestic steel frame buildings For our domestic customers, the most popular request we receive is for steel
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Cladding a Steel Building

Atlantic Steel Buildings have vast experience of designing and installing steel buildings for clients across the UK, we are experts in understanding what is important to the overall functionality and longevity of the building.  One important element to consider in a building’ s construction is cladding. What is Cladding and why is it used for steel constructions? Cladding is extra layers that are placed outside of a building for a range of purposes including providing insulation for occupants within the building as well as serving as an aesthetic presence to make the outside appearance of a building more attractive.  With working
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Benefits of A Steel Building

At Atlantic Steel buildings we are passionate about the steel architecture that we build for clients all over the UK. For us, steel frame buildings have such an advantage and are the ideal building medium for a whole host of applications. But what is it that we love about these buildings and why do we feel they are preferred construction option for garages, outhouses, agricultural sheds, storage and more. Steel Buildings Are Built To Last Strength and durability are big concerns when considering a new structure. Problems with this will affect the longevity of the building, necessitating in repairs and
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Hot Rolled Steel Building Kits

As one of the UK’s most respected steel building suppliers, we know what we’re talking about when it comes to the various properties of steel. A versatile material in its own right, it can be manufactured in a number of different ways, each of which imparts different characteristics to the finished product.   Two common varieties in the steel building industry are hot-rolled and cold-rolled steel. You might have seen the construction materials of a given building labelled as such. What are these processes, and what do they mean for your steel frame buildings? Hot-rolled steel Hot-rolled steel is manufactured
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Why Use A Steel Building?

  Are you thinking about a new building? Whether you’re looking to build a shed or an aircraft hangar, steel buildings are the best for a whole host of reasons. At Atlantic Steel Buildings we’ve got the answer to all your building needs and can help you every step of the way. Read our guide to find out why steel buildings are a cut above the rest. Speed of Construction This is likely the most commonly heard benefit of steel buildings. The speed and ease of construction blow away the competition. Our steel buildings are prefabricated to precise measurements. We
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Will The Use of The Building Affect The Design?

Designing steel buildings from scratch is not an activity to be taken lightly. Here at Atlantic Steel Buildings, we have been designing, manufacturing, and erecting steel frame buildings for customers up and down the country for a long time, and we know the sorts of things that need to be taken into consideration even prior to the design stage. For example, will the use of the building affect the design? The simple answer to that is: yes. When it comes to designing steel buildings, the first question we ask is “what is the building going to be used for?” It
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