Why Use a Metal Building System for an Addition?

12 Sep 2019 Pre-Engineered Buildings

There are many reasons to use a metal building system for an addition to a pre-existing structure. Depending on the purpose and design of a building, a pre-engineered metal building extension may be the best solution for your needs. Consult an expert, like the ones at Ferro Building Systems, to make sure that a metal building system is the best option to suit your specific requirements.

Reasons to Use Pre-Engineered Metal Building Additions

If you need a building extension added to your existing facility, there are many reasons to go with a metal building addition. Some of the benefits of pre-engineered building extensions include:

Speed of Building

Pre-engineered metal buildings have incredibly fast construction times, meaning that your building extension can be built and fully operational in no time. Adding an extension onto a facility can be intrusive and disrupt daily activities, so it is important to use a system that is as simple and quick to construct as possible.

Durability and Longevity

Pre-engineered metal structures have incredibly long lifespans, due to the type of material that they are made out of. Whether you are using the building extension for extra storage, office space, or delivery bays, a metal building system will be able to stand up to the daily wear and tear and outlast any other method of building.


With the right expertise and craftmanship, metal building extensions can be added to nearly any type of building, which makes them extremely versatile. They are able to be outfitted to be used for any purpose, and they are suited to all kinds of environments.


Pre-engineered metal buildings can be designed to take on a wide variety of different facades and aesthetics. This means that they can be made to match an existing building, or they can stand out with a new, contrasting style.

To discover more reasons to use pre-engineered buildings in Alberta agriculture, or to find out about some of the metal building options that we offer, please contact Ferro Building Systems at 604-530-3224 or fill out a contact form on our website.