What are the differences between a wood pole barn vs an all steel building?


Building Type Comparison      Wood Pole Barn      All Steel Building    
Engineer Certified and Stamped

NO

YES

Life Time Engineering Certification

NO

YES

UL Class 2 Fire Rating

NO

YES

Permanent Structure

NO

YES

Low Maintenance

NO

YES

Higher Resale

NO

YES

Clear Spans up to 200 ft wide

NO

YES

Vaulted Ceiling Space

NO

YES

Faster Construction

NO

YES

Varmit Proof

NO

YES

Lower Insurance Rates (up to 30%)

NO

YES