Verified FBN Member (NE)

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Looking to put a building up any suggestions on post frame or steel, and radiant heat vs floor heat.


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Verified FBN Member (IA)

In floor is very nice. Floor is always warm and dry.


Verified FBN Member

In floor heat is very nice All depends on how often u open door to reclaim heat in winter we have in floor and radiant heat but our doors op...

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Verified FBN Member (MN)

I have several steel frame buildings. If you are going over 60 feet wide, the steel buildings will probably be more competitive. I would a...

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Verified FBN Member (IN)

minimum for steel is 2.5 I believe


Verified FBN Member (NE)

Looks like around $35/sq ft

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Verified FBN Member (SD)

Have you gotten any quotes yet? I'm starting to look as well.

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Verified FBN Member (SD)

I talked with *********** at the Farm Show in Vermillion, SD last week. They said $40/sq ft for concrete and the building, but they expect a...

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Verified FBN Member (NE)

I have a few post frame quotes. Steel builders act like they are swamped under haven’t received any from them yet.


Verified FBN Member (IL)

I would price both types to see what the difference in price is and if there is any. I went with steel because it was cheaper 12 years ago a...

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Verified FBN Member (MN)

Can't beat in floor heat especially with a wood boiler.

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Verified FBN Member (NE)

I have an Astro 72 X 120 shop that is a top mount post frame building. It doesn't have posts in the ground it sits on a stem wall. I have f...

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