Can Pre-engineered Metal Buildings Be Used For Sports Facilities?

Posted by CDMG Team on Feb 11, 2021 3:43:37 PM
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When you think about a sports facility, the first thing you think of is a huge football stadium or basketball arena.

But don't forget about your local sports facilities and complexes.

Sports facilities, more often than not, are constructed using prefabricated metal building kits.

Sports arenas and recreational facilities rely on clearspan structures that are only available with prefab metal buildings.

Prefab steel buildings allow for easy configuration and reconfiguration of any space. It's one of the reasons pre-engineered metal buildings are popular choices for residential and industrial metal buildings. 

With steel buildings, you aren't limited by beams that break up the interior of the structure.

You can also change your building's interior at any time to accommodate new needs, including waiting rooms, offices, and much more.

Both of these things are extremely important for sports facilities.

A fitness or recreation center can swap out equipment, add new classrooms, or remove rooms to create more open space. The process is straightforward.

This allows you to stay on top of your customer's changing expectations.

Prefabricated metal structures allow you to create a building that can house various fitness and leisure activities.

  • Bowling alleys
  • Natatoriums
  • Indoor sports courts
  • Yoga studios
  • Martial arts centers
  • Dance studios
  • Indoor fields
  • Crossfit Gyms

In the article below, we will discuss why pre-engineered steel buildings are ideal for sports and recreational facilities.

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Why Is A Steel Building Best for Indoor Sports

Why Choose Steel For A Sports Facility?

Steel is a durable, low-maintenance, and cost-effective option for your sports complex or recreational facility with clearspan capabilities.

The strength of steel allows for clearspan framing that allows for up to 300 ft. of column-free space

This allows you to customize the interior and exterior of your prefab recreational building to fit your needs. 

Also, compared to traditional materials, steel offers superior durability. 

Prefabricated metal recreational buildings won't rot, warp, or decay like traditional wooden buildings will. 

Metal buildings are resistant to damage from insects and rodents, offering low-maintenance, long-lasting performance you can rely on. 

Because of steel's durability, you can count on a low-maintenance design, saving you time and money on maintaining your building.

This allows you to focus on running your sports complex. 

Prefabricated metal recreational buildings also allow for quick erection.

This saves you money on labor and installation costs.

It also gets your sports complex up and running sooner, allowing you to start earning revenue as quickly as possible

The durability of steel also means you'll spend less money on maintenance costs over the life of your metal building. 

Steel is also the most recycled material on the planet. 

100% of steel is recyclable at the end of your building's life, and businesses can use it over and over again without a loss of quality. 

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Custom Recreational Buildings

Prefab metal buildings can also be completely customized to meet your aesthetic and functional requirements. 

The exterior of your structure can be designed to support several conventional wall systems.

With your steel building, you can use metal panels, brick, stucco, or tilt-up. 

There are also various metal panel styles and profiles that are ideal for both roofing and wall applications. 

You can choose from a large selection of colors to add curb appeal to the exterior of your sports facility. 

There are also countless accessories designed to add functionality and aesthetic appeal to your structure. 

Eave extensions help direct water away from the structure of your metal building, and door canopies can protect athletes, coaches, and other visitors from the elements when they step outside. 

And with clearspan capabilities of up to 300ft, you can partition the interior of your recreational facility however you'd like without worrying about support walls. 

This allows you the freedom to create designated spaces for locker rooms, workout rooms, viewing areas, offices, meeting spaces, and more with complete control over the design.

If you like, you can also add a mezzanine to maximize your prefab steel building's interior space and add a little visual appeal.

If you want a modern look inside your facilities, you can use metal liner panels. 

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Let CDMG Metal Building Systems help with your sports facility

Contact CDMG For Help With Your Next Structure

If you're ready to build or expand your sports complex, CDMG is prepared to build the facility you need and deliver the best value. 

Our pre-engineered metal building systems are available in different sizes, with numerous layouts, multiple interior and exterior colors, and multiple optional additional components.

When you partner with CDMG for the construction of your metal recreational building, you are never alone.

Stumbling and missing deadlines during the construction phase on your Fitness Complex could be detrimental. 

Each time a deadline is pushed back is another day of labor wages and another day further from collecting profit from the complex.

CDMG's Experienced Pre-engineered Metal Building Contractors work quickly to finish your project on time and on budget

To see how we can help you with your prefab metal sports facility, click the button below.

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