The Steelcorp experience

The Steelcorp experience

More than just a shed company: the Steelcorp experience SteelTalk webinar series: Episode 5 In the final episode of our webinar series for 2021, the Steelcorp team breaks down how we’re much more than just a shed builder. From ROI comparisons for different commercial structures through to feasibility studies of your land, we’re with you […]

Owner builder process

Owner builder process

The owner builder process: what you need to know SteelTalk webinar series: Episode 4 The owner-builder model is a great way to maintain control over your commercial shed project, but it’s not for everyone. We often get asked whether being an owner builder is the right choice: it can be, but it requires some experience […]

Approval Process

Approval Process

How does the approval process for commercial sheds work? SteelTalk webinar series: Episode 3 When you’re looking to invest in a commercial shed, the approval process can be quite daunting. There are legal aspects to consider, council approvals, architects to consult, builders to organise, and so many things to do and keep track of that […]

Designing a Commercial Structure

Designing a Commercial Structure

5 Things to consider when designing a commercial structure SteelTalk webinar series: Episode 2 Often people fail to think long term when designing a commercial structure. The result is that when your business grows and changes in the future, the shed can require extensions – or potentially an all-new build – adding up to considerable […]

Commercial Structure Budgeting

Commercial Structure Budgeting

The 4 things you must know when budgeting for a commercial shed SteelTalk webinar series: Episode 1 When looking to build a new commercial structure, we find that a lot of people only think about the land and the shed costs when considering their budget. However, there are four things that are often overlooked when […]

Shed heights and sizes

Shed heights and sizes

Standard heights, spans and bay sizes for commercial sheds Steelcorp uses several different standard sizes to fabricate our steel shed structures. Standard shed spans (widths) 18m, 21m, 24m, 30m, 36m The span is the width across the front of the shed from one side wall to the other. This is called the apex or gable […]

Product Warranty

Product Warranty

Does Steelcorp offer a product warranty? Steelcorp is one of Australia’s most experienced steel shed design and construction firms. With over 100 years of combined experience, our team knows how to build a shed the right way. However, peace of mind is (of course!) very important for our customers, and that’s why we offer a […]

Shed Extensions 101

Shed Extensions 101

How to extend your steel shed the right way There are two types of shed extensions: the ones that are meticulously planned for, and those that are tacked on at a later date. If you’re building a shed and there’s a possibility you might need additional space in the future, it’s best to let us […]

Bay sizes for sheds

Bay sizes for sheds

Steelcorp’s standard bay sizes Key takeaway: Steelcorp’s standard bay sizes are 6m, 7m, 7.5m and 8m When you’re considering building a commercial steel shed or industrial building, it pays to know some of the standard sizes that we need to work with. Along with standard heights and spans, bay openings are built to standard sizes […]