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Building Metal Structures for Less

Keep It Simple and Save on DIY Metal Building Kits

What is the best way to cut costs when building metal structures?

Keep your building design simple.

Icon image of scissor cutting a credit card representing cutting metal building prices.We all have the tendency to let our dreams outpace our budget on construction projects.

During the exciting planning stage, it is easy to lose sight of the overall cost.  However, with a little careful thought and planning, you can save bucks and still have a highly functional structure that fits your needs.

Fortunately, you are on the right track with an affordable prefabricated metal building.  No other building system promises the efficiency and economy of a prefab steel building.

Building Metal Structures for Less with a Basic Box

To cut the price of a steel building, think inside the box.  Just remember, the most economical construction shape remains a basic box.

Photo of a RHINO HyperBuilt single-car garage.Think of it this way: the more complicated the design, the more steel the design uses.  Hence, prices for metal buildings are lower on simple building designs.

Nothing beats the cost of steel building kits with a plain square or rectangle shape and a low-pitch roof.

Furthermore, the more intricate the building design, the longer the construction time.  Consequently, less steel and less time equals less money spent.

It is that simple.

Cut the Price of a Metal Building with RHINO

In an effort to bring the best pricing to customers interested in basic metal building kits, RHINO unveiled its HyperBuilt Series.

From a modest 480 square feet to a spacious 1,560 square feet, these basic-box steel building wonders deliver the most bang-for-the-budget-buck available today.

Chart shows the eight metal building sizes of RHINO's HyperBuilt series.Moreover, these simple building designs deliver fast, too. In fact, HyperBuilt kits arrive in as little as two weeks after ordering.

Choose from 10-foot or 12-foot building heights.

If your budget allows, you may also want to include some of the following options:

  • Delivery on a Moffett Lift Truck that unloads the kit for you
  • Upgrade wind loads from 115 to 145 mph
  • Gutters and downspouts with kickouts
  • Upgraded painted roof with 40-year warranty
  • Attractive contrasting wainscot and exterior trim package
  • Additional framed opening for an endwall
  • DripXTM condensation barrier


The price of a metal building is lower on uncomplicated, box-shaped structures.

Call RHINO for Details

Speak to a RHINO steel building specialist today about our simple building designs. They will give you more information and prices for metal buildings.

Photo of a man ordering a RHINO metal building by phone.These highly trained and experienced professionals also offer expert advice on more ways to cut prices for steel buildings.  In addition, these specialists in metal building kits supply free quotes.

They can also provide you with details on the do-it-yourselfer’s dream metal building kits— RHINO’s HyperBuilt Series.

Call RHINO today at 940.383.9566!  From a small backyard workshop to a gigantic steel warehouse, RHINO designs the best steel structures at the best prices.

Be sure to check for RHINO’s current special pricing on select building kits, too.


(Updated 9-25-2019.  Originally published 1-23-2018.)