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Prefab Barns and Outbuildings for Rural Living

How Steel Barns and Farm Sheds Increase Property Value

Rural dwellers find prefab barns and outbuildings enhance country living.  Pre-engineered steel barns and other steel structures create space for agricultural products, animals, equipment, vehicles, storage, and so much more.

The Protection of Metal Prefab Barns and Other Rural Steel Buildings

The purpose of most rural barns and buildings is protection.  Steel barns, farm sheds, and other outbuildings stand up to the rigors of country living.

Drawing of a prefab barn with a covered entryway.Prefabricated steel structures offer built-in resistance to damage from:

  • Howling winds
  • Pounding rain
  • Heavy snows
  • Devastating fires
  • Sizzling lightning strikes
  • Shattering earthquakes
  • Wood-hungry termites
  • And even irritating mold

Metal prefab barns and steel buildings do not attract birds.  However, web-trussed metal buildings and wood barns invite birds in to roost and nest, fouling the contents of your buildings.

Nor do metal pole barns, steel farm sheds, and storage buildings require the unrelenting maintenance so common with wood-framed rural structures.

The Value of Metal Barn Kits and Steel Rural Buildings

Photo of a large steel covered riding arena.Quality steel outbuildings increase the resale value and appeal of a rural property. Built strong to last long, RHINO prefab metal buildings remain attractive and functional decade after decade.

On the other hand, an old, leaky, dilapidated wood structure in need of repairs actually decreases your property value.  Such eyesores send potential buyers away to search for better-maintained rural properties.

In some areas, wooden pole barns actually violate local building codes.  Trying to sell a property with such a blatantly illegal structure becomes almost impossible without extensive— and expensive— reinforcement, repair, or removal.

RHINO Metal Pole Barns, Farm Sheds and Steel Outbuildings

Photo of a red metal barn with white trim and two large overhead doors.RHINO’s steel buildings meet all your rural structure needs, including:

  • Barns
  • Crop storage
  • Dairy barns and milking houses
  • Farm equipment storage
  • Feed storage
  • Fertilizer sheds
  • Hangars
  • Hay sheds
  • Gorgeous RHINO white metal stables with an attractive dark red metal roof.Livestock shelters
  • Offices
  • Open-air or indoor horseback riding arenas
  • Poultry houses
  • Sale barns
  • Stables
  • Storage buildings
  • Truck, trailer, or RV garages
  • Workshops


Rural dwellers trust RHINO metal barn kits and prefab outbuilding kits to provide the strongest possible protection at the best possible price.

Call RHINO Steel Building Systems Today

RHINO infographic with 12 Tips for Planning Farm Buildings.Call RHINO Steel Building Systems today at 940.383.9566 and learn more about The RHINO Difference in metal buildings.

Ask one of our experienced rural building specialists for more information about RHINO prefab metal barn kits and other steel buildings for farm, ranch, and country living.

(Updated 3-10-2021.  Originally published 8-1-2017.)