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The FBi Blog

Information that gives you insight into post-frame construction and in making your building project a success.

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Cost  |  Pole Barn Kit  |  Residential Buildings

How Much Does a 36' x 56' Pole Barn Kit Cost?

Over the last couple of months, we’ve been going into detail with our pole barn kits’ price and building features. We’ve discussed pricing options for a 24’ x 24’ x 10’, 24’ x 30’ x 10’, and even a 30’ x 48’ x 12’ (just to name a few).  This week we will be looking at cost and building materials for a 36’ x 56’ x 12’ pole barn kit. This will also be our last pole barn kit break down (unless we decide to add more to our material package options).

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Building Maintenance  |  Energy Efficiency  |  Posts  |  Structural Integrity

5 Easy Ways to Winterize Your Pole Barn

It’s official! Colder temperatures are among us, and long gone are the days of warmth and light. Winter is right around the corner...no matter how hard we try to ignore it.  Here in the Midwest, we’re no stranger to ample amounts of snowfall, ice accumulation, and blustery winds. When the chill makes its appearance, we take several precautions to prepare for its brutal arrival.

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QLYFT Building System: Transforming Post Frame Construction

“There’s a better way to do it – find it.” This fundamental truth has been one of FBi Buildings’ guiding principles since our founding in 1958. During our 60+ years of business, we’ve consistently pushed the boundaries to find and use high-quality building materials so your pole barn can withstand the test of time. 

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Cost  |  Pole Barn Kit  |  Residential Buildings

How Much Does a 30' x 48' Pole Barn Kit Cost?

It’s no surprise that pole barn kits are becoming more popular. They’re an easy option to choose for someone who is interested in building a pole barn but doesn’t want to spend a lot of money, or even for those who enjoy tackling DIY projects on their own time.  Not only that, they’re almost readily available at your larger home improvement stores (think Menards, Lowes, etc.) or through your local post frame builder. However, the main difference will be the quality of materials that make up your material package.

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Building Tips  |  Post Frame Homes  |  Posts  |  Residential Buildings

The Pros & Cons of Building a Pole Barn Home

You’ve been talking about building a pole barn home for quite some time, and you’re ready to pull the trigger. You’ve spent countless hours reading design magazines, scouring Pinterest for the latest trends, and viewing online galleries of finished building projects. With so many options readily available, how can you possibly narrow them down to fit your style?

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Cost  |  Pole Barn Kit  |  Residential Buildings

How Much Does a 30' x 40' Pole Barn Kit Cost?

If you’re an avid reader of the FBi blog, you probably have noticed that we’ve been going into detail with our pole barn kits’ price and building features. We’ve discussed pricing options for a 24’ x 24’ x 10’ pole barn kit, as well as a 24’ x 30’ x 10’ pole barn kit.  This week we will be looking at cost and building materials for a 30’ x 40’ pole barn kit.

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