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The Best of 2020: A Year in Review

2020 was a big year for all of us. Due to your support over the last year, FBi was able to: Survive COVID-19 Break into new sales territory by expanding into Michigan and Wisconsin Launch the QLYFT building system None of this could have been possible without the dedication of our hard-working team and our loyal customers.  Here's a look back at our top blogs, videos, resources, and post frame projects of 2020.

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Building Tips  |  Comparisons  |  Pole Barn Builders  |  Posts  |  Videos

FBi Buildings vs Eastern Iowa Building: Who’s Best for Your Project?

Our next post frame builder comparison features Eastern Iowa Building (EIB). They construct agricultural, commercial, residential, and equestrian buildings with a commitment to exceeding customers’ expectations before, during, and after the sale.

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Building Construction  |  Building Design  |  Posts  |  Site Preparation

What Foundation is Best for a Pole Barn?

When it comes to building a pole barn, there is no one-size-fits-all option to choose from. Post frame buildings are custom built to appease every customer’s wants or needs, so no two pole barns will ever be alike.

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Building Design  |  Building Features  |  Building Tips

What Are the 5 Key Benefits of a Post Frame Building?

When people think of a post frame building or pole barn, they might envision farm shops, machine sheds, or even horse barns. The common misconception about post frame construction is that it’s primarily used for agricultural buildings because farmers need the wide, open space to store their equipment.

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Building Design  |  Building Features  |  Posts

5 Pole Barn Roof Styles: Which One Will You Choose?

A new year brings new projects to improve your property, and building a pole barn is at the top of that to-do list. As you design your post frame building, you’ll have the option to customize the roofing material, color combination, roof style, and pitch. Some choices are easy to make; meanwhile, others require a more in-depth thought process.

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Building Construction  |  Building Features  |  Posts  |  Structural Integrity

Why Are Pole Barn Snow Guards Important?

Winter weather is officially here! You know what that means...it’s time to put the snow shovels and ice scrapers to work.

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