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By: Julie Kimpel
August 1st, 2022

We get it. Words like “inflation" and “recession” have you nervous. You start asking questions like:

Posts | Warranty

By: Angie Dobson
April 9th, 2019

What do big purchases (e.g., appliances, electronics, pole barns, and vehicles) have in common?  Warranties. Those written guarantees by manufacturers to purchasers promising to repair or replace defective products/services with a specified period. Most product warranties are available on the manufacturer’s website. So, where can you find your post frame builder’s warranty? Is it listed on their website too? Or, do you have to speak with a salesperson?

Posts | Structural Integrity | Warranty

By: Angie Dobson
October 17th, 2018

After months of mulling around the idea, you’ve decided to build your dream pole barn. In your spare time, you research quality pole barn builders in the area. You slip on the reading glasses and scour through countless brochures to educate yourself over post frame construction.  You stumble across a design online tool to help visualize the perfect floor plan. Then, you request a quote from your preferred builder. All those years of saving money has finally paid off!