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Metal Workshop Buildings: Prices and Details


At Alan’s Factory Outlet, we offer a wide selection of durable custom shop buildings designed to satisfy your needs, including metal workshop building kits. Our prefab shop kits come with everything required to have your steel workshop assembled in no time! We offer free setup of our metal workshop building kits, but if you’d prefer, we can also deliver the unassembled metal garage to your property along with its hardware, doors, windows, and instructions to walk you through how to build a workshop yourself. Either way, when you buy a steel workshop at Alan’s Factory Outlet, you’re investing in a high-quality and inexpensive workshop that will serve your family for many years to come.

How Can You Use Our Prefab Shop Buildings?

Our steel buildings and metal garages can serve a variety of purposes. They are frequently used as storage sheds, cheap workshop spaces, and car/boat shelters. Steel buildings are a wise choice for a workshop because they offer safety and protection for your valuable tools and other equipment. Whether your hobby is woodworking or fixing up old cars, a sturdy metal structure from Alan’s Factory Outlet can be a great place to get it done!

Benefits of Owning a Metal Building

When you use a prefab shed or garage as a metal shop building, you’ll enjoy many benefits. For instance, our metal sheds have the advantage of being lightweight and easy to assemble. Plus, they’re designed to withstand heavy winds, blizzards, and pounding rain.

Unlike wood, steel is not susceptible to fire, rotting, or warping. And also unlike wood, your space will be safe from termites and rodents. How well does steel work? Shop with us and see for yourself! Although steel shop buildings require very little maintenance, do keep an eye out for rust. Overall, it is very easy to maintain metal shop buildings, and you can be assured that they won’t develop mildew. Just soap and water should be all you need to keep your steel shop clean.

Another benefit of owning this type of structure is its environmentally friendly material. The steel used in our metal shops is 100% recyclable and doesn’t release pollutants into the air like certain types of treated wood may. Steel shop buildings are energy-efficient and provide you with a comfortable atmosphere to work in. In addition, these structures are non-combustible, reducing the likelihood of fire due to lightning or electrical accidents.

Important Considerations When Choosing a New Building

Before placing your order for custom shop buildings, it’s important to do your research. We recommend that you first calculate the amount of storage space you’ll need. When considering metal workshop buildings, prices and add-ons will be affected by the dimensions you’re working with. Measure the area where you want to put your metal workshop building to see how much room you have. Then, decide what size metal workshop you want. Remember, few people complain that they have too much space: If in doubt, size up! You’ll still have an inexpensive workshop that you can be certain meets all your needs.

At Alan’s Factory Outlet, you can choose from many customization options to get the right steel workshop building for you. Shop our standard sizes or choose your own, then pick out a color. To customize it further and make it personal, you’ll have the option to choose from a variety of styles of doors, windows, and roofs.

Keep in mind that for the best results, it’s important to build your structure on a level piece of ground. We suggest putting down a concrete pad to give your building a stable foundation. Not surprisingly, buildings with a properly prepared foundation last much longer than those without a strong base.

Shop Buildings’ Prices and Sizes

If you’ve taken a look at your budget and wondered, “How much to build a workshop?” there is no single concrete answer. Metal shop prices can vary widely, from $2,955 for the smallest size to $193,540 for the largest. We carry metal buildings ranging from small 12-by-21-foot spaces perfect for sculpture artists or tinkerers to vast, 60-by-300-foot steel structures to hold your hot rods. When you’re building a workshop, cost will fluctuate based on many different factors. For a better steel building cost estimator, take a look at the chart below, or go take a look at our detailed price lists for smaller and larger metal buildings.

Typical Shop Building Prices

40×20$7,295 metal carport
50×48$17,295 open cover
40×80$25,090 sides and ends open
60×200$133,890 fully enclosed

These are some of our most typical metal shop prices for standard sizes. Our price charts can guide you to a better estimate of metal workshop prices tailored to your needs, or you can always call us for a quote.

Learn More About Building a Shop

How Much Does a Workshop Cost?

This depends on your needs and expectations for a workshop. For instance, many woodworkers opt for a 24×26 shop, which starts at $5,010. But artists might want something smaller, like a 12×26 metal building that costs $3,350, while someone who fixes up cars might need something much larger, like a 50×100 space, which costs $67,440.

What Sizes Do Metal Buildings Come In?

Our building come in a huge variety of sizes. Some are large enough to serve as a small garden shed or workshop, while others could house a vehicle. You’ll find sizes ranging from 12×21 to 60×200 in our inventory. If you don’t find exactly what you’re looking for, contact us and we’ll see if we can customize an order for you.

How Much Does it Cost to Build a 32×40 Metal Building?

Our 32×40 prefab shop buildings have a base price of $10,695 for a carport.

How Much Does it Cost to Build a 40×80 Shop?

Metal shop prices for 40×80 sheds are $25,090 with the sides and ends open.

Order Your Ideal Metal Workshop Today

Ready to create your own perfect work space? Placing your order online is easy, but if you have any questions, we’re here to guide you through the process of customizing your metal workshop building so you can purchase a structure that’s perfect for your property. Don’t forget that we provide free delivery and setup in many states, so you don’t have to go through the hassle of building a shop alone!

Call now to speak with one of our helpful staff members and get started ordering your new metal shop building.