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Automotive Steel Buildings

Depended on leisure, errands, and work, cars and trucks play a pivotal role in modern societies. One pothole or hard stop can cause damage, so having an automotive repair shop nearby is essential.  

Get mechanics the prefab auto repair shop they want and when they need it with Braemar Building Systems. Our area of expertise is manufacturing custom steel building auto shops quickly and affordably. 

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Why Use Metal Buildings For Automotive Work?  

Auto repair shops have to balance retail comforts with industrial functionality while being close to the communities they serve. They must accommodate vehicles of all sizes, house parts and equipment, and offer places for customers to wait. It can be hard to find all these attributes in a traditional building.  

Prefab metal buildings, however, are quick to construct and fully customizable. They can be designed with front waiting areas and side or rear bay doors for easy vehicle movement. By using decorative parapets, overhangs, glass front systems, and block or stucco accents, their facades look just like traditional structures. 

Why Are Metal Buildings So Flexible?  

A pre-engineered steel building is a structure composed of a steel frame, roof, and wall panels that are manufactured at a factory. The components are delivered to a location and fastened together.  

Designs can incorporate personal and vehicular traffic entrances, decorative features, insulation, flooring, ventilation, and climate control. As a result, metal prefab auto repair shops offer many benefits.   

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Faster Construction Time 

Using prefabs can drastically reduce a project’s total build time. They’re typically delivered just weeks after design approval. This also allows for faster occupancy and earlier realization of revenue for business owners. 

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Greater Flexibility  

Buildings can be expanded in length by adding additional framing and wall and roof panels. Expansion in width and height is also possible.  

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Low Maintenance 

Weather-resistant paint is applied to cladding and steel in a controlled environment, resulting in enhanced durability and minimal upkeep costs. The paint provides an aesthetically pleasing appearance while protecting against degradation such as corrosion, pitting, and contamination. 

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Architectural Versatility  

Pre-engineered steel buildings can be outfitted with decorative accents like metal wall panels, fascia, canopies, and curved eaves. They can also accommodate pre-cast concrete wall panels, curtain walls, and block walls, among many other ornate wall systems. 

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Pre-engineered metal buildings offer significant savings. Structural component design, manufacturing, and on-site erection costs are lower than traditional construction materials and methods. With prefabs, secondary members and cladding bundled together can also reduce transportation costs. 

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High Quality  

Pre-engineered building components are manufactured entirely in factories with controlled conditions. They contain skilled personnel who operate advanced machinery. Precision testing and measurement devices verify accuracy. As a result, the quality exceeds other construction methods.  

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Energy Efficiency 

Insulated wall or ceiling panels offer superior thermal protection capabilities, helping maintain interior climate control regardless of external weather conditions. This keeps employees comfortable, products safe, and clients happy.  

Why Braemar Building Solutions

Custom Automotive Shop Solutions 

No two auto shops have similar needs. Braemar Building Systems partners with trusted general contractors or local builders who help clients to erect custom shops.

We’ve manufactured metal structures for a wide array of automotive applications: 
  • Automotive Dealership Service Centers 
  • Local Mechanics  
  • Import Maintenance Shops  
  • Tow Truck Businesses  
  • Classic Car Restoration Companies  
  • Parts Stores  
  • Big Rig Weight Stations  
  • Automotive Body Repair Shops  
  • Off-Road Outfitters  
  • Automotive Storage Warehouses  
  • Domestic Models Maintenance Shops  
  • Impound Car Lot Structures  
  • Performance Automotive Shops  


Every steel building auto shop we manufacture is designed to include enough space for employee offices, visitor waiting rooms, work areas, storage, and anything else required. They’re easy to construct but are built to last. Steel is very resilient to fire, wind, moisture, and mold. There’s minimal ongoing maintenance.   

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Our Process Explained

Our expert engineering team works closely with you to develop the best design for your client. Here are some things we take into consideration:  

  • The Intended Use 
  • Project Budget 
  • Site Size 
  • Foundation Type 
  • Bay Spacing 
  • Roof Slope 
  • Loads 
  • Wind Uplift 
  • Space Between Bearing Points 
  • Deflection Criteria 
  • Component Size And Weight 
  • Frame Type 

We can produce clearspan, multispan, extended bay, and lean-to frames. The best frame type for an application depends on a building’s size and intended use. 

After design approval, manufacturing kicks off. Braemar Building Systems has factories in the United States of America and Canada, allowing us to turn around orders quickly. Delivery time is also best in class.  

Creating Beautiful, Functional Spaces

With over 40 years of experience, we offer unparalleled pre-fabricated steel building quality and service. Here are customizable options for prefab metal automotive buildings:  

Several materials can be used for a pre-engineered metal building system’s external cladding. They include wood, tensioned fabric, masonry block, glass, concrete, and steel sheets. 

  • Eaves 
  • Downspouts 
  • Decorative Roofing Panels 
  • Windows 
  • Decorative Wall Panels 
  • Metal Roofing Panels 
  • Range Of Color Options 
  • Partitions 
  • Insulation 
  • Pedestrian Doors 
  • Skylights 
  • Vehicular Doors 
  • Wall Lights 
  • Trim 

Sizes for automotive steel buildings can range up to 700 ft. Heights typically go up to 40 ft. in length. Below are the common steel building sizes that are utilized for metal commercial building uses:

  • 40 x 60
  • 40 x 80
  • 50 x 100
  • 60 x 60
  • 80 x 100
  • 100 x 100
  • 100 x 150
  • 100 x 200

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Tell Us About Your Project

Eliminate the headache and hassle from auto shop creation with support from Braemar Building Systems. Our metal buildings are customizable, affordable, and manufactured quickly. 

General contractors and local builders can give us a call to learn more about our automotive steel buildings. We’d love to discuss your project in greater detail.

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The Braemar Building Systems team is dedicated to providing you with first-rate customer service and satisfaction. Please give us a call using our contact info below or fill out the form to reach out and one of our experts will be in touch shortly.

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United States Office
Braemar Building Systems
925 West Kenyon Avenue Suite 6
Englewood, Colorado 80110
Toll Free: 888-480-5552
Phone: 303-788-9991
Fax: 905-772-1533
Canada Office
Braemar Building Systems
3149 Haldimand Road 9
York, Ontario NOA 1R0
Toll Free: 866-382-5115
Phone: 905-772-1462
Fax: 905-772-1533