Prefabricated Steel Barndominium in Killingworth, Connecticut

Sunward Steel Buildings, Inc., was proud to fabricate and supply this pre-engineered steel barndominium for a customer in Killingworth, Connecticut, in February of 2002.

The bardominium combines a residential area with an attached shop and garage, the building serves a multitude of purposes, making it an ideal investment for a contractor, automotive enthusiast, collector or craftsman. Durable, reliable and attractive all at once, the building offers ample architectural appeal, and surrounding it are 2.5 acres of lush, wooded property and a private backyard.

Versatile, Economical Connecticut Construction Solutions

Increasingly, buyers in need of reliable, long-lasting places to live, work or play are investing in prefabricated metal buildings like this one, which are highly versatile and customizable in accordance with a buyer’s unique needs. Nowadays, steel buildings can offer the same architectural appeal as virtually every other building type, but they are typically stronger and easier to maintain than most alternatives.

This particular steel bardominium building blends a residential area with space to work, store assets or use however the owner desires, and it has maintained its attractiveness and functionality through the years while requiring only minimal maintenance in return. Located in south-central Connecticut, the town of Killingworth is a part of Middlesex County. The community sits about 24 miles outside New Haven and about 10 miles northeast of Guilford.

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Building Specifications

Offering unsurpassed strength and durability, the steel building features premium-quality steel construction and stands 40’x40’x12’ in size. It features an unobstructed clear-span design, which maximizes interior square footage and space to work, while the building’s high clearance makes it well-suited for servicing or storing vehicles or other oversized toys, equipment or machinery.

Dark Green in color, the steel building features a matching roof and trim, and the roof has a 5:12 pitch, which blends well with the surrounding property. It also features (1) 3070 opening enclosing (1) 3070 walk door and several enhancements added to improve ventilation, including (2) 21”x21” wall louvers with pull chains.

Because Connecticut is prone to sometimes-heavy rain and snowfall, the steel building also features several accommodations made to help prevent moisture from collecting in places where it could potentially cause damage. Such enhancements include an eave gutter along two sides of the building and 60 linear feet of downspouts distributed across four locations. Additional customizations made on account of climate considerations and building code requirements include an 85-mph wind speed rating and a 35-psf snow load.