Steel Building Kit in Keene, New Hampshire

Erected in Keene, New Hampshire, this state-of-the-art pre-engineered metal shop merges aesthetics, innovation and quality craftsmanship.  Engineered by Sunward Steel in March 2021, this custom-built steel building kit meets the precise needs of the buyer, with the final product boasting ample interior space, a durable, eye-catching exterior and heavy wind and snow loads. 

The metal building has a wide, unobstructed clear span that provides plenty of room for storage or projects, making it well-suited for anyone with woodworking, automotive or outdoor interests. Designed for comfort and energy efficiency, the metal shop building has 6” of WMP-VR-backed roof and wall insulation, which keeps the interior comfortable year-round while giving the shop’s interior walls a smooth, finished appearance.  

Natural light floods the steel shop’s interior thanks to the inclusion of four conveniently placed windows, while a 10’x10’ overhead garage door provides easy access for vehicles, equipment and supplies. Polar White exterior paint and complementing Hawaiian Blue trim give the metal building nice curb appeal while blending well with the surrounding landscape. Durable, multifunctional and quick to erect, this metal shop building is well-equipped for life in New England and serves as a reliable solution for a wide variety of needs. 

Building Specifications

Spacious and versatile, this prefabricated steel shop building is 30’x40’x12’ and has a 4:12 roof pitch that prevents rain or snow from collecting on top or making its way inside. In addition to the overhead garage door, the steel shop has a traditional 3070 walk door, and all (4) windows in the building are 3’x3’. 

The building meets or exceeds the building codes and regulations in place in the Keene area, featuring a 115-mph wind speed rating and an upgraded, 92.8-psf snow load. These additions enhance peace of mind for the building owner, and they also ensure compliance with local standards, which the buyer verified with the local building department before signing off on the shop’s design. 

Spacious, durable and thoughtfully designed, this metal shop building effectively combines functionality and good looks. Great for use as a workshop, storage space or hobby area, the shop meets the various needs of the owner while adding value and beauty to the surrounding property.

Situated in southwestern New Hampshire, the city of Keene is part of Cheshire County. It sits about 42 miles from Concord, the New Hampshire state capital, and about a 65-mile drive from Manchester, New Hampshire’s biggest city.