Pre-engineered steel buildings can be fitted with different structural accessories including mezzanine floors, canopies, fascia, interior partitions etc. and the building is made water proof by use of special mastic beads, filler strips and trims.
This is very versatile buildings
systems and can be finished internally to serve any functions and accessorized externally to achieve attractive and unique designing styles. It is very advantageous over the conventional buildings and is really helpful in the low rise building design.
Pre-engineered buildings are generally low-rise buildings however the maximum eave height can go up to 25 to 30 meters. Low-rise buildings are ideal for offices, houses, showrooms, shop fronts etc. The application of pre-engineered buildings concept to low-rise buildings is very economical and speedy. Buildings can be constructed in less than half the normal time especially when complemented with the other engineered sub systems.
The most common and economical type of low-rise buildings is a building with ground floor and two intermediate floor plus roof. The roof of low-rise buildings may be flat or sloped. Intermediate floors of low-rise buildings are made of mezzanine systems. Single storied houses for living take minimum time for construction and can be built in any type of geographical location like extreme cold hilly areas, high rain prone areas, plain land obviously and extreme hot climatic zones as well.