Trim Kit These
trim kits are sometimes used for a more ornate appearance at the
upper left and upper right corners of garage doors and larger
door openings. The consist of J-Trim and 2' braces to support
the trim kit.
square tubing along the base and sides of the building onto which the legs
The bow is a single piece of square tubing bent to shape to make the roof of
Sometimes referred to as concrete wedge anchors. Concrete anchors used in
building installations on concrete in place of the rebar, to
secure the building to the surface.
Braces (Leg Braces)
Corner braces are U-shape steel channels that are used to help
reinforce the structure of the building. On all of our
buildings, four 2 feet long leg braces come standard and they
are installed on each corner of the building. Additional corner
braces are available at an additional cost. We recommend the use
of 2 feet long corner braces on each building leg (2 per bow).
For buildings with legs that are taller than 8 feet, we
recommend that customers upgrade to 3 feet long corner braces on each
corner and we also recommend that they be installed on each leg
of the building (2 per bow).
Steel panels, usually installed horizontally, with the same
curve as the bow of the building. They are usually up to one
panel deeper than the traditional gable end. They can be installed on
either end of the building and they extend down, usually, up to
three feet down from the top of the
legs up. Extended gable ends can be installed vertically at an additional
A steel panel, usually installed with horizontally-mounted
panels, with the same
curve as the bow of the building. They can be installed on
either end of the building and they extend from the 4 inched
below the top of the
legs, upward. Gable ends can be installed vertically at an additional
Our garage doors are the roll-up type. As the door is raised,
they roll into a
cylinder or barrel shape above the door opening. We offer a variety of sizes up
to 10' x 10'. Please note there are no windows in our garage
doors and they are only available in white.
Sometimes referred to as perlins, hat channel is used on
carports and garages with vertical roof systems and/or vertical
sides and ends. It supports the panels on those systems.
Headers are placed at the top of the door frame when a door
opening is requested, whether it is an opening with or without a
door (walk-in or garage) is installed.
J-trim is used as trim underneath extra paneling on
the sides of carports (optional), around walk-in doors, garage
doors, and windows to provide a finished appearance. We offer 13 different colors.
L-trim is used as trim on the ends of the panels of regular style
carports to provide a finished look. L-trim is also used one the
exterior corners of garages. We offer 13 different colors.
Lag bolts/screws are used to secure the building, in the place of rebar
or concrete anchors, when installing on wood.
If lag bolts are needed, they must be supplied by the customer
at the time of installation.
Legs are the vertically installed lengths of square tubing that connect the
bows or trusses (top) to the base rail (bottom). 12 Gauge legs are 6 feet
to 12 feet in length. 14 Gauge legs are 5 feet to 12 feet in
Mobile home anchors are used to secure the building in an installation
where concrete is not used. The disc at the lower end of the
anchor is helical in design. They can be installed as
an option on all other buildings at an additional charge.
Our panels are 29 gauge steel. They are 3' wide and they are available in standard
lengths of 21', 26', and 31'. We offer 13 different colors.
Rebar is a common steel reinforcing bar. Our rebar anchors are
made from this reinforcing bar and they are approximately 30"
long. They have a 5/8" nut welded onto one end. They are
installed through a hole drilled into the the base rail and they
secure the building in both ground and asphalt installations.
Ridge cap is a piece of metal that sits on the ridge of the roof
or all vertical roof carports and garages, connecting both sides
of the roof.
Snow braces U-shaped steel channels that are installed at the
center bend of the bow all structures to reinforce the roof.
They are also sometimes referred to as center braces or peak
A truss is a triangular shaped structure that is made of steel
and they are stronger than a bow. They are standard on buildings
larger than 24' wide. Trusses are optional on buildings that are
24' wide and less.
The tubing forms the frames of our structures. We offer as standard, the 14 gauge 2-1/2" x 2-1/2"
square tubing. As an option, our buildings can be constructed
with a stronger 12 gauge 2-1/4" x 2-1/4" square
tubing, at an additional charge.
Our optional walk in doors are 34"
x 72" and they have a 9" x 9" window, and they
Our optional windows are 30"