Comparing Steel Sheds with Concrete Buildings



Steel Shed vs Concrete Shed

Concrete Building
Steel Shed

Wont rust, dent or scratch

Prone to denting and scratching and if  not cold rolled steel it will rust

Wall thickness:

75mm of vibrated concrete with high tensile steel reinforcing bars

at best less than ¾ of 1mm (.7mm)


A standard concrete building 5 x 3m will weight 3,500 kg

A steel building weight will vary greatly ( 300 – 550 kg )


Can look just like a block built building without the inconvenience of months of various trades cluttering up your garden

Can end up looking like a commercial shed in your garden