Garage Buildings strives to be more than just a great metal building provider. Our goal is to excel in all aspects of what our company does. From customer service, delivery, and support. Our team is dedicated to ensure you are always covered no matter the circumstance.
Our quality products are built steel strong right here in the USA! Our outstanding, knowledgeable design consultants uphold true integrity by providing our customers with a transparent pricing quote; no gimmicks, no hassles. Our 20+ years of Experience has built trust within the Steel Building community, our valued customers and our dedicated staff. As we have grown to become one of the largest Carport, Garage, and Metal Building providers in America, the one thing which stands true after all these years is our continued commitment to our customers. Start as a customer, leave as family.
We will always provide you the highest quality building at a price you can afford and we will always use all american steel.
We will provide honest up front pricing. We will not cut corners or try to oversell a building just to make a sale.
We will provide qualified and trained design consultants, ensuring every building you buy is built to your exact needs.
Another important aspect of our company is our A+ BBB Rating. Not only do you get exceptional service just because we care. We are also backed by one of the most trusted business review companies in the industry. We take customer care very seriously and that is why we continue to lead the industry in overall support.
We take pride in being using American steel for all our building projects. When you purchase a Garage Buildings structure. You know that your building has been manufactured right here in the United States.
I am a partner/owner in both of our manufacturing facilities and have 23 full-time employees in our office at our HQ and combined with both plants 150 employees and 50 million in annual sales.
After graduating from Randolph Macon College in 1990, I had to get the snow bug out of my system. I had skied every weekend for 10 years or so and I felt the urge to move to Colorado. At that time no one could have steered me away from the Rockies. After the ‘90-‘91 ski seasons bartending, waiting tables and guiding, I returned to Virginia Beach to find a very depressing job market. After sending too many resumes to count, I wound up getting hired by a local steel building company as an entry-level salesman in which my father in law was an original investor. I quickly became one of their top salesmen, traveling VA, MD, DE, NC, and SC. After close to 2 years, management thought the amount of money I was making was too much for a 25-year rookie, so they decided to cut our commissions. The next year they cut commission again and I decided to give my notice and Powerbilt Steel Buildings was formed. In the summer of ‘95, I connected with the manufacturer of a similar product which I had been selling (which I am now a partner) and started selling buildings out of what would soon be my daughter’s bedroom. (As a sidebar, as I write this, she turned 22 Monday, April 1st, 2019.)
After a long arduous non-compete suite that was finally settled in my favor, one of the guys that I had known at the previous company had left for the same reasons I did, and he decided to join my team. We had to move out of the bedroom into the dining room of our small house. This really made my wife happy seeing 2 people in her kitchen every morning especially as the pregnancy progressed. We were rocking and rolling selling buildings all over the country, we were expanding buying new computers, fax machines, copiers, desks, software, etc. Well, then Isabelle came along, my wife Kate finally put her foot down and said you got to go, get out of my dining room, go rent an office. I was thinking to myself wow this is scary, rent, how could I possibly do this. I would quantify things in terms of building sales, I thought to myself just another couple of building I would need to sell every month to cover the expenses. Getting out of the house was a godsend, 5 buildings a month turned into 10, then 20 and we couldn’t keep up with the phone calls and sell at the same time, I was in a catch 22 processing paperwork, customer service, ordering, advertising, etc. and I didn’t need a full-time secretary, so I hired my mother to answer the phone. Many times she would be in her office reading a book between phone calls and processing orders. 2 years went by quickly and the owner of the office in Charlotte, NC wanted to move to Florida, so we inherited 2 more salesmen/saleswomen. We were now 4 strong selling about 40 buildings a month. I had also sold a building in Puerto Rico using the 8 years of Spanish I had learned in college and that sale turned into having a sales rep in PR. For years we were importing buildings to businesses like Pfizer, Mitsubishi, Pioneer Hybrid and more until the untimely death of Noel. During this time, a small office has become available for sale near my home. I negotiated the sale of small office 1000 sq. ft unit that is now our headquarters in an 8,000 sq. foot building. Over the last 24 years, we have expanded tremendously, we have delivered buildings in every state in the US all over Europe, Mexico, South America, American Samoa, the Philippines all over the Mediterranean and Eastern Block and many more countries. Budweiser, the US Navy, Disneyland, US Marines, and Coca Cola are just a few of our customers. I am now a partner/owner in both of our manufacturing facilities and have 23 full-time employees in our office at our HQ and combined with both plants 150 employees and 50 million in annual sales. Just by happenstance, I stumbled into this profession and If had the chance to do it all over again, I wouldn’t change a thing. We thank you again for giving us the privilege of being your steel building supplier.
Hi and welcome to our site! I’m Charlotte the VP of Sales and Operations. I have been with the Powerbilt Steel Group of Companies’ family for over 11 years.
Hi and welcome to our site! I’m Charlotte the VP of Sales and Operations. I have been with the Powerbilt Steel Group of Companies’ family for over 11 years. One of the things I like best about my job is assisting our customers to make their projects a reality. Customers call in with an idea and a member of our talented team helps them design a building to best suit not only their needs but also their budget. Our team really cares and strives to ensure every visitor has a great experience! Here you truly are a part of the family!
Outside of work I love spending time outdoors with family and friends. Camping, hiking, and paddle boarding are a few of my favorite activities. I’m an animal lover and have 2 dogs that sometimes come and hang out at the office with us! One of my favorite sayings is “Life is an adventure, not a destination!”
I’m looking forward to welcoming you to our family of happy customers!
I’m Sergio a Sales rep. and design consultant. I have been with the Powerbilt Steel Group of Companies’ family for about a year now.
One of the things I like best about my job is assisting our customers to make their projects a reality. Customers call in with an idea and I help them design a building to best suit not only their needs but also their budget. We care and strive to ensure every visitor has a great experience!
Outside of work I dedicate my time to finishing business school, traveling cross country on my motorcycle, and enjoying my time with the people I love. I am huge fan of motorsports, especially Moto GP.
My name is Harold, I am here to help our customers to make an informed decision. I always treat our customers with respect, honesty, and transparency throughout the whole process.
I have been working in this industry for over four years and I will be sure to use all the experience that I have acquired over that time to help you in the best way possible and in a timely manner.
In my free time I like to spend time with my family, I also like sports, video games, books, food, technology, and animals a lot, I choose to make my days count rather than just count the days so I take advantage of every minute to do all the things that I love and enjoy which also helps me keep a healthy balance in my life.
My name is JD and I have been a steel building specialist for over 5 years. I enjoy connecting customers with a building that fits their needs.
Nothing beats the satisfaction of a project well done and happy customers boasting about their new building.
Outside work I am a psychology student, I enjoy cooking, dancing, reading a good book and spending time with my four-legged best pal!
My name is Christine and I’m proud to say that I have been a member of the Powerbilt Steel Buildings team for over 20 years.
a wonderful family-owned company dedicated to making your building dreams come true.
Over the last 20 years, I have designed every type of buildings and assisted thousands of customers with their projects. From start to finish I am dedicated to ensuring your complete satisfaction.
When I’m not working chances are you can find me at the beach with my head in a good book, volunteering at my church or just enjoying time with family, grandchildren or friends.
I’m Debbie, a National Design Consultant. I have been with the Powerbilt Steel family for approximately 10 years.
It gives me great joy to serve my customers and help bring them a quality product that will serve their needs for many years. As you know great customer service is a dying art; however, I take great pride in providing my customers with the BEST customer service in the business from the BEST company in the industry!
My interests outside of my work include church, photography, fishing, working out and spending time with my family.
I’m Ed a National Design Consultant for Garage Buildings and our sister company Powerbilt Steel Buildings. I have been with the Powerbilt Steel Buildings family for over 6 years.
One of the things I like best about my job is really getting to know and understand my customer’s project needs as well as their budget. I strive to provide all my clients with a building designed specifically for their needs. Providing excellent service is one of my top priorities!
Outside of work I love spending time with my family and my furry friend Dexter. I am also a very dedicated son to my senior parents. I love to travel! One of my new projects is praying for peace all around the world.
My name is Christian and I’m one of the newest additions to the Garage Buildings Design Team. I bring 6 years of customer service experience to add to my design skills.
In addition to loving the idea of making new friends on every call and chat, I’m a nature lover guy and I enjoy spending my time with my family and friends as well as reading books in my spare time. I also love to watch sports games and work out regularly to keep myself healthy.
My main motto is that there is no greatest purpose in life than to serve others. If this is your first time visiting us, I really look forward to helping you design and build your dream project!
I’m Lori and I am a member of the Design Team here at Garage Buildings. I am one of the new members of the Powerbilt Steel family.
I love the variety of people I come into contact with daily. Every day is different! It gives me great pleasure to assist our customers in making their ideas a reality.
When not working I am a true beach lover. I enjoy all outdoor activities and when not at the beach I spend the rest of my free time doing family cookouts. My most valued asset in life is family so I take full advantage of spending as much time as I can with all of them.
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