Articles - Warehouses

Reducing Energy Costs in Your Warehouse

Warehouses are essential for many types of business operations. However, warehouse buildings can generate high energy bills as they are often dimly lit, requiring electric lighting to run around the clock, and not insulated well against the outside temperature, which can result in excessive climate control costs, particularly if the stored materials are environmentally sensitive. It’s no surprise, then, that ...

Need a Portable a Warehouse? We Can Help

At Big Top, we specialize in designing custom fabric structures, including portable warehouses, for our valued customers. No matter what industry your company serves, chances are likely that you need a warehouse to store your materials, equipment, and finished goods. Our fabric warehouses are modern solutions that can offer numerous benefits for your company. Stay on Budget Constructing a permanent ...

What’s the Difference Between Storage & Warehousing?

There are many reasons why companies turn to Big Top for a fabric structure, and that’s all thanks to the versatility that our shelters offer over traditional brick-and-mortar buildings. Two primary uses of our fabric structures are for storage and warehousing. What’s the difference between these two types of buildings and how do our shelters suit the needs of each? ...

How Much Does it Cost to Light a Warehouse?

There are many factors that can drive up energy costs for your company’s warehouse space, lighting being a prime example. Businesses with brick-and-mortar warehouses and traditional lighting systems can expect energy costs to range from $700-$800 per month. If you’re looking for an alternative option that can help minimize your energy usage, Big Top can help. The Benefits of a ...

Maximize Your Warehousing Space with a Custom Fabric Structure

One of the most common ways Big Top’s fabric structures are used is for warehousing. Businesses across nearly every industry require a warehousing space to store their materials and equipment, and our custom structures offer a number of benefits over traditional brick-and-mortar and metal buildings. One key example is cost savings. Our buildings offer lower overall costs because they are ...

How a Fabric Structure Can Be Customized for Warehousing Needs

A warehouse provides a convenient space to store materials and equipment, and companies in nearly every industry require one for their operations. Traditionally, when a business starts up or moves into a new space, it would have to lease a building that already has a warehouse built in, or they’d need to hire a construction crew to build one. When ...

How Much Does It Cost to Build a Warehouse?

Warehouses are vital to the day-to-day operations of companies in nearly every industry. Therefore, when space is limited or when operations are in a remote location, a new warehouse may need to be built, which begs the question: How much will it cost to build one? To keep costs down, many companies turn to Big Top for a solution. Our ...

A Fabric Warehouse Building Is a Versatile Solution for Any Industry

When it comes to constructing a warehouse building for your company, you can save on costs by choosing a fabric structure from Big Top rather than a permanent building. Our structures cost far less and require fewer materials than traditional permanent buildings, and they can be erected in a much shorter time. But, these are only the start of the ...

Companies That Need Warehousing Facilities Can Rely On Big Top’s Fabric Structures

Big Top’s fabric shelters are used as warehousing facilities by companies located all across the country, and when you consider the benefits our structures provide over permanent buildings, it’s easy to see why. First, our shelters cost far less and take far less time to assemble than traditional, brick-and-mortar buildings. And, they are naturally lit by the translucent roof, reducing ...

Temporary Warehouse Structures Made by Big Top

More and more companies that need a building for warehousing are learning about the benefits of choosing a fabric structure rather than a permanent brick-and-mortar building. Temporary warehouse structures are more cost effective and provide a wide range of perks. And when businesses need a temporary warehouse they can rely on for long-term use, they choose Big Top Fabric Structures. ...

Big Top is Among the Top Warehouse Tent Suppliers in the Industry

When you are searching for warehouse tent suppliers, Big Top is the name you need to remember. Founded in 1979, we have longevity on our side, which is a testament to our record of customer satisfaction and experience as a fabric building manufacturer. At Big Top, we make all of our fabric buildings to order, which is something that not ...

Big Top’s Portable Warehouse Buildings Are Exceptionally Practical

A portable warehouse building from Big Top Fabric Structures might just be the practical storage solution that your business needs. Our fabric structures offer many advantages over traditional storage buildings, including lower construction costs, better energy efficiency, and more flexibility to grow along with your business. Lower Construction Costs Our portable warehouses require fewer materials and take less time to ...

A Warehouse Building From Big Top Can Protect Your Company’s Most Important Assets

Purchasing a warehouse building from Big Top Fabric Structures is an efficient and economical solution for both permanent and temporary warehousing applications. Our buildings feature a modular design that makes them incredibly easy to install, and in most cases, the installation can be accomplished by a team of untrained laborers. Our structures can be assembled quickly, at a rate of ...