Commercial Covered Parking

Commercial carports are a major asset in many business situations. For example:

  • Covered parking has been proven to significantly raise property values in multi-family housing communities. They increase tenant retention, and make a community more attractive to prospective new residents.
  • Covered parking structures are a major value-added feature in business complexes. It serves commercial and professional tenants directly, providing their staff with protected parking. At the same time, it is a highly appreciated convenience for patrons, clients and visitors.
  • Commercial parking structures serve well as steel canopies, securing valued equipment, materials and merchandise against the elements.

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Texas Covered Parking Structure Design Choices

Absolute Steel Texas offers commercial carport systems in four basic configurations.  Click on the appropriate tab above to view details of each configuration.

Commercial Carports - Post and Purlin Design

Post-and-Purlin Design

Commercial Carports - Full Cantilever Design

Full-Cantilever Design


Commercial Carports - Semi Cantilever

Semi-Cantilever Design

Commercial Carports - T Frame Design

T-Frame Design


Texas Commercial Carport Project Support

Your commercial carport project includes a series of stages and steps. At Absolute Steel Texas, we don’t just deliver your materials and say adios. We’re ready to partner with you at every step. Site planning, foundation and structure design and engineering, documentation and permitting, choosing a contractor, and final installation. Call on our team of experts at any point in your project – we’ll be happy to collaborate with you to make the job as simple and smooth as possible.

COMMERCIAL CARPORT ENGINEERED PLANS

We provide plans and engineering for your structures at a competitive rate, stamped by a licensed engineer and suitable for submission to your local building authority.

COVERED PARKING STRUCTURE INSTALLATION

Absolute Steel Texas provides the materials for our commercial parking structures. Installation must be done by contractors of your choice. We’ve prepared a cost estimation table for your use in planning and calling for contractor bids; (Click the “Cost Estimates” tab above). We’re also happy to consult with you on choosing a contractor, if you wish.

PAINT AND FINISHING

In most cases, color choice is an important part of a commercial carport project, and the range of colors on the market is wide. So as not to limit your color options, our full-, semi- and T-frame cantilevered carports arrive at your site ready for priming and painting once erected. Steel roofing for all commercial carport designs comes pre-coated in a wide variety of colors.

WHY ABSOLUTE STEEL TEXAS?

Absolute Steel Texas addresses your commercial parking structure requirements with integrity, and years of experience. In serving a long list of customers, from individuals to the State of Texas, to other local, state and national governments, we have earned a sound reputation for quality, service, and reliability. We’re proud of our record, and look forward to showing you just how well-deserved it is. Contact us today.

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Full Cantilever Style

Any commercial carport project includes a series of stages and steps. At Absolute Steel Texas, we don’t just deliver your materials and say adios. We’re ready to partner with you at every step. Site planning, foundation and structure design and engineering, documentation and permitting, choosing a contractor, and final installation. Call on our team of experts at any point in your project – we’ll be happy to collaborate with you to make the job as simple and smooth as possible.

Texas commercial carport full cantilever

COMMERCIAL CARPORT ENGINEERED PLANS

We provide plans and engineering for your structures at a competitive rate, stamped by a licensed engineer and suitable for submission to your local building authority.

Full-cantilever frameCOVERED PARKING STRUCTURE INSTALLATION

Absolute Steel Texas provides the materials for our commercial parking structures. Installation must be done by contractors of your choice. We’ve prepared a cost estimation table for your use in planning and calling for contractor bids; you’ll find it here (click the cost tab above). We’re also happy to consult with you on choosing a contractor, if you wish.

PAINT AND FINISHING

In most cases, color choice is an important part of a commercial carport project, and the range of colors on the market is wide. So as not to limit your color options, our full-cantilever carports arrive at your site ready for priming and painting once erected. Steel roofing for all commercial carport designs comes pre-coated in a wide variety of colors.

WHY ABSOLUTE STEEL TEXAS?

Absolute Steel Texas addresses your commercial parking structure requirements with integrity, and years of experience. In serving a long list of customers, from individuals to the State of Texas, to other local, state and national governments, we have earned a sound reputation for quality, service, and reliability. We’re proud of our record, and look forward to showing you just how well-deserved it is. Contact us today.

TX Cantilever Carports

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Semi-Cantilever Style

Commercial Carports - Semi CantileverThe design of commercial carports in the semi-cantilever style is founded on engineering’s principle of the cantilever. Stresses in this design are more evenly distributed than in a full-cantilever structure. This means the same overhead protection at lower cost to you.

Texas Commercial Carports: Support for Your Project

A commercial carport project can be a considerable undertaking. Absolute Steel Texas is ready to collaborate at each step, from site planning to engineering, permitting to installation and finishing. Give our experts a call – we’ll work with you to make the job a smooth one.

COMMERCIAL CARPORT ENGINEERED PLANS

We provide plans and engineering for your structures at a competitive rate, stamped by a licensed engineer and ready for submission to your local building authorities.

COVERED PARKING STRUCTURE INSTALLATION

Though Absolute Steel Texas supplies your commercial carport materials, installation should be done by contractors you retain. We have put together a cost estimation table (Click the Cost Estimates tab above) for you to use in planning, and review of contractor bids. If you wish, we will also work with you on contractor selection.

Commercial carport semi-cantilever framePAINT AND FINISHING

In most cases, color choice is an important part of a commercial carport project, and the range of colors on the market is wide. So as not to limit your color options, our semi-cantilever carport frames are delivered in bare steel, ready for priming and painting once erected. Steel roofing panels come pre-coated in a wide variety of colors.

WHY ABSOLUTE STEEL TEXAS? Absolute Steel Texas addresses your commercial parking structure requirements with integrity, and years of experience. In serving a long list of customers, from individuals to the State of Texas, to other local, state and national governments, we have earned a sound reputation for quality, service, and reliability. We’re proud of our record, and look forward to showing you just how well-deserved it is. Contact us today.

Texas commercial carport semi cantilever system

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T-Frame Style

Texas Commercial Carports - T Frame DesignOur T-frame style commercial carport features full overhead coverage reaching out from both sides of its center support columns. Taking best advantage of engineering’s cantilever principle, it is the most efficient design for big expanses of outdoor parking. This style offers the best vehicle access, with the lowest interference from support columns.

Texas Commercial Carports: Support for Your Project

Any commercial carport project includes a series of stages and steps. At Absolute Steel Texas, we don’t just deliver your materials and say adios. We’re ready to partner with you at every step. Site planning, foundation and structure design and engineering, documentation and permitting, choosing a contractor, and final installation. Call on our team of experts at any point in your project – we’ll be happy to collaborate with you to make the job as simple and smooth as possible.

COMMERCIAL CARPORT ENGINEERED PLANS

We provide plans and engineering for your structures at a competitive rate, stamped by a licensed engineer and suitable for submission to your local building authority.

Commercial carport t-frame designCOVERED PARKING STRUCTURE INSTALLATION

Absolute Steel Texas provides the materials for our commercial parking structures. Installation should be by contractors of your choosing. We’ve assembled a cost estimates table for you, to use in planning and calling for contractor bids; you will find that by click the “Cost Estimates” tab above. We’re also happy to consult with you on choosing a contractor, if you wish.

PAINT AND FINISHING

In most cases, color choice is an important part of a commercial carport project, and the range of colors on the market is wide. So as not to limit your color options, our T-cantilever carports arrive are shipped in bare steel, ready for priming and painting once installed. Steel roofing for all our commercial carport designs comes pre-coated in a wide variety of colors.

WHY ABSOLUTE STEEL TEXAS?

Absolute Steel Texas addresses your commercial parking structure requirements with integrity, and years of experience. In serving a long list of customers, from individuals to the State of Texas, to other local, state and national governments, we have earned a sound reputation for quality, service, and reliability. We’re proud of our record, and look forward to showing you just how well-deserved it is. Contact us today.

TX commercial carport t cantilever

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Post and Purlin Style

Texas Commercial Carports - Post and Purlin DesignThe post-and-purlin system is our most economical and simplest carport design. Also known as “single-slope,” it’s a fine choice for high-capacity, high-utility covered parking, it’s also ideal for low-cost outdoor storage of  equipment, goods and supplies.

Texas Commercial Carports: Support for Your Project

Commercial carport projects involve a whole sequence of steps. From concept to completion, Absolute Steel Texas is ready to partner with you. Site planning, foundations, structural engineering, permitting, contractor selection, installation and finishing: consult with our expert team on any or all of them. We’ll do our best to make it a smooth ride to completion.

COMMERCIAL CARPORT ENGINEERED PLANS

We provide stamped, sealed plans and engineering for your structures at competitive rates, ready for submission to your building authorities.

COVERED PARKING STRUCTURE INSTALLATION

Absolute Steel Texas delivers the materials for your commercial carports – installation should be by contractors you select. We’ve assembled a cost estimate table for your planning, and for contractor bidding. Click the “Cost Estimates” tab above for that information. We’re also happy to consult with you on contractor selection, if you wish.

WHY ABSOLUTE STEEL TEXAS?

Absolute Steel Texas addresses your commercial parking structure requirements with integrity, and years of experience. In serving a long list of customers, from individuals to the State of Texas, to other local, state and national governments, we have earned a sound reputation for quality, service, and reliability. We’re proud of our record, and look forward to showing you just how well-deserved it is. Contact us today.

TX commercial carports post and purlin system

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Commercial Carport Cost Estimates

TEXAS COMMERCIAL CARPORTS: Estimate Your Costs

The following table shows estimated costs for commercial carport materials and installation. Figures are based on current supplier pricing and labor cost averages. Your costs will vary, depending on location, market shifts and other factors. We review and update the table regularly, to maintain its usefulness. Contact one our customer service staff for more precise and current figures.

Estimates shown represent per-parking-space cost. We define a parking space as being 9’ wide by 18’ long, with minimum 7’ to 9’ minimum clearance, and entirely covered. If your project calls for different dimensions or special features, please contact us – we will gladly discuss your requirements.

  • Estimates shown do not include delivery.
  • Cost of installation is dependent on contractor bidding and agreements.

Post & Purlin Design

Commercial Carports - Post and Purlin Design

Post-and-Purlin Design

Estimates are per parking space

Material: $850

Install: $280

Total: $1130


 Full-Cantilever Design

Commercial Carports - Full Cantilever Design

Full-Cantilever Carports

Estimates are per parking space

Material: $912.75 to $1425.11 (see below)

Install: $315 to $440

Total: $1227 to $1865


Full Cantilever

 

 Semi-Cantilever Design

Commercial Carports - Semi Cantilever

Semi-Cantilever Carports

Estimates are per parking space

Material: $599.95 to $842.01 (see below)

Install: $225 to $350

Total: $824 to $1192


Semi Cantilever pricing

 

T-Frame Design

Commercial Carports - T Frame Design

T-Frame Carports

Estimates are per parking space

Material: $739.60 to 1232.49 (see below)

Install: $305 to $430

Total: $1044 to $1663

 


T Frame carport pricing

 

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