Livestock buildings

Preventing Barn Pests

Mouse in the barn

Spring time is near, and that means that unwanted barn dwellers will soon come out of hiding and become active once again. Pests are not only unsightly, but can also be hazardous to your health and the health of your livestock. Whether your pest problem is large or small, quickly identifying and addressing any sort of issue is the proper thing to do. Continue reading

Customer Spotlight: Raising Cattle with ClearSpan

Gleason Cattle CompanyKatrina and Chad Gleason, owners of Gleason Cattle Company, know all too well the unpredictability of the weather in Wisconsin. From cold, windy winters and hot summers, the Gleasons needed protection from these elements to house their beef calves. Raising about 300 calves per year, the Gleasons needed a solution that would provide them with enough space and adequate shelter that would sustain over the varied weather patterns of their state. They found this solution in a ClearSpan Fabric Structure. Continue reading

Where You’re Most Likely To See Our Buildings During Your Summer Road Trip!

Into the sunsetMemorial Day Weekend, the unofficial start to summer, has come and gone, so now it’s time to hit the road and do that cross-country road trip you’ve been talking about doing the last 10 years, right? Well, if you are going to take on such a feat, there is a 100% chance that you’ll pass by one of our Hercules Truss Arch Buildings, since we have our fabric structures in all 50 states! What state currently holds the rolling title for the most ClearSpan buildings? What states make our Top 5? Take the poll below, check back in one week for the answers, and map out YOUR road trip accordingly.

If you happen to see one of our buildings on your trip, snap a picture of the building, prove to us that you’re on a “road trip,” and we’ll send you a free gift! All you have to do is email the pictures and your mailing address to us at: Don’t worry — we will keep your information confidential — this is our little fun and exciting summertime game.

63 x 360 R Lititz PA CHINT: You’ll know it’s our building if you see our logo at the peak of the building, seen at left! GOOD LUCK!

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“How It’s Made” Comes to ClearSpan


May 8,2014

The Discovery Channel’s popular television show, How It’s Made, descended on a local company’s manufacturing facility to capture the design process of tension fabric buildings. Continue reading

When Maximum Usable Space is an Understatement—Spotlight on Sandy Ridge Farms

Maximum usable spaceFarms are very busy places. Usually there is a lot going on at once and it’s important to remain organized and have an efficient layout. Otherwise the atmosphere can get chaotic and equipment and animals can seem scattered. Today’s blog post focuses on a very efficient farmer who made a smart decision when it came to her farm and its facilities… Continue reading

Moving on up to a Deluxe Apartment on the Farm

Livestock housingBy now you all know how ClearSpan Fabric Structures can accommodate a variety of applications. With spring around the corner and the hot summer heat soon to follow I thought we should discuss one of our most popular applications and the original use of Hercules Truss Arch Buildings – livestock housing. Continue reading

Love Notes to ClearSpan

Love NotesIf this were elementary school, ClearSpan Fabric Structures would be everyone’s favorite Valentine! Today’s blog is all about love and how our customers like to express their feelings towards us. I decided to showcase our relationships with our customers by highlighting some of the positive feedback we’ve received from them. Continue reading

Helical Anchors, Concrete Piers and Wood Posts Oh My!

Helical AnchorsAt ClearSpan we pride ourselves on providing total building customization. We understand that numerous factors dictate the needs of a Hercules Truss Arch Building and those needs include different foundation options. Continue reading

More and More People are Choosing ClearSpan Fabric Structures

120 x 144 G Logan NJEvery Hercules Truss Arch Building is custom engineered and designed to accommodate site-specific factors such as snow and wind loads. Combine the customizable nature of this structure with its minimal foundation requirements and quick installation time, and you get a building that more and more people are choosing as the solution to their application challenge. Take a look at some of our newest installations

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