QUESTION: How long will it take to get my carport installed after I place my order?
ANSWER: Generally we give a time frame of 7 to 10 days for installation. The most you would have to wait is 2 weeks.
QUESTION: How long will it take for my carport to be assembled?
ANSWER: Most standard carports are assembled in about 45 minutes. For larger buildings it may take up to two days for installation.
QUESTION: Does installation cost extra?
ANSWER: No. Installation is included in the final sale price.
QUESTION: What preparations do I need to make before my carport is installed?
ANSWER: We ask that you make the lot that the carport will be installed on as level as possible or your unit will be installed “As Is” on lot. Prior to installation, please have any underground cables, gas lines, or any other utility lines located and marked. All Steel Car ports, Inc. will not be responsible for any damage to underground utility lines.
QUESTION: What are your payment methods?
ANSWER: All orders are C.O.D. We accept cash, check, money order, Visa, MasterCard, and Discover.
QUESTION: Is financing available?
ANSWER: No. As of this time no financing is available.
QUESTION: Do I need a permit?
ANSWER: We are not responsible for permits, covenant searches or restrictions. You are responsible for obtaining any permits from your local Building Inspector.
QUESTION: Will my price be lower if I order direct from All Steel Carports, Inc.?
ANSWER: No. Our customers are more than welcome to order direct from us, but we have established dealers set up in most areas who can help you understand better what you are ordering.
QUESTION: I will be installing my building on a cement slab. What size should the slab be?
ANSWER: Your cement slab should be 3 inches bigger than the carport. For example, if you order a 18 x 21 your cement should be 18ft. 3in. x 20ft. 3in.
QUESTION: What are the dimensions of the carport, from outside to outside?
ANSWER: Our carports are measured Width x Length x Height (18 x 21x 6) The width is measured from the outside of each base rail. Length is measured with the base rail being 1ft. shorter than the roof since there is a 6in. overhang on the roofs metal. Height is measured by the actual leg on the outer wall.
QUESTION: Can I add options to my building after it is installed?
ANSWER: Yes, any additional options you wish to add can be added at any time. A $50.00 service fee is charged.
QUESTION: What types of anchors do you offer?
ANSWER: We offer 5 different types of anchors.
Pin Rebar which comes standard, is a steel reinforcing bar which is placed in a predrilled hole in the base rail.
Mobile Home Anchors are used primarily for ground installs
Concrete Anchors are used for cement installations
Asphalt Anchors are used for asphalt installs.
Supports are used for any building 8′ tall or higher.
All anchors besides the Pin Rebar are available for an additional cost.