I am looking to build a new garage/shop and have had a set of plans made up at the local menards to build a pole building that at some point I would like to heat and finish the inside est cost of $ 17000 so its on hold untill spring. Now a buddy of mine is looking to sell a stick frame garage kit but its a little smaller but also about half the cost. My question is should I wait and spend more money and get what I think I wanted or should I get the stick frame building because I have been told its a better form of construction and would probably be big enough 50 x 28 verses 62 x 42? I am not a builder but have built a number of pole frames over the years so I know how they go together but the stick frame will be a learning process but I am sure I can figure it out in the long run. The biggest problem is if I want the stick frame I need to pull the trigger now but would probably stil have to wait until spring to erect as I do not have a slab or a permit yet and winter is here. and ideas?
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