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Coverall Structures

Discussion in 'Ice Management' started by Ne1, Sep 26, 2011.

  1. Ne1

    Ne1 Senior Member
    Messages: 370

    Trying to figure out if these dome type roofs are the way to go for bulk salt storage. Any pros or cons would be great. Seems like I could do a tin roof for less and never have to worry about it ripping or tearing?
  2. 2COR517

    2COR517 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,115

    Wood/metal roof is definitely the way to go if you can do it. I have owned two 12x20 gable style cover its. They seem great when you start, but they won't hold up to a heavy load of snow followed by rain. That's why I bought the second one. Some say the round style are better for shedding snow.
  3. 4700dan

    4700dan Senior Member
    from Ohio
    Messages: 329

    We just installed 2 of them and are working on a third
  4. iceman1

    iceman1 Sponsor
    Messages: 186

    money talks. a coverall deal is a fraction of the price. We love ours. Just get it big enough. I have had 3 now and it is all do to the fact that none will hold enough salt. Now mine fits 1200-1300 tons and it is plum full
  5. 4700dan

    4700dan Senior Member
    from Ohio
    Messages: 329

    Just finished mine today
  6. 4700dan

    4700dan Senior Member
    from Ohio
    Messages: 329

    Here is our the one to the far left
    Last edited: Feb 12, 2013
  7. Turf Guy

    Turf Guy Member
    Messages: 52

    Built one last year, 64' x 150', two 24' roll up doors... Calhoun Super Structure... It's nice, great for our use as a warehouse..... Getting ready to build a second one once the crops are off, 64' x 80' for salt storage.... Can't wait, they are dream to work with!!!!
  8. 4700dan

    4700dan Senior Member
    from Ohio
    Messages: 329

    Lets see some pics