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Answers to the questions we're most commonly asked can be found below. If you're unable to find the information you need, please let us know.
Can I purchase ButlerŽ buildings direct from the manufacturer (self-erect) or do I need to purchase through my local builder?
Butler works through our network of Butler Builders, independent design-build contractors authorized by Butler Manufacturing Company to distribute our products. More than 1,400 authorized Butler Builders are available to serve you across North America and around the world. We invest a great deal of training in our builders so that they are uniquely suited to provide you with a building designed and engineered to meet your needs. Find a Butler BuilderŽ now.
I need a new grain bin, but I can't find anything on your Web site about them. Does Butler still make grain bins?
In order to focus on the more involved custom-engineered buildings in which we specialize, Butler sold the Grain Systems division to CTB, Inc. in June 1997.
How do I find a builder in my area?
We've provided a Builder Locator on this Web site to help you find Butler Builders in your area. Select the area in which you're interested, and a list of local independent Butler Builders will be provided. (You can easily access the Builder Locator at www.butlerbuilder.com.)
How can I become a Butler BuilderŽ?
Butler is very proud of our network of Butler Builders and is always interested in providing an opportunity for qualified builders to become Butler Builders. Click here for more information. We welcome the opportunity to discuss how you can become a Butler BuilderŽ.
How do I find job openings at Butler? What employment opportunities do you offer?
Butler partners with Careerbuilder.com, an online job listing service, and currently lists opportunities in the classified ads in those communities where an opening exists.
Click here to learn how you can Build Your Future with Employment at Butler.
I need to see drawings and product specifications. Can I download them from this site?
The latest information is available in the Architects section of the Web site.
I don't see any prices listed on your site. How can I get pricing information?
Contact your local independent Butler BuilderŽ, who can provide you with an estimate or quote for your project. Find a Butler Builder® in your area right now.
I have an existing building in need of a new roof. Can you give me an estimate?
We can't provide you with an estimate online. However, Butler Builders and Roof Dealers are independent contractors authorized by Butler Manufacturing to distribute our products and services. They specialize in utilizing ButlerŽ roof systems in reroof and new construction applications. These systems include reroofing over existing metal and nonmetal roofs, slope-enhancing framing systems, and architectural standing-seam roofs. For an overview of Butler's roof systems product line visit (roof products), and for the name of your nearest Butler roof dealer please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
I've heard that Butler has a nonprofit foundation. I am interested in applying for a grant from your foundation but am unable to find information about qualifications of organizations you fund.
The foundation's purpose is to provide sustained financial assistance to worthy charitable, educational, and health and welfare programs in the United States and to enhance the quality of life in those U.S. communities where Butler Manufacturing and its wholly owned subsidiaries operate facilities. The trustees recognize a direct responsibility to those communities where it has employees and significant capital investment. Likewise, Butler associates are encouraged to be actively involved in activities for the betterment of their local communities.
In considering the best interest of the company's employees, as well as the communities in which we do business, grants will be made to charitable activities which bear directly or indirectly on the activities and social environment of the company and the people with whom it interacts. For more information contact email@example.com.
How do I evaluate a ButlerŽ building against other types of construction systems? Our preference is Butler, but I need a method to evaluate all buildings. Can you help with any criteria?
Absolutely! Your Butler BuilderŽ can fully explain the Butler Difference or contact us.
I need a Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for a Butler-supplied product. Where can I find it?
Your Butler BuilderŽ has easy access to all Material Safety Data Sheets for ButlerŽ products through the Butler AdvantageŽ computer software CD, or through MyBuilderNet.
Is Butler Manufacturing a member of the MBMA?
Yes. We are proud to be a member of the Metal Building Manufacturers Association and are active in many committee functions.
My question isn't answered here. What next?
Use our contact form to ask your question, and we'll do our best to respond to you as quickly as possible.