Washington D.C. Pole Buildings and Barn Kits

Wouldn’t you know it – Hansen Pole Buildings helps you plan and build your dream pole barn in the Washington, D.C. area, too! We bring the endless knowledge of the Pole Barn Guru along with our team of genius pole building engineers and craftsmen to the chilly winters and hot, humid summers of Washington D.C. to provide industrial storehouses, commercial office spaces, and homes to the United States capital.

Popular Building Types in Washington D.C.

These are the most popular building types that our customers in Washington D.C. are interested in.

Hansen Pole Buildings Guesthouse

Pole Barn Homes

RV Storage Buildings

RV Storage Building

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Workshop Buildings

Pole Barn Garage

Garage Buildings


Pole Barns in Washington D.C.

Though the population of Washington D.C. hovers around 650,000, commuter traffic raises it to about 1 million people during the week. The Washington Metropolitan Area is home to more than 6 million residents, tons of businesses, and a humble industrial sector.


Tourism is one of Washington D.C.’s major industries, for which smart business owners manufacture both products and experiences. Other non-government related industries that do well include scientific research, education, public policy, and finance.

Build a pole barn in Washington D.C. to stake your claim to any one of these impressive industries. Build a home for your factory equipment or provide research space within the confines of your Washington D.C. pole barn construction.


The growing commercial service and product sphere is growing in Washington D.C. Law firms, defense contractors, non-profit organizations, trade unions, industry trade groups, lobbying firms and professional associations have set up shop within D.C. boundaries.

Those looking to get in near the ground floor of possible serious economic growth can do so with a much smaller investment than that of traditional businesses. You can set up a commercial office space with a pole barn building kit in Washington D.C. for a fraction of the price.


The inner-city may not be the most ideal location to construct a wide open, spacious pole building in Washington D.C., but on the outer ring of the city and in the areas from which most commuters travel to work, there’s plenty of room to spread out and build up.

Shake off the wet, snowy winters and humid, hot summers in the comfort of a pole barn house on green Washington D.C. land. Start by browsing pole barn kits customized for the Washington D.C. climate, then ask us about our pole barn contractor services in Washington D.C.

The Washington D.C. Area: Weather and Building Codes

The temperate maritime climate means wet, snowy winters offset by hot, humid summers. For pole barn owners in Washington D.C. that means:

• Roofing for pole barns should be prepared to handle low to moderate snowfall and hail
• Pole building contractors in Washington D.C., or the party responsible for building the pole barn, should take extra care to ensure that heating is effective and safe for long winters
• Pole barns should be well-insulated and ventilated to battle tough heat waves during the summer

Building codes in Washington D.C. are notoriously strict to preserve the integrity of the U.S. capital.

Most of our standard pole barn and building kits comply with Washington D.C. Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs construction codes for height and safety. Talk with a Hansen Pole Buildings expert about compliance with codes for usage and occupancy, which will differ depending on how you intend to use your pole building.

Become a Part of the Washington D.C. Community

For customers who want to build in the style of classic Washington D.C. architecture, we can offer customized roofing and siding options that can shift your aesthetic to match your neighbors. Some of the celebrated architecture types in Washington D.C. include:

• Georgian Revival
• Queen Anne
• Châteauesque
• Richardsonian Romanesque
• Beaux-Arts
• Victorian

For commercial and residential Washington D.C. pole barn kits, try gable or single slope styles with intricate trim and accents to mimic the style of buildings in your area. Hansen Pole Buildings can also work with you to customize a building style while staying within the confines of the city’s construction code.

Local Contractors

Our pole barn kits come with detailed step-by-step instructions so that you can construct the building yourself. However, if you’d rather leave it to the professionals, you can always work with your favorite contractor.

Having trouble finding a contractor in your local area?

Call Rachel at 605-432-8971 to help you find a Washington D.C. contractor. By working with a referred pole building kit builder you are agreeing to contractor terms and conditions.

Build a Pole Barn or Building in Washington D.C. Today!

Start looking at our pricing for pole barn kits in Washington D.C. to get an idea of where you would like to start. If you have any questions, call us toll-free at 866-200-9657 or fill out a quote form. Start building your dream with a pole building kit in Washington D.C. today!

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