What is a Portal Frame

Portal frames are the most common form of structural framing used in Steel Sheds.

Portal frame construction is typically seen in shed, garages, warehouses, barns and other places where large, open spaces are required at a low cost and a pitched roof is acceptable or desired.

Portal frames can be clad with all sorts of material the most popular being metal cladding like Colorbond or Zincalume.The Roof and wall claddings are fixed to Battens or Girts that are placed between the Portal Frames.

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