Grateful for New Beginnings

Grateful for New Beginnings

On December 2, 2002, Dorie received a call from her close friend exclaiming, “Your house is on fire!”

Dorie was at a horse show in Atlanta, Texas when the call came and she was thankful to not be in the house the night it caught fire. A drunk driver had plowed into her house, setting it ablaze.

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Hearts For Service - A Barn to Fulfill Dreams

Hearts For Service - A Barn to Fulfill Dreams

The Pritzker family is one-of-a-kind with hearts the size of Texas. Phillip and Karen are excited to have a beautiful barn but want to share their new building with others. Their dream now is to use their barn to serve.

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Our Building Process Is Simple

Contributed by: Jennifer Riley

Our building process is simple. Our seasoned Project Managers make it easy for you to make those sometimes tough decisions. Because our team is dedicated to your satisfaction and the successful completion of your project from beginning to end, you can have the peace of mind that comes with Communication and Follow-up. You're never alone in the Turn Key Experience we offer. We walk you through the process from the time you reach out to us with a phone call until we come back to you for follow-up once the project has been completed.


We're the company wanting to sit down with you to map out your dream. We not only want to help you realize what your dream is, we also want to make that dream happen. The early stages of planning and decision-making can be daunting, but our team of professionals makes the process a smooth and enjoyable experience. We know how to find the best subcontractors in the area; the ones we trust to build for our own families. 


The thought of financing your dream facility can be overwhelming. We want to provide you with a free quote and insight from our seasoned Project Managers. By enabling you to really envision the cost, the benefits of using our team, and what the reality of building your dream facility will look like, we know you will be much more at peace with the options you have chosen. We're excited to look at what you can afford and help design a horse barn or metal building that fits within the parameters of your budget. 


We offer many options to help you achieve the appeal, functionality, and durability you're looking for. At Southwest Metal Systems, we believe the quality of your dream barn or building trickles down from the quality of our people. Our Project Managers have decades of experience to help you take the ideas you have for your facility and pave the path to completion. Read testimonials from our previous customers HERE.


At this point, we are handing you the key! This is so exciting! You can move in! Just envision making your new facility work for you. Imagine calling it home or your place of escape from the busyness and the noise.


Whether you're dreaming about a Raised Center Aisle Equestrian Event Center, a Backyard Horse Barn or Hobby Shop, we are your builder of choice.

Once you have moved in and you're calling it home, we want to hear your story! Your "Southwest Story" could be featured right here on our Blog!


Get inspired by browsing our website and get to know us better by following us on Facebook!

For more information, email us at or

Call 1-888-234-BARN

Additional Storage Space

Additional Storage Space

Because we manufacture all of our materials in-house, we are able to build your storage space to your specifications. We are not a cookie cutter manufacturer, so give us a call and let us help you build your dream.

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A Residential Shop Combination

A Residential Shop Combination

Our Project Managers bring decades of experience to the table when helping you at the drawing board. They walk you through the entire process to be sure you're a proud owner holding the key! Learn more about this Residential Shop Combination here!

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Edd's Workshop

Contributed by: Johnny Kerby, Project Manager

Johnny, you did an amazing job on the work shop, it looks exactly like what I wanted. If I get too busy in the future and this gets too small, I’ll have you build a storage shop behind this one, let’s see how it goes. Thanks for everything!
— Edd

Building Specifics


This is a 30' x 40' x 12' insulated building on a concrete foundation.

It includes:

  • (1) 10 x 10 overhead door

  • (1) 10 x 7 framed opening

  • (2) 2x4 framed openings for windows supplied by owner

  • 12" overhang on all sides.


This is a weld-up structure with 26-gauge 40-year limited warranty roof, wall and trim sheets.

This facility is very versatile and will last a lifetime.

Do you need a workshop or storage building similar to this?