Portable Animal Shelters and Metal Equipment Shelters

Barn World is proud to offer a line of portable steel shelters that are designed to be livestock shelters but come in sizes large enough for efficient to be equipment and storage facilities as well.

calf huts with farrowing pens attached

Calf Huts – a metal animal shelter

Whether you need an animal shelter for goats, calves, Ostriches or  Emu’s, there’s an animal shelter built for you.  All of the huts are constructed from steel and are available with swing in or out bucket holders and bottle holders.

Calf Hut Animal Shelter  young calves in the calf hut shelter


There are also options for the front and back of the shelters.  You may choose from the fronts being partially closed with a solid immovable panel that covers half of the entrance, or get a full closure with the optional swinging door if desired.

Animal Hut Front Door and Enclosure                    Animal Hut Front Enclosure

Calf Hut with door (closed)                         Front closure without door

Small Animal Shelter

The small huts measure either 4-1/2’ or 7-1/2’ long in width. They come pre-assembled and like all the shelters, have the option of the front enclosure without the door or with.  The height is 3’10” and light weight of only 145 lbs, allows for easy mobility and greatly increases the uses for this small building.  They come with anchors, one in the back and two for the front make your portable shelters a permanent solution until you’d like to move them for another use.

Transporting the huts is made more efficient by design.  Up to fifteen of these smaller shelters can be loaded in a pickup when you’re ready to move them for another use.   Extremely popular with pig and hog operations, they make great farrowing shelters.

Making them tough is the galvanized, heavy-duty corrugated steel reinforcements and heavy angle irons frames.  These buildings are designed to shine in the worst of Mother Nature as well as your livestock.

Ostrich and Emu Shelter

These huts are great for large birds and come pre-assembled in 7’ long sections.  You may choose from 7’ as the shortest length and add sections all the way up to your longest use need.  Available in 8’, 12’ and 14’ widths, they offer a wide variety of uses and allow for growing and large herd sizes.

Ostrich Shelter

Assembly for these portable and yet permanent buildings takes a quick 2 hours and with the included 4×4 skids, you’re never stuck with a shelter in a specific place.  All necessary parts are included for complete assembly.



Large Metal Shelters

The larger animal shelters come in widths of 8’, 10’, 12’  and 14 feet while the lengths are in any increment of 7’ and although they are not pre-assembled like the smaller shelters, it will only take two men or women, 2-4 hours to completely build them.  These larger huts come with skids made of 4×4’s to make it easy to move them in the pasture or around the farm and ranch.

The 14’ wide hut is plenty big enough for a full size pick up.  You can even open the doors to get out when parked inside.  It’s extremely useful store equipment out of the snow, sun and rain and can even make a nice workshop.  There are large vents located on the back wall that open up to allow for ventilation and ‘airing out’ in the summer.

Portable Steel Shelter

This is a picture of the back of the 14’ shelter with the back vents open

Steel Shelter rear vent

A Shelter or Hut for all types of uses

To offer the portability and versatility inherent in the design of these buildings, it is necessary to anchor them to the ground.  Please note that due to varying soil composition around the country and from county to county, anchors are not included with the larger shelters, but are included with the 6’ wide huts.

For questions or information on the animal shelters or for assistance any farm and ranch livestock supplies or even cattle guards, please call (720) 238-2190 or visit BarnWorld.com today!




Portable Shelters Used by the U.N.

These portable shelters assembly quickly for the best in instant and portable protection for any purpose. The UN used these relief tents for humanitarian relief efforts.

The United Nations Disaster Relief Organization have used these tents in areas that are in dire need; either from natural disasters or any event that results in a large number of displaced persons as humanitarian tents.

Disaster Response

The U.N. established a new fund designed to expedite their global disaster response. The idea behind this fund was to give the U.N. the capital necessary to quickly send supplies, such as humanitarian tents, to areas in need of relief. The fund is used for quick disaster responses. The shelters used fit the requirement for quick deployment for relief efforts anywhere.

portable garage

Emergency Shelters

Emergency shelters need to be sturdy enough to withstand an uncertain environment and intuitive enough in its design to be assembled quickly. Like all our portable garages, the tent’s frame is made from heavy duty structural steel. The main cover and doors are made with UV resistant, fire retardant vinyl. They include a fabric floor kit which is comfortable to sit on and backed with industrial strength rubber.

The frame slides together so there is no need for hand tools, drilling or cutting.

These portable shelters accommodate up to 40 people and are versatile enough to be used in hot or cold climates.

Thanks to the ease of construction and the fact that no preparation is needed before set up, these rapid deployment tents are perfect for quick use by the United Nations.

See all of our outdoor portable shelters at Barn World today.


Instant Green Houses

The green houses which have the geothermal heating arrangements can be helpful in supporting the life process of the plants in relation to the change in the climatic conditions. The green houses utilize a lot of heat energy in the process of gardening. Still though it is satisfying to the gardeners for many beneficial results they contribute in the growth and the improvement of plants.

Instant Green House

Instant Green House

Most of the energy requirements and the geothermal conditions are usually formulated according to ecological and environmental orientation of the green houses. The energy requirements in the green houses are adjusted on the basis of the climatic changes that usually occur with the varied seasons of the year. The instant green houses that are built with the light weight materials that have the reduced insulation features are able to sustain a stable climate within.

Translucent shed green house- The portable green house features a heavy duty, steel framing with galvanized finish. The green house has the dimension of 12 inches width, 24 inches length and 8 inches in height. There is one full width door which has double zips. The green house also has a man way with the 36 inches wide door. The green house has 8 ounce ultra violet ray protected polyethylene translucent covering and the doors. The assembling of the green house can be done easily as the structure comes predrilled and only requires easy bolting. The green house has easy brace support on both sides to protect it from strong winds. The green house comes with the proper anchoring mechanism.

Instant Greenhouses can be useful tool for the gardener and has the niche for plant cultivation and is looking for a protected place for the plants to grow better. The instant green houses are available in the choice of House ridge style and the Round Quonset hut style. Both of the style provides ample light dispersion through its superior quality fabric which is translucent and very effective for good growth of the plants. These instant green houses may improve the annual growth season for about three months. The frame which comes predrilled can be easily assembled with optimal hand tools. The components in the frame are made of strong and durable galvanized steel. The main covering and the end doors are made from durable ultra violet resistant and fire protected Polyethylene plastic. The fabric components are well stitched along the seam.  The instant green house features a 10 inches height and 6.6 inches wide door with double zip on one end for easy moving and positioning of multiple shelves and racks. The 36 inches broad man- way door to the other side provides the suitable passage way and facilitates improved cross ventilation. There are four interior purling arches; where plants can be suspended along the edges and also on the top of the unit.

There are two units which have the complete anchoring kit of anchors and drive rod. These are the perfect cultivation and gardening instrument for the beginners or the skilled gardener for creating a wonderful instant greenhouse.

These spacious greenhouses can be easily assembled, and can be ready for the cultivation of plants in a few couple of hours. Both the models come complete with set anchors, back panel with double zipper, and front panel with the man -way door.

The instant Greenhouse Kit is easy to install and is very much affordable. The unit can be assembled by one or two persons in less than 2 hours.

The instant green houses can be converted into an Instant Garage when the unit is not being used for gardening. There are replacement covers and parts available after the sales.

The advantages of the instant green houses are:

The instant green houses are very much light and can be easily carried from one place to another. The easy assembling features with the spring loaded design helps it to construct a temporary shed or the green house with the minimum tools. Once the purpose is done with or in case of relocation it can be folded back in the bag.

The translucent Gro –Tec material, in which most of the green houses are covered are made, is fire protected ultra violet resistant and is waterproof and is highly durable to be used for longer periods of time.

The Gro- Tec material used as the covering is more beneficial for the growth of the plants than other plastic or clear glass sheds.

The instant green houses are designed to withstand rapid changes in the climatic conditions. The green houses are adaptable to various geographic locations and all seasons.

These green houses are made of the best materials and have the added beneficial features which yet are cheaper than the permanent structures.

The zipped vent and doors allow the proper ventilation and adjust the temperature for the creation of suitable environment for the growth of the plants.


Instant Garages

Instant garages can be the best option for those who have to shelter their cars when there is lack of space for a permanent structured garage and when one is often traveling.

Round style shelter

– the instant garage is made of heavy durable steel frame and bonded with thermostat treated powder coated finishing, preventing the rust and corrosion, chipping and scratching. It has the wedged tubing for easy assembling and slip fit connectors. The structure is very tough with the bolts which are used at every joint. The cover of the instant garage is made of the 9 ounce triple layered and chemically bonded polyethylene. This material is very much resistant to the harmful ultra violets and has the additional features of the fade blockers and the anti aging and anti fugal agents.

The hot air which is infused at the seams make it 100 % waterproof. The interiors have the white lining for enhancing the illumination. The package comes with the fitted cover, front panel and back panel with double zipped doors. The other additional kits include the auger anchors and the foot plates made of steel.

Instant Garage


Auto storage shelter

This auto storage shelter provides ample space for use as a temporary garage. It has the coveted Rhino shield surface which is a highly durable and well-built steel frame. It is made of a heavy and durable 2 inch diameter steel frame.  The frame is baked with a powder coated finish to prevent rust and corrosion.There are also fade out blockers, anti-aging and anti fugal agents for added longevity. The triple layer polyethylene fabric makes it possible to infuse the hot air in the seams to make it waterproof. The fit connectors and the wedged tubing makes it easy for assembling. The wide steel footplates on every leg make it possible to deliver the sturdy base with the access to the anchor points. The easy cross rail mechanism helps to lock down and roll up the covers.

Mini shed instant garage

the pre drilled frames can be easily assembled with most minimal tools.  It has the durable galvanized steel frames which can provide maximum strength and durability to the instant garage. Assembly is easily be done with nuts and bolts which are used in the joints while there is wind brace support on both the sides. This makes it incredibly stable while outdoors year-round. There are two double zipped doors with the bottom pockets. The sturdy metal frame has the added feature of the protective plastic tube ends. The package comes with the thread plated hard ware kit and has the spare nuts and bolts with SS screws. It also includes the permanent anchors. There is the poly rope to tie down the cover and the grommets on the doors and covers.

One car house style instant garage

it has heavy duty galvanized finish on the steel frame components, two standard double zipped doors and a wind brace support on each side. Anchors are included to keep the garage secure and both the covers and doors are made of 10 once Polyethylene fabric. As the instant garage comes pre-drilled the assembling becomes easy and requires only bolting the joints.

Utility round instant garage

Other than using for protecting cars, the garage can also be used for storing equipment and materials The round style console provides ample space along the surface of the enclosed space, with the tallest height near the middle ridge. The pre-drilled frame can be easily assembled with hardly any bulk instruments. This product requires no drilling or field cutting. Each of the framed components is built from durable and long lasting galvanized steel. The doors and covering are made from long lasting fire retardant which includes an ultra violet resistant Polyethylene.

The triple layer polyethylene fabric makes it possible to infuse the hot air in the seams to make it waterproof. The unit features a door with double zippers on both sides to provide drive-through affordability, and proper ventilation. Both the doors contain a compartment for a sturdy pole at the bottom. The durable cover constructed with full flap protects from the rain or snow and deflect water from flowing in through the edges of the cover. The unit comes entirely equipped with a bunch of earth anchors and stainless steel drive rod and tethers to position the unit at each frame arch and every corner.

Domed Truss Building Instant Garage

These structures are constructed for great commercial, industrial and agricultural use. This form of instant garage has the steel galvanized frame and the exclusive double cover tension mechanism, which makes the structure very strong from back to front. The other typical usage includes structuring the instant garage at big workshops, for sheltering cattle, storing multiple truck or cars. The package comes with ready to assemble features.

Such frame used is the one of heaviest in sole tube construction. The framed components are made of galvanized materials.

See all of our outdoor shelters and protect your equipment from the elements today!