Steel Building Construction Offered

Did you know that K & S Millwrights offers steel building construction? Our relationship with Ag Growth International (AGI), the parent company of the popular grain handling units we offer such as NECO, Hutchinson, Brownie, allows us to also provide Sentinel steel construction buildings.

Plainsman Steel Building From Sentinel

K & S added the Sentinel building line to our offering in 2016. We’ve had the opportunity to build these new construction structures to enhance storage opportunities for various agriculture and commercial operations. The Plainsman product is a popular all-steel building on the market offered by Sentinel. Plainsman all-steel buildings offer high-quality construction and materials at a good value. With the Sentinel Plainsman product, you’ll find a variety of options to fill your building needs.

  • Versatile construction and setup works for most applications
  • Designed for fast installation
  • High-quality painted finish with a 30-year warranty
  • 26-gauge steel wall sheeting with 80,000 psi yield strength
  • 1 ¼” foam closures provide a solid seal from moisture, dirt and rodents
  • Wide range of door and window sizes and configurations
  • Reinforced structural framing available to support installation of addition equipment like cranes
  • Variety of foundation options provide the ideal floor service for your needs
  • Customize your building with features and accessories to fit your requirements
  • Optional lining and partition walls available

 

Let us know if you’re interested in adding a steel construction building on your site. We’ll help you review the options and find the best solution for your requirements. While grain handling and storage is our specialty, steel building construction for your equipment is a natural fit and we’d love to help with your next project.

Contact K & S today to learn more about steel building opportunities.

Repair Services Available to Support Fall Harvest

Grain Storage RepairThe arrival of September means that fall harvest is right around the corner. At K & S we hope for a successful harvest for all. Long hours and hard work means there may be equipment breakdowns that require repairs. K & S can help with grain storage and handling repairs.

When crops and field conditions are ready, you need to get the work done. If something breaks it needs to be repaired as soon as possible. K & S Millwrights offers 24-hour repair service for that exact reason. We also maintain a full inventory of parts to replace broken components quickly.

There are many grain storage and handling structures and equipment that we can help repair.

Repair Examples

  • Repair or replace leg and conveyor belts
  • Auger repair
  • Drag conveyor repairs
  • Bin repairs
  • Portable welding
  • Structural repairs
  • Grain dryer repairs
  • Gear box repair and replacement
  • Bearing replacement
  • Air transfer system repairs
  • Part supplier, new & used

 

Ask For Help

Are you repairing something yourself, but need a part or supplies. Don’t forget about our onsite hardware store. Save yourself time and gas money. Stop in and pick up the items you need. Kent keeps the store well-stocked.

Did summer go faster than expected, and you have a few preventative maintenance projects you were hoping to accomplish prior to harvest time? Call K &S, we’ll try to work you in before the busy time hits.

Keep the K & S phone number, 320-833-2228, handy just in case you need help with a repair. We’re here to help!

Local Hardware Store Offers Large Selection of Product

K&S Millwrights Hardware Store

The Hardware Store

The hardware store located at K & S Millwrights offers a lot more products than you might think! Many people that live in the area are aware that the hardware store exists, but are often surprised by the wide variety of items available.

Large Product Offering

We offer all the hardware store items you will need, but also carry a small section of sporting goods, lawn care from fertilizer to Roundup® and bird seed. The paint department and color match machine is a valuable addition. If we don’t have the color you are looking for, our machine will match your color and provide the formula to mix it for you.

The most popular items purchased are for plumbing projects. Plus, it never fails when we have a rain storm in the area that there is a rush for sump pumps! A unique item that you’ll find in the store is concrete mix for your small concrete projects.

K&S Hardware Store Manager

Hardware Store Manager, Kent Scharmer

Friendly and Knowledgeable Service

Kent Scharmer is the hardware store manager. He grew up in his family business, Scharmer Lumber, and knows the business like the back of his hand. Customer service is his top priority, which is a great fit with K & S. His friendly personality and expert knowledge are an important asset to the store. He’s always happy to help you find what you need.

The hardware store is open Monday – Friday 8am – 5:30pm and Saturday 8am – noon.

The K & S Hardware Store proudly serves the local community and surrounding areas since 2001. The last 16 years have been exciting and we appreciate the local patrons. Do you wish we offered additional products? Let Kent know. We may be able to add them to our offering.

Stop by the hardware store and check out the selection!

Grain Bin Installation by K & S

Grain bin installation is something K & S Millwrights specializes in for the agriculture industry. Whether you’re creating an entire new setup, adding to your current bin configuration, adding a leg or looking for used product, K & S can help.

Multiple Grain Bin Suppliers

Grain Bin InstallationWe work with a variety of bin suppliers like Sioux Steel, AGCO, Conrad America and Hutchinson, to name a few. A full list of options can be found here. Our direct relationship with these companies allows us to find the grain bins you’re looking for.

Every project is unique

Sometimes we’re installing one 1,000-bushel bin and the next day we’re setting up to handle 1 million bushels. Grain legs and dryers are common additions to these projects. Not only do we offer installation, but repair service is popular too. Grain storage needs to function properly and as it gets closer to harvest time repairs and preventative maintenance is important.

Grain bin installation isn’t all we offer, but it is a big part of what we do every day.

Check out a few of our projects!

Summer Prep for Fall Harvest

Fall Harvest PreparationThe seeds are in the ground and summer is in full swing – that means fall harvest will be here before you know it! Now is your chance to check your grain handling and dryer systems to make sure it is ready to go when you are.

Equipment Updates and Repairs

Are there repairs you’ve been waiting to make? Was your grain dryer acting up last fall? Need your grain leg serviced or oil changed in your gearboxes? Call K & S for your pre-harvest check-up and we’ll take care of your pre-harvest maintenance for you. Doing this ahead of time gives you the assurance that you have tried to eliminate down time when you don’t want it! We offer many services for grain handling facility!

There are still a few months until fall arrives. Do you have enough bin space for your harvested grain? Don’t wait until the last minute. We can still get this done for you!

Steel Building Construction

Steel building construction is also popular right now. Have you been thinking about adding more building storage area to your operation? K & S can also provide you with a Sentinel and Plainsman steel construction building. It’s another piece of our great relationship with Global Industries, being able to work with you in all areas of your operation. It is always exciting to be able to offer more to our customers, to help them improve their operations!

Think about your fall harvest, it will be here before you know it! What can you do now to make it more effective and efficient in a few months?

Let K & S know how we can help!