Live Oak Office

2008 Ohio Ave, N
Live Oak, FL 32064
(386) 364-1364

Chiefland Office

14107 US-19
Chiefland, FL 32626
(352) 507-0504

Perry Office

(Michelle's Bullpen)
3180 S. Byron Butler Pkwy
Perry, FL 32348
(850) 584-3098

Lake City Office
(COMING 2024)

465 NW Real Terrace
Lake City, FL 32055

(Across from Lowes Garden Center)

How to avoid being Bamboozled while shopping for Steel buildings, Carports, Portable Buildings and more

While finding affordable products or services is often a goal for consumers, opting for the cheapest company may not always be the best choice. There are several reasons why individuals might reconsider purchasing from the cheapest company:

  1. Quality Concerns: The cheapest option may compromise on quality. Products or services from the cheapest companies might be of lower quality, leading to dissatisfaction and potential issues, especially if the purchase involves items that require durability or specific standards.
  2. Hidden Costs: Some companies offer low upfront prices but may have hidden costs or additional fees that become apparent later in the buying process. It’s essential to consider the total cost of ownership rather than just the initial price.
  3. Poor Customer Service: Cheaper companies might cut costs by providing minimal customer service or support. This lack of assistance can be frustrating if issues arise with the product or service, and there is no reliable customer support to address concerns.
  4. Unreliable Supply Chains: Extremely low-cost companies may source their products or materials from unreliable suppliers or have unstable supply chains. This can result in delays, shortages, or inconsistencies in the availability of goods or services.
  5. Limited Features or Options: The cheapest options may lack features or customization options that higher-priced alternatives provide. This limitation might be acceptable for some purchases but could lead to dissatisfaction if the product or service does not meet specific needs.
  6. Ethical Concerns: Extremely low prices might indicate practices such as poor labor conditions, environmental exploitation, or other ethical issues. Some consumers prioritize supporting companies with fair and ethical practices, even if it means paying a bit more.
  7. Short Lifespan: Products from the cheapest companies may have a shorter lifespan or be more prone to defects. Investing in higher-quality items upfront might lead to long-term savings as they are less likely to require frequent replacements.
  8. Lack of Warranty or Guarantee: Cheaper products or services may come with limited or no warranties. This lack of protection can be a significant risk, especially if the item turns out to be faulty or if issues arise shortly after purchase.
  9. Reputation and Trustworthiness: The cheapest companies might not have a strong reputation for reliability or trustworthiness. Reading reviews and researching the company’s background can help determine if it’s a reputable choice.
  10. Financial Stability: Companies offering the lowest prices may face financial challenges, affecting their ability to provide ongoing support, honor warranties, or stay in business for the long term.

While affordability is a crucial factor, consumers should consider a balance between price and other important aspects, such as quality, customer service, and ethical considerations. Conducting thorough research and being cautious of deals that seem too good to be true can help make more informed purchasing decisions.

Multiple Locations you can Visit US at ELITE OUTDOOR BUILDINGS

We serve the entire State of Florida, with locations in Live Oak, Chiefland and a new location coming to Lake City in 2024.

Florida Engineered Plans & Florida Licensed Contractor

We are a Florida licensed contractor offering engineered plans and Windload engineering. Our team includes certified welders, and we are renowned for our sales and service reputation. We use the highest quality materials and offer industry leading warranties.

Properly Insured Workers & Local Florida Manufacturing Facility

Our workers are properly insured, and we operate a local Florida manufacturing facility. We adhere to the highest standards of construction, while offering competitive pricing.

Contact Us

For more information on our Carports, Steel buildings, Bardominiums, and more, contact us at:

PHONE: 386.364.1364 or visit us online at

We serve the entire State of Florida and look forward to working with you on your next construction project.