Process

North Penn Project Wraps Up in Colmar

(June 23, 2022)  Last month, Storage Construction completed its 87,000 square-foot, 3-story North Penn project in Colmar, PA. This new facility required quite a bit of site preparation before we got started with new construction. We demolished and removed a 32,000 square-foot existing building, an existing slab of more than 18,000 square feet, plus several […]

Three-Phase Project Completed in Gilbertsville

Storage Construction is excited to announce the completion of the final phase of a multi-story, 9-building new construction project in Gilbertsville, PA. The entire site encompasses more than 86,000 square feet, and was completed in three phases: Phase I:   56,300 square feet, made up of 5 self-storage buildings and 1 office building.  Completed April 2020 […]

Better Value, Fewer Headaches: The Benefits of Design/Build

Our team fields a lot of questions about the advantages of our design/build process. We’ll cover several of those below, but first, a basic description: Traditionally, owners employing a “design-bid-build” or “plan-spec” approach would hire an architect and various engineers during a planning phase, then separately seek bids from contractors, and finally begin construction. With […]

Value Engineering: understanding the cost of design

There’s nothing better than an exceptional building design, but sometimes —when architects and contractors aren’t on the same page —an exceptional building design becomes impractical and expensive when time and materials are brought into the equation. At Storage Construction, we’ve mastered the design-build process so that every project is designed with the builders —and the […]

Behind the Scenes

It might be easy to see the progress of any construction project by watching the activity on the actual jobsite, but there’s a lot of unseen activity that happens before the first scoop of dirt is moved, and before the first customer drives through the gate. Here are just a few: Design: working with architects […]