2018 | Commercial Buildings (5,000-10,000 sq.ft) | 3rd Place

West Sunset Retail
Built By:
Henry Walters-Conestoga Buildings
Cape May, NJ
Building use, importance, and newsworthiness: Commercial use building with a restaurant, full kitchen, retail gift shop, convenient store, office space on mezzanine. This is the only location in the town of Cape May that serves gasoline.

Unique features: The roof system is constructed of Murus SIPS panels with double 12/12-6/12 Scissors Trusses. The structure is built on a masonry foundation and posts are attached with sturdy wall brackets. An EPPM rubber roof was installed over the kitchen area and 2x6 exposed flooring on mezzanine.

Post-frame advantage: Post frame allowed for the 34' clear span and was chosen for speed, efficiency and cost effectiveness.

Cost per Sq. Ft.: $101.80

Duration to complete: 25 days