2018 | Commercial Buildings (under 5,000 sq.ft) | 1st Place

Gehring's Meat Market addition
Built By:
SD Builders
Hartford, WI
Building use, importance, and newsworthiness: Addition for Meat Market Showroom. Built over existing building with cantilever truss system. Addition on meat market created more space for business to provide a better consumer experience. Expanded existing market area nearly 10 fold.

Unique features: Truss for addition cantilevers to peak of existing to produce consistent roof lines. The clipped corner makes you focus on the main entrance. Galvanized ceiling gives Old World/industrial feel.

Post-frame advantage: Provided adaptability for large windows and ability to seamlessly cantilever over to peak of existing structure and provide great insulating capabilities.

Cost per Sq. Ft.: $26 for shell

Duration to complete: 30