Florida and California General Contractor

Auburndale, Florida

General Contracting

This project was a conversion of a hundred year old citrus packing plant to self storage. P.B.Brown was hired on a design build contract and was responsible for all coordination and approvals from the Historical Preservation Society and Municipalities. This project presented several challenges including preserving the historical importance of the building while updating all structural components to modern building codes. The structure severely damaged by multiple hurricanes over the last century. Local carpenters and blacksmiths where hired to recreate exterior doors and hardware to match period specific methods. The project was award the City's Beautification award and Developer of the Year award. The project was also added to the US Historical Preservation Register.