We bought a piece of property to build our own business on. We had the budget for a single story building at the time, but we wanted to be able to easily add a second floor later on. We got a company that specializes in roofing installation in Queens NY to design a roof that could be put on and last for five years, pass code requirements and then be pulled up and have the roof actually be the floor for the second story. The architect designed the walls to support a second story later on, but getting the roof approved for short term use was a little bit of a problem.
Working out the numbers to build a new place, especially a commercial structure, can be daunting. Continue reading We Were the First Ones to Make a Request for a Temporary Roof on a Commercial Building