Florida attracts tens of millions of tourists each year due to its beautiful beaches, theme parks, sunny climate, and underwater recreation. Its diverse population, delicious food, and numerous attractions make it a fascinating place to live, work, and play.
Some of the best storage facility builders in the area are included on this list. Our editorial team selected the firms based on their background, associations, and awards received over their years of practice.
DC Construction Associates, Inc.
546 NW. 77th St., Boca Raton, FL 33487
Launched in 2005, DC Construction Associates, Inc. is a mid-size, full-service general contractor based in Boca Raton, Florida. The firm provides design-build, value engineering services, general construction, construction management, and pre-construction consulting throughout Florida.
DC Construction Associates, Inc. specializes in various and diverse projects ranging from self-storage facilities, retail and restaurant construction, commercial interiors, medical and healthcare facilities, office facilities, and industrial and distribution centers. Its staff represents loyal employees with a combined over 600 years of construction experience providing focus to each detail to maintain budget, scheduling and construction quality.
Leading the team is Dave Connor and Chris Peck, both State of Florida certified licensed General Contractors & Qualifiers for the firm’s establishment in July 2005. Over the years, the firm has acquired several Fast 50 Awards by the South Florida Business Journal in the Over $25 Million Annual Revenue category.
Hernandez Construction & Development Management Services
301 E. Las Olas Blvd. Suite 200, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
Hernandez Construction & Development Management Services, founded in 2002, is an award-winning full-service construction and development management firm that skillfully performs commercial projects for its clients. From cutting-edge aviation facilities to complex industrial parks and self-storage developments, the company consistently delivers award-winning projects that influence communities and introduce Florida as an international business and community haven.
Alex Hernandez has over 30 years of experience in the real estate development and construction industries. In 2002, he collaborated with Stiles to launch Hernandez Construction and Hernandez Development Services. As president, he has led the company’s growth, establishing Hernandez Construction as a market leader in commercial and industrial construction delivery in South Florida. Under his leadership, the company has received numerous industry awards and accreditations, including Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Certification, Community Appearance Awards, and the Associated Builders’ Safety Award.
Miller Construction Company
5750 Powerline Rd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309
Miller Construction Company is a design-build and general construction firm serving Fort Lauderdale, Maitland, Pembroke Pines, and the surrounding areas. Established in 1973, the company has completed more than 500 commercial projects throughout South Florida, including hotels, retail space, office buildings, higher education, healthcare, manufacturing, and distribution facilities. It is committed to upholding its mission to establish long-term relationships with its clients by providing excellent construction and design-build services of exceptional value.
Florida native Thomas J. Miller founded Miller Construction Company. Today, the company is under its president, Brian S. Sudduth, who has over 20 years of experience in almost every construction sector. He manages the company’s operation, heads the leadership team, and directs preconstruction.
Miller Construction Company has been recognized for its invaluable contributions to the industry. The firm has been awarded the 2019 ABC Project of the Year by the ABC, the 2019 Best Overall Project, and the 2018 Project of the Year by CASF Craftsmanship Awards.
Florida Metal Building Services LLC
5445 South Pine Ave., Ocala, FL 34480
Florida Metal Building Services LLC has been a state leader in the sales and construction of pre-engineered buildings for over 25 years. It is a third-generation, family-owned business that is also a licensed general contractor in Florida. The company is pioneering the future of steel buildings by providing a roster of qualified building manufacturers certified by the American Institute of Steel Construction and the Metal Building Manufacturers Association.
Florida Metal Building Services is led by Robert Tillander and is a recipient of the A+ Accreditation from the Better Business Bureau. From storage facilities, steel agricultural buildings, commercial metal buildings, manufacturing facilities, metal warehouse buildings to religious spaces, it is proud to be an award-winning builder that has established lasting connections with its clients. With years of hard work and commitment to its craft, the company’s works have also been featured by the press, including Design and Build with Metal (2015) and Metal Construction News (2013).
Sisca Construction Services, LLC
5589 Okeechobee Blvd. Suite 201, West Palm Beach, FL 33417
Sisca Construction Services, LLC has built millions of square feet of commercial space in a range of industries, including offices, medical, retail, restaurants, industrial, storage facilities, supermarkets, and more, since 1999. It is a design-build and construction management company with a 150-year combined industry expertise and a highly knowledgeable, hands-on in-house management staff. Its seasoned architects, engineers, interior designers, and landscape architects are on hand at every construction and development stage to help make its clients’ vision a reality.
Charlie and Sherrie Sisca lead the firm as Managing Member and Vice President for Operations. Charlie started the firm in 1999 with one employee and is presently engaged in on average $20,000,000 in commercial construction per year with 20 employees. Sherrie is responsible for all office administration and staff while monitoring and enforcing company procedures and policies. She also maintains all office systems and oversees information technology for all company communications, computer software, and hardware systems. Under Charlie and Sherrie’s supervision, the company holds memberships with the Central Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce and the Palm Beach North Chamber of Commerce.
Waltbillig & Hood General Contractors, LLC
1004 Collier Center Way Suite 100, Naples, FL 34110
Waltbillig & Hood General Contractors, LLC is a Florida-certified general contracting and construction management company conditioned to provide first-class construction services. It has been serving the Naples and Fort Myers areas, particularly to the multi-family, senior living, medical, retail, storage, industrial, amenities, automotive, corporate, and educational sectors since its inception in 2015.
Waltbillig & Hood General Contractors’ founders Brian Hood and Jay Waltbillig are capable of being leaders in the construction industry. Brian attended Louisiana Tech and the University of Louisiana, earning a bachelor’s degree in construction management. He also holds a State of Florida Certified General Contractors License and a General Contractors License (Group 5 Unlimited) in South Carolina. Jay attended Western Carolina University, where he received a bachelor’s degree in business management. Jay holds a State of Florida Certified General Contractors license. With Brian and Jay leading the company, its works have been featured by Naples Daily News (2018-2019) and Naples Florida Weekly (2021).
ARCO Murray Construction Company
5840 W. Cypress St. Suite B, Tampa, FL 33607
Founded in 1992, ARCO Murray Construction Company has grown to become a leader in the design-build market with headquarters in 31 major markets and over 1,400 associates nationwide. The firm specializes in the construction of distribution, manufacturing, healthcare, senior living, multi-family, entertainment, food production, cold storage, office, and laboratory spaces for its clients in West and Central Florida. As one of the largest design-build general contractors in the United States, it offers the resilience and presence of a national builder with the customized attention of a small company.
ARCO was recently named the third-largest design-build construction firm in the U.S. by Building Design + Construction Magazine. With more than $2.4 billion in design-build projects in 2020 and thousands of completed projects coast to coast, the firm’s tried and true delivery method has proven to be best-in-class.
Atlas Building Company
22 S. Links Ave. Suite 200, Sarasota, FL 34236
Founded in 2015, Atlas Building Company commits to public and private-sector commercial projects throughout the Florida market. It engages in preconstruction services, construction management, and design-build. It brings exceptional customer service into the construction process to deliver high-quality commercial construction projects that exceed clients’ expectations.
Atlas grows and nurtures those relationships through its involvement in professional associations, local nonprofits, and government entities like the Sarasota County Planning Commission, the Community Foundation of Sarasota County, and local economic development councils. It is led by President Andy Stultz, a U.S. Green Building Council LEED-accredited professional, 30-hour Occupational Safety and Health Administration certified, and a board member for the Community Foundation of Sarasota County and Bradenton Area Economic Development Corporation. Under Andy’s oversight and supervision, the Sarasota Magazine (2019) has featured the firm that still continues to build new connections, maintain existing relationships, and foster tradition and excellence.
P.B. Brown, LLC
428 S. Dillard St., Winter Garden, FL 34787
P.B. Brown has grown to be the nation’s most prominent self-storage specialty contractor since 2012. Paul Brown and Jano Montoya started it as a general contractor in the Florida area specializing in commercial contracting. Since then, the firm has expanded from three employees operating in one state to 35 employees building facilities in California, New York, New Jersey, and Florida.
As one of the founders, Paul manages the company’s business growth focusing on short and long-term goals, plans, and strategies. He has the primary responsibility for the planning, implementation, managing, and running of the company’s financial activities. On the other hand, Jano manages the company’s day-to-day business operations.
PB Brown’s relationships are deep in the self-storage industry and can help complete any project from rural, single-story drive to urban, high-rise superstructures. Its team has experience working with clients such as Disney, Lego, iStorage, CVWD, Agua Caliente, and Sea Life.
Finish Line Builders Inc.
9015 Town Center Pkwy #104, Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202
Finish Line Builders is a general contracting firm based in the United States specializing in self-storage design-build services. Its professional team implements cost-effective systems for controlling and sustaining the construction process, all while addressing governmental and jurisdictional guidelines to maintain the quality and integrity of each of its projects. The company was established in 2010 and currently has licenses in Florida, South Carolina, and Mississippi.
With the capacity to meet aggressive timelines with the best professionals, subcontractors, and staff in the sector, the firm works closely with its clients to identify their needs and provide the leadership required to ensure a successful project. Finish Line Builders, led by Nate Ayala, is dedicated to building projects that are well-managed, finished on time, and within budget.
Oden Hardy Construction
1400 59th St., West Bradenton, FL 34209
Oden Hardy Construction is a general contracting firm specializing in design-build services throughout the United States. Its services range from bid preparation for projects not designed by the company to complex design-build projects that utilize planning, design, and construction expertise.
The firm, led by Kevin Oden and Dan Hardy, seeks to provide a full range of development responding to each client and their project goals. Oden Hardy’s numbers speak for themselves and stand as a testament for its excellence, with over 90% of its business from repeat customers. To ensure integrity and quality throughout the land planning phase, the company’s team of experts tackles governmental and jurisdictional mandates. It works closely with clients to ascertain their needs and provide the leadership needed to guarantee a successful project, all while meeting aggressive schedules with the industry’s best experts, subcontractors, and staff.
Rapid Building Solutions, LLC
350 E. Crown Point Rd. Suite 1080, Winter Garden, FL 34787
Rapid Building Solutions provides a full range of services to provide unmatched quality and design for all self-storage project needs. The company offers a complete line of durable and customized steel self-storage buildings from maximizing site utilization for commercial development to on-demand personal mini storage and rigid frame warehouse design.
Since its inception, Rapid Building Solutions has established itself as the leading authority in revolutionary design and implementation for the storage industry. Richie Webster leads the firm, and it has established itself as an expert in self-storage building design and development, offering all essential services under one roof. Rapid Building Solutions strives to develop one-of-a-kind storage building solutions for its clients. The team has over two decades of experience and extensive problem-solving capabilities as professional and highly skilled developers, contractors, and building erectors.
2345 W. Sand Lake Rd. Suite 100, Orlando, FL 32809
CCS Construction, based in Orlando, FL, is a full-service commercial construction company specializing in the retail, restaurant, petroleum, and self-storage industries. Since it was founded by Ashley Rumble in 2009, the company has been dedicated to providing the highest level of client satisfaction. This has resulted in ongoing long-term relationships with multiple national brands. CCS has (31) storage facilities under construction or completed across the southeastern United States with the majority in Florida.
Storage Building Company
429 10th Ave. W. Suite B, Palmetto, FL 34221
Storage Building Company is a reliable partner for guidance on multi-level self-storage building planning, engineering, fabrication, and installation. It focuses on self-storage, new construction, conversion, and retrofit projects. The company is located in Florida but works all over the East Coast and is led by managing partner Patrick McCallister. He has worked as a project manager for several storage construction companies throughout his professional career.
Storage Building Company is a dependable partner in its clients’ self-storage construction projects. Its experts are more than capable of assisting each client in getting up and running quickly with a high-quality building that is both cost-effective and long-lasting. Clients can spend less time looking for vendors and more time focusing on their investments.