Petra Construction Corporation is fully capable of all types of historic restoration work, from exterior masonry, roofing and architectural details to heavy timber repair, architectural woodwork (produced in our own workshop) and beautiful interior finishes. Petra Construction Corporation provides complete restoration services for residential, liturgical, educational and commercial environments.
Recent projects include:
1924 Classical Revival bank building - Historic restoration of a 14,000 square foot former bank building in downtown Westport, Connecticut for use as retail space. The building is listed in the Westport Historic Resources Inventory and has been certified as an historic structure by the United States Department of the Interior (ie, National Register).
1893 Richardsonian Romanesque library - Substantial historic restoration of the Pequot Library in Southport, including new mechanical and electrical systems and restoration of many historic architectural details. Work also included substantial repair of beautiful exterior masonry details and refurbishment of the library's ornate book stacks.