Smith House Occupied Renovation
This project is a renovation of a 12-story, 92,500 sf structure, that was originally built in 1973, as an affordable senior housing building, now with 132 one-bedroom units. The scope of work includes new helical piles and foundation, composite metal panel siding, an emergency generator, replacement of fin-tube radiation, and supplemental through-wall AC units with new vertical heat pumps, a new cooling tower, as well as elevator upgrades.
The building’s exterior will receive a roof replacement, new windows, insulation of walls, masonry & concrete restoration. Within the units themselves, there will be the replacement of existing lighting, installment of additional lighting, kitchen cabinet repairs or replacements in each unit, as well as new closet doors, new paint, replacement of floors.
Architect: ICON Architecture
Owner: Madison Park Development
Location: Boston, MA