Alfred Street Baptist Church – Facility Renovation_Construction

Renovation project for Alfred Street Baptist Church which was completed in 2012 for updating restrooms of the existing historic church facility.  These photos show the before and after construction for the transformation of the new restrooms.  All of the public religous facility followed ADA compliance and added to the continued certification under LEED which the church has been certified.

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Yoga Studio Concept- Hyattsville, MD

In the re-development of Hyattsville, MD which is now called  the Arts District of Hyattsville .  The new emergence of  art studios, resturants, beauty salons and multi-family apartment housing which now becomes part of the landscape.  In one of my conceptural Interior Tenant fit-out projects for a local client opening a new yoga studio around the corner near the train station.  The number of square footage of the existing space is 2000 sq ft for the second floor of the existing brick building.  The space has several windows to bring in daylighting  and wanted to use eco-friendly products that will last.  The series of photos are part of a presentation to this client of how making the space open, functional and branding the  name of the new studio.

 

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Other examples of this Interior Tenant fit-out is shown in the set of construction documents for this project.  The construction document drawings where developed by using Revit Architecture.

 

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Alfred Street Baptist Church – Facility Renovation

The facility renovation at Alfred Street Baptist Church which it is located in Alexandria, VA. This renovation was focused on the public restrooms within the church facility. All required work involved removing existing utility fixtures, upgrading the HVAC system and upgrade the lighting system. The aesthetic part of the upgrade required new tile, restroom fixtures, new partitions and new lighting. In the concept for this upgrade to make the new public restrooms spacious, with ample lighting and clean look for public use. All sources that were selected through Interior Design and Facilities Administrator. In the finishes that were selected included Silestone, Daltile, American Standard, Scranton Products and Interceramic Tile. To develop a more updated state-of-the art restroom facilities the utility products selected where sensored which included the lighting. All tile and lighting sources followed USGB guidelines for LEED specifications.
The noted examples are exhibited in this portfolio of visual presentation, 3D rendition and final construction.

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Reid Community Development Center

The Reid Community Development Center was established in 1994 in Prince George’s County. Their mission is to enhance the quality of life for low and moderate income persons and the elderly (55 and older) who live in Prince Georges’ County Maryland and surrounding communities. These programs/services include: a) micro business development; b) job creation and workforce development; c) affordable home ownership programs; d) foreclosure mitigation seminars; and e) Senior wellness.  Reid Community Development Center operates a senior wellness center for 37-40 seniors, provides business development training and workshops for 160 persons a year and housing ownership and foreclosure prevention seminars for dozens of persons a year.  These programs have been in operation for at least 8 years and  the longest area of operation is the senior wellness center that began in 1999.

The development of the office build-out for Reid Community Development Center began in July 2011 and was completed by October 2012.  This office serves as a workforce training center and business incubator for the region of Prince George’s County.  The office footprint is 1825 sq. ft. of space which has three offices, reception , training/conference room (as a swing space), kitchenette, copy room and business incubator.  The function of this space is to be used for the general public and business organizations.  conceptual designs of this office was developed to give an ideal corporate office/training center  which would have swing space to be converted for various uses such as meeting, training sessions and business transactions.  The occupancy for this suite is 20-50 persons which the organization expectations of growth to include another wing.   In reference to the build out location and conceptual space plan designs which gives an ideal business incubator for other models.

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