BSAPR New Office Renovation
Client: Blanchard Schaefer Advertis- ing & Public Relations
Project Location: Fort Worth, Texas
Completion: December 2010
The owner of Blanchard Schaefer Advertising & Public Relations purchased a historic building in Ft. Worth that had been sitting vacant in order to create a new home for the firm. TerraLogos came up with a plan to keep the historic fabric of this apartment building intact while updating it to meet the demands of a high tech modern office. The interior renovations included all new energy effcient HVAC and hot water systems, new interior structure, and the installation of a commercial elevator.
Environmental Design Features:
- Nearly 100% of the exterior masonry walls were kept in place preserving the historic nature of the building.
- A new energy efficent instant hot water system was installed.
- Outdated HVAC systems were replaced with new systems to reduce energy consumption and provide greater individual control.
- Sun shades were added to reduce the amount of direct sunlight allowed into the building during the hot summer months.