Main Conference Room (109)

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Reference

Envelope

Walls

  • Requirements
    • 4 walls
    • 2 exterior...thermal
    • sound proofing is needed
    • privacy
  • Design / Selection
    • Ideas
      • Reuse: small wood, drywall scraps, wood for ledges
    • Design
      • use screws
      • homosote + wood joints (full wall) (paneling adhesive?)
      • used 1x4 wood base (nailed)
      • primer + paint wallboard (research type of paint - eggshell finish)
      • reused wood sill (1" x 4")
      • reuse old drywall + new homasote scraps inside the walls (for sound deading and thermal mass)
  • Rationale
    • maximize
      • reduce embodied energy in materials (wallboard)
      • reuse
      • durability

Floors

  • Requirements
    • durability for high traffic
    • easy to clean
  • Ideas
    • carpet / rug for better sound control can be added later
  • Design Selection
    • used wood flooring
  • Rationale
    • durability
    • ability to heat via radiant flooring

Ceiling

  • Requirements
    • durability
    • sound deadening
  • Ideas
    • Check on fiberglass health issues (Jennifer)
  • Design
    • Layer 0 Fiberglass (existing) sealed in with visqueen sheeting stapled on to joists
    • Layer I - reuse acoustic tiles on bottom of joist. (does dalgleish / craigslist have any?)
    • Layer II - air space / suspended "drywall" ceiling system. Two options- Wall to Wall, or Suspended System
    • Layer III - homasote (screwed and glued) with wood trim on seams. Better option may be clips-Homosote approved system
    • painted (semi-gloss) (research)
  • Rationale
    • durability
    • sound

Doors / Windows

  • Requirements
    • Doors
      • Access code requirements: 36" door width
      • Window is needed for occupant identification
      • door to have 1" space under for ventilation
    • Windows
      • 4 exterior / 2 rear yard, 2 alley-need blind/screening?
  • Ideas
    • used historic door (Peter / Terry / Dalgliegh)
  • Design / Selection
    • Doors
      • used solid core door (w/ window if possible...else add window later)
    • Windows
      • 4 exterior - Kelly windows
        • roll shade that lets light through
  • Rationale
    • privacy for conferencing
    • reuse