1800 K Street NW

Washington, DC
Market: 
Office
Products: 
Garden Roof® Assembly: ExtensiveRoofingUltimate Assembly®Waterproofing
Project Type: 
Renovation
Size: 
23,600 sq ft.
Completion Date: 
2016

The office building at 1800 K Street NW, originally built in 1970, saw a significant transformation in 2016. Part of that transformation was the creation of beautiful rooftop spaces for tenants to enjoy. Protected Membrane Roofing was key in executing the design as Ultimate Assembly® wood tiles, Extensive Garden Roof®, and Stone Ballast were deployed on a singular plane.

Owner: 
1800 K St. NW - DC
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Architect: 
VOA Associates Incorporated
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General Contractor: 
Forrester Construction
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