Initial Walk-Through.October 6, 2007
The BNB Renovations have been underway for over a month now and they keep getting better. Friday, October 5, 2007, the Board of Governors approved additional money to expand the renovations to include a complete renovation of all bathrooms in the resident rooms (as seen above).
The doorway ahead will no longer have doors at the breezeway instead the hallway will extend the entire length of the building.
The radiators and carpeting have been removed to make way for new finishes and equipment.
A Nason room with carpeting and radiators removed.
Standing in Nason looking towards Blanton. This is similar to the openness that will exist once the breezeway doors are removed.
The interior of Brewer NE corner. This which was a formerly a sorority chapter room will become two rooms; a community study room and computer workstation.
Formerly a four person room this will become either a sorority chapter room or a floor lounge space.
The entrance stairs have been demolished and will be replaced as part of the renovation.
The bathroom separating the rooms is in the process of being demolished.
The new bathrooms boast additional floor space and will include all new fixture, plumbing and finishes.
The doorway ahead will no longer be at a lower level. The first floor breezeways will be level the room floor level.
Ramps will be installed in the SE and NE corners to permit access to the lounges and the 1st floor east wings.