The first phase of this Indwell project included the renovation of a 11,900 ft2 rooming house building in East Hamilton. Initially built in the early 1970s, the goal was to bring the building up to current codes and improve the its interface with the surrounding community. There are 39 units in the building. Retrofits included new roofing, windows, insulation & HardiePanel cladding, electrical upgrades, and HVAC upgrades.
The second phase improved the livability for tenants in the building with a new entrance, common spaces, elevator, barrier free modifications to four units, and other site improvements. The building is situated beside the pipeline trail near Barton Street in East Hamilton.
Location: Hamilton, Ontario
Completion: August 2016