George Washington Houses
New York, NY
Building Use: Residential
Owner/Developer: New York City Housing Authority
Completion Date: 2023
At the NYCHA development of George Washington Houses, the scope of work of the project across all fourteen buildings includes the removal of asbestos-containing materials on the roofs, including the entire rooftop perimeter parapet walls. The removed parapet walls will be replaced with a metal railing on a concrete curb. New railings, ladders, and refuse chute will be installed on the bulkhead roofs. Complete removal and replacement of the roofing systems, including the main bulkhead, and low roofs. Miscellaneous masonry work includes a partial brick replacement for above top floor window lintels, repointing of bulkhead bricks and joint sealants, and concrete repairs as necessary at various building locations.