New York, NY
Lilker Associates provided full MEP/FP services to accommodate Room & Board at its new 60,000
sq. ft. store location at 249 West 17th Street in Chelsea. The home furnishing retailer occupies the
entire ground, second and third floors, with its entrance on West 18th Street between Seventh and
Eighth Avenues. Originally built in 1902 as a warehouse, the building has 14 to 17 foot high ceilings,
35-foot column spacing and 9-foot windows. Savanna’s 245/249 West 17th Street have been
undergoing a base building overhaul that includes a new lobby, security system, water cooled HVAC
systems, elevators, core bathrooms, a restored façade and a new roof.