Before and After – A Collection of Photos

Reception Room - Before & After

This post highlights the transition of the building at 122 E Patrick into the coworking space at 122 E Patrick St.  A series of before and after pictures are presented for many of the rooms in the building. Some received only a new coat of paint and some new lighting. Others were completely remade into […]

The Story of the Space – Chapter 1: In the beginning …

122 E Patrick St

Every coworking group needs a place – some space to work, to coexist, communicate, cooperate, collaborate, to … cowork. For Cowork Frederick, it all started when, having visited countless cities and towns in Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and North Carolina to find the place we wanted to live, we (Glen and Julia Ferguson) were house hunting in Frederick, […]

The Story of the Space – Chapter 2: The Remodel

patchwork floor

One of the common values of coworking is Sustainability, but even if that were not the case, we followed these guiding principles when remodeling the space for Cowork Frederick: Go Green (recycled, reused materials, extra insulation, earth-friendly products, efficient appliances, etc.) Stay Historic (preserve original as much as possible, choose new materials in keeping with […]

The Story of the Space – Chapter 3: First Floor Ready

Preview 1

And … (drum roll please), here’s a preview of the finished space. Wow. It look a long time and lots of hard work, creative thinking, and an iterative examination of our budget, but we did it. That is, we mostly did it, half-way did it. Truth be told, at this point, we still have a […]