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Ball Horticultural Company Global Headquarters

Featherstone recently completed the multi-phased, 42,000 sf, interior office upgrade ahead of schedule and under budget. The renovation will be used to attract and retain talent at Ball Horticultural Company’s global headquarters.  The design was focused on the penetration of natural light, soothing colors, and an open work environment to...


Crystal Lake Public Library – Phase II Renovation

4.1.21 - Demolition, and the replacement an HVAC system is completed. Wall framing, cabinet and counter installations, and carpet laying is underway. Property development to accommodate new drive-up window has begun. Completion of the renovation is targeted for May. The Library has turned its attention to preserving their building by...


Chicago History Museum – Major Renovation and Property Development

April, 2021 - Demolition of the Vault area has been completed, and preparation for the installation of the new design has begun. The Vault area is where the historical documents for the City of Chicago are stored. Property Development work has also begun, including the excavation of a 13,000 pound...


The Morton Arboretum Centennial Garden

The project is currently in the design phase. Start of construction is expected in the summer of 2021, and completion is expected in the Fall of 2022. The advancement of the redesign to this historic axis, at the property's core, as a celebration of the Arboretum's hundred-year anniversary. The new...


Ball Horticultural Company, Innovation Center

Featherstone completed delivery of the new Innovation Center to Ball Horticultural Company in February, 2021, two months ahead of schedule. Many items were added to the original scope; and, yet, the project will still come in under budget and ahead of schedule. Included in the added scope of work was...


Cantigny Park, Robert R. McCormick Mansion Museum

Demolition has been completed for the Museum renovation project. Property development work has re-started with the Spring weather. It is anticipated that the project will be completed in the Spring of 2022. The McCormick House at Cantigny Park was the country residence of Col. Robert R. McCormick, the longtime editor...


Cantigny Park, Project New Leaf – Phase 2

Completed in September of 2020, Phase 2 improvements were focused on the redevelopment of the gardens and infrastructure improvements located east of the Visitor Center and south of the Robert McCormick Museum.  Improvements within this phase included the following: The New Visitor Center Patio and Lawn Renovation near LJ RestaurantThe...

Cook Library

Cook Memorial Public Library District

Featherstone completed delivery this project on time and on budget in early 2020. The project, designed by Product Architecture + Design, was recognized in the Library Journal 2020 Year in Architecture Issue for it lighting and sound design. Per their article, "Suspended LED strips with brightly colored accents bring movement...

Schaumburg Library

Schaumburg Township District Library Renovation – Phase 2

Renovation was completed in August of 2020 on the next phase of the first-floor interior improvements. The project was delivered ahead of schedule and on budget. Self-checkout machines are added to an updated checkout area, and three self-checkout stations have been added.  The staff is still available to help you check...