Northampton, MA McSweeney Construction and Development Corp. has completed the renovation of The Hempest dispensary, located at 2 Conz St.
Founded in 1995, The Hempest provides locally grown and sourced hemp products, and works to ensure all organic and sustainable practices are carried throughout the journey of the grow in order to ensure the best product for its consumers, employees, and Mother Earth. The company’s Northampton location was opened in 2001.
The project required extensive coordination and included expanding the company’s existing 750 s/f retail space into a two-story, 2,600 s/f dispensary and retail store in the same building. Both floors were gutted, and all of the interior infrastructure was rebuilt.
McSweeney installed solid core maple doors, along with antique wood accents constructed from reclaimed wood, eliminating the commercial look of the metal door frames and transforming the space into a warm and inviting space with a residential feel. Earth tones were chosen for interior walls, including Benjamin Moore’s Hemp Seed paint color. Wood grain luxury vinyl flooring was chosen to contribute to the welcoming environment.
Jon Napoli, owner of The Hempest, had a vision to