Posts by ajl@keenebuilding.com

Multi-Family Renovation Solutions

Multifamily Products

Remodeling historic structures into apartment living spaces turns eye sores into fantastic new living spaces and reinvigorates communities. A critical update includes renovating and updating the flooring with modern finishes. Flooring updates in the multi-family apartment space can can present a daunting challenge due to compromised gypsum substrates. The situation becomes more common every year:…

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Flooring Issues | How to Fix an Uneven Floor Surface

Uneven flooring surface can be frustrating, especially if it is clearly visible. It is one thing to have an imperfect floor and another it to be visible. Nobody likes it. Fortunately, you can easily fix your uneven floor surface. You can use floor patch products or various other methods. The floor is one of the…

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LVP/LVT Critical Floor Prep | Dry, Smooth & Flat

The popularity of luxury vinyl tile and luxury vinyl plank  (LVT/LVP) flooring continues to increase , therefore, it’s vital to note how critical floor preparation is for LVT/LVP installation.  LVP and LVT are luxury vinyl floors that offer a simple path to refresh and upgrade a surface with a durable, aesthetically pleasing finish.  They are just that…

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Moisture Mitigation in Concrete | What You Need to Know

Both new and renovation projects may experience moisture-related problems with floor coverings applied over concrete. With new construction, the challenge is to ensure the requirements of designated flooring are respected, and moisture is appropriately addressed, whereas during renovation projects, the contractor must deal with existing slabs that may emit higher levels of moisture than can…

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Commercial Project, Bloomington, MN

Pour Perfect, LLC is the Twin Cities’ leader in sub-floor leveling, moisture mitigation and flooring underlayment solutions for residential, commercial and industrial applications with over 40 years of experience! The team, Steve Schluck and Andrew Herrmann, has adequate experience in their pre-flooring fabrication company offering moisture mitigation and underlayment installation services in the Twin Cities…

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Residential Home, Ellijay, GA

All American Surfaces self leveling, moisture mitigation and decorative concrete solutions are built on over 40 years of Rich and son Ryan Kroko’s subfloor expertise. The Kroko’s expertise has not gone unnoticed in the Atlanta market and as a result All American Surfaces South find themselves the “go to” contractors for a number of satisfied…

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Historical Home, Brookville, NY

Brookville, NY has a rich history, even back in the 1980’s they “fought hard to preserve the best, to adjust to the future without sacrificing the past” (Rawlinson). Now, in the 21st century, a contractor is working on restoring a 1,000 square-foot historical home. Since this home is over 200 years old, it had 2…

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Project Profile: NoCal Custom Home using Skimflow LP + KeedeLath

Residential Home Livermore, CA KEEDELATH™ SKIMFLOW® LP Dependable is excited to be involved in the building process of an 8,000 sq. ft. home in Livermore, CA. The homeowners used KEEDELATH™ and SKIMFLOW® LP for their floor prep needs. After a radiant heating system was in place, workers installed KEEDELATH. This product was implemented into the…

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Project Profile Using Skimflow® NP

Skimflow NP

When designing luxury homes and condominiums, everything that goes into the home is expected to be “the best of the best.” So when a new luxury condominium was going up along the Potomac River in Washington, DC, every facet needed to be carefully considered. Having flat surfaces for luxury flooring throughout the condominium is a…

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