ARTICLE: Sound Control Round Table: Adhesives vs. Underlayments

16 May

ARTICLE: Sound Control Round Table: Adhesives vs. Underlayments

“Sound control, whether achieved through an adhesive or an underlayment, is an essential component of a hard surface flooring installation. In commercial projects, sound control will help meet building code requirements. In residential homes, a noisy hardwood or resilient could result in an angry callback.” FCI convened a panel of industry experts to discuss adhesives vs. underlayments…

26 April

Project Profile Using GSL K2.6

A new 2 story condominium complex was being designed in Plainfield, Indiana. One important aspect that any home needs is a well-designed floor ceiling assembly. To achieve this, Dependable, LLC’s  GSL® K2.6 was used for the floor underlayment. GSL K2.6 gypsum cement is an underlayment designed to provide code compliance in wood and concrete UL fire rated…

12 April

Dependable, LLC Announces New Territory Manager

Dan Belisario, a resident of New Jersey, joins the Keene Building Products and Dependable, LLC sales team as Territory Manager of Delaware, Eastern Pennsylvania, NYC Metro, and New Jersey. Belisario has more than 30 years in sales experience in the construction/building industry, including multiple Regional Sales Manager roles, and owning and operating his own company.…

9 April

Slus, Patches and Skimcoats: Tips for Novices and Pros

In this manufacturer roundtable, FCI speaks with installation products manufacturers about self-leveling underlayments (SLUs), patches and skimcoats. The manufacturers share tips for both novices and experts on working with these materials.     To read the article, please click HERE Check out our White Skimcoat here. Article by: Michael Chmielecki Floor Covering Installer Magazine April 2018

29 September

Dependable, LLC Introduces a New Self-Leveler

Dependable, LLC is pleased to announce the launch of a new self-leveler; SKIMFLOW® LCB.   SKIMFLOW LCB is a gypsum-based self-leveling underlayment designed for use directly over wood. The product is reinforced with fibers for superior performance over flexible substrates. SKIMFLOW LCB may be poured directly over wood without mechanical reinforcement to provide a quick dry,…

29 August

Project Profile Using 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…

17 August

New Technical Bulletin Featured on Dependable Website

Take a look at our new Technical Bulletin: CONSOLICRETE Crack Repair Technical Bulletin CGU-1-17 featured on the Dependable website. CLICK HERE to view page.    Aggregate with SKIMFLOW ES Tech Bulletin SFES-2-99  Aggregate with SKIMFLOW HPI Tech Bulletin SFHPI-1-99  CUTDOWN II: Substrate Preparation Technical Bulletin CD-1-05  Floor Suspended of Spring and/or Movement Tech Bulletin SF-2-99  Floor Suspended…

30 June

ANNOUNCING ACQUISITION OF VILLAGE PLASTICS COMPANY

Keene Family of Companies announces an addition to its portfolio.  Village Plastics Company has been acquired and will join Keene Building Products, Dependable LLC and Continental Products, LLC.  Village Plastics is open for business, accepting orders and ready to serve the needs of our customers.  The operation is still running 24 hours a day with…

22 May

Dependable, LLC Announces New Hire

Dependable, LLC is pleased to announce Matthew Novak as one of the new Chemists. Dependable, LLC is an American manufacturer of professional grade floor products for repair, restoration, and new construction.   Matthew Novak most recently worked for BASF Catalysts LLC Battery Division in Beachwood. With a chemistry degree from Cleveland State University and previous…

6 April

Coverings 2017

Coverings 2017 April 4-7 Orange County Convention Center Orlando, FL Dependable, LLC booth #3930  Visit us and learn about our floor preparation products including self-levelers, patches, and moisture mitigation.  Come see our  Underlayment Line of products including KeedeRoll 100 and MT, KeedeLath, and QQ Step Soft. For more information please click here