concrete floor

Your Floor Is Only As Good As Your Platform

While carpet and carpet pads hide a lot of deficiencies found in typical subfloors, things like wood, tile, and LVT/LVP flooring reflect those deficiencies: Uneven joints between planks, sheets and tiles; Floors with obvious slopes, bumps, ridges and/or rolls, etc. These deficiencies can quickly turn what was anticipated to be a beautiful LVP floor into…

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Flooring Won’t Stick To Gypsum?

Why Won’t It Stick? Many installers experience a huge problem when applying flooring on new or old gypsum substrates: their glue or patch just won’t stick to the slab. More often than not, this is attributed to gypsum lacking the integrity to accept many floor coverings. Thankfully, there is a simple method for making gyspum…

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Special Announcement – “The Weatherhead 100” 2019

We are pleased to announce that not one, but TWO companies within the Keene Family have been selected as winners of “The Weatherhead 100” for 2019: Keene Building Products ​ Dependable, LLC  Established in 1988, “The Weatherhead 100” awards are the premier celebration of Northeast Ohio’s spirit of entrepreneurship and the companies leading the way in Northeast…

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Newest Skim Coat and Patch

Dependable Floor Prep is pleased to offer PrepPro Feather, an exciting new skim coat and patch product. PrepPro Feather is a latex modified, fine textured, trowel applied, rapid drying cementitious underlayment for interior use.   It provides a smooth, durable surface for the installation of a variety of floor finishes such as vinyl, carpet, engineered wood…

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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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Total Solutions Plus

Total Solutions Plus October 22-25, 2016 Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa 44600 Indian Wells Lane Indian Wells, CA 92210   Visit Dependable, LLC Table Top #49- Monday, October 24 from 4:30-7:30 PM   The purpose of Total Solutions Plus is to annually bring the ceramic tile industry together to network and learn from…

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Project Profile on Apartment in Denver CO

This private apartment located in Denver, CO was in need of a new floor. Trained flooring contractors installed the durable, high strength GSL® K2.6, a gypsum self leveling underlayment to the subfloor. In a single pour, applications from 0.375” up to 3” depth can be achieved. The medium flow GSL®  with self-leveling consistency remains placable for nearly 30 minutes, yet…

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Introducing Dependable’s new patching product SKIMCRETE® XP!

Introducing Dependable’s new patching product designed especially for exterior use. SKIMCRETE® XP is a high strength concrete mix with an added corrosion inhibitor. This exterior patch provides all the workability characteristics of high strength ready mix concrete. When blended with water and stone SKIMCRETE® XP can be poured into forms, vibrated in place, and finished in depths up to 10…

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DEPENDABLE’S FEATHERCRETE®

FEATHERCRETE® is an ultra fine textured, latex modified cement based patch. FEATHERCRETE® may be used to skim or fill most substrates without priming or the use of additives. FEATHRCRETE® is creamy and smooth spreading to provide a superior finish for the installation of most any floor covering, including sheet vinyl. FEATHERCRETE® is available in 10…

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