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LEED Credits with Floorprep.com

We can make a difference! Happy Earth Day. Read about the LEED credits available from FloorPrep.com below. The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) Green Building Rating System™ signifies U.S. Green Building Council’s endeavor to provide a national rating system for developing sustainable building designs & construction. These guidelines help create “green buildings” by…

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Lightweight Subfloor Solution

Reduce Dead Load

Renewal of America’s cities involves the adaptive reuse of existing structures and provides unique opportunities to contribute to lifestyle, sustainability and preservation. The approach is noted by Gensler, worldwide architecture and design firm;     “…adaptive reuse focuses on taking a building that’s past its prime and renovating it for new purposes in line  with contemporary…

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OKC First National Center

                  “It’s probably the most iconic building in Oklahoma City – certainly the one that was on the most postcards through the decades.” –Former Mayor Mick Cornett       The project, a part of the restoration of the Art Deco “First National Bank Building” is now…

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Riverfront Condos, Nashville, TN

riverfront condos

Nashville’s Old Iron Works Plant represented a unique opportunity for conversion into contemporary condominium units. Located just a mile from Nashville’s infamous entertainment & hospitality center (featuring bar Broadway bars, restaurants, football stadium) the Riverfront Condos represent urban living in the heart of Nashville. Given the Riverfront condos feature location, pool, fitness and unique covered…

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Patch Things Up

The season of love is upon us, and this year we’re all about patching things up.   We do wish the best for your hearts and relationships, but we are focused on your subfloors. Yes, we come across some messy subfloors. Great new, Concrete, Gypsum, Wood, Adhesives, Feather, Deep, Fast, Ramp – we can help…

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FloorPrep Launches New Website!

          FloorPrep.com by Dependable, LLC, a manufacturer of professional grade floor preparation products unveils its new website, www.floorprep.com 70 years ago, Dependable was born. Since then, we proudly provided innovative, cost effective and user-friendly solutions. While we remain true to our heritage and values, the opportunities to evolve became apparent and…

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What are the Benefits of Floor Leveling?

Concrete Floor

Concrete floors are one of the top choices for flooring in homes and commercial buildings. They are long-lasting and low-maintenance compared to other types of floors, while easily withstanding heavy foot traffic. But the concrete floor is not without its faults. Sometimes, they will look and even feel uneven. This is one of the most…

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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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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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