Ancaster Senior Achievement Centre
Adlers Main Tile & Carpet Co., LTD, consulted ARDEX for a
cost efficient quick resolution to high RH readings. ARDEX developed a solution to address the high moisture readings and need for a level and flat floor in only one weekend. Featured Product: ARDEX K 60(TM) ARDITEX
Bellevue Drive Private Residence
In early spring 2015, the Bellevue Drive home owners were
ready to begin an exterior façade tile installation. Inclement
weather and high temperatures often delayed the installation
of the Porcelonosa XLight tiles. FEATURED PRODUCT: ARDEX X 77™ MICROTEC® Fiber Reinforced Tile and Stone Mortar
Billy Bishop Airport Pedestrian Tunnel
Located on Toronto Island, Billy Bishop Airport is Canada’s ninth busiest and welcomes more than two million business and leisure travelers each year. The new 550 foot long, 60 foot wide pedestrian tunnel project located 100 feet below ground allows travelers to reach the airport by foot. This tunnel is the first land-link
between Toronto Island and the mainland. Twenty five thousand square feet of 3’ x 3’ (1m x 1m) fiberglass backed porcelain Laminam wall tile were to be installed on walls and 30,000 square feet of 12” x 24”(30cm x 60cm) porcelain tiles on tunnel floors. Originally specified with a competitor’s product, York Marble
decided to look for alternative products that could meet project requirements and perform rapidly. FEATURED PRODUCT: ARDEX X 77™ MICROTEC® Fiber Reinforced Tile and Stone Mortar
University pool over flow tank had exposed, rusty rebar and spalled and gouged concrete. Waterproofing was required. Quick turnaround time as September deadline approached. Small confined spaces. Featured Products: ARDEX B 20™, ARDEX ARDICOAT™ PLUS, ARDEX TRM™, ARDEX BACA™ and ARDEX OVP™.
The retail store requires a three-day installation. Before installing ARDEX PANDOMO® Loft, moisture issues had to be addressed with ARDEX MC™ RAPID Moisture Control System. The installation had to be dust free.
FEATURED PRODUCT: ARDEX PANDOMO® K2 Design Micro-Topping Compound (White)
A 500-square-foot galley had three inches of build up on the metal deck. It needed primed and smoothed. The boat was scheduled to be seaworthy just four days. While the floor was being installed, other trades also needed access to the boat for repairs. FEATURED PRODUCT: ARDEX K 15 Premium Self-Leveling Underlayment
J Crew, Brooks Brothers & Winners
Severe leveling – up to 4 inches; Fast-track 28,500 sq. ft.; Fast dry times needed; Product availability. Featured Products: AMP, LT 65, ERM and BACA.
Lime Ridge Mall
More than an inch in height variation across the floor with significant cracking and surface contamination on the existing concrete. Featured Products: ARDEX Polished Concrete Systems
Lime Ridge Mall
Since the day it opened in August 1981, Lime Ridge has enjoyed its position as the Hamilton area’s dominant shopping centre. With over 200 shops and services, Lime Ridge offers the community the widest variety of fashion retailers carrying the latest styles and hottest brands. Mall renovations were scheduled to take place over a three-month time period. Initially, a standard set thin set was specified for the renovations as newly tiled areas were to be cordoned off. Rapid set products were necessary due to the tight schedule required to keep mall areas open for foot traffic and avoid closures during the busy holiday season. FEATURED PRODUCT: ARDEX X 32™ MICROTEC® Fiber Reinforced Rapid Setting Thin-to-Thick Bed Mortar
The floor must be flat relative to the pallet racking adjacent to the lift truck aisles. As the mast on the lift truck raises, it must remain parallel to the pallet racking, or the mast may make contact with the racking.
Even a small variation in floor flatness may make it difficult or impossible to keep the lift mast from contacting the racking.
Mercedes-Benz Showroom Floor
The newly constructed 46,000 square-foot Mercedes-Benz car dealership in Langley, British Columbia was scheduled to receive porcelain tile over a newly poured, on grade concrete slab. Slab leveling, crack repair and anti-fracture measures were required to prepare the slab for tile installation. Several other trades were on site requiring rapid-drying and fast track products to be used
to finish the floors without the worry of displacing tiles after they were set and grouted. FEATURED PRODUCT: ARDEX X 77™ MICROTEC® Fiber Reinforced Thin Set Mortar
Modern Residence on 45th
Construction was scheduled to begin on a luxurious residence in Vancouver, BC. Interior and exterior areas of the new home were to be fitted with floor and wall tile in the kitchen, bathrooms, deck, patio and wall feature in the common area. Intricate design and high-end tile installations required premium, long-lasting installation materials. FEATURED PRODUCT: ARDEX X 77™ MICROTEC® Fiber Reinforced Tile and Stone Mortar
Oakville GO Transit Rail Parking Deck
Misalignment of concrete precast frames would delay window installation until structural repairs could be made. Freezing, thawing and debonding were a concern since the repair was more than 50 feet high. FEATURED PRODUCT: ARDEX OVP™ Overhead Vertical Patch
Our Lady of Providence
98% RH readings in rooms where kindergarten students spent the day. Needed to solve moisture issue and avoid delays. Featured Products: ARDEX MC RAPID and K 60 ARDITEX
Private Residence Swimming Pool - Kelowna, B.C.
After their home was destroyed by a forest fire, the owners of this luxury private residence built a concrete swimming pool embedded into the hillside of the homes backyard with a stunning overlook of a lake and the valley below. Rock was blasted to make way for the inground pool. The pool sat empty for nearly two years. With a graduation party scheduled to take place at the pool, Exquisite Tile Services was pressed to finish this complex installation of porcelain and glass mosaics. FEATURED PRODUCT: ARDEX X 77™ MICROTEC® Fiber Reinforced Thin Set Mortar
The HighPark Condominium Sales Centre
The HighPark Condos is a new project in preconstruction in Toronto. Rising 14 stories, this stunning glass clad residence will welcome homeowners with a spacious front entry courtyard and extensive landscaping. Inside, residents will enjoy phenomenal unobstructed views of the 399 acres of exquisite parks and state-of-the-art amenities. This high-end development requires a Sales Centre to match its exquisite and unique characteristics. FEATURED PRODUCT: ARDEX PANDOMO® W1