25th year celebration and rapid growth

Bill Imhoff’s interview with Kemp Harr, editor and publisher of Floor Focus Magazine Bill Imhoff, President and CEO of Intertech, and Kemp Harr, discuss Intertech’s 25th year celebration event that was held in 2013 in Kyle, Texas. Listen to the interview to hear more about Intertech, their market conditions and a few of their focus…

Details

San Antonio Team Makes Headlines

We were honored to have Intertech’s innovative – and award-winning –  work in San Antonio make the headlines this month in San Antonio Construction News.  CN noted that Intertech is making its mark in the San Antonio market with numerous projects using its Supercap pump truck which is changing the game for concrete application and…

Details

Keeping the Dirt Off

Intertech Flooring’s Guide to Carpet Care A consistent, well-planned maintenance or vitalization program prolongs carpet life and decreases environmental footprint and life cycle costs by removing soil and stains before carpet damage can occur. On average, for every 1,000 employees, approximately 26 pounds of dirt is tracked into a typical commercial facility each month. Preventing…

Details

Cleaning Up Others’ Messes – Part Three

Floor Finishes: Cleaning Up Others’ Messes By Rick Kercheval, Intertech Director of Surface Analysis and Solutions Our concrete specialists are often called upon to fix others’ mistakes in dealing with moisture issues. And while there have been a few instances where we declined the request – recognized alkali–silica reaction (ASR) and suspected concrete contamination, to…

Details

The One Step You Don’t Want to Skip – Part Two

Floor Finishes: The One Step You Don’t Want to Skip By Rick Kercheval, Intertech Director of Surface Analysis and Solutions When the Intertech concrete solutions team is called into assess flooring failure due to moisture, we often find it occurred following either poorly run testing – or worse yet, no testing at all – prior…

Details

Doing Things Right the First Time – Part One

Floor Finishes: Doing Things Right the First Time. By Rick Kercheval, Intertech Director of Surface Analysis and Solutions Consider this typical – and all-too-frequent — scenario: A local high school installs new flooring in its gym. Less than two years later, the new gym floors are starting to blister. The building contractor and design architect…

Details

Time-Saving Technology

The Most Important Time-Saving Technology in Construction – We have it. It is true – as the exclusive provider of Latricrete SUPERCAP in Texas, Intertech Flooring is revolutionizing the way concrete floors are poured. By combining the power of the pump with the next generation of self-leveling materials, Intertech’s SUPERCAP is delivering proven performance and…

Details

Considering Access Flooring?

Access floors have come of age. In the 1960s, raised access floors were a necessary evil for main frame computer rooms. Today, they have become a flooring option of choice for businesses of all types seeking energy efficiency and flexibility. We hate to brag, but it’s true: No Texas flooring company can boast the access…

Details

Preparation First Step to Any Flooring Project

Being prepared for a floor installation project is the best way to ensure your project will flow smoothly and with the least amount of disruption to the overall construction schedule. Prepping your floor to mitigate moisture problems is a key step, and one in which Intertech has extensive experience. In fact, our techniques were profiled…

Details

The Value of Doing it Right the First Time

Concrete moisture problems are expensive, and all too common in commercial projects. Having the right expertise on board to avoid problems in the first place, and mitigate them when they do arise, is critical. That’s why Intertech Flooring is so excited to expand its line of flooring services to clients, with its new Concrete Surface…

Details

Intertech Constantly Moving Forward

I once had a boss who told me, “You are either moving forward or backward, you are never standing still.” That is not a bad way to think about your business, or your life, for that matter. Since founding Intertech Flooring in 1988, I’ve often thought back on that advice I received as a young…

Details

What Does it Take to Be Successful?

Ever wonder what it takes to grow a business from start-up to national leader in the market? Then you’ll want to check out last month’s issue of Texas Construction News, which profiled Intertech Flooring’s own Bill Imhoff. Bill founded Intertech in 1988 with a handful of employees, and has grown into one of the most…

Details

Check Out our Recent Healthcare Work in Dallas!

Intertech’s Dallas/Fort Worth office recently teamed up with FKP Architects on Cook Children’s Medical Center north tower and medical office building construction. This project encompassed a five-story, 290,000 square foot inpatient tower and a 250,000 square foot medical office building to consolidate all ambulatory care programs. Each floor has its own color groupings using carpet…

Details

Intertech Puts Flooring in Focus at VisionWorks Headquarters

The Intertech San Antonio team recently completed work on VisionWork’s new headquarters in San Antonio, a fast-track project that demanded speed and quality. Intertech worked with general contractor Structuretone and architect Carson Design Associates, on the impressive facility. “We had two weeks to install 60,000 square feet of floor covering while working with all trades,”…

Details

Intertech Proud to Be on the COTA Team

The arrival of the Circuit of the Americas Formula 1 racing in Austin last year created a tremendous boost to the local economy, and we are proud to say that Intertech Flooring was part of this fantastic project. With Formula 1 racing returning to Central Texas in just a few , we were reminded of…

Details

Valuable Support Resources for Designers

As project costs are chiseled down, schedules are tightened and end users are more demanding on the performance of flooring products, Intertech Commercial Flooring is able to bring expertise that provides tremendous benefits through the use of our three professional design consultants. From working with architects and interior designers as early as the schematic design…

Details

Intertech Partners with Latricrete SUPERCAP

Intertech Commercial Flooring recently joined forces with Laticrete SUPERCAP LLC as exclusive applicator in Texas of the revolutionary self-leveling Laticrete SUPERCAP System. The SUPERCAP System is a time-saving, cost-effective method for finishing new concrete or capping existing slabs. This proven tool provides benefits from the start of concrete placement in Division 3. The system combines…

Details