Screed case studies are projects completed by Speed Screed, using a various materials from around the country.

We hope to demonstrate the ways in which our clients have used the various screeds on their projects, and some of the reasons for choosing those screeds.  All the benefits and cost savings.

Which Screed?

Giving examples of traditional screedflowing screedfast drying screedrapid strength gain screedlevelling compounds, and more.

Which Insulation?

When we have laid insulation on the project, the type will be identified, and the performance benefits highlighted.  From extruded EPS insulation to high density projects, we have used them all.

Which Acoustic System?

If you are looking to control noise, the the acoustic case studies will be of interest.  Some systems comply with Robust Details, and others which don’t and would need a pre-completion test when used (if working to Part E of the building regulations).

Which Membranes

Slip membrane?  Damp Proof MembraneGas membranes?  Read the case studies to find out more

Depth Raised By Underfloor Heating & Screed

Depth Raised By Underfloor Heating & Screed I'm Andy Parkin Managing Director of the Multi-Award Winning Speed Screed. Thank you very much for your question, Jack. Your question is: "have you got a rough measurement of how much the floor will be raised with the underfloor heating and screed?" Watch Andy's video to find out [...]

By |2022-01-24T01:38:05+00:00January 24th, 2022|Ask Andy, Screed for Underfloor Heating, Screed Products, underfloor heating installation|Comments Off on Depth Raised By Underfloor Heating & Screed

Polished Screed Over Underfloor Heating

Polished Screed Over Underfloor Heating I'm Andy Parkin Managing Director of the Multi-Award Winning Speed Screed. Thank you very much for your question, Grace. Your question is: “I'm looking for a screed to use over underfloor heating for a domestic conversion that can be used as the finished floor surface." Watch Andy's video to find [...]

By |2021-12-02T21:41:08+00:00December 3rd, 2021|Ask Andy, Screed for Underfloor Heating, Screed Products, underfloor heating installation|Comments Off on Polished Screed Over Underfloor Heating

Doncaster Retanol Xtreme Screed

Doncaster Retanol Xtreme Screed Working for Flint Build Limited based in Doncaster.  This domestic project in Haxey Doncaster required a high performing screed with fast-drying properties.  This would enable the owner to lay the floor covers in a matter of days. Retanol Xtreme Screed provides high early-age strength, and when coupled with its fast-drying, it [...]

By |2021-11-24T16:30:32+00:00November 24th, 2021|Fast Drying Screed, Retanol Xtreme, Screed Case Studies, Screed Products|Comments Off on Doncaster Retanol Xtreme Screed

Should there be surface water on newly laid screed?

Should there be surface water on newly laid screed? I'm Andy Parkin Managing Director of the Multi-Award Winning Speed Screed. Thank you very much for your question, Dee. Your question is: “Should there be surface water on newly laid screed" Watch Andy's video to find out his answer: https://youtu.be/iC25jBj4BHA I will take that it [...]

By |2021-11-15T16:56:12+00:00November 15th, 2021|Ask Andy, liquid floor screed|Comments Off on Should there be surface water on newly laid screed?

Liquid Dpm Retrospectively Applied To A Concrete Balcony

Liquid Dpm Retrospectively Applied To A Concrete Balcony I'm Andy Parkin Managing Director of the Multi-Award Winning Speed Screed. Thank you very much for your question, Catherine. Your question is: “I need to retrospectively apply a liquid DPM to a concrete balcony deck which has screed and paving installed. Can the liquid DPM be applied [...]

By |2021-09-17T09:14:23+00:00September 17th, 2021|Ask Andy, Damp Proof Membrane Installation, Screed Products|Comments Off on Liquid Dpm Retrospectively Applied To A Concrete Balcony

St Paul’s Cathedral Ardex A35 Screed

St Paul's Cathedral Ardex A35 Screed Speed Screed was delighted to be selected to work on Borras Constructions prestigious development at St Paul's Cathedral School. "Borras Construction are a highly respected main contractor. leading the way in design, construction and maintenance of the built environment." The project required a fast-drying high-performance screed. Ardex A35 was [...]

By |2021-09-15T09:24:28+00:00September 15th, 2021|Fast Drying Screed, Screed Case Studies, Screed Products|Comments Off on St Paul’s Cathedral Ardex A35 Screed

Is Liquid Screed Suitable For A Garage Floor?

Is Liquid Screed Suitable For A Garage Floor? I'm Andy Parkin Managing Director of the Multi-Award Winning Speed Screed. Thank you very much for your question, Chris. Your question is: “Is liquid screed suitable for a garage floor? Floor will have 120 mm insulation under it." Watch Andy's video to find out his answer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5McLnpZ3tps [...]

By |2021-09-09T15:17:33+00:00September 9th, 2021|Ask Andy, liquid floor screed, Screed Products|Comments Off on Is Liquid Screed Suitable For A Garage Floor?

Lincoln Liquid Screed And Underfloor Heating

Lincoln Liquid Screed And Underfloor Heating Working with our good friends at J L Construction.  They are a Retford based building company with a reputation for high-quality work. The project consisted of 22m2 of underfloor heating fitted and installed by Speed Screed.  Gypsol Rapide liquid screed was laid at 50mm nominal depth.  With its fast-drying [...]

By |2021-09-07T18:31:40+00:00September 7th, 2021|Fast Drying Screed, Flowing Screeds, liquid floor screed, Screed Case Studies, Screed Products, underfloor heating installation|Comments Off on Lincoln Liquid Screed And Underfloor Heating

Liquid Screed Wokingham

Liquid Screed Wokingham This renovation project is in Finchampstead, Wokingham.  The specification was a liquid screed to cover the water underfloor heating system.  High thermal conductivity was a high priority, and Axtell Concrete supplied Gypsol Classic liquid flowing screed. The project size was 80m2 at a depth of 55mm. Thank you, Murray & Krzysztof, for [...]

By |2021-08-31T18:04:31+00:00August 31st, 2021|Screed Case Studies, Screed Products, underfloor heating installation|Comments Off on Liquid Screed Wokingham

Derby Site Survey – Gypsol HTC Screed

Derby Screed Site Survey - Gypsol HTC This delightful renovation in Derby required a screed site survey to determine levels. The project had areas of underfloor heating, and the clients' requirements were to keep the build-up as low as possible. Gypsol HTC requires only 20mm coverage over the underfloor heating pipes and is perfect for [...]

By |2021-08-25T17:06:38+00:00August 25th, 2021|Screed Case Studies, Screed Products, underfloor heating installation|Comments Off on Derby Site Survey – Gypsol HTC Screed