Labarre Associates, Inc.

The Slow & Silent Cash Flow Killer

What’s the Cost of Poor Maintenance? Buildings wear out over time - it’s a fact.  We never seem to notice until we visit a competitor’s Branch or our roof leaks, stains the drywall and the patched area can’t be matched because…

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Maintain

Posted: May 04, 2017

Rendering Vs. Actual Photo - First Pentecostal Church Activity Center

We're proud of the renderings we give Clients and often talk about how closely they'll match the finished product. One example is the recently completed First Pentecostal Church Activity Center. Hand drawn rendering: Actual photo:

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Posted: April 19, 2017

SlideShare Update: Leading IFMA New Orleans Luncheon - Barry Lynch

Update 4/12/17: The presentation is now hosted on slide share - to view the presentation click here.   Original: Barry Lynch is leading April's IFMA New Orleans' Chapter Luncheon Meeting tomorrow (April 11).  It will start as a normal presentation…

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Posted: April 10, 2017

How We Sped Up the Flood Recovery Process (A Case Study)

Overnight, on August 12th, 2016 in Denham Springs, it started to rain.  Little did anyone know, a natural disaster with major long-lasting consequences was brewing overhead. The “No-Name Storm” would dump over 2 feet of water over a large…

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Posted: March 31, 2017

Progress

We've finally started post-flood renovations on our office.  We're set on a new improved design, and we're well on our way to getting it built, so check back often for updates. Below: Framing for our conference room pocket sliding doors/whiteboards.…

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Posted: March 17, 2017

Pelican State’s Temporary Branch Update

Getting ready for Pelican State Credit Union's soft opening included tearing down the temporary branch this past Saturday.  While this was an interesting experiment in disaster response architecture, we are sure everyone is much happier that…

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Great Flood of 2016

Posted: March 06, 2017