Frequently Asked Questions
Have a question about The Ascent Building Group? Find your answer below.
What does The Ascent Building Group do?
The Ascent Building Group brings people, ideas and resources together. We operate three companies—QBC, Symtek and Madison Custom Flooring—and help our teams collaborate to create more value. By offering skilled labor and building products under one umbrella, we can help each customer achieve their vision on-time and on-budget.
What services does QBC offer?
QBC is a skilled labor force that focuses on rough framing, countertops and finish carpentry. The team thrives on large-scale developments like multi-family, hospitality and office buildings.
What products does Symtek carry?
Symtek specializes in importing affordable luxury products from global suppliers, including cabinets, countertops, flooring, hardware and more. At Symtek’s showroom just outside Madison, Wisconsin, you can view a wide array of products designed for large-scale residential, commercial and hospitality projects.
Who is Madison Custom Flooring?
Madison Custom Flooring (MCF) is a branch of The Ascent Building Group that provides services and materials for large-scale residential, commercial and hospitality projects including project coordination and onsite project management. In addition, MCF offers material coordination through ordering and managing delivery schedules for your project’s specifications. Materials include carpet, vinyl, floor and wall tile as well as athletic rubber flooring and many other flooring-related materials.
How are Symtek and Madison Custom Flooring able to provide materials at such competitive pricing?
By working with local suppliers and suppliers from around the world, our companies can source products that provide the right balance of aesthetics and quality. Additionally, by offering our own labor force through QBC and partnering with top-level installers through Madison Custom Flooring, we can keep overhead low and give you the result you need at a fair price
How do you keep your projects organized and on schedule?
Each of our companies are led by industry veterans who are committed to serving customers. Our leadership team prides themselves on being deeply involved in each project, including spending significant time on the jobsite. This means we can prevent setbacks and take ownership of our work to ensure your project is completed as expected and on schedule.
How do you encourage collaboration among your teams?
Our structure within The Ascent Building Group companies allows us to take a high-level look at all work in progress and find new opportunities for collaboration between our companies. By handling multiple scopes of work on a single project, we are able to help keep production and schedules moving efficiently and effectively which helps ease the burden for the project owners and construction management teams. Additionally, through our in-house leadership training, our employees learn new skills that help them work together more efficiently and effectively.