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Joe, Cameron and Luke Kelly (Arkon Developers)

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You’d be surprised what the Glens Falls area might have in store for you. Here on Buying Local Glens Falls, we’ll be interviewing a new guest every episode! Who will that guest be? All we’ll say here is it will be a local – to learn more, you’ll have to tune in and find out for yourself!

Episode 15

In this episode, our host Mike Nelson interviews Joe, Cameron, and Luke Kelly; the father and sons team behind Hudson Falls’ own Arkon Developers! They talk about some of the interesting things they’ve seen in their time renovating homes – you never know what’s on the other side of that wall! It could be insulation, it could be another wall, or even… A servants’ staircase? Listen to this episode to hear more about what Arkon can do, and what they’ve seen!


Contact Arkon Developers by phone at (518) 415-9028, or by email at arkondevelopers@yahoo.com


00:21 – Introduction

01:08 – A Brief History of Arkon Developers

02:41 – Working with Dad

05:38 – What Does Akron Offer?

10:08 – Same Problem, Different Approaches

11:26 – Taking Inspiration

12:56 – Luke’s Side of the Story

16:46 – Luke, the MacGyver of the Team!

18:49 – Commercial Break: Visit Bogey’s Pub & Grill!

19:18 – Anything and Everything for Outdoor Maintenance!

25:18 – Sprinklers Aren’t Just For Show! Build a Solid Root System (But Not Too Solid!)

29:41 – Don’t Underestimate the Details!

32:36 – From Filler Job to Killer Job: The Domino Effect


37:14 – What’s on the Other Side of That Wall?

38:54 – Servant-Grade Architecture: A History

40:56 – Commercial Break: Visit SkyZone Trampoline Park in Queensbury!

41:12 – The COVID Boom… Stuck at Home? Then Improve Your Home!

45:09 – How to Get in Touch with Arkon: (518) 415-9028, arkondevelopers@yahoo.com

46:26 – The Stigma Against Contractors: Arkon Will Earn Your Trust!

50:10 – A One-Stop Renovation Shop: Saunas, Bars, and More!

51:47 – Closing Remarks

PRODUCTION NOTE: The opinions reflected in this podcast are not indicative of the views of Saratoga Business Report, SaratogaBride.com LLC, Saratoga TODAY, Glens Falls TODAY, Spa City Digital, or Five Towers Media.


  • Host

    Mike Nelson

  • Guests

    Joe, Cameron, and Luke Kelly

  • Runtime

    52 min, 23 sec

  • Air Date

    March 21st, 2023