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Benefits Of Dumpster Corrals For Your Commercial Property

Wednesday, July 18th, 2018

Learn about the many benefits of dumpster corrals for your commercial property.

Dumpster corrals are essential for commercial businesses, as they offer many benefits for your customers, residents, and employees. Today, dumpster corrals are not only necessary for trash, but also for separate recycling bins. Continue reading to learn more about dumpster corrals and why they are important for your business. (more…)

What To Know About Infrared Patching Repairs

Thursday, July 12th, 2018
Asphalt Installation

Learn all about infrared patching repairs.

Infrared patching is the method of blending new asphalt with existing pavement to make a joint-free integral patch. You may consider infrared patching repairs if your asphalt surface has potholes, divots, cracks, heaving, or any other kind of uneven areas. Continue reading for important things you should know about infrared patching repairs. (more…)

What Are Bioretention Ponds And What Do They Do?

Thursday, July 5th, 2018
 Learn more about bioretention ponds and how they can benefit your parking lot.

Learn more about bioretention ponds and how they can benefit your parking lot.

Bioretention ponds, also referred to as rain gardens or stormwater planters, are designed to collect stormwater runoff from sidewalks, parking lots, and other paved surfaces. The bioretention ponds are beneficial for pavement, as too much water can result in ponding issues, penetration of pavement, and walking hazards for customers. Continue reading to learn more about bioretention ponds and their benefits. (more…)

The History Of Independence Day, The Birth Of Our Free Nation

Thursday, June 28th, 2018
Learn more about the history of Independence Day!

Learn more about the history of Independence Day!

Next Wednesday is July 4th, which is, of course, Independence Day in the U.S. While we are all excited to take the day off of work and celebrate with our families and friends, it’s important to remember the history and significance of the holiday. Continue reading to catch up on the history of July 4th before celebrating at your family barbecue or local fireworks show. (more…)

Consultation Services From PTG Enterprises

Friday, June 22nd, 2018
Cinder Blocks

Learn all about PTG Enterprises’ consultation services.

PTG Enterprises is a contracting and project management business dedicated to serving commercial clients with asphalt and concrete paving services, but did you know that we also offer consulting services? Our consulting services are very helpful for all clients, as we provide affordable services that reflect our dedication and knowledge of the commercial paving industry. Continue reading to learn how consulting services from PTG can benefit you! (more…)

3 Things Concrete Does: Shrinks, Curls and Cracks

Wednesday, June 13th, 2018
Mixing Concrete

Learn more about concrete shrinking, curling, and cracking.

Concrete is made out of three basic components, including water, aggregate, and cement. It is a very durable material, but unfortunately, it can’t last forever. Over time, concrete will show signs of wear and tear by shrinking, curling, and cracking. Learn more about why concrete does these three things and how to maintain your concrete pavement. (more…)

Asphalt Index 101: What It Is And How It Affects You

Tuesday, June 5th, 2018
Repaving Asphalt Parking Lot

Learn more about the asphalt index and how it affects you.

Have you noticed that the price of asphalt changes frequently? This is because the cost of asphalt is dictated by the Asphalt Index, which changes every month. Maryland’s asphalt index is determined by The Maryland Asphalt Association, which updates its website every month with the new price. As of June 1, 2018, the Maryland asphalt index is $516.67. Continue reading to learn more about the asphalt index and how it affects you.   (more…)

How Does Milling and Paving Work?

Friday, June 1st, 2018
Learn more about the milling and paving process.

Learn more about the milling and paving process.

Have you ever driven down the road and noticed big chunks of asphalt missing? This happens when a stretch of road needs to be replaced. This is called pavement milling or cold planing; it removes part of a paved surface, like a road or parking lot, so that new asphalt can be laid on top. Milling can be needed to level a paved surface or to repair damage to the pavement that has happened over time. (more…)

The Importance Of Crack Filling Your Parking Lot

Wednesday, May 16th, 2018
Crack filling

Learn the importance of crack filling your parking lot.

Asphalt parking lots look great when well-maintained, but every parking lot is bound to experience cracks at some point. Sealcoating allows parking lots to last at least three to five years before any cracks show, but when these cracks appear, they should not be ignored. Cracks can quickly cause more damage or can turn into potholes in your parking lot, so it’s crucial to fill cracks as soon as possible. (more…)

Concrete Pool Deck Repairs From PTG

Wednesday, April 25th, 2018
Do you need concrete pool deck repairs? Call PTG!

Do you need concrete pool deck repairs? Call PTG!

It’s almost Memorial Day weekend, which means that public pools will soon be opening for the summer. Now is the time for community associations and apartment complexes to schedule any pool and concrete deck maintenance. If your deck is in need of repairs, give PTG Enterprises a call today! We offer a wide variety of concrete care products and services, including pool deck repair and reconstruction. (more…)