Posts Tagged ‘Baltimore’

Tips For Cold Weather Concreting

Friday, January 4th, 2019
Concrete Baltimore

Check out these tips for cold weather concreting.

Waiting for a cold snap to break is not always an option for construction companies that need to pour concrete over the winter months. The curing process of concrete can suffer several consequences when poured in very cold weather. Specifically, cold curing can result in the degradation of sustainability and integrity of concrete meaning it’s less stable and more prone to breakage. There are a few different options for making cold weather curing possible which we will go over today. (more…)

Two Important Sources for The Paving Industry Standards: AI and ACI

Thursday, September 20th, 2018
Learn about the important sources for industry standards: AI and ACI.

Learn about the important sources for industry standards: AI and ACI.

There are two important sources for the paving industry standards: Asphalt Institute (AI) and American Concrete Institute (ACI.) Continue reading to learn more about these sources and what they mean for the paving industry. (more…)

The Complete Process For Asphalt Installation

Friday, August 17th, 2018
Crack Fill

Learn about the complete process for asphalt installation

If you are a homeowner or commercial property owner, it’s a good idea to be informed about the asphalt installation process and learn how it works. There are many steps in the complete process, from demolition and removal to the final roll. Continue reading to learn more about the very important asphalt installation process. (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…)

PTG Is A Proud Member Of CAI, IFMA, & MMHA

Friday, March 23rd, 2018
Learn about the three great associations PTG is a proud member of!

Learn about the three great associations PTG is a proud member of!

PTG is proud to be a member of three great associations, including The Chesapeake Chapter of CAI, The Community Associations Institute, IFMA, The International Facility Management Association, and MMHA, The Maryland Multi-Housing Association. Continue reading to learn more about the associations PTG belongs to. (more…)

Driving Safety Tips For Autumn

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
Each season brings its own set of hazards for drivers, here are our tips for safe driving in the fall.

Each season brings its own set of hazards for drivers, here are our tips for safe driving in the fall.

Each season brings its own set of hazards for drivers, and it’s important to be aware of all the dangers out there so you can be as prepared as possible. Autumn’s hazards include children and school buses, darkness, deer, and unpredictable weather. (more…)

Which Winter Asphalt Maintenance Solution is Best?

Monday, November 23rd, 2015

When it comes to wet, sloppy, snow-covered parking lots, there are a few things you can do. But which one is best? Ultimately, the best thing you can do to protect your asphalt in the winter, while also up keeping asphalt maintenance during snowstorms, is good preventative maintenance. But if you’ve missed your window, and need to know your options, we’ll cover them here.


Be proactive in the removal of snow and ice for winter asphalt maintenance.


Sealcoating: Before or After Winter in Baltimore?

Sunday, November 1st, 2015

Sealcoating protects pavement from many factors, such as weather and natural elements, foot traffic, damage from car traffic, etc. One great benefit ofsealcoating pavement is protection from costly winter damage. However, should thesealcoating be done before or after winter, or even during? Many people ask this question before havingsealcoating done to their pavement. Learn the proper time to have your pavementsealcoated.


Baltimore Winter Concrete Pavement Do’s and Don’ts

Sunday, October 25th, 2015

Every business wants to be prepared when it comes to grounds maintenance during the cold Baltimore winter months. However, not all options available on today’s market for concrete pavement are good options. In fact, as covered in previous posts, there are many dos and don’ts of winter concrete maintenance. Using the right tools and having the proper knowledge are both very important for keeping your pavement in tip top shape until spring.baltimore-concrete-pavement-concrete-maintenance


Winter is Coming! Applying Concrete Sealer can Protect Your Pavement

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

Baltimore Concrete SealerWinters in Baltimore are not to kind to pavements, so it’s important to find a reliable concrete sealer before ice and snow can destroy your surface.

It’s inevitable certain surfaces will start to wear down, but there are preventive measures that will help your concrete, brick or stone surfaces survive the harsh conditions of a Baltimore winter. (more…)