Posts Tagged ‘frost heave’

How to Spot and Prevent Frost Heave Damage

Thursday, February 13th, 2020
frost heave damage pavement

Frost heave damage can crack and unsettle your pavement after extreme winter temperatures.

After enduring months of temperatures that yo-yo between freezing and cool, property managers in Maryland may be spotting the effects of frost heave and freeze-thaw cycles on their parking lots and sidewalks. It’s essential to understand what frost heave damage is, as well as the freeze-thaw cycles, in order to prevent or repair the damages that can result from them. Read on to learn about these consequences of winter weather, and how to spot them on your property.  (more…)

What Is Frost Heave Damage?

Monday, February 11th, 2019
Learn about frost heave damage.

Learn about frost heave damage.

The winter is not over yet, but after months of freezing temperatures, property managers may see frost heave and cold weather damages in their parking lot and sidewalks. Continue reading to learn more about frost heave damage and how to repair it. (more…)

How To Prevent Sidewalk and Frost Heaving

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Sidewalk and frost heaves are dangerous for commercial properties, as they create “trippers,” or potential hazards for customers to trip over while walking. A frost heave is caused by freezing temperatures and water, as the sidewalk rises from the frozen ground. If you notice sidewalk heaves at commercial business, call PTG today! We are an expert at fixing these issues tripping hazards, eliminating any potential liability. (more…)