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Signs Your Asphalt Parking Lot Needs Repairs

Friday, April 5th, 2019
Parking Lot Repair

Learn about the signs that mean your asphalt parking lot needs repairs.

Asphalt repair is an important part of your property’s maintenance plan. After all, cracking, uneven surfaces and other damages to asphalt can cause safety issues or even damage the vehicles that use your parking lot. Making sure your parking lot is well-maintained can help you avoid trickier, more expensive repairs down the road, in addition to preventing safety issues. It’s a good idea to tackle preventative maintenance on a regular basis to prevent persistent issues with your asphalt parking lot, but there is plenty of regular wear and tear that can require repairs as well. Here are some of the biggest signs that your asphalt parking lot may be in need of repairs. (more…)

When To Sealcoat Your Asphalt Parking Lot

Friday, March 29th, 2019
 Learn when to sealcoat your asphalt parking lot.

Learn when to sealcoat your asphalt parking lot.

Your parking lot as an important part of your business, and you want it to represent you and your brand as well as possible. A parking lot that is cracked and full of potholes, or even one that has been patched repeatedly, is not giving a strong first impression of your business. All those cracks and hole could even become a liability issue and cost you money in the long run. But repaving a parking lot is expensive, and parking lots seem to develop holes every year. Sealcoat can help prevent cracks and holes from forming and extend the life of your asphalt parking lot. (more…)

How To Know If Your Parking Lot Is ADA Compliant

Friday, March 22nd, 2019
ADA Compliance

Learn how to know if your parking lot is ADA compliant.

The ADA, or Americans with Disabilities Act, was created to ensure that all public places have access for people who face disabilities. ADA compliance is very important for property managers to ensure that equal access is provided for everyone. The ADA covers everything inside and outside of most businesses, so it’s crucial to ensure that your parking lot is ADA compliant. (more…)

Why Is Drainage So Important For Asphalt Pavements?

Friday, March 1st, 2019
Learn why drainage is so important for asphalt pavements.

Learn why drainage is so important for asphalt pavements.

Flooding in parking lots and on other asphalt surfaces can be a huge safety concern since it can cause dangerous conditions for both drivers and pedestrians. Water is also a big problem for the asphalt itself. Water can cause serious damage to the pavement from all sides. Continue reading to learn more about why proper drainage is vitally important for your asphalt pavement. (more…)

Prepare for Spring with 5 Post-Winter Pavement Repairs

Monday, February 18th, 2019
Asphalt Installation

Learn how to prepare for spring with five post-winter pavement repairs.

Winter weather can wreak havoc on many parts of your property. The pipes, pavement, and other aspects can break down under the pressure, weight, and constant freezing and refreezing. Without the proper preventative measures and maintenance throughout the season, you could find a great deal of expensive damage that you’ll have to repair. Check out how you can prepare for spring with these five post-winter pavement repairs. (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…)

3 Reasons To Repair Potholes As Quickly As Possible

Friday, February 8th, 2019
Learn three reasons why it’s so important to repair potholes as quickly as possible.

Learn three reasons why it’s so important to repair potholes as quickly as possible.

Potholes can cause a lot of damage to cars or pedestrians in your parking lot, and it is crucial to repair a pothole as soon as possible. If your parking lot is full of potholes, it is not only a terrible first impression for new customers, but it also puts you at risk of being liable for an accident. Continue reading for three essential reasons why you should always repair potholes on your property as quickly as possible. (more…)

How To Repair A Sinkhole In Your Parking Lot

Friday, February 1st, 2019
sinkholes

Learn how to repair a sinkhole in your parking lot.

Your parking lot is an important, yet often overlooked, part of your business. It is a place where you can offer clients, customers, or employees a safe, hassle-free place to park when they visit. But sometimes, even our parking lots have issues- and one of the biggest is the sinkhole. Continue reading to learn how to repair a sinkhole in your parking lot. (more…)

How To Eliminate Trip And Fall Hazards In Your Parking Lot

Friday, January 25th, 2019
Learn how to eliminate trip and fall hazards in your parking lot.

Learn how to eliminate trip and fall hazards in your parking lot.

Trip and fall injuries are a big deal, and they happen more often than they should. In fact, as much as 80% of snow and ice-related trip and fall accidents occur in parking lots or sidewalks. As a property owner, it is your responsibility to ensure people are safe on your pavement. Continue reading for a few ways you can eliminate trip and fall hazards in your parking lot. (more…)

How Often To Restripe Your Parking Lot

Friday, January 18th, 2019
Parking Lot Striping Baltimore

Learn how often you should restripe your parking lot.

Striping your parking lot is an inexpensive way to add curb appeal to your property instantly, but do you know how often you should be restriping? You may think that once is enough, but over time, striping will fade, and it’s important that your parking lot is in good condition and designates key areas clearly. Continue reading to learn how often you should restripe your parking lot. (more…)