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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…)

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…)

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 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…)

Important Tips for Property Managers: Pavement and Parking Lot Maintenance

Monday, January 7th, 2019
Paving Fabric

Learn about important tips for property managers about pavement and parking lot maintenance.

One of the first things that a potential customer will notice about your company is how well the parking lot is maintained. No one wants to be jostled around by potholes or to get out of their car and trip due to a crack. Not only can these signs of wear be dangerous to your guests and employees and put you at risk of a personal injury suit, but they can also harm your reputation. While we’d all like to believe that there’s more to your business than appearances, the way you treat your property matters. As a property manager, you must take pavement and parking lot maintenance seriously. (more…)

Last Call For Sealcoating Parking Lots Before Extreme Temperatures

Friday, September 14th, 2018
Sealcoating Baltimore

It’s the last call to seatcoat parking lots before the extreme temperatures hit Maryland!

Sealcoating your parking lot is the most effective method for preserving the structural integrity and visual appeal of the pavement. Pavement maintenance is crucial for commercial properties to ensure that the parking lot is safe and free of cracks or potholes. The process can’t take place during the cold winter weather and harsh elements, so the fall season is the last call to sealcoat your pavement. (more…)

Make Sure Your Parking Lot Is ADA Compliant

Friday, August 3rd, 2018
ADA

Learn how to ensure your parking lot is ADA compliant.

When it comes to parking lots, there is no such as being “a little ADA compliant,” as there are federal standards and requirements you must meet. If you are not compliant with these requirements, you are at risk of receiving fines or potential lawsuits. Continue reading to learn more about ADA compliance and what you and your parking lot are liable for. (more…)

How Parking Lot Striping Adds Instant Curb Appeal

Wednesday, February 7th, 2018
Learn how parking lot striping adds instant curb appeal for your property.

Learn how parking lot striping adds instant curb appeal for your property.

Parking lot striping is an essential step for every property manager, as a striped parking lot increases safety and adds curb appeal to your business. A parking lot is the first thing customers notice as they arrive at your property, and a well stripped and maintained parking lot makes a great first impression. (more…)

The Importance of Parking Striping and Re-Striping

Friday, September 29th, 2017

 

A well striped and maintained parking area gives customers the impression that, you take a great deal of pride in ownership.

A well striped and maintained parking area gives customers the impression that you take a great deal of pride in ownership.

There are two main reasons for parking lot striping: safety, and visual aesthetic. After all, your parking lot is one of the first things customers notice when visiting your facility or business, and a well-detailed parking lot directs people safely around the parking area. It’s probably an area we casually forget about, but its importance cannot be understated. A well striped and maintained parking area gives customers the impression that, you, the owner takes lots of pride in ownership. Consider your parking area an extension of your business; therefore, it requires just as much attention. (more…)