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Factors Affecting the Cost of Parking Lot Sweeping

Factors Affecting the Cost of Parking Lot Sweeping 

Is Asphalt Maintenance Worth It? Or Is It Just a Money Grab? If you manage or own a property with asphalt driveways or parking lots, you’ve likely asked yourself this question:
Is maintaining them worth the cost and effort?

Is Asphalt Maintenance Worth It? Or Is It Just a Money Grab? 

Is Asphalt Maintenance Worth It? Or Is It Just a Money Grab? If you manage or own a property with asphalt driveways or parking lots, you’ve likely asked yourself this question:
Is maintaining them worth the cost and effort?

5 Essential Striping and Marking Tips

5 Essential Striping and Marking Tips Every Property Manager Needs to Know 

As a property manager, maintaining the appearance and functionality of your property’s asphalt surfaces is crucial. Proper striping and marking not only enhance the aesthetics but also improve safety and organization.  Here are five essential tips to ensure your striping and marking efforts are effective and long-lasting: 1. Regular Inspection and Maintenance Regular inspection and […]

Asphalt vs Blacktop

Asphalt vs. Blacktop: Understanding the Key Differences for Effective Pavement Maintenance 

Have you ever wondered about the distinction between asphalt and blacktop?  Despite their similar appearance, they’re not one and the same. Understanding these differences is crucial for anyone responsible for maintaining driveways or parking lots. Let’s dive into the specifics: Asphalt: Asphalt stands as the sturdy backbone of our roads. Composed of rocks, sand, and […]

Is it too late?

Help! I Haven’t Done Any Maintenance on My Asphalt. Is It Too Late!? 

Have you neglected your asphalt surfaces, allowing cracks to widen and potholes to deepen? Have you lapsed on winterization? Are you worried that it might be too late to salvage their appearance and structural integrity? Well, give yourself a break! Contrary to popular belief, it’s rarely ever too late to start asphalt maintenance. Any action, […]

Temperature Fluctuations

The Impact of Temperature Fluctuations on Asphalt 

As April rolls in, so do temperature fluctuations that can wreak havoc on asphalt surfaces. Transitioning out of early spring can present new challenges for maintaining asphalt integrity. In this blog post, we’ll delve into how temperature changes during early spring can affect asphalt, common issues like potholes and cracks, and effective strategies for mitigating […]

Cold Weather & Asphalt

Cold Weather & Asphalt: A Not-So-Hot Mix 

If seasonal asphalt maintenance slipped through the cracks–then you might be wondering if your asphalt is doomed. Well though we like to keep things on the positive side, we’ll be honest, winter can have some pretty gruesome effects on your asphalt. But don’t worry, all is not lost! But before we talk about the next […]

The Art of Asphalt Rejuvenation: A Step-by-Step Guide 

Asphalt, the unsung hero of our roads and driveways, withstands the brunt of daily traffic, harsh weather, and time.Over the years, it’s natural for asphalt to show signs of wear and tear. But fear not, because there’s an art to revitalizing tired asphalt – it’s called rejuvenation. In this guide, we’ll take you through the […]

Traditional Sealcoating: A Superficial Solution with MAJOR Issues 

If you’re a property owner, you’re likely looking for ways to maintain your asphalt surfaces and make them last longer.  Traditional sealcoating may seem like a simple and quick fix to protect your asphalt, but beware – it’s not all it’s cracked up to be. In this blog post, we’re here to spill the tea […]

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