Category: Parking Lot Design

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Installing Speed Bumps: What to Plan For

Nowadays, it seems as though most of us have a limited amount of patience. We have quickly transitioned from a society content with waiting in line to an on-demand society with an abbreviated attention span. People are more than willing to speed through school zones, parking lots and other spaces with comparably low speed limits. […]

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When is Petromat Installation in Tampa Necessary?

Most Tampa property owners are surprised to learn their parking lot pavement gradually weakens after being subjected to moisture. Water will damage the parking lot’s surface as well as the layers below, creating significant structural problems that are quite costly in the long run. If the damage gets bad enough, your parking lot’s structural integrity […]

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Tampa Parking Lot Striping Recommendations

Tampa parking lot striping is essential for every business parking lot. A perfectly striped parking lot looks inviting and makes an important, positive first impression. Not to be overlooked, Tampa parking lot striping also enhances the property’s safety. These clearly marked lines show customers and other visitors where to drive and park. Tampa Parking Lot […]

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How to Save Money in your Asphalt Repair Budget

There are steps you can take to save money in your asphalt repair budget. Parking lots are major investments that have the potential to become money pits if not properly maintained. However, few paving contractors are willing to show customers how to save money on parking lot maintenance, repairs, and other projects. Follow these tips […]

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How Erosion Affects Asphalt Paving

How Erosion Affects Asphalt Asphalt is bound to erode in due time, regardless of its location or the quality of material used. Those who are proactive and maintain their asphalt will enjoy a surface with a longer useful life. Everything from the pressure of vehicles to fluctuations in temperature, the sun’s ultraviolet rays, and moisture […]

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How Serious are Parking Lot Drainage Issues?

Drainage issues are a serious threat to the integrity and functionality of your parking lot. Water can compromise the integrity of your parking lot. Parking lot drainage issues result from poorly-designed drainage systems. If your lot lacks the proper drainage, you may face a variety of problems as time progresses. These drainage issues can compromise […]

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Refresh Your Parking Lot Pavement Markings

Asphalt maintenance is essential to preserve the integrity and appearance of your parking lot. After all, you spent good money having your lot installed so it only makes sense to invest in regular upkeep. Refreshing pavement striping and other markings are an essential component of parking lot maintenance. Pavement markings should be refreshed every one […]

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What You Should Know About Parking Lot Striping

Parking lot striping enhances lot appearance, safety, and business marketability. Parking spaces should be marked in a manner that prevents driver and pedestrian confusion. Aside from markings, the design and structure of the lot also matter. People who pull into your parking lot should know exactly where to go without an abundance of signs. However, […]

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Summer Parking Lot Maintenance in Tampa

Tampa parking lots require maintenance even during the sunny summer season. Parking lot maintenance is especially important during Tampa’s summer season as our part of the country receives an abundance of sunshine. The sun’s powerful UV rays can significantly damage your parking lot. The pounding rain from summer thunderstorms also poses a threat to your […]

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How Long Does Parking Lot Striping Last?

Parking lot striping is more important than most assume. Too many Tampa business owners let their parking lot striping fade to the point that it is difficult to distinguish one parking space from the next. A parking lot with faded striping will prove confusing and dangerous to customers as well as staff. In reality, parking […]