The Best State and National Park Paving Solution

Our State and National Parks are some of the most beautiful and pristine areas of land in the world. From coast to coast, people enjoy going on hikes and generally admiring nature on land that’s been set aside for this specific reason. However, even State and National Parks require paving in certain areas, which can […]

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The Best Paver Materials for Cold Climates

When it comes to pavement maintenance and performance, climate is a huge factor. Extremely high temperatures and rainstorms can have an adverse effect on pavement, so can cold temperatures, snow, and ice. Cold has such an impact on certain types of pavement that it can speed up the timeline for maintenance and cost you tens […]

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Commercial Pavers: Comparing Traditional and Modern Systems

  Commercial paving has been dominated by materials like concrete and asphalt for as long as they’ve been around. These materials are somewhat inexpensive, durable, and professional-looking enough to suit many business owners’ needs. However, while these materials are suitable as pavement options, they’re far from the gold standard of pavement in 2021. New advancements […]

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7 Best Practices for Food Truck Parking Lot Construction

Summer is coming up, which means it’s food truck season. Food trucks can be an incredibly lucrative business and they’re poised to be especially profitable during the warm months of 2021, as COVID-19 restrictions loosen up and eager customers return. Whether you own one or more food trucks yourself and you want to dedicate an […]

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How to Take Advantage of Houston’s New Green Stormwater Incentive Program

Flooding has become a major problem in many coastal areas of the United States, particularly in the Southern states. Houston is one example of a major city that has seen unimaginable destruction and devastation in their city as a result of flooding. Being situated just barely above sea level, Houston is forced to take the […]

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How to Stabilize Pea Gravel Driveways & Walkways

Gravel driveways and walkways have their own distinct appeal, and one of the most popular types among homeowners is pea gravel. Pea gravel is usually made up of small rocks and stones about the size of green peas, hence the name.  Pea gravel is small enough to form a solid, level surface for walking and […]

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A Breakdown of Parking Lot Maintenance Costs

If you’re a business owner or in charge of developing the budget for a piece of property with a parking lot, you know that parking lot maintenance is often a sizable chunk of the expense.  Most parking lots are made from materials like asphalt and concrete, so they are constantly in a state of erosion […]

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How to Stabilize a Steep Gravel Driveway

Having a sloped driveway can be a big challenge, especially if you want yours to be made of gravel. A gravel driveway on a slope presents a number of challenges to homeowners.  Gravel is known for certain characteristics when used in a driveway and having gravel on a slope can exacerbate these issues. However, if […]

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Blacktop vs. Concrete: The Best Material for Driveways and Parking Lots

When it comes to paving areas like parking lots and driveways, two materials usually come to mind, concrete and asphalt. Asphalt, otherwise known as blacktop, is similar to concrete in terms of performance and cost but does differ a bit.  Whether you’re looking to pave a parking lot or you’re wondering if you should install […]

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How to Prevent Potholes in Parking Lots

Everybody hates potholes. Potholes are a major nuisance for parking lots of all shapes and sizes. So, how to prevent potholes? Many business owners disregard parking lot damage like potholes as insignificant because they’re usually smaller in size and the speed of traffic going over them isn’t very fast. But, despite appearances, parking lot potholes can […]

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