5 Design Ideas for Low Maintenance Parking Lots

Commercial parking lots can be challenging to design, especially if you want one that doesn’t require much maintenance. With so many different options in terms of paving materials, peripheral features, and other aspects of your parking lot, it can be hard to sift through all your choices. Low Maintenance Parking Lot Design Ideas That’s why […]

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Project Spotlight: Garfield County Fueling Station

  In the small town of Rifle, CO, the Garfield County fueling station was dealing with a big problem. The gravel used to pave their fueling station couldn’t handle the weight of constant traffic from big trucks. The constant braking and turning of the trucks was causing the gravel to spread, get muddy, and rut. […]

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How to Keep Gravel in Place on Driveways and Walkways

Gravel driveways and walkways are commonly used by many homeowners and business owners alike. The affordability of gravel and relatively low maintenance requirements make it one of the simplest and most efficient materials for paving areas that need to accommodate foot and vehicle traffic. However, anybody with a gravel driveway or walkway knows that the […]

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7 Commercial Parking Innovations for 2021

Parking has benefited from an incredible amount of innovation over the past 20 years or so, but even with all the changes we’ve seen up to this point, there’s still a long way to go. Parking Innovations in 2021 Next year, for instance, we’re poised to see some pretty incredible shifts in the way people […]

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3 Detention Pond Problems and a New Solution

Detention ponds are artificially created ponds near parks, neighborhoods, housing developments, and other areas with a lot of impermeable pavement. They may look like regular ponds, but if you look a little bit closer, you can usually tell the difference between a retention pond and a regular pond.  Detention ponds, for instance, have steep sides […]

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5 Reasons to Build a Grass Fire Lane

Fire lanes are essential for a wide variety of buildings, including most businesses. They are typically mandated by the state and required in certain areas, often out front or along the side of buildings, parks, and other areas. The lanes are only to be used by fire vehicles and they provide a place for them […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Commercial Paving

Almost every commercial business in America uses pavement of some sort. Pavement plays a vital role in building the sidewalks, pathways, driving lanes, and parking lots that accompany most buildings. There are many different types of pavement, all with their own strengths and weaknesses.  Depending on what kind of pavement you choose for your business, […]

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Reduce the Need for Dust Palliatives with Permeable Pavers

Dust on construction sites and large commercial lots can cause many different problems for everyone working in the area. Work sites often see a lot of dirt and pulverized gravel, and the amount of dust that kicks up into the air from heavy vehicles and foot traffic can become so great that it impairs vision […]

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Project Spotlight: Cayuga Lake Boat Launch

Permeable pavers have been making a bigger and bigger impact around the world since they were invented. TRUEGRID has been installing pavers and completing projects of all shapes and sizes since they were established. From fire lanes to driveways, parking lots, and more, They have built a great reputation by completing projects for some of […]

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Restaurant Parking Design — 8 Things to Consider

If you’re designing a parking lot for your restaurant, there are a variety of factors you need to consider. Restaurant parking lots have different requirements and layouts, depending on how your restaurant is run. Your parking lot is one of the first things people see when they pull up, so it’s important that yours is […]

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