From Pavement to Perfection:

From Pavement to Perfection:

Navigating the Art of Parking Lot Striping By Mark “Captain Striper” Estrada Jr. So you’ve landed yourself a new parking lot to stripe. Congratulations! You’re about to make the world a little more organized one parking spot at a time but before you dive headfirst...
Striping & Marking Equipment Needs

Striping & Marking Equipment Needs

Time to assess and upgrade By Jeff Winke End of year seems to be the time when things are in a swirl. There is a mix of nostalgia, recollection, and reflection, and the holidays. It definitely appears to be the time when assessment and planning take place. Contractors...
Safety is second to none

Safety is second to none

For the paving contractor there is no equal in importance By Jeff Winke Asphalt paving is dangerous. Heavy equipment, high temperature materials, and the pressing need to quickly produce quality results can prove challenging. “The most important responsibility a...
Sealcoating & Crack Sealing

Sealcoating & Crack Sealing

Two peas, but different pods By Jeff Winke Asphalt pavement is wonderful. It looks great with its midnight black sheen after being freshly placed. It is durable and can last a long time. Like everything in life, asphalt requires maintenance and care. And if it is less...
The Line Striping  Pavement Marking Challenge

The Line Striping Pavement Marking Challenge

Self-perform or contract out? By Jeff Winke Do it yourself or farm it out? That becomes a critical question for contractors to wrestle with in respect to some of the services they offer customers. One area of an asphalt paving contractor’s world where the question is...