Asphalt Paving Blog

Prepare Your Parking Lot for Winter Weather with This Winter Preparation Checklist

Posted by J. Mrugacz on Nov 24, 2015

The temperatures are slowly dropping and before we know it, the cold and snow of winter will be upon us. Instead of being caught off guard, prepare your business for winter weather with the checklist of all of things you need to consider before the cold weather hits.

What You Get From Hiring Professional Snow Plow Services

Posted by J. Mrugacz on Dec 13, 2012

Have you ever considered hiring a professional snow removal and snow plowing company?  We think it’s a good idea for everyone involved. Here are a few of the reasons why.

Reason #1: Peace of Mind

Dealing with snow and ice can be risky. Potential injuries can come from slips or falls and exertion. If you hire a professional snow removal company, you’re moving much of the liability risk to them. They should be insured for general liability, auto liability, and worker’s compensation. If anything should happen to vehicles or workers during professional snow removal, you’ll have the peace of mind that coverage is in place.

Deicing Your Driveway the ECO Friendly Way

Posted by Greg Elwell on Dec 15, 2011

Did You Know Deicers Can Be Environmentally Harmful?

Depending on which solution is used, concerns might include it washing down into water stores, damaging plants, creating air particulates, or being harmful to animals.  It can also cause damage to home fixtures like wooden steps and may damage asphalt.  Even storing deicing solutions is a careful business, since large amounts can leach into soil and seriously affect nearby waterways.

3 Ways to Benefit from Professional Snow Removal

Posted by Jeff Coon on Dec 9, 2011

Nothing stops Old Man Winter from reminding you of his existence, and he doesn't choose the most pleasant tactics! Those wintry reminders can be burdensome for you as a business owner as you try to keep your lots and sidewalks safe. Here are three more reasons to seriously consider professional snow management instead.