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Mon, Mar. 20, 2017
Boise Paving

When we think about asphalt, we tend to think about something permanent--something that remains strong and untouched by weather, traffic, or time, and can do its job with little to no maintenance. In truth, asphalt is strong and reliable, but it needs help to keep it safe, long-lasting, and trustworthy. One problem that asphalt faces are cracking, which can be a bigger issue than you might think.

Cracking

Asphalt can crack for many reasons, which is why...

Thu, Mar. 02, 2017
Boise Pavers

Of all the things you worry about when it comes to your company, "proper parking lot drainage" probably doesn't rank very high on the list. The truth, though, is that this is one concern that's worth your time. That's because pavement drainage can actually impact your company in big ways, from accessibility to safety to avoiding costly issues--so our Boise pavers have put together all the info you need to know.

The Truth About Drainage

To illustrate how crucial...

Thu, Feb. 16, 2017
Accessible Parking Sign

Your parking lot is, in many ways, the real entryway to your business. It welcomes customers, potential and long-lasting alike, as well as your loyal employees. It provides the crucial first impression that sets up the high expectations for your service. And, most importantly, it provides a safe and accessible journey from car to door, and it provides this to everyone--without excluding those who have additional accessibility needs.

Why You Need Accessible Stalls...

Wed, Jan. 25, 2017
Idaho asphalt

Asphalt in Idaho faces a lot of unique challenges, but one universal issue is the infamous pothole. No matter where you go, there will always be asphalt covered in potholes--and not only is this dangerous, it can also reflect badly on the company responsible for keeping the asphalt safe to walk and drive on. Make sure your asphalt is as top-notch as your company--take care of those potholes!

A Crash-Course in Potholes

Why are potholes such a big deal? Well, to...

Fri, Jan. 13, 2017
Boise parking lot maintenance

The journey that every new customer undergoes when starting to do business with your Boise company takes them from passerby to partner. This means that there's a lot of focus on the physical journey from the street to the front door, and to make that journey, your potential customers have to brave the parking lot. If you want them to make this journey, again and again, to do business with you, it's crucial that your parking lot helps you, rather than being a danger to your company...

Wed, Dec. 21, 2016
Idaho asphalt

In Idaho, your asphalt puts up with a lot. It knows the true heat of our boiling summers, and it has to suffer through the long, cold winters too. On top of that, it still has to offer a safe and reliable way for drivers and pedestrians alike to travel. With that in mind, give your asphalt a helping hand this winter!

First Things First: Make a Plan

Asphalt maintenance is a year-round job. Why? Well, the truth is that a problem that looks small in the spring can...

Fri, Dec. 16, 2016
Boise parking lot maintenance

In all the hustle and bustle of preparing for a chilly Boise winter, it's easy to overlook the office. Winter survival for your office looks a lot like winter survival for your home--and it's every bit as important. As with everything else, preparedness starts with a little bit of proactive work, so let our experts in winter maintenance give you a head-start on winter office survival!

A Little Work Now...

Before we get into the details, it's important to understand...

Mon, Nov. 28, 2016
Idaho asphalt

Compared to some other places across the nation and the world, we here in Idaho have it fairly easy. Our winters aren't nearly as severe as they could be. However, to your asphalt, Idaho winters are still a huge risk--and a little bit of preparation now can keep big, expensive problems from arising later.

Winter Woes

Winter can be hard on your asphalt. It's not just about severe weather conditions and long-standing piles of snow; this is a time for existing...

Fri, Nov. 11, 2016
Boise parking lot maintenance

You're getting ready for winter--but are you getting your parking lot ready, too? The truth is that winter is one of the biggest challenges that a parking lot faces, and without a good maintenance plan, the cold Boise weather can put a lot of stress on the asphalt, and, eventually, maybe even your budget.

The Importance of Maintenance

Any pavement expert can tell you that it's crucial to protect what you have now instead of paying to replace it later. The truth is...

Fri, Oct. 28, 2016
Idaho asphalt

Business owners are faced each day with decisions to be made about their facility. If you own the location of your business, you have to make decisions from the type of light bulbs being used all the way up to the color schemes and remodeling choices. Of course, your business facility extends outside of the building itself; it extends right out into the parking lot.

What is the current state of your parking lot? Have you ever considered having it seal coated? Why or why not?

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