Matt Odhner and Brothers - 1990's A Story by Matt Odhner, Owner of Quick Lot, a parking lot maintenance, repair and line striping company. The best surprise my parents ever pulled off in my childhood was when they got a conversion van. It was the 90’s and my brothers and I had a
Often when performing parking lot maintenance like pothole repairs, the focus is typically on the aesthetics and functionality of the parking lot. However, it’s important to consider inspections more often. A trip and fall liability claim could be posed against your company if you are negligent on correcting any issues with your parking lot.
Airfield Markings Standards updated as of December, 2018 within the 5370-10 Circular Advisory (specifically about Markings (150/5370-10H)). The biggest changes related to maintenance criteria is specifically regarding retro-reflectance. Specifically that pavement markings should be re-striped when below the following levels (millacandelas). White 100 Yellow 75 Red 10 *First check to see if removal of
Even though you may own the property, parking lots are basically public places. Just like the sidewalk outside your home, your parking lot must be maintained so that anyone can use it safely. That means you have certain responsibilities, including maintaining the correct number of handicapped parking spots. Keeping It Legal at the Local, State,
Not all parking lot lines are created equal. Parking lots are made with various goals, a variety of colors, and even different materials. Here are some of the most common materials used for line striping. Parking Lot Striping Paint The most common and least expensive line striping material is good old fashioned parking lot striping
New business owners sometimes underestimate the maintenance and upkeep required to keep their business running optimally. Rent, employee wages, taxes, and product inventory are obvious, but not many people go into business planning on how often restriping a parking lot is required. After all, it’s just a place to store the cars. Right? Why Restriping
If you work in line striping you can’t help but look at lines on the roads and in parking lots. When we bring on new crew members, without fail they come back after their first weekend away and bring up how they catch themselves looking at parking lot stripes everywhere they go. Most people