Improve Your Building's Energy Efficiency

Many commercial buildings are covered with alternating layers of tar paper and asphalt. As sheets of tar paper are laid down on the roof, the installers will overlap the layers so that the seams of of layers are covered. The layer of asphalt between each layer further helps to prevent leaking. After three to five layers, installers will top off the installation with a layer of gravel to protect the asphalt. [Read More]

Get Your Garage Door Ready For Cold Weather

When cold weather comes around, you need to make sure you follow proper maintenance procedures for your home--including your garage door. When you pull up to your garage on a cold day, you probably just want to get the car parked and get in the warm house. However, be sure to follow the maintenance tips below to keep your garage door performing the way it should during cold times: Keep the garage door track clean [Read More]

How To Make Your Parking Lot Safer For All Of Your Customers

Parking lots see a lot of traffic from vehicles and pedestrians, which is why you need to make sure your parking area is safe for everyone. Making a few changes to this area can help slow drivers down and you can give people a safe area to walk to and from their cars. After you have some additional information, you can choose the best changes to make to your company's parking lot. [Read More]

Important Things To Know About Your Home's Driveway

Do you have a driveway that needs to be redone? Are you trying to decide whether you want another concrete slab driveway or try out a new asphalt driveway instead? Here are some facts that you may not have known about your driveway: Concrete absorbs water: Concrete driveways may look solid, but they absorb water similar to a sponge. In summer, this is usually harmless because the water will evaporate in the air voids. [Read More]