Concrete vs. Asphalt

B.J. SchlageterB.J. Schlageter / July 25, 2017

What to know about the dynamic duo of parking lot materials Concrete and asphalt are two of the most popular construction materials, both favored for their strength and durability. Both are commonplace in the world of parking lots, but require different maintenance and repair services. Given that the two materials go hand in hand, it’s…

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Managing an HOA Parking Lot

B.J. SchlageterB.J. Schlageter / July 18, 2017

7 Terms to Know When Managing an HOA As the manager of a homeowner’s association (HOA), the upkeep of the property becomes a personal matter. With so many people to answer to, not to mention an operating budget to maintain, thinking ahead about maintaining the property is essential. Here are seven terms to keep in…

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5 Tips for Keeping Your Paving Costs to a Minimum

Rose PavingRose Paving / July 11, 2017

How to Manage a Parking Lot Portfolio Managing a portfolio of properties means being pulled in different directions every day. When cost and efficiency are always top of mind, the last thing any property manager wants to do is be slowed down by working through a maze of local vendors, especially when it comes to…

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Rose Paving Opens Canadian Headquarters

Rose PavingRose Paving / July 10, 2017

Rose Paving, the largest American parking lot management service provider in North America, recently opened its official Canadian headquarters in Sarnia, Ontario. The goal of the expansion is to continue to seamlessly provide commercial property owners across the continent with advanced paving solutions, whether they have one location or many. The Canadian division is led…

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Parking Lot Maintenance

B.J. SchlageterB.J. Schlageter / July 05, 2017

How to Save Money on Your Next Paving Project We get it, paving projects can be a huge expense. Even if you have a pavement management plan in place, emergency repairs and large capital projects can catch you by surprise. Here are just a few ways that an experienced paving provider can make all the…

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Is Your Parking Lot Driving Away Potential Customers?

B.J. SchlageterB.J. Schlageter / June 21, 2017

4 Things Every Retailer Should Know About Parking Lots When it comes to retail, a well-paved parking lot has a greater impact on customer experience than you may realize. A parking lot is a customer’s first impression of a retail space. Cracks, potholes, bumps, and other neglected repairs can reflect poorly on any business before…

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An Ode to Dads

B.J. SchlageterB.J. Schlageter / June 13, 2017

Happy Father’s Day from Rose Paving Over the past 40+ years, we’ve dedicated ourselves to improving and expanding our business nationwide, setting real goals and knocking them down, one by one. We’re proud of how far we’ve come, and we’re not stopping now. Our dedication doesn’t start and stop in the office. Like our committment…

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Getting a Handle on Parking Structure Management and Upkeep

B.J. SchlageterB.J. Schlageter / June 05, 2017

Keep your parking garage customers on level ground Even if you’re not at ground level, you and your customers deserve to be standing (or driving) on level ground. Taking a proactive approach to parking deck maintenance can increase the longevity of your structure, keep your cash flow stable and your customers happy. So, when was…

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Parking Lot Sealcoating Guide

B.J. SchlageterB.J. Schlageter / May 30, 2017

Sealcoating is one of the most important elements of a pavement management plan. A sealcoat consists of either coal tar pitch or asphalt cement mixed with inert fillers, water, emulsifying agents, or additives. Applied in thin coats, pavement sealing is used to protect off-highway pavement surfaces against gasoline, oil, salt, water, and ultraviolet rays. Purpose…

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Memorial Day Weekend Survival Guide

B.J. SchlageterB.J. Schlageter / May 22, 2017

A Guide From Rose Paving on how to make the most of your long weekend. Memorial Day weekend is one of the most glorious three days of the year. Kicking off the summer season, it’s the perfect excuse to reward yourself for all of that hard work you put in so far this year. The…

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