4 S.T.E.P.s – ‘P’ is for Post-Job Inspection

Rose PavingRose Paving / April 28, 2010

This week’s post will address the fourth and final step in the four-step program to successful parking lot management. The final step of the project should include a Post-Job Inspection.  During this time, all of the work is thoroughly reviewed by the project manager.  Signage, barricades, and any remaining equipment and debris are removed from…

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4 S.T.E.P.s – ‘E’ is for Execution

Rose PavingRose Paving / April 21, 2010

This week’s post will address the third step in the four-step program to successful parking lot management; please check back next week for the fourth and final step. After timetable, the third step is Execution. It is extremely helpful to have on-site project management once work commences.  The same project manager who facilitated the setup,…

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4 S.T.E.P.s – ‘T’ is for Timetable

Rose PavingRose Paving / April 14, 2010

This week’s post will address the second step in the four-step program to successful parking lot management; please check back next week for the third step. After set-up, the second step is Timetable.  A seasoned project manager will be able to schedule pavement maintenance during whatever days of the week are preferred for the client….

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4 S.T.E.P.s in Parking Lot Management

Rose PavingRose Paving / April 07, 2010

This week’s post will focus on the first step; please check back each week throughout the month of April for information on all four steps. Step 1 is Set-up.  Prior to beginning most paving projects, a map of the area in need of repair should be created and reviewed.  This document should include the number…

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FMC Recap

Rose PavingRose Paving / March 31, 2010

Just one week ago, Rose Paving hosted our 11th Facilities Maintenance Conference in Downers Grove, Illinois. This half-day event educated facility and property management professionals from all over the country about sustainable strategies for success as well as methods to maintain pavement and delay structural repairs. Our team thoroughly enjoyed visiting with our clients and…

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Potholes, potholes, potholes!

Rose PavingRose Paving / March 24, 2010

Have you ever driven to the grocery store to pick up the main course only to find yourself in the middle of an obstacle course once you arrive?  Potholes in the parking lot can be a very frustrating and dangerous situation.  And, they seem to appear every year at this time!  Why do you ask?…

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FMC 2010

Rose PavingRose Paving / March 17, 2010

In just seven days, on March 24, Rose Paving Company will host its 11th Facilities Maintenance Conference (FMC™) at Aramark in Downers Grove.  Wondering if this event is something you should attend?  Here are four simple questions to determine whether the FMC 2010 is right for you: Do you oversee maintenance on one, or multiple,…

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Get your property ready for Spring!

Rose PavingRose Paving / March 10, 2010

Temps reached over forty degrees this weekend in Chicago!  Even with a little rain, what a great feeling!  Spring is coming!  Are you ready?  Is your property ready? Preventative parking lot maintenance not only serves to beautify your property, but it is a solution used to prevent further deterioration of a parking lot.  After a…

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Good Luck at SPECS

Rose PavingRose Paving / March 03, 2010

Before we don our green attire and celebrate all things Irish, there is another event we plan to enjoy.  On Sunday, March 7, Rose Paving will be in attendance as the 46th Annual SPECS (store planning, equipment, construction services) show kicks off its 3½-day program at the Gaylord Palms Hotel in Kissimmee, Florida.  Although retailers…

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Movin’ On Up!

Rose PavingRose Paving / February 24, 2010

Remember that catchy theme song from The Jeffersons? The eighties will always be considered a great decade in pop culture as well as a glamorous era for the financial world and stock market.  Although current times seem a bit less promising, there are still people movin’ on up!  And, we’re happy to feature one of…

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