Category: Articles

Maintaining Campus Parking Lots

Rose PavingRose Paving / November 14, 2017

4 Things to Consider When Planning Paving Maintenance at Colleges and Universities As college enrollment continues to increase, many campuses find themselves in a constant state of upkeep. Substantial daily foot, bike and car traffic from students, faculty and guests makes property maintenance an essential part of daily campus operations. Here are four important lessons…

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Rose Paving Pays Tribute to Veterans

Rose PavingRose Paving / November 11, 2017

Today we want to want to recognize the men and women in uniform who have bravely served our country to defend the freedoms we hold dear. There are 16 veterans we’re honored to call part of the Rose Paving family, and we hold them especially close to our hearts, today and always. Thank you for…

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The New Industrial Property—Special Uses of Industrial Space

Tim ChimackTim Chimack / October 16, 2017

What are industrial buildings being used for in today’s market? Industrial buildings come in all different shapes and sizes and are not just for storing consumer goods, manufacturing products, or for use as distribution centers. In fact, there are many unique uses for industrial properties today. Recently, the BOMA/Suburban Chicago’s Industrial Committee hosted a property…

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The Project That Never Started

Rose PavingRose Paving / October 17, 2017

Sometimes Success Means Turning Down a Client Request The Rose Paving philosophy is to put our clients first, no matter what. At times that means recommending a solution that best serves our client’s interests instead of our own flow of revenue. For example, one of the largest privately-owned logistics companies in the nation recently approached…

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How to Avoid the Most Common Pitfalls of Hiring a Contractor

Rose PavingRose Paving / September 19, 2017

Why Contractors Get a Bad Rap Contractors can get a bad rap when it comes to construction projects—mostly because they are the ones who have to deliver bad news, such as when a project exceeds its budget or timeline. But the truth is there are also common missteps many contractors make that can frustrate their…

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Feed My Starving Children

Rose PavingRose Paving / December 01, 2015

In the spirit of the holidays, Tim Chimack, VP of Sales organized a volunteer outing with our customers and network partners. Crysta Buck (Lee & Associates), Cara Chearo (CBRE), Karen Camerano (ABM), Marlies Hansen (Lincoln Property Company), Ben Bischmann (JLL), Dawn Carlstrom (Mimosa), and Carlie Stogis (JLL) were all anxious to help out! The group…

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Home Depot Build

Rose PavingRose Paving / November 04, 2015

For the 5th year, Rose Paving’s National Division sponsored and participated in The Home Depot Foundation’s annual Building Services event. This year the event was held in Southern California. The Home Depot Foundation’s mission is to improve the homes and lives of U.S. military veterans and their families. Team Depot, along with their top vendors…

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Rose Paving Awarded 2015 Top Contractor from Pavement Maintenance & Reconstruction Magazine

Rose PavingRose Paving / September 09, 2015

This past month, Rose Paving was recognized by Pavement Maintenance & Reconstruction Magazine as a 2015 Top Contractor in the paving and pavement maintenance industry. We are honored to be recognized as a leader. Pavement Maintenance & Reconstruction presents this award annually to companies that differentiate themselves in two categories: gross sales volume and distribution…

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Asphalt Removal & Replacement in Bridgeview, IL

Rose PavingRose Paving / July 07, 2015

Jobsite Location: First Service Residential, Bridgeview Place in Bridgeview, IL Project Scope: Asphalt Removal & Replacement of four drive lanes and one driveway, for a total of 24,615 square feet. Procedure: Edges are sawed and tailored to better suit the process of asphalt placement. A cold plane milling machine removes cracked, deteriorated asphalt to the stone…

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Be Safe When You Pave

Rose PavingRose Paving / June 25, 2015

If proper precautions are not taken, paving a busy parking lot can pose a dangerous situation to drivers, pedestrians, and even workers. With the holiday weekend arriving, parking lots are as busy and crowded as ever so proper precautions are essential for safety. Rose Paving requires that all of our crews complete safety training each…

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