The Dangers of Potholes

Roads are an essential part of our everyday lives, but we never consider how hazardous the surface can be to vehicles, motorists or pedestrians. According to pothole.info, trucks carry 32 million tons of goods across roads every day, and 240 million registered cars travel 2.9 trillion miles yearly. Considering these numbers, with an estimated population […]

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What is Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement?

Aside from providing a comfortable, quiet ride, asphalt is also incredibly eco-friendly. The asphalt from America’s aging roads, highways, and even parking lots can be reclaimed and reused repeatedly. Reclaimed asphalt pavement (RAP), saves significant landfill space each year and decreases the amount of energy needed to manufacture virgin asphalt, making it one of the […]

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‘Tis the Season for Safe Holiday Travels

More than 102 million Americans will hit the open road between Saturday, December 22nd and Tuesday, January 1st. That includes 1.9 million Arizonans. Congested highways, winter storms, and fellow drivers who also do not want to be sitting in bumper-to-bumper traffic can make driving during this time increasingly challenging. If journeying to visit with family and […]

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What Causes Sinkholes?

This week saw record rain as Mother Nature unleashed her wrath on area residents. The heavy rain not only caused flooding, resulting in widespread street closures and traffic jams, but it also swept away asphalt’s base material (gravel and sand) as drivers have surely noticed. This ultimately promoted the weakening of many Arizona roadways, causing […]

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Driving Tips for Arizona’s Monsoon Season

Wild weather is not uncommon in Arizona. In fact, dust storms, thunderstorms and flash floods visit the Valley of the Sun with regular frequency from June 15th to September 30th. These storms can bring visibility to zero in minutes. They flood streets, delay flights, and cause widespread power outages. Severe weather during monsoon season can […]

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Sharing the Road with Workers

Roadwork is virtually everywhere you look these days. In fact, it’s next to impossible to drive through a busy city without witnessing potholes being repaired, streets widened or highways built. While roadwork can be frustrating for drivers, it’s important to understand its importance; to keep our roads safe. Unfortunately, according to the U.S. Department of […]

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Why Repave Your Commercial Parking Lot?

As a commercial property owner or manager, you undeniably understand the importance of first impressions, especially in terms of curb appeal. When first impressions matter, a well-maintained, brightly lit commercial lot is vital. Here are some more reasons why it’s a good idea to repave your commercial parking lot. Will Attract Customers Your commercial parking […]

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