Empire Parking Lot Services Blog

Do Truncated Domes Have to be Yellow? and Other Key Questions About Detectable Warning Systems
For many decades, the unique needs of people with disabilities were not taken into consideration when designing public spaces. Fortunately, that ...
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What 5S Colors Do I Need for My Warehouse?
The color of markings on your warehouse floor is more than just a design choice. Those colors carry with them specific meanings that help the people ...
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The Best Seasons for Warehouse and Parking Lot Maintenance
Every productive person knows that there is always something to be done. Getting things done is just as important as getting things done right. And ...
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Concrete vs Asphalt: Which Is Better and Why?
The world of paving is dominated by two principle materials: concrete and asphalt. Either one can provide suitable results for paving everything from ...
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Anatomy of a Parking Lot
Everyone is familiar with the large area of asphalt that makes up a parking lot, but there are many other elements that go into a well-designed lot ...
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Understanding the Differences Between Sealcoat and Slurry Coat
Asphalt is a highly durable paving material, one that can easily deliver lifespans of twenty years or more. Yet despite its inherent strength and ...
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Dealing with the 3 Stages of Oil Spots on Asphalt
Asphalt has earned a place among the most trusted of paving materials — and for good reason. Not only is asphalt aesthetically pleasing, but it is ...
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Why Do I Have to Wait 3 Months to Get My New Asphalt Seal Coated?
With proper care, your new asphalt parking lot can last you up to 30 years. In terms of value and durability, there is no better choice. However, new ...
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Concrete Wheel Stops vs. Rubber Wheel Stops
These objects go by several names. You may call them a wheel stop, or you may call them something else, like a parking block or a truck stop. ...
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Why is Warehouse Striping Important?
Warehouse striping can make your warehouse look nice, but it also has a utility that goes far beyond that. Improperly or poorly marked warehouses can ...
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