February 27, 2019

How Long Does Sealcoating Last?

Individuals who are debating sealcoating their asphalt usually want to know how long the process will last before it has to be completed again.  The answer […]
February 27, 2019

Sealcoating Benefits For Property Managers

As anyone who is in property management knows, there are countless maintenance tasks that need to be addressed on a regular basis to ensure that the […]
February 18, 2019

Ways Sealcoating Asphalt Prevents Water Damage

Water is an interesting element due to the duality of its nature. This same combination of hydrogen and oxygen that is so essential to life can […]
October 19, 2018

Cracks in your pavement?

WATER is the most destructive element to our pavements.  If it rained and snowed everywhere but on our roads, bridges and parking lots, 90 percent of […]
December 28, 2017

Stop signs and sight distance at the intersection

Sight geometry affects the sight distance available to the driver.  But what about the basics of stop signs? Two-way stop control When determining corner sight distance, […]
December 13, 2017

Asphalt vs. Concrete, Which is Better?

When it comes to hard surfaces for pavement and other similar applications you generally have two choices: asphalt or concrete. Even though both surfaces are similar there are […]
November 22, 2017

MACADAM – Advent of the macadam

 John Loudon McAdam (1756–1836) John McAdam John Loudon McAdam was born in Ayr, Scotland in 1756. In 1787 he became a trustee of the Ayrshire Turnpike in the Scottish Lowlands and […]
November 7, 2017

Eliminating Slip, Trip & Fall Hazards in Parking Lots

Each year, a large number of slip/trip and fall incidents occur in parking lots and adjacent walking surfaces that result in serious and, in some cases, […]
October 26, 2017

The importance of road drainage

As we know water is the most important compound ensuring life on this planet; But on paved roads the presence of water is usually trouble and […]
October 11, 2017

Parking Lots – Fall Prevention

Do parking lots pose special hazards? Parking lots are a special adjunct to many workplaces. Even though you may not be conducting your job there (unless […]
September 26, 2017

What do I do if I spill oil on my asphalt?

First you want to remove the oil as quickly as possible. If the oil is left on the asphalt it will soften the pavement and eventually […]
September 13, 2017

A little history of how roads we use today came to be

Thousands of years before urban planning, motor vehicles or even the wheel. Our first roads were spontaneously formed by humans and animals walking the same paths […]
September 5, 2017

Everyone’s favorite subject when it comes to roadway maintenance, potholes!

First a bit of history;  Pottery makers in the 15th and 16th century England would take advantage of the ruts that wagon and coach wheels gouged […]
August 22, 2017

What type of Line striping paint should I use on my parking lot?

The appearance of a parking lot can be enhanced by proper line striping. The color and the type of paint chosen have much to do with […]
August 9, 2017

Additives in Sealcoating

The use of additives is beneficial both to the contractor and the customer. When using additives properly the actual cost of the sealer will go up […]
July 28, 2017

Spruce up the way Bike paths look and keep cyclists safer!

By adding some bright color and textured surface, we can help cyclists be safer for riding with vehicular traffic! These bike paths will help keep our active […]
July 25, 2017

Choosing a Contractor that’s best for you

Taking the cheapest price is not always a good idea when choosing your pavement maintenance contractor. If service and quality are not important and your budget […]
July 14, 2017

Is it important to wear court shoes while playing tennis?

If you’ve been shopping for tennis shoes lately, then you know – there are tons of options out there. Often you see players wearing running shoes […]
July 5, 2017

Junior Tennis

Junior tennis refers to tennis games where the participants are aged 18 and under. Eligibility to compete is not based on age, but year of birth: as a result, […]
June 20, 2017

Importance of Playground & Schoolyard Games

There are so many games that children play on the school playground or at the Neighborhood park, many of which have been played for generations and some that […]
June 8, 2017

Mastic Patching 2017

Greta way to fix wide cracks! Our crew did this job in Hopkinton, MA
June 8, 2017

General Tennis Court Frequently Asked Questions

What are the dimensions of a tennis court? The playing area of a tennis court measures 60’ x 120’ which is the sanctioned size of the United […]
May 25, 2017

Why Under 10 Tennis

Why 10 and Under Tennis?   Under Ten tennis was developed so kids could enjoy the game of tennis. This is similar in the games of […]
May 9, 2017

Cleaning your Tennis Court

We are constantly asked about how to clean the tennis court.  Keeping your tennis court playable is not really a hard task.  There are some simple […]
April 26, 2017

Do you have ugly brown spots or streaks on your parking lot or line striping?

If you have noticed ugly brown sports or streaks on your parking lot or within your parking lines, you are not alone. This unsightly occurrence is […]
April 7, 2017

White Stains in Parking Lots

In New England white stains, dots or lines are often noticed on freshly sealed parking lots. These stains were probably there before the sealcoating was done […]
January 31, 2017

Now is the time to fix your cracked asphalt, sinking catch basin or manhole cover!

Since we live in New England, the weather is most certainly unpredictable. We have lucked out thus far with the amount of snow we have received. […]
January 19, 2017

Emergency repairs today in Dracut, MA

Don’t wait until its too late to fix your catch basins and storm drains. Call us today for a FREE estimate on all of your asphalt […]
December 19, 2016

Back to the basics: Tennis slang

When it comes to playing tennis most people forget the basics.  This is a very simple explanation of the court to get started.  This will also […]
December 9, 2016

Asphalt Berm and Curbing

Curbing  in your parking lot can play many rolls. Curbing can be used to establish the edge of the pavement so that vehicles stay on the […]