Parking lots are easily and commonly taken for granted. After all, they’re just flat stretches of concrete found all over any city, right? Little do most people know, however, just how much planning and effort goes into these parking lots. How well a parking lot is designed and executed also has far reaching consequences ranging from people’s safety and convenience, to the establishment’s accessibility and aesthetics.
It seems we need to start getting used to record breaking winters here in Michigan. Last year we had 75 consecutive days of below freezing temperatures, beating the 72-day record from the late 70’s. Ironwood and Manistique had their lowest recorded temperature in 113 and 86 years of measurement, respectively.
When building and running a commercial establishment in Michigan, the parking lot can often be taken for granted. Parking lot design seems to remain as one of the lowest priorities in building commercial establishments. After all, how hard could it be to “draw a straight line,” so to speak? As it turns out, it’s pretty hard.
Industrial Commercial Striping is pleased to announce the launch of our new blog. We will be providing the most current and relevant striping and signage information available on-line. Hiring a company to stripe your new commercial projects can be a confusing endeavor. We will answer all your questions and make the process as easy and stress-free as possible.