Line Striping is the process of painting lines and symbols on asphalt for parking spaces, handicapped spaces and for additional traffic flow symbols like stop signs, speed humps and entrances and exits. There are several rules and regulations when it comes to line striping, so take extra care when choosing a company to provide you with this service.
Before any line striping can take place, a layout of the space in need of line striping will need to be created. Important factors in the layout that can affect the line striping are things such as curbs, entrances and exits, the flow of traffic and places for foot traffic. These are all things that will need to be addressed by a professional to ensure that the proper safety precautions are taken and all laws, rules and regulations regarding the number of parking spaces, the size of parking spaces and road safety laws are followed. A professional service will be know the laws for your area and be able to provide you with the highest quality and most efficient line striping for your unique layout.
Over time, weather erosion and wear and tear from vehicle traffic and people walking in parking lots can take a toll on paint and cause lines for parking spots and walkways to become faded and difficult for people to see and understand. There’s nothing like a fresh paint job to spruce up a parking lot. A freshly painted and line striped parking lot exudes a professional appearance. It also provides foot traffic with comfort knowing that the lot is safe because lines and walkways are more vivid and visible.
Maximize Parking Space
Having the proper number of parking spaces to accommodate the flow of customers that visit your business is a very important key to success that can sometimes be overlooked. Additionally, if the parking space is being properly utilized, it is easier for people to understand what the flow of traffic should be in your parking lot, making accidents and congestion less likely. Proper use of parking lot space can also have an effect on the amount of illegal parking that occurs in your parking lot.
Line Striping Paint
Using the right type of paint for a line striping job will also make a huge difference in the life and freshness of the lines. Without the right paint, lines can easily fade due to traffic and erosion. Our industry professionals are equipped with quality products to make sure that your line striping lasts as long as possible. Using oil based or latex paint in two coats will give your parking lot a fresh look that lasts. Find out much more details about us.