Pavement Marking

Pavement Marking Information

Pavement marking for clearly defined areas in your parking lotPavement marking equipment will give you professional results that add to your customer's positive experience.

Clearly marked and maintained parking areas say something about how you take care of your business and your clients.

You want to create great curb appeal and sell your business from the minute they arrive at your property. This all equates to adding money to your bottom line.

All types of businesses and situations apply:

  • business owners
  • property owners
  • apartment building owners
  • condo owners

Whatever your situation, you may be planning to design and paint your parking lot and need some information on pavement marking equipment.

Online Tools

Learn how to configure lines on your parking lot. You can figure out costs with our paint calculator. Our striping equipment can be handled by one person and is effective on all types of surfaces.

Our striper machines create precise lines and control product distribution; both cost-cutting features. This equipment offers specialized tools for ease of operation. They have telescoping handles, reversible striping tips, pressure control features and are portable.

These machines range in price and are for small and large projects.

Take a quick look at our comparison page to help you understand more about our pavement marking equipment features.

These tools will help you learn about striping products, their elements and applications. Another option is to design small traffic area road projects with our premade stencils.

Paint Choices

Utilize water based applications if you have small areas where you keep up on yearly maintenance. This is a less expensive product with good durability. You can use this product for fire lanes and curbs.

Oil based product is the best choice for durability. It is long-lasting and excellent for heavy duty wear and tear.

Glass beads can be added for reflective purposes.

Use our 5-gallon containers for our pavement marking equipment. Small projects can be handled as well with our striper machines and high-quality commercial grade aerosol paints. The options and selections are yours.

Car Area Layout

Suit the needs of your customers with different types of car lot styles. Single-edge parking stalls are basic and efficient, while double-trim stalls provide extra space. Angled parking will make backing out easier for your customers, reducing accident risk.

Preparation Tips

Add to the life of your parking lot and keep your business professional-looking. This takes some planning, but the end result will be top-notch for you and for your customers.

Using quality pavement marking equipment will put the final touch on your surface prep, but first things, first.

  • Repair cracks with AK Cold or Hot Pour Filler. Cracks erode your lot zone, creating a safety hazard.
  • Clean your parking surface. Grease and oil affect adherence and will shorten the life of your lot.
  • Sealant protects and creates a newly-finished look to your lot, extending its life.

Learn Today

Your business is worth learning about how you can get quality results. The more you know, the better off you and your customers will be.

Create a professional look by adding the efficiency of pavement marking equipment.

Learn everything you need to know about striping configuration with our Lot Striping Course.

If you'd like some free no-pressure advice from one of our experienced experts, phone us at 1-866-444-5231 or send us your questions by email. We're here to help you get exactly what you need to get the job done right.