Why is this guy in my way? Road shoulders are useful to bicyclists traveling on roads that do not have dedicated bike lanes. However, cyclists are NOT required to ride in a shoulder. Debris often collects in a road’s shoulder, Continue reading Riding on the edge
You have decided to build a tennis court, you just have yet to decide what kind. Here are some tips that may help you decide which is best for you. The question is asphalt court or Har-Tru clay tennis court. Continue reading Har-Tru vs asphalt Tennis Courts
Below is a list of questions I am constantly asked about sealcoating, we thought they may be useful. Why Sealcoat? You have a large investment in your pavement. Replacing it is an expensive endeavor. Sealers are designed to protect and Continue reading Frequently asked questions about sealcoating
We can paint your parking stalls to match your company colors! Instead of the traditional white lines, with yellow fire lanes and no parking areas we can make your parking stalls colored. We recently did a walkway in a bright Continue reading Custom colors for your parking lot
Last summer I came across a first on a tennis court. A customer of ours son had been shooting his paint ball guns off in the back yard near his tennis court. A stray paint ball was landing on the Continue reading Tennis Owners beware of paintballers!
The answer is quite basic. The different colors on your court cause the asphalt to expand and contract a different rate. The White color of the lines tends to reflect the suns rays. So the asphalt under the white paint Continue reading Why are the white lines on my tennis or basketball court cracking?
Gas and oil spills on your asphalt parking lot happen. Hopefully, your asphalt parking lot has been protected from this by sealcoating. If not, then here a few tips on how to immediately remove the spills before they cause irreparable Continue reading Removing Gas and Oil Spills from your Asphalt Parking lot
Pickleball is a sport that is growing in popularity. The sport & fitness industry association reports 2.46 million people played in 2015. It is not only becoming popular in the United Sates, but in Canada, Europe and Asia as well. Continue reading Pickleball is the new craze!
A well designed court will not have trees locates too close to it. They present a number of maintenance problems. The most visible are the dropping of leaves, sap, twigs, bark and now and then branches. Sometimes elimination of the Continue reading Moisture on your Asphalt Courts
We are frequently asked “how many Handicap Spaces does my parking lot need?” All parking lots for customers, visitors or businesses with the exception of valet parking; should have handicap accessible spaces for vehicles and should be marked properly. When Continue reading how many Handicap Spaces does my parking lot need?
Wow, you just spent $30,000.00 for your new tennis court. Now, should you spend another $4,500.00 to $5,000.00 to colorcoat the new asphalt or should you just paint the playing lines on it? You bet you should have it colorcoated! Continue reading Benefits of Colorocating
How long should an asphalt parking lot be closed after it has been sealcoated? Opening a parking lot too soon can affect the short and long term performance of the sealer. Sealcoating even under ideal conditions requires time for it Continue reading How long should an asphalt parking lot be closed after it has been sealcoated?
Rust or brown spots on the surface of an asphalt Tennis or Basketball court are becoming unfortunately very common. These cosmetically undesirable spots and streaks on the playing surface usually do not affect play in the beginning; but do detract Continue reading Why do I have rust spots on my tennis court?
When choosing a sealcoating contractors you may want to ask the contractor a few basic questions. There are unrepeatable contractors out there. In most cases when a parking lot is sealcoated it looks black and beautiful. The customer thinks they Continue reading Choosing a sealcoating contractor
Just about everything benefits from preventative maintenance. Your home, body, car and parking lot all require maintenance for it to last. Due to the cost of replacing your asphalt is it very important to maintain it and extend it’s life. Continue reading Spring has sprung!
Did you know your commercial insurance can choose not to renew your policy due to parking lot conditions? Not only are some things over looked, but insurance companies do not want pedestrian and vehicular traffic to be at risk due Continue reading Safety for Pedestrians and Vehicular Traffic
Just because there is snow on the ground in MA, NH, RI and ME doesn’t mean there is nothing to do in the sealcoating business in New England. Almost all of the trucks and equipment have been running 7 days Continue reading Keeping our Fleet in tip top shape
New England Seal Coating recently completed a color coating project at a basketball court in Danvers, MA. We are the leading color coating professionals in Massachusetts. We are trained and authorized to apply special color coating systems such as DecoColor®, DecoTurf®, Continue reading Basketball Court Color Coating Project in Danvers, MA
New England Sealcoating recently completed a polypatch job at Weston Graphics in Hingham, MA. For this job, we applied polypatch to the cracking asphalt instead of cracksealing or patching with asphalt. Polypatch has many key benefits over crack sealing or patching. Continue reading Polypatch Project in Hingham, MA