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Southern Asphalt Engineering has over 20 years’ experience in asphalt paving, maintenance, and repair in South Florida. Check out our blog to stay update-to-date and informed with infographics, how-tos, and tips on all asphalt-related projects.

28 April 2021

5 Parking Lot Repairs that Will Retain Customers

Believe it or not, your parking lot is a huge factor for your business’s bottom line and it happens to be one of the first impressions your customers have of your business. If your parking lot is inaccessible, unsafe, and not ADA compliant, your customers will think twice about going into your business. Upgrading and […]

5 April 2021

The Perfect Checklist for a Property Manager

The hustle and bustle of upgrading your property can be very stressful, but you can make sure everything is in order with a simple checklist. As contractors with years of experience, we can give you a rundown of the essentials before signing off on a project. Grab your list, and let’s get started. 1. Research […]

27 January 2021

How to Make your Commercial Property More Drivable

Let’s talk about the importance of property appeal. Property managers and business owners know that first impressions can make or break a sale or even drive away a potential customer. So how can you achieve excellent property appeal to ensure the satisfaction and safety of your customers? This infographic details the steps to make your […]

22 January 2021

How to Make Your Commercial Property More Drivable [Infographic]

  Embed this Infographic Would you like to embed this infographic on your website? It’s a great reference for upgrading a commercial property. Please feel free to use the code below: <p><a href=’https://www.southernasphaltengineering.com/’><img src=’https://www.southernasphaltengineering.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/SAE-Infographics-V2.png’ alt=’How to Make Your Commercial Property More Drivable INFOGRAPHIC’ width=’637′ border=’0′ /></a><br><br>Source: <a href=”https://www.southernasphaltengineering.com/” target=”_blank”>https://www.southernasphaltengineering.com/</a> <br /><br /></p>

15 December 2020

Debunking Myths About Asphalt Paving

There are many misconceptions surrounding asphalt pavement. As engineers with over 20 years of experience in asphalt construction and maintenance in South Florida, we at Southern Asphalt Engineering can debunk common myths and help you learn about asphalt. Let’s debunk some of the most prevalent asphalt misconceptions. Myth: Asphalt only needs repairs for the aesthetics […]

asphalt parking lot repair infographic
17 April 2020

Asphalt Parking Lot Repair and Resurfacing Facts [Infographic]

  Embed this Infographic Would you like to embed this infographic on your website? It’s a great reference for statistics about speed bumps and humps and their benefits. Please feel free to use the code below: <p><a href=’https://www.southernasphaltengineering.com/’><img src=’https://www.southernasphaltengineering.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/asphalt-parking-lot-repair-infographic.png’ alt=’Asphalt Parking Lot Repair and Resurfacing Infographic’ width=’600′ border=’0′ /></a><br><br>Source: <a href=”https://www.southernasphaltengineering.com/” target=”_blank”>https://www.southernasphaltengineering.com/</a> <br /><br /></p> […]

the benefits of speed bumps and humps
4 December 2019

The Benefits of Speed Bumps and Humps [Infographic]

If you’re a property manager or business owner, you know that speed bumps and speed humps are one of the most effective ways to improve road safety. When placed and installed correctly, these roadway accessories can help reduce driver speeds and improve everyone’s safety. In the following graphic, we’ll point out key statistics and facts […]

municipal asphalt paving
14 November 2019

How to Hire a Municipal Asphalt Contractor

Having safe and well-paved roads in your city or town is crucial for the residents who live, work, and shop there. Roadways that don’t drain properly can cause inconveniences for pedestrians and drivers at best, and can be hazardous at worst. Potholes on municipal roads are a nuisance and can cause damage to vehicles. If […]

concrete curb and gutter
29 October 2019

Why a Parking Lot Curb and Gutter Will Save Your Property

Concrete curb and gutters play an important role in maintaining the integrity of parking lots and roadways. A concrete curb and gutter is a pavement curb and roadway gutter cast together in one piece. It serves the double function of acting as a curb and a drainage system for runoff. Whether you manage subdivisions for […]

road sign installation miami
14 October 2019

What to Know Before Installing Road Signs

If you manage a commercial, residential, or municipal property with roadways, you know the importance of road signs in directing traffic and preventing accidents. However, before you install road signs or contract someone to do so, there are several important things to keep in mind.  The FHA (Federal Highway Administration) and FDOT (Florida Department of […]

line striping
23 September 2019

The Benefits of Line Striping

Whether it’s for your parking lot or roadway, it’s crucial for commercial and residential properties to have well-marked line striping. Not only do some building codes require line striping for commercial and residential properties, but it’s also crucial to mark your pavement to protect visitors, residents, employees, and your building from vehicular accidents. Here, the […]

Parking lot problems
17 June 2019

How to Improve Parking Lot Safety [INFOGRAPHIC]

When people think of dangerous places, parking lots may not be the first thing to come to mind. However, there are many risks that come with parking lots if the proper safety precautions aren’t put into place. For example, an average of 200 people die each year due to parking lot accidents. Additionally, parking lots […]

asphalt paving contractor
5 June 2019

5 Questions To Ask Your Asphalt Contractor

Asphalt paving offers plenty of benefits that range in nature from aesthetic to financial. When you hire an asphalt contractor, it is important to work with a trustworthy one. Today, anyone can create a professional-looking website that promises perfection and looks legitimate. However, many of these individuals or businesses do not deliver the expected results. […]

How to Maintain Asphalt
21 May 2019

How to Maintain an Asphalt Pavement [Infographic]

Asphalt makes driveways and parking lots smoother, more attractive and quieter. If you are planning on having asphalt paving installed soon or already have it, you will appreciate the cost-saving benefits that it gives you over time if you maintain it. Proper maintenance maximizes its longevity. When asphalt pavement is not maintained, it can break […]

parking lot stop
7 May 2019

What’s The Best Type Of Parking Stop For Your Business?

Whether you have a single row of parking spaces or a separate parking lot for your business, it is important to think about the safety of customers. Also, you must consider the safety of your building. According to recent statistics from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, about 20 percent of all accidents happen in […]

asphalt paving services
23 April 2019

How SAE’s Paving Services Can Save Your Parking Lot

Although many businesses plan for landscaping and regular property maintenance tasks, they often overlook the parking lot’s upkeep. Many businesses and apartment complexes have concrete parking lots that are uneven. They may also have cracks and potholes. Filling potholes, repainting lines, and filling cracks with more concrete will not make the parking lot more attractive […]

road speed bump
8 April 2019

Pros and Cons of Asphalt Speed Bumps

Thanks to advances in automotive technology and driver education, commuting in the United States has never been safer. Unfortunately, roughly 40,000 Americans still die in road accidents every year. Excessive speed is often the primary culprit in fatal crashes. Asphalt speed bumps have been proven to significantly reduce traffic accidents. Prior to installing speed bumps, it’s […]

asphalt contractor on walkie talkie
18 March 2019

How to Choose an Asphalt Paving Contractor

With so many seemingly reputable paving companies to choose from, picking out the right people to handle your asphalt project can be hard. However, there are a few simple factors that you can consider to pick out the winners from the losers, and we’ll acquaint you with the best ways to pick the right asphalt […]

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4 March 2019

Why Asphalt Milling is Cost-Effective

Asphalt is an incredibly useful material for roadways and parking lots, but it’s still subject to wear and tear. Replacing asphalt whenever it starts to show damage is incredibly expensive and wasteful, and patching this road and parking lot surface doesn’t address the full scope of the problem. Thankfully, there’s another option: Milling and resurfacing […]

asphalt-resurfacing-process
12 February 2019

What is The Process of Asphalt Resurfacing?

When an asphalt surface can no longer be fixed with repair techniques or when it reaches a certain age, it must be resurfaced. Asphalt typically has a service life of eight to 12 years. Factors such as traffic volume and weather determine how long it will last. With a new asphalt surface, a road looks […]

parking lot paving
31 January 2019

5 Signs Your Parking Lot Needs Resurfacing

Asphalt parking lots get heavy use. Whether you have a commercial or industrial parking lot, you need to keep it in optimal condition in order to ensure the safety of your employees and visitors. At Southern Asphalt Engineering Inc., we offer parking lot resurfacing for any size of asphalt parking lot. By resurfacing pitted, cracked […]

4 June 2016

Why use Brick Pavers in Miami?

When it comes to landscaping projects, homeowners look to add aesthetics and functionality to these outdoor spaces. The one other aspect they take into consideration is durability. Since these areas are exposed to the elements, it becomes very important to use materials that will be able to withstand the climatic changes and not get impacted […]

4 June 2016

Which Driveway Pavers in Miami Should You Choose?

There are many features on your commercial property that add to its attraction quotient and you take great care to design and install unique elements in the indoor and outdoor spaces. In many ways, the driveway becomes a very important aspect when it comes to the design of the outdoor areas. In fact, it’s one […]

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