Expo Shows Industry Continues to Grow, Infrared Repair Gains Momentum

As show season comes to close and the asphalt season is about to officially start, this is a good time to reflect on what everyone took away from the shows. For many, the World of Asphalt and National Pavement Expo were opportunities to network with other contractors in the industry as well as see what new equipment the vendors have to offer. Some attendees went with something specific in mind they wanted to buy or research, some went to attend…
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How Potholes Form: Explaining It to Your Clients in Fun Terms

Most drivers who live in cold-weather climates know that they will have to dodge potholes, especially in the spring. They might not, however, understand exactly how potholes form, simply blaming it on road salt and heavy trucks in general. As a road repair contractor, you probably often receive questions about why potholes happen, and you need to explain it in easy terms without becoming too scientific. How Potholes Form: The Ice Cube Comparison Explaining to drivers how potholes form may…
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Getting the Most Out of Your Trade Show Experience

As the working season winds down for most pavement contractors, another season is quickly approaching, trade show season. Trade shows such as the National Pavement Expo and World of Asphalt are ideal opportunities for pavement contractors to see the latest and greatest the industry has to offer, as well as network with other pavement contractors from around the country. Additionally, trade shows offer several classes and seminars that focus on topics such as best practices to business management classes. With…
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