What Are Line Marking Services?

8 August 2014
 Categories: Environmental, Blog

When it comes to having a parking lot or other lot paved there are a lot of extra things to take into consideration. One thing that many lot owners fail to remember, is line marking. This can either be done when the asphalt is new, or every few years to touch up and spruce up the lot. There are a few different types of line marking and knowing about them may help you understand just what service you need.

Parking Spaces/ Directional Markers

The first and most common thing that any line marking services Melbourne or any other place will offer is of course those markings directly relating to parking spaces for automobiles. This is important for a couple of different reasons, the first being that each parking space may differ from location to location and directional makers help insure the flow of traffic is safe and consistent. This may also include markings for spaces that are reserved, set aside for handicap or disabled drivers, and even spaces that are not for parking.

Boundary Markings

Another service that is commonly offered is boundary marking. This is helpful as it helps to illustrate just where one piece of property ends and another begins. This can help in building fences, settling property line disputes, and more. This service will require however certified proof of where property lines are as to avoid any complications or possible disputes. This is helpful in both residential and commercial settings and can help take hassle away from defining property boundaries.

Instructional Markings

Still another service that some line marking businesses offer is instructional markings. Generally these are used when there is the potential for construction, for another company to come in and do work, or for the workers of the business itself. This will often take place when there are specific instructions having to do with the business or asphalt take place. This could be for example markings telling a company where to bust up old concrete, telling someone where to paint permanent lines, or ever where to move things. This is a vital service as it offers guidance even when the owner is not around.

Companies that offer line marking services are more common than you might think. There are a number of businesses that work specifically in line marking and there are even more that do both asphalt and concrete and line marking. Knowing what you need is the best way to get the company that is right for you each and every time, no matter what.

Contact Brimbank Line Marking with any additional questions.