Why Should I Sweep
My Parking Lot?
The parking lot typically provides entry to a business and is
the very first impression given to patrons. This first
impression can impact the successes of the company. We want your
client or customer to have the very best impression of your
For example: a prospective client is looking for an
apartment; first view is the parking lot.
Complex A parking lot is littered with rocks, sand, leaves, cigarette
butts, plastic bottles, baby diapers, etc.
Complex B lot is clean, tidy, and well cared for.
apartment would you want to do business with and expect to have the
highest interest from clients?
is not the only factor to consider when maintaining a parking lot.
Dirt and sand are just as abrasive as sand
paper. This type of debris
shorten the life of your asphalt and
will lead to
costly repairs or replacements and re-striping.
Sweeping on a regular basis
reduce risks and liabilities due to slips and falls in the parking
Finally, there are
environmental reasons why sweeping is important; a couple of these
reasons are, reduction
of dirt in the air and rubbish in the environment.
A well maintained parking lot will show pride in the
property, community and reduce maintenance costs.
While frequent sweeping of the parking lot will help keep it clean, you
should also consider a Day Porter Service. This service
will eliminate rubbish from landscape areas, building exterior and helps
to maintain the parking lots between sweepings.