Did you know 20% of all car accidents happen in the parking space? The cause may be because of a lack of line stripes.
What are line stripes?
Line stripes simply the lines, markings or any other paint signs on pavements of parking spaces which eases moving in and out of the parking lot. These lines may include lettered signs such as STOP, ENTER, SLOW, EXIT, NO PARKING and LOADING ONLY. They are usually bold for everyone to see.
Line striping may also include markings for handicapped parking spots, walkways, and also pedestrian-only areas.
What is the importance?
For the sake of both pedestrians and drivers, line strips are used to clearly define crosswalks and driveways with visual messages to ensure that both drivers and pedestrians are on the lookout for each other.
Improve traffic flow
Line strips, especially stop lines, help to direct traffic. By having these lines, drives won’t be confused on which direction to take and this will limit traffic jams.
Maximize parking space
Clearly marked pavement lines inform the number of cars and trucks that can be parked in a parking space at any time and also it shows drivers where to park hence reducing congestion in parking spaces.
Maintains curb appeal
Line striping makes a statement on your business premise. The black pavement plus the contrast of blue or white lines helps curb appeal for your premise making it look more visually appealing.
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