Last Minute Schedule Changes – What Matters Most

It is 4 PM on a Friday evening. Your crews are in the yard unloading and reloading trucks, pulling off the left over material from the day and loading pre-pulled material for an early start Monday morning.  Everyone is ready to punch out for the day, including you, and looking forward to a much-needed weekend…




Practicing Outstanding Service – YOU are What Matters Most!

You are having a perfectly good day at work when you realize you have to contact the ONE person that could potentially ruin it. That individual who immediately makes you roll your eyes and question why you even do business with that vendor at all. Sometimes just the thought of tolerating poor service is enough…




Anti-Ram Bollards at Los Angeles International Airport

The Challenge The U.S. Department of Homeland Security implemented a security directive to increase aviation security in all airports globally. Specifically, Homeland Security is working to “increase security protocols around aircraft and in passenger areas.” Due to this directive, Los Angeles International Airport was in search of a solution that provided the additional security required…



Service, Quality & Availability- So You Have More Time for What Matters Most

Have you ever been in a place filled with opportunities for peace and quiet only to have your mind clouded with thoughts of materials not delivering, crews not completing projects, and frustrated because quotes weren’t received on time?  Construction projects don’t stop just because you decide to take a few days off.  We spend our…




Coweta Fall Festival – Local Security Solutions

The Challenge In 2015, a car crashed into the Oklahoma State University Homecoming parade, killing three people and injuring another 22 individuals. The Coweta Chamber of Commerce Executive Director, Carrie Allamby, attended an Emergency Management seminar that outlined Stillwater’s homecoming parade tragedy. During this meeting, Carrie learned the risks that are associated with events that…




Surface Guard at Fourth Street Live!

The Challenge Fourth Street Live! is Louisville, Kentucky’s premier dining and entertainment destination, located in the heart of downtown Louisville. Fourth Street Live! hosts several outdoor concerts throughout the year and were looking to protect concert attendees from potential vehicle threats. These events require a city street to be transformed into an entertainment district accessible…




Vehicle Threats at Daycare Playgrounds

The Problem Vehicle traffic during school hours pose a threat to the safety of children at play. There are an increasing number of reports reciting incidents of vehicles careening through parking lots and crashing through fences injuring children within daycare and childcare facilities. The fence systems in place are often too weak to mitigate the…




Surface Guard for Temporary Event Protection

Protect Your Event With the ever-increasing amount of tragic occurrences within public spaces, security enhancements at these areas become imperative.  Large events create targets for senseless acts of violence but can be mitigated with preventative planning and implementation of the right barrier system.  The Surface Guard™ barrier system is the perfect solution for pedestrian protection…




Backyard Fence Buying Guide: How to Choose the Right Fence

Wood Fence Wood fence is a very popular fence option for homeowners because of its height and privacy options or because it looks natural and rustic. It is also a more affordable option and creates a welcoming good neighbor appearance. Customization options include: type of wood, staining/paint, styles and height. However, wood is very susceptible…




Steel vs. Aluminum Fence: What Should You Offer Your Customers?

Difference Between Steel & Aluminum Steel ornamental fence is an ideal choice for the customer who wants a product that is very strong and durable. The strength of steel also appears more substantial, making it a good option for the customer who wants a premium product. It is important to watch out for mechanically fastened…