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We regularly update our blog to provide you with news, advice and expertise on all things line marking, surface preparation and health and safety. We want you to know more about what we do, why we do it, the products we use and the businesses we work with. There is so much more to line marking than just laying down a few lines so if you're interested take a look through our previous posts. If there's something you'd like to see featured on our blog let us know! Contact us here and let us know what you'd like us to talk about.

Paint vs. Thermoplastic: Which should you choose for you line markings?

Paint vs. Thermoplastic: Which should you choose for you line markings?

There are a number of frequently asked questions we get regarding our line marking services. One of …

Electric Cars: The Future of Transport and How Your Business can Keep Up

Electric Cars: The Future of Transport and How Your Business can Keep Up

  Has your business contributed to the constantly improving re-charging network, by having e…

Places that require line marking you might not think of!

Places that require line marking you might not think of!

When you think of line markings, it is most common that people think of  road markings,  car pa…

How can line markings help public transport to run efficiently?

How can line markings help public transport to run efficiently?

We all know how frustrating it can be when public transport is not running efficiently, which is w…

How to look after outdoor markings during winter

How to look after outdoor markings during winter

Outdoor line markings have a lot to contend with; the range of weather conditions in the UK from s…

What line markings do I need in my factory?

What line markings do I need in my factory?

We understand the requirements that factories and warehouses have for their floor markings, so whe…

‘A Picture is worth a thousand Words’ - they also make a great Health and Safety aid

‘A Picture is worth a thousand Words’ - they also make a great Health and Safety aid

'A picture is worth a thousand words' and when it comes to health and safety, images an…

Road Safety Week 16 - 22 November 2020

Road Safety Week 16 - 22 November 2020

Every November road safety charity Brake hold a national campaign called Road Safety Week, to raise …

What is Methyl Methacrylate?

What is Methyl Methacrylate?

Methyl Methacrylate, or MMA, is a 2-part component consisting of paint and peroxide hardener. With a…

Is your business ready for the Christmas rush? 

Is your business ready for the Christmas rush? 

If you work in a distribution centre or you sell products to the public it’s likely that the n…

How do I know if my site needs shot blasting?

How do I know if my site needs shot blasting?

Not all jobs we complete require shot blasting before we start. We always ensure the surface is clea…

Shot blasting vs Hydroblasting - what's the difference?

Shot blasting vs Hydroblasting - what's the difference?

Shot blasting and hydroblasting are two commonly used methods of, in our case, line marking rem…

What line markings do you need in distribution centres?

What line markings do you need in distribution centres?

Distribution centres are busy and fast-paced places. Items move in and out all the time, which is wh…

Don't put off your line marking!

Don't put off your line marking!

We know what it's like when you've got a lot on and your to-do list keeps on growing. There …

Why is shot blasting so effective?

Why is shot blasting so effective?

Floor Shot blasting is the cleaning of and line removal from concrete floors - perfect for fact…

Are you meeting your health and safety needs?

Are you meeting your health and safety needs?

If you work in a busy factory, warehouse or distribution centre you know that health and safety line…

Car park markings are great for customer service

Car park markings are great for customer service

When you enter a car park you want it to be clear and easy to park. Sadly this is not always the c…

Road safety and 3D markings

Road safety and 3D markings

3D zebra crossings are a relatively new concept with several towns around the world introducing th…

10 tips for keeping a factory or warehouse floor safe

10 tips for keeping a factory or warehouse floor safe

Ensuring your factory or warehouse floor is clearly marked is vital for the health and safety of y…

What is hydroblasting?

What is hydroblasting?

Hydroblasting is the removal of dirt, debris, and in our case old line markings using water. The bea…

What's the difference between hot and cold thermoplastic?

What's the difference between hot and cold thermoplastic?

Hot and cold thermoplastic are two products commonly used in the line marking industry due to the lo…

How to prevent trips and falls on steps and stairs

How to prevent trips and falls on steps and stairs

Did you know in the UK there is a trip on stairs every 90 seconds? In 2015 there were 787 deaths i…

How long does it take to mark a car park?

How long does it take to mark a car park?

Car park markings are typically straighforward; clean and clear crisp white lines to be laid, occa…

Key Line Marking Considerations when Moving to a New Site

Key Line Marking Considerations when Moving to a New Site

Moving to a new site can be an exciting time for a business, but it can also become stressful and …

Floor and surface preparation techniques

Floor and surface preparation techniques

Floor and surface preparation is key for demarcation and other markings on concrete. Shot blasting…

Hermes Case Study

Hermes Case Study

We work with parcel distribution company Hermes Parcelnet Ltd. at their sites all over the UK. The…

What are the different Types of Thermoplastic Paint?

What are the different Types of Thermoplastic Paint?

When it comes to line marking there are many different types of thermoplastic that can be used, de…

Are your fire door markings clear and visible?

Are your fire door markings clear and visible?

Health and safety markings aren’t just there to provide walkways for employees, to hatch off…

How long does shot blasting take?

How long does shot blasting take?

We always recommend shot blasting to prepare surfaces ready for line marking. If you’ve had …

Isolation Antidote

Isolation Antidote

With so much going on in the world right now we want to try to find the positives, as well as some…

How does your business contribute to safe and effective cycling infrastructure?

How does your business contribute to safe and effective cycling infrastructure?

With more and more people taking to two wheels as a mode of transport, the need for effective cycl…

Our Top Tips for Maintaining Factory Floor Safety

Our Top Tips for Maintaining Factory Floor Safety

Factories can be a very hazardous working environment, especially if a business does not maintain …

Line markings help to create an efficient work area within a Distribution Centre

Line markings help to create an efficient work area within a Distribution Centre

For businesses such as distribution centres and warehouses, health and safety should be …

What should you consider with car park markings?

What should you consider with car park markings?

A car park should meet the wants and needs of the business, in terms of capacity, whilst making a …

The Role of Line Markings within Health and Safety

The Role of Line Markings within Health and Safety

Safety must be at the forefront in every business and line marking plays a vital role in helpin…

Health & Safety Compliance in the Workplace

Health & Safety Compliance in the Workplace

When it comes to health and safety at work you can’t afford to take shortcuts. Keeping employ…

Removing line markings when moving site

Removing line markings when moving site

If your business operates from a leased property and you move premises the chances are the old prope…

Types of Factory Line Markings

Types of Factory Line Markings

Each workplace is different, and with that comes different requirements for factory line markings ne…