Construction Sweeping – It’s Not Very Pretty
Why in Heaven’s name would you need to sweep a construction site?
It’s already pretty dirty isn’t it? And how is construction sweeping going to make it look any better?
Well, construction sweeping is not for the beauty of the site (not too much can be done to make a construction site look pretty).
However, there are some really compelling reasons why construction sweeping is an important and possibly legally required task that needs to be done for most construction sites.
Here are some of the most important reasons.
Construction sweeping helps protect the environment.
Some debris on a construction site is not only unsightly but contains pollutants as well. This debris can easily wash from a site into the streams and waterways that feed our reservoirs.
Regular construction sweeping helps keep this debris out of waterway and the general environment.
Most people don’t want a dirty construction site in their backyard it’s more likely that they wouldn’t want construction to debris in their drinking water either
Construction sweeping keeps debris from clogging storm drains
There are all kinds of materials used on construction site that are very durable and waterproof. These materials are fine on a structure what caused a lot of problems when they collect around a storm drain or landscaping that’s been done for water management.
A clogged storm drain or a blocked swale can lead to flooding, ponding, and potentially mud slides. repairing the damage from floods is far more costly been spending money on preventative construction sweeping.
Construction sweeping helps manage road dust.
It’s a mad dash in reverse at quitting time. All this traffic coming going in and out of a construction site kicks up a lot of dust. This dust settles all over the neighborhood, on cars, houses, driveways, sidewalks, and horizontal surface that can trap dust.
There are few bigger annoyances to neighbors than having to wash dust off their property every couple of days because of a nearby dirty construction site.
So I guess you could also say that construction sweeping makes for good neighbors.
Construction sweeping helps Developers with their reputation
Developers are not held in high regard by many communities because they represent change. There are good changes and bad changes depending on how they are perceived.
Constant change is a part of life and with a little proactive maintenance can be managed in a way that reduces negativity and lots of complaints.
Do you want to enjoy the benefits of construction sweeping?
C & L Services is a third generation family owned property maintenance company. We have been sweeping and servicing real estate developers, commercial properties and communities in New Jersey for over forty years.
We can help you keep your site clean, dust free and in compliance with reliable, cost-effective construction sweeping services.
If you’re in North Jersey, Contact us at 908-730-7884. If you’re in Central New Jersey call us at 732-886-1940 to arrange for construction sweeping.