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The Importance of Signage

Posted by on Sep 16, 2015 in Blog, Sign Bases | 0 comments

In every parking lot from grocery stores to hospitals to marinas, there are signs. We may not notice them until we need them, but their importance cannot be overstated.   Choosing a Path Signs can help direct people to follow the approved path. You may want to protect your landscaping by marking a path or a path could indicate a safe passage through an area with some danger. If you have a large campus, signage can direct pedestrians to different buildings.   Enter and Exit Signs It seems easy, enter here and exit there, but it often isn’t. When new drivers visit a store or...

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Truck Bumpers for a Parking Lot Renovation

Posted by on Aug 15, 2015 in Blog, Indiana Barrier, Truck Bumpers | 0 comments

Truck Bumpers for a Parking Lot Renovation

The hustle and bustle never ends at a grocery distribution center. Trucks filled with apples, milk and cereal are constantly coming and going.  For the drivers, time is money, so every minute spent circling a parking is expensive and wasteful. Recently, an Indianapolis distribution center for a large grocery store completed a parking lot renovation project. They called Indiana Barrier for help during this project. To successfully accommodate customers, the distribution center needed their parking lot to be easily navigable with few congestion points during prime business hours. Everything...

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Becoming a Distributor

Posted by on Jul 14, 2015 in Blog, Indiana Barrier | 0 comments

Becoming a Distributor

Indiana Barrier offers an exciting opportunity to become a distributor. Companies can distribute all of our precast concrete products which include concrete parking bumpers, sign bases, and plastic/recycled rubber parking bumpers. Ready to Discover the benefits of being a distributor and how to become an Indiana Barrier distributor. Distributor Benefits As a distributor you get several benefits by working with Indiana Barriers: 1. Special pricing: We work with all our distributors to offer special pricing on any precast concrete products they may need. 2. Easy transportation: Our products...

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Eliminate Paint Hassles with Plastic Parking Bumpers

Posted by on Jun 15, 2015 in Blog, Car Bumpers, plastic parking bumpers | 0 comments

Eliminate Paint Hassles with Plastic Parking Bumpers

When children experiment with paint, they think more is the answer. If one coat of paint looks good, surely two, three or four will be better. By the end of their artistic endeavors, instead of a masterpiece they have a mess as the paint dries and slowly flakes away. Two fast food restaurant chain locations in Indiana ran into a similar problem with their parking bumpers. Each year another layer of paint was added to the bumpers.  The process was tedious and time consuming.   Unfortunately, after years of re-coating, the bumpers were an unappetizing, flaky paint mess. Patrons arriving for a...

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Sign Bases Mark the Spot

Posted by on May 11, 2015 in Blog, Indiana Barrier, Sign Bases | 0 comments

Sign Bases Mark the Spot

Our fast-paced, ever changing world demands flexibility.  What worked perfectly well yesterday, no longer meets our requirements today.  When a manufacturing facility in Noblesville, IN wanted to recognize long time employees with special signage in their parking lot they called on Indiana Barrier Company. The Challenge: Sturdy and Flexible The facility had signs and sign posts on-site recognizing these employees who had spent 20 or more years with the company. They needed bases which would be sturdy enough to stay in its designated parking spot, but easy to moved out of the way for snow...

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Safety First

Posted by on Apr 14, 2015 in Blog, Car Bumpers, Concrete Barriers, Precast Concrete | 0 comments

Safety First

Every moment counts when you are headed to the hospital. From separate entrances for emergency vehicles to clear signage, all paths and parking lots need to be properly marked for easy navigation. Even in non emergency situations, it is likely for hospital visitors to be distracted as they pull into the parking lot. Indiana Barrier Co. was called upon to produce and deliver parking bumpers to four hospitals in Indianapolis. It was our job to provide long-lasting parking bumpers to improve the safety  in the hospital parking lots. The bumpers (or curb stops) do more than just help drivers...

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