10 Things You Didn’t Know About Utilities and Utility Locating

Utility locating probably not something you think about very often, yet it is critically important to avoid series incidents when utilities are accidentally damaged. We’ve put together 10 fast facts about utility locating that you may not know: An underground utility line is damaged every eight minutes. – Common Ground Alliance 330,000 damage incidents related… Continue reading

5 Ways to Do Your Part on Earth Day

As we approach Earth Day, April 22, it’s an important time to remember that everything we do has an impact on our beautiful planet. Here at Baker-Peterson, we preach the importance of utility locating so no accidents that could damage life -- human or Mother Nature -- takes place. Here are 5 ways you can… Continue reading

Our Favorite Quotes about Nature and the Outdoors

All day long we work in the beauty of Mother Nature. Our job is to make sure you know where your utilities are located so accidents are prevented by avoiding damage to a utility line, which can cause harm to nature, injury and even loss of life. In honor of spring’s arrival, the flowers abloom… Continue reading

Remember the Importance of Underground Utility Locating in April with Pizza!

Who likes pizza? I know we do! Did you know pizza and utility locating have something in common? We’re not kidding! During the month of April, which is National Safe Digging Month, select Marco’s Pizza restaurants will be offering a special pizza deal to help raise awareness of the importance of calling 811 before digging… Continue reading