Nevertheless, the one unfavorable element of living where I do is the truth that the apartment building has rate bumps. While I appreciate the fact that the home staff has our best interests in mind, rate bumps are extremely frustrating to drive over because after driving over rate bumps everyday, over the course of time, doing so can actually damage your car. I have a love hate partnership with speed bumps however. I figured that there was a reason for them being where they were, which was made noticeable by the couple of people I have seen in the apartment complex that remain in a thrill to obtain home or venture out. These individuals act like they are on a highway! They will certainly speed up from speed bump to speed bump, barely even decreasing for the actual speed bump! With the variety of people that reside in the apartment building and are constantly outside actively walking, jogging or taking their pet dogs for strolls, speed bumps are a terrific deterrent because it requires motorists to be more aware of the reality that this is an area where there is a great deal of pedestrian traffic. Nevertheless, if you dip below 40 miles per hour while looking at one of them, then you’ll greater than likely catch a little air going over. Sometimes I question whether or not they should place some type of special speed bumps on regular roads to assist mitigate the number of ‘lead foots’ available. I doubt that it would certainly do any kind of good anyhow due to the fact that people always seem to discover a technicality to skirt around the concern. Undoubtedly, with the rate bumps in my apartment building, depending on the place of the speed bump in proximity to parking spaces, you can in some cases just drive around the rate bump if there are no cars parked beside it. Obviously, driving around a rate bump beats the whole objective of the speed bump even existing to start with I suppose. So, the following time you discover yourself getting annoyed due to the variety of rate bumps that you need to go over where you live, think of whey they were placed there in the first place: to keep you and others secure. There are times when we don't actually focus on exactly how quickly we are zipping along in a specific area.