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Why You Should Repave Your Business’ Parking Lot

July 27, 2018 6:28 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

It should come as no surprise that owning a business has quite a few hidden costs. One of the costs that’s hiding in plain sight is the cost of repaving your parking lot. Luckily, asphalt parking lots last a long time, so they don’t need to be repaved all that often. However, that doesn’t mean you can just stand by and wait for someone to complain before you finally repave it—you’ve got to be proactive about asphalt repair in Phoenix, AZ. Here are a few of the top reasons to repave your parking lot: Improve appearance: The exterior of your... View Article


Concrete Problems That Need Professional Help

July 17, 2018 3:29 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

There are three common issues in concrete that keep popping up—cracking, curling and shrinking. When you notice these issues, you might not think they’re a big deal. But the fact is that you need to bring in a highly qualified concrete contractor in Phoenix, AZ sooner rather than later. Doing regular concrete maintenance can mean the difference between having a driveway or parking lot that lasts well into the future versus one that needs to be replaced completely. While concrete is a very durable material, that doesn’t mean it will last forever. Let’s take a look at each issue and... View Article


Asphalt Costs: A Breakdown

July 3, 2018 3:29 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

No one likes to spend money on routine maintenance costs, but you know that spending a bit upfront will save you money in the long run. You might be looking at your driveway or parking lot and thinking it doesn’t look that bad. Sure, there are cracks, potholes and plenty of other signs of wear and tear, but it can always wait, right? Well, not quite. Those seemingly “minor” or “cosmetic” problems can become major problems very quickly if they’re not taken care of. When moisture seeps into cracks and expands, the crack will become a pothole. That’s one of... View Article


Why Summer Is the Best Time for Asphalt Paving

June 15, 2018 9:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Summer is the perfect season for taking a dip in the pool and hosting backyard barbecues. But did you know it is also the best time to pave an asphalt driveway or parking lot? Summertime offers the perfect conditions for refreshing the parking lot of your business. The warm weather, extended hours of sunlight and high overnight temperatures create the best possible environment for the asphalt to cure quickly. Because of this, May, June, July and August make up the busiest season for asphalt paving contractors in Phoenix, AZ. Many of the best companies will be booked solid for the... View Article


How Sunstar Seal Coating Plans for the Busy Road Construction Season in Phoenix

June 1, 2018 8:59 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

It’s hot—the temperatures have already crept past 100 degrees. But that doesn’t mean you’re safe from road construction. Construction doesn’t stop just because warm weather is here. In fact, summer is prime time for road construction. You’re likely to find yourself trapped by limited lanes as construction workers work to fix pesky potholes and improve road conditions. Many contractors’ schedules are packed solid from May through August. Luckily, the expert seal coating and asphalt paving contractors at Sunstar Seal Coating, Inc. are ready for the surge. Our team draws on our years of experience in the asphalt paving industry to... View Article