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Asphalt Repair Timeline

October 1, 2021 6:29 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Investing in asphalt repair can make a huge difference when it comes to how a property looks, how safe it is and whether it is compliant with local regulations. However, planning asphalt repair can be a difficult process for property owners. One of the most challenging things about planning asphalt repair is that property owners often don’t know how often asphalt needs to be repaired or how long you can expect asphalt to last. The good news is that there are some general timelines that can make it easier for property owners to plan asphalt maintenance, care and repair. Let’s... View Article

Concrete Driveway Lifespan and Care Tips

September 17, 2021 5:39 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Many homeowners ask themselves, “How long does a concrete driveway last?” Generally, a concrete driveway installed by professionals typically lasts between 25 and 30 years. Expert installation is important, and the longevity of your driveway depends on it, but you also need to take into account the amount of use it receives and how proactive you are at maintaining it. With proper care and maintenance, some driveways can last well beyond two or three decades. Read on to learn how to care for your concrete driveway. Maintenance from the pros There are some maintenance steps that are a smart investment... View Article

What to Know About Driveway Demolition

September 3, 2021 5:39 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Is your driveway looking the worse for wear? Sun, rain, snow, ice and even the weight of cars and heavy equipment can take a toll on the appearance and function of your driveway. There are two ways to go about fixing cracks, settling and other issues you may be having with your driveway: replacement or repairs. Read on to learn more about how to choose between these two options and how driveway demolition works if full replacement is required. Which approach is best for a damaged driveway? How do you know when to replace your driveway or to invest in... View Article

When to Sealcoat Your Parking Lot

August 11, 2021 10:40 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Sealcoating is one of the best ways to protect any asphalt parking or driveway from deterioration and damage. From enduring cold climates to protecting against the sun’s harmful UV rays, sealcoating is a leading method of extending the life of any asphalt surface, as it acts as a barrier against inclement weather and other hazards. Let’s look at when it’s best to do parking lot sealcoating. Parking lot condition It’s immediately clear when you roll into a business that it has a new parking lot. The asphalt is a rich black color and very smooth. The difference between this and... View Article

How to Remove Asphalt Oil Stains

July 28, 2021 10:40 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

If you leave oil stains untreated, you’re liable to cause the asphalt to deteriorate further. Asphalt is made of sand and aggregates that are bound together by asphalt pavement. Oil dissolves this and results in unraveling, which may cause the asphalt pavement to become soft. That’s why it’s best to treat asphalt oil stains as quickly as possible. Leaving oil stains alone for an extended period means the oil will become saturated into the asphalt. Read on to find out about oil stain removal. Cat litter Before using any of the DIY methods described here, remember to thoroughly clean the... View Article