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Tips for Caring for Your New Asphalt Driveway or Parking Lot

You have completed the work and put in a new asphalt driveway. The next step is to make sure to care for it properly. The first thing to be aware of is that it will take at least six months and up to 12 months for the asphalt to harden and cure. During this time, […]

By |October 31st, 2018|0 Comments

Avoid Winter Damage to Your Asphalt Driveway or Parking Lot with these Great Tips

Asphalt takes a beating from the summer heat, but the winter period can do a lot of damage as well. During the fall period, everyone who has paved surfaces should start preparing to get these areas through the cold months of winter. Winter damage can be costly, and any flaws that you ignore during the […]

By |October 31st, 2018|0 Comments

Get Your Asphalt Parking Lot Ready for Winter with these Maintenance Tips

In the months before the winter season starts, everyone should take steps to safeguard different sections of their property. Asphalt surfaces are sometimes ignored, as some people take it for granted that this tough material can take a beating. Winter weather can be especially harsh however, and it can lead to damage and unexpected repair […]

By |October 1st, 2018|0 Comments

Colder Weather is Just around the Corner – is Your Asphalt Ready?

Have you ever noticed how roads seem to be in worse shape after winter? The same thing can happen to your asphalt surfaces if you don’t take the right steps early. Many property owners protect their paved areas by clearing snow regularly during winter, but real protection comes from getting ready before cold weather hits. […]

By |October 1st, 2018|0 Comments

Knowing when an Asphalt Driveway or Parking Lot Needs Sealcoating

Applying sealcoating to asphaltic surface is an important part of maintenance and care for driveways and parking lots. The rule of thumb is that within six to 12 months after asphalt is applied, sealcoating can be applied as a protective cover. This wait allows the asphalt to cure, and oils and excess moisture would have […]

By |August 27th, 2018|0 Comments

How to Prepare Asphalt Pavement and Driveways for Changing Seasons

Asphalt driveways and parking lot take a beating not just from the vehicles that use them but also from constantly changing weather conditions. These factors take a toll on any paved surface, despite the quality of the installation. Every property owner should make caring for paved areas part of their overall property maintenance. Here are […]

By |August 27th, 2018|0 Comments

Paving a New Parking Lot? Weigh the Pros and Cons of Asphalt vs. Concrete

When you planning to pave a parking lot, two primary concerns will arise; the initial cost and the value you can expect over the long term. One decision that wall play a role is whether to use asphalt or concrete to pave the surface. They are both strong, and have advantages and disadvantages, so making […]

By |July 30th, 2018|0 Comments

Are You Making these Common Asphalt Striping Mistakes?

A parking lot should only be durable and well paved; it should also be clearly marked. This manages the flow of traffic and plays a role in the safety of persons using the area. This is something that property owners often choose to do on their own. Unfortunately, this means that occasionally a few mistakes […]

By |July 30th, 2018|0 Comments

Summer is Coming – Protect Your Pavement from Damaging UV Rays

The sun can play havoc on your asphalt pavement. Asphalt suffers similar damage just like how the skin is damaged by prolonging exposure to UVA and UVB rays.  There are numbers of ways to protect asphalt, but the first thing is properly done asphalt mixture. If the quality of the asphalt is good, then the […]

By |May 21st, 2018|0 Comments

Avoid Three Primary Pitfalls with Your Asphalt Parking Lot

Maintaining an asphalt parking lot is important to prevent deterioration. One way to maintain a n asphalt parking lot or pavement is to get it sealcoated. Sealcoating will protect asphalt from water damage or damage from other types of fluids. The material used fills up the pores of the asphalt and so prevents any other […]

By |May 21st, 2018|0 Comments