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Why It’s Important To Repair A Catch Basin Before Completing Asphalt Repaving

April 1, 2024

Catch basins are an essential component of any drainage system, helping to collect and divert water away from roads, parking lots, and other paved surfaces. Over time, catch basins can become damaged or clogged, causing water to pool on the surface and increasing the risk of damage to the pavement. When planning to repave an asphalt surface, it is important to inspect and repair any catch basins in the area before completing the repaving work. In this blog post, we will discuss the importance of repairing catch basins before completing asphalt repaving and the potential consequences of neglecting this crucial... View Article

Should A Parking Lot Be Milled Before New Asphalt Is Applied?

March 25, 2024

When it comes to repaving a parking lot, one common question that arises is whether the existing surface should be milled before applying new asphalt. Milling, which involves removing a layer of the existing pavement, can offer several benefits when done before repaving. In this blog, we will discuss the advantages of milling a parking lot before applying new asphalt and why it may be a crucial step in ensuring a durable and long-lasting parking lot surface. What is Milling? Milling is a process that involves removing a layer of the existing pavement surface to create a smooth and even... View Article

Why Does My Asphalt Parking Lot Have Pot Holes?

March 4, 2024

Asphalt parking lots are a common feature of commercial and residential properties, providing a durable and cost-effective solution for parking needs. However, over time, many asphalt parking lots develop potholes, which can be unsightly, dangerous, and costly to repair. Understanding the reasons behind why asphalt parking lots develop potholes can help property owners take preventive measures and address issues before they become more significant problems. Weather and Climate Conditions One of the primary reasons why asphalt parking lots develop potholes is the impact of weather and climate conditions. In regions with extreme temperature fluctuations, such as Florida, the constant expansion... View Article

When Is The Best Time To Apply Oil Based Sealcoating On A Parking Lot?

February 26, 2024

When it comes to maintaining a parking lot, applying sealcoating is an essential step to protect the asphalt surface from damage caused by water, sunlight, and heavy traffic. One of the key decisions that needs to be made when planning to sealcoat a parking lot is whether to use oil-based or water-based sealcoating. In this blog post, we will focus specifically on oil-based sealcoating and discuss the best time to apply it for optimal results. Understanding Oil-Based Sealcoating Oil-based sealcoating is a popular choice for parking lot maintenance due to its durability and ability to provide a long-lasting protective layer... View Article

What Are Some Signs I Might Need To Replace My Asphalt Driveway?

January 31, 2024

Having a well-maintained driveway is not only functional, but it also enhances the curb appeal of your property. Over time, however, your asphalt driveway may deteriorate due to weather conditions, heavy traffic, or improper installation. Knowing when to replace your asphalt driveway is crucial to prevent further damage and costly repairs. Here are some signs that indicate it may be time to replace your asphalt driveway. 1. Cracks and Potholes: One of the most common signs that your asphalt driveway needs replacement is the presence of cracks and potholes. While minor cracks can be repaired, an excessive number of large... View Article

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