Categories for Asphalt Driveway

Why Is Warm Weather A Better Time To Have A New Driveway?

May 1, 2024

As the temperatures rise and the sun shines bright, many homeowners start thinking about home improvement projects. One project that often gets overlooked but is best done in warmer weather is getting a new driveway. Whether you are considering replacing an old, cracked driveway or looking to upgrade your property’s curb appeal, installing a new asphalt driveway during the hot weather brings many benefits. In this blog, we will explore why hot weather is the perfect time to have a new driveway and how it can benefit you in the long run. The Benefits of Hot Mix Asphalt for Your... 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

Does The Concrete Need to Be Removed Before Laying Out An Asphalt Driveway?

January 1, 2024

When considering laying out a new driveway or replacing an existing one, many homeowners wonder if they need to remove the existing concrete before installing an asphalt driveway. While removing the concrete may seem like a logical step, it is not always necessary. In fact, in some cases, leaving the concrete in place can actually be beneficial. This blog will explore the factors to consider when deciding whether or not to remove the concrete before laying out an asphalt driveway. Condition of the Existing Concrete The first thing to consider is the condition of the existing concrete. If the concrete... View Article

How Can I Increase The Lifespan Of My New Asphalt Driveway?

October 24, 2023

Having a new asphalt driveway adds both beauty and value to your property. However, the lifespan of your driveway depends on several factors, including the freeze/thaw cycles and the type of soil underneath the base stone. In regions where the freeze/thaw cycle is not as much of a concern, the life expectancy of your driveway can be considerably longer. In this blog post, we will explore some key strategies to increase the lifespan of your new asphalt driveway. 1. Proper Installation First and foremost, ensure that your asphalt driveway is installed correctly. This means hiring a professional and reputable paving... View Article

What Are Some Common Mistakes People Do To A New Asphalt Driveway?

August 7, 2023

What Are Some Common Mistakes People Do To A New Asphalt Driveway? Installing a new asphalt driveway can be a significant investment for your property. It not only enhances the curb appeal but also provides a durable and long-lasting surface for vehicles. However, to ensure the longevity and performance of your new asphalt driveway, it’s essential to avoid common mistakes that can cause damage or premature deterioration. In this blog post, we will discuss some of the common mistakes people make with a new asphalt driveway and how to avoid them. 1. Not Allowing Proper Curing Time One of the... View Article

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