Categories for Asphalt Maintenance

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 Is Alligator Asphalt Cracking?

August 31, 2023

Alligator asphalt cracking, also known as fatigue cracking or crocodile cracking, is a common pavement distress that occurs in asphalt surfaces. It is characterized by a series of interconnected cracks that resemble the skin of an alligator or crocodile, hence the name. This type of cracking is not only unsightly but also poses significant risks to the integrity and longevity of the pavement. Understanding the causes and prevention methods can help you address alligator asphalt cracking and ensure the durability of your pavement. What Causes Alligator Asphalt Cracking? Alligator asphalt cracking is primarily caused by the repeated traffic loads on... View Article

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