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What Questions Should A HOA Ask An Asphalt Contractor To Repave A Neighborhood?

October 31, 2023

When it comes to repaving a neighborhood, the homeowners association (HOA) has an important responsibility to ensure that the project is carried out smoothly and efficiently. One of the key factors in the success of any asphalt paving project is the choice of the contractor. It is crucial for the HOA to ask the right questions to evaluate the asphalt contractor before making a decision. Here are some important questions that the HOA should consider asking the potential asphalt contractor: 1. How much experience do you have in repaving residential neighborhoods? The experience of the asphalt contractor in similar projects... View Article

What Are The Materials Used For Paver Installation?

April 20, 2023

  What Are The Materials Used For Paver Installation? If you want to build a paver patio, walkway, driveway or retaining wall, you’ll need to select the proper base material. Sub-Base When laying pavers, it’s vital to use the right materials. Often, this means using a sub-base material. The right sub-base can make a huge difference to how long your pavers will last, how smooth they’ll be and whether they’ll settle unevenly over time. It also helps prevent water drainage issues, which could lead to a poor-looking driveway or patio. A good sub-base material should be compacted well, and have a... View Article

Are There Different Types Of Asphalt Mix?

March 22, 2023

Are There Different Types Of Asphalt Mix? When working with asphalt, it is important to know the different types of mix available. Each has their own set of benefits and advantages, so it is vital to know which one would work the best for your needs. What Are The Benefits Of Using Asphalt? Asphalt is a common type of road and parking lot surface that’s widely used across the country. The material can withstand strong winds and flooding, which makes it the perfect choice for many areas. It’s also weather-resistant, allowing it to melt snow and ice faster than concrete and other... View Article

What Can I Do To Protect My Asphalt Driveway In The Winter? 

February 20, 2023

The winter can be a challenging time for asphalt. When ice and snow begin to melt, it creates pooling water on asphalt surfaces. These puddles compromise the integrity of your asphalt surface. They also cause other issues that could be dangerous for you and your family.  Pooling Water  Pooling water can cause serious damage to your asphalt driveway or parking lot. This is especially true when ice and snow begin to melt. During these times, water will expand as it freezes and thaws. This can break down the surface of your asphalt, causing it to crumble. In addition, water can... View Article

Asphalt Driveway Sealers

January 23, 2023

Your asphalt driveway is exposed to a lot of hazards. This includes hazards such as the weather and common usage hazards such as normal wear and tear due to vehicles driving across it every day. No matter how safe you are, your driveway is going to be exposed to dangers. To keep your driveway in good condition and lasting for many years, you’ll want to apply a sealer. A sealer protects your driveway by blocking the damage common hazards can cause. This helps prevent issues such as chipping and cracks. There are two types of sealers to choose from: oil-based driveway... View Article

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