Categories for Paving Services

Five Things to Know Before Choosing an Asphalt Paving Contractor

December 7, 2021

Getting ready to install a new driveway on your property? Or do you need to restore the function and appearance of the parking lot at your commercial space? Many variables affect the price of an asphalt paving project, and choosing the lowest bid often isn’t the best idea. Here are five important things to consider as you begin the process of choosing the right asphalt paving contractor for your project. Make sure the company is insured When a contractor quotes a price that’s incredibly low, you should always proceed with caution—they may offer low rates because they don’t carry insurance.... View Article

Benefits of Asphalt Milling and Resurfacing

November 30, 2021

Dealing with pavement that’s starting to unravel from the top down? Noticing surface cracks in your driveway that allow water to enter? Driveway resurfacing through the process of asphalt milling is the solution. Asphalt milling is a type of road resurfacing involving a large-capacity grinder that removes the top layers of pavement prior to resurface or overlay. It’s a cost-effective way to restore the surface of roads and driveways without complete replacement. Here are some of the primary benefits of the asphalt milling process. Better surface Whether you’re resurfacing a road or driveway, using the asphalt milling process restores pavement... View Article

Four Reasons to Consider Asphalt Millings Over Gravel

November 5, 2021

Gravel is a useful material in asphalt paving projects. It’s been used in many applications for a variety of different types of tasks. However, using asphalt millings instead of gravel for asphalt driveway resurfacing or other projects would be a wise choice. During asphalt driveway resurfacing, sometimes the top layer of asphalt is skimmed off. This prevents the surface from becoming too tall from repeated resurfacings. Instead of discarding the spare asphalt that’s been removed, it can be ground up by an asphalt milling machine and used again for other asphalt paving projects. Here are four reasons why you should... View Article

What Are the Best Paving Materials for Your Driveway or Parking Lot?

November 1, 2021

Whether you’re paving a driveway or parking lot, you need a material that’s going to last. You also want it to look nice. When it comes to parking lot paving, you’re a bit limited in the choice of materials you can use, but when it comes to paving residential driveways, you have several more options. There are numerous benefits to installing each type of material in both driveway and parking lot paving applications. This article will cover some of those options and provide information about each one. Asphalt A tried-and-true material that can be used successfully for both driveway and... View Article

Here’s How Water Is an Enemy to Asphalt Paving

October 8, 2021

Water is an essential resource. It’s crucial to everyday life. But when it comes to your driveway, water can be the enemy. Rather than act as a helpful resource, it can destroy. It’s important to understand this relationship between water and driveway resurfacing to prevent damage and extend the life of your driveway. Driveway heaving When water penetrates the base and subgrade of your driveway, heaving can occur. This typically happens as the seasons change from winter to spring. During the winter, the water has seeped beneath the surface, where it then freezes. As it freezes, it expands. The ice... View Article

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