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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

What Are Some Changes In The Asphalt Industry?

February 13, 2023

As an industry, we have found ways to reduce our carbon footprint by increasing the use of reclaimed asphalt pavements (RAP). However, over the next 10 years, the industry will need to find ways to increase recycled content in our mix designs. This means reducing the amount of waste plastic and other materials that go into our mixtures. Also, the energy needed to dry and heat these mixtures will need to be significantly reduced. Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement (RAP) As roadways age, they need resurfacing or replacement to keep them functional and safe. Historically, the asphalt and aggregates on the old... View Article

How Do I Know What Asphalt Stabilization Is Best?

June 23, 2022

Asphalt stabilization is essential in maintaining a smooth, even surface on your property. Over time, weathering, traffic, and other factors can cause the asphalt to become cracked, potholed, or otherwise uneven. Asphalt stabilization repairs these surface imperfections and returns the pavement to its original condition. Methods of Asphalt Stabilization There are several methods of asphalt repairs and stabilization, each with its advantages and disadvantages. The best method for your property will depend on several factors, including the type and extent of damage, the location of the pavement, and your budget. Milling stabilization Milling is a process in which the top layer of... View Article

What Are the Different Ways To Treat an Asphalt Driveway?

June 16, 2022

An asphalt driveway can be treated in several ways. The most common way to treat an asphalt driveway is to have it paved by a professional paving company. Treating an asphalt driveway includes seal-coating, resurfacing, and crack filling. Blacktop (also known as asphalt) driveways are very popular among homeowners because they are durable and require little maintenance. What To Consider During the Hiring Process A professional paving company can perform asphalt paving services, or the homeowner can do it themselves. Before hiring a professional to pave your driveway, there are a few things to consider. The first thing to consider... View Article

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