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Are Pavers Better Than Concrete For A Driveway?

July 3, 2023

Are Pavers Better Than Concrete For A Driveway? When it comes to driveway materials, there are many options available to homeowners. Two of the most popular choices are pavers and concrete. But which is better? While both have their advantages, pavers offer several benefits that make them a better choice than concrete for a driveway. Appearance Pavers offer a wide range of design options, making them a great choice for homeowners who want to customize the look of their driveway. They are available in a variety of colors, shapes, and sizes, giving you the flexibility to create a unique and... 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

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

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