Asphalt driveways are a very common type of driveway, thanks to their high durability and relative affordability. However, because they are constantly exposed to the elements, they can begin to crack and break down over time. This can be prevented through regular sealing, which adds a protective layer over the top of the driveway to keep out moisture and prevent cracks from happening. Thankfully, you can seal your asphalt driveway yourself with the right tools and knowledge to keep your driveway looking fresh and new.
18 May 2016
Now that your preschool has found money in the budget to install a new asphalt parking lot for the staff and parents to use, it is important to protect your school's large investment in any way that you can. Here are some of the most important things you can do to protect the new asphalt surface: Ask Delivery Drivers and Those with Heavy Vehicles to Avoid Driving on the Asphalt
17 May 2016
If you have a concrete driveway, filling in the small cracks is one of the maintenance tasks you need to complete this spring to keep your driveway in good shape this year. Search For Cracks First, you need to go and walk over your driveway, looking for any cracks that need to be filled. You may want to mark all the cracks you find so it is easier to find them again.
17 May 2016
If you have a small asphalt walkway for your home and it is uneven, it not only looks bad, but it is also a trip hazard for you and your family. In many cases, the walkway is uneven because the base underneath it is uneven. Replacing the walkway is likely the best thing to do. When you finish, you can decorate it to make it look unique. Replace the Walkway
17 May 2016
In the world of concrete repair services, you will find that there are small jobs and large jobs. Small jobs include filling concrete cracks and replacing small sections of smashed concrete. There are several different kinds of concrete crack fillers, and each one does something a little different. Here are some descriptions of some concrete crack fillers, what they do, and when to use each kind of crack filler to repair your driveway or sidewalk.
17 May 2016
Your asphalt pavement or driveway is quite resilient. Asphalt is meant to be an inexpensive alternative to other forms of pavement without sacrificing a great deal of structural integrity. But, like all things related to your home, if left uncared for, or you run into bad circumstances, it can become damaged. Throughout the course of this brief article, you will learn of just a few reasons why your asphalt might be cracking, as well some helpful hints on how to correct this issue.
16 May 2016
One of the problems associated with an asphalt driveway is it ages is cracking. Cracks develop due to deterioration from UV exposure, temperature extremes, the weight of your car, and shifting of the soil base. Cracks detract from the appearance of your driveway, and they also speed up its deterioration. That's because rain seeps through the cracks, and when water gets under the asphalt, the cracks get bigger, the asphalt crumbles, and potholes appear.
15 May 2016
Patches of tiny cracks on a driveway are often called "alligator cracks" because they cause the driveway to take on a textured, pebbled appearance, similar to that of alligator skin. Understanding what causes alligator cracks and what you can do about this problem can help you take care of your driveway and keep it performing at its best for years to come. What does it mean when your driveway gets covered in patches of tiny cracks?
7 February 2016
If you have asphalt walkways on your business property grounds, you will want to take necessary steps in maintaining them so customers are less at risk of an injury while utilizing them. Asphalt is a rather durable surface, but it will still require sporadic repair work to keep it in the best of shape. Here are some instructions you can follow when maintaining and repairing the asphalt paving of your walkways so they can continue to be used without incident.
4 February 2016
Hydroseeding can transform a sickly, brown yard into a beautiful green one. During this process, your yard is sprayed with a mix of seeds, water and mulch so that your lawn can grow in a healthy way. However, spraying is only the first step. You have to make sure you don't inadvertently do things that could cause problems for the growth process. Here are some things you can do to help your yard after it has been hydroseeded.
12 January 2016