With the cold weather arriving, it is time to begin preparing your yard and home's exterior for winter and the cold and icy weather to follow over the next few months. Winter weather can be harsh on your asphalt pavement in the damage ice and snow can cause to an unprotected pavement. Here are some tips to help you prepare your asphalt for winter. Clean and Prepare the Asphalt To prepare your asphalt for completing repairs, you will need to clean its surface of any vehicle fluids and debris that have collected over the summer and fall.
20 November 2017
When you are planning to put in a driveway, you really only have a few choices. You can install a concrete, asphalt, or gravel driveway. Gravel is a good temporary solution, but over time the gravel can become a hassle. Concrete and asphalt are the two best choices that you will have, and each of the options have pro's and con's. This article is going to focus on asphalt and why it is one of the most commonly used materials for paving driveways, parking lots, and even highways.
18 June 2017
Whether you want to install a small pathway that leads to a pool or other area in your backyard or you're just looking for something to line your patio – stone paving can meet this need. Here are just some of the other benefits you can expect: Creates A More Natural Look When it comes to the beauty of nature, it's the natural colors and elements that make it a beautiful sight to see.
4 June 2017
Keeping up with the maintenance of your home also includes keeping your driveway in top condition. When you have an asphalt driveway, there are going to be different things that you need to do in order to preserve its condition. To help you do just that, so you won't have to worry about completely replacing your driveway any time in the near future, you will want to take a look at the following tips.
21 May 2017
If you own commercial property that has a large asphalt parking lot, then it's important for you to understand the steps you can take to extend its useful life. Asphalt parking lots that are regularly maintained will last many more years than those that are installed and then ignored. Since you care about how your commercial parking lot looks and want it to last for at least a couple of decades, make sure you do each of the following:
10 May 2017
When it comes to paving your driveway, you're likely trying to decide between two main materials. You can have it done with asphalt, or you can have it done with concrete. Each of these materials is a great option and they both have a lot of really good qualities. This article is going to focus on asphalt and why it can be a great choice, so read on if you still need help choosing a paving material.
26 April 2017
Asphalt is a cheap and easy install for driveways, making it very popular among homeowners and businesses alike. With proper care, your asphalt driveway should last you for many years. Temperature changes, ample use, and even how the drive was originally installed can all have an impact on how long this area of your property looks beautiful. If you have cracks, dips, stains, or other issues with your asphalt, here are 3 things you can do to make it look great again.
13 April 2017
When you own a private construction business, there will be many pieces of equipment that you will need to store. If you need to store them at your home, it is important to have a designated place to store them. You may want to consider having an area of your yard paved so that you can easily get the equipment on and off of a trailer as needed, regardless of the weather conditions outside.
4 April 2017
Are you planning on building a new home on land that has not been cleared? If so, you may have been told that you will need to have site work performed. The average person does not fully understand what site work involves. It is worth taking a moment to understand it since it is an important part of building your new home. What is site work? This is the initial phase of constructing your home.
28 March 2017
A lack of planning could lead to a poorly constructed driveway. If you are tackling your driveway yourself, it is important that you understand the biggest no-nos that could lead to a disaster. Before starting the project, take some time to consider how you can avoid these common mistakes. Under- or Overestimating the Space One of the most common mistakes that DIYers make with their driveways is failing to accurately determine how much space is needed for the project.
21 March 2017