Asphalt cracking is a pavement condition that often leads to potholes and road inconsistencies. In addition, it can lead to a significant reduction in the useful life of asphalt pavement, which can possibly increase your property’s maintenance costs. This short post will cover the causes, types and fixes using various asphalt paving methods.
Sealcoating is essential for long-lasting and reliable asphalt pavement. It’s important because it repairs the surface damage and provides a protective layer to keep out damaging ultraviolet (UV) rays, vehicle fluids and water. Sealcoating also protects and extends the life of asphalt pavement. Regular sealcoating is inexpensive and can save you money in the long run. What are the things you should ask or learn about before starting your sealcoating project?
Grading is an essential, especially for driveways and other civil construction projects. Have you ever walked through a rainy parking lot and had to weave your way around all of the puddles? Have you ever had rainwater in your garage because of a strong downpour? If that’s the case, you’ve come upon an area that wasn’t properly graded or pitched. What are the things you should keep in mind about driveway grading?