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You're So Smooth: A Paving Blog

Once you have a paved driveway, you'll wonder how you ever got by without one. Pavement is so much easier to sweep in the summer and to shovel in the winter. It does not require a lot of maintenance, and it won't leave debris in your yard like a gravel driveway. Most people hire professionals to install pavement in their yard, but you should still know the basics. On this website, you will find information about choosing a paving contractor, designing a driveway, and applying sealant to your pavement. You'll also learn about common terms that paving contractors use when discussing projects.


Thinking of Asphalt Sealing? Here Is Why You Need It

Asphalt sealing is a critical process that helps protect and extend the useful life of your pavements and driveways.  Some people only think of this process after they notice cracked or damaged driveways. But when dealing with a professional paving company, you can expect advice on the importance of including this step. Sealing creates a firm and resistant driveway. It protects it from rain, snow, and sun rays. So if you are still deliberating on this move, maybe due to some uncertainties, you should know that this is a good decision with many benefits. Read More 

Asphalt Driveway Preparation Recommendations For Your Upcoming Profesisonal Installation

New pavement for a driveway on your property is going to provide your home with added convenience and quality improvement to its value. Whether the driveway is immediately in front of your home or is a long private driveway that connects your home to the nearest city road, you want to make sure it is installed with a correct foundation and soil preparation. Here are some preparation recommendations for a solid and well-built asphalt paved driveway on your property. Read More 

4 Practices That Prolong The Life Of Your New Asphalt Parking Lot

Once you have your new asphalt parking lot installed, talk to a contractor about steps you should take to maintain the asphalt. With proper care, your lot can last for many years before it needs major repairs. You might even establish a maintenance schedule with the asphalt paving contractor to ensure you don't go too long before having your parking lot checked and serviced. Here are four practices that keep your parking lot maintained well. Read More 

Four Facts Your Paving Contractors Didn’t Tell You About Asphalt

If you are using asphalt for your construction needs, then you are more than likely aware of the benefits of using this material. There are a few things, however, that you might not have known about the materials you are investing in when you use asphalt paving contractors. Here are a few interesting facts your paving contractors probably didn't tell you. It Is Naturally Occurring That's right, asphalt is a naturally occurring substance. Read More 

3 Problems You Could Encounter With Your Paved Driveway

An asphalt driveway offers an affordable way to access your property. Many homeowners invest in asphalt driveways because installation costs are low, the driveway can be completed quickly. and asphalt can be a durable material. Proper maintenance can extend the life of your driveway, so you need to know what to look for as you evaluate the condition of your driveway in the future. 1. Poor Drainage Water has the potential to destroy the asphalt that makes up your driveway. Read More