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Keeping Your Asphalt-Paved Driveway Looking Like New

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If you are planning on having your gravel driveway covered with blacktop in the near future, you will soon be enjoying the smooth surface and increased curb appeal it gives to your property. Once the driveway has a coating of asphalt installed, there are some steps you will need to take to maintain it so continues to offer the benefits it is known for. Here are some tips you can use to make sure your asphalt driveway lasts for years to come. Read More»

Concrete Pavers Looking Worn Out? 2 Ways To Bring Them Back To Life Again

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Concrete pavers look great when they are first laid and stay that way for a long period of time. They will start to look worn down, however, if they have been there for a long time. This is generally due to the weather. If the concrete is porous, water absorbs into it and you could have mold buildup. Fortunately, there are some things you can do to bring your concrete pavers back to life again, two of which are listed below. Read More»

Choosing Paint For Parking Lot Striping

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When you are choosing a paint for parking-lot striping, you need to consider the options that you have to contend with. Temperature, humidity, wind, and barometric pressure can all have an effect on how the paint dries. Traffic, presence of a sealant on the asphalt, and other factors can also effect the performance of a paint. For best results, you need to to take all of these factors into consideration when choosing your paint. Read More»

Driving Safely On Pavement

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Driving on wet, snowy, or icy pavement is a challenge for even the most experienced driver. Modern vehicles have built-in features that help you maintain your proper position on the road, but you can still be subject to scary slips and slides on weather-affected roads. Fortunately, you can learn several driving maneuvers that help keep you safe while driving in inclement weather. Rain Rain can make roads hazardous during any time of the year, but spring rains can be particularly problematic due to their frequency and their output. Read More»

How To Resurface Asphalt

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Asphalt can crack and get gouged over the years from shifting soil, growing branches and normal auto traffic. You will often see asphalt that is patched with ugly crack filler. Fixing asphalt with crack filler is a temporary solution and it does not look nice. It is much better to resurface a whole area, instead of just covering the cracks. Even resurfacing an area as big as a two-car garage driveway is possible if you have the right tools. Read More»