Are You Accidentally Destroying Your New Driveway?

Posted on: 15 September 2017

After your first smooth drive up your black, sleek new driveway, you'll be happy that you took the time and made the investment. After a few more trips, however, getting used to the new landscape could mean you start behaving in the same old ways. You might start to accidentally destroy your driveway without even noticing. Do any of these things sound familiar? You're Not Cleaning It A few dead leaves or a small oil spill aren't going to ruin a new driveway, right?
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How To Protect Your Asphalt Driveway From Sun Damage

Posted on: 14 September 2017

If you have recently had an asphalt driveway installed on your property, then you may understand that there are a few things that can cause damage to the surface. Extreme amounts of pressure, ice, and the sun can cause damage. You may not know this, but heat can cause damage as well. If you have been experiencing summers in your area with temperatures that reach up into the triple digits, then it may be time to learn how to protect your driveway from heat damage issues.
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How To Prepare Your Asphalt Cracks Before Patching Them

Posted on: 12 September 2017

You might ignore small asphalt cracks when they first appear. But, they longer you leave them alone, the more likely that they will grow and become a bigger headache. That is why it so important to treat and patch small asphalt cracks, even if you aren't immediately worried about how they look. Repairing asphalt cracks is simple work as long as they aren't too big. Your patch will not have much permanence if you don't properly prepare the crack before applying the patch.
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Advantages And Disadvantages Of Tar And Chip Driveways

Posted on: 4 September 2017

Tar and chip is an alternative paving material that is commonly used for residential driveways and other similar paved installations. Tar and chip driveways are made out of a mixture of asphalt and crushed rocks, creating a distinctive paved surface that carries a number of unique characteristics when compared to other types of paved surfaces. Understanding what tar and chip driveways have to offer can help you decide whether or not they are the right fit for your home.
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