4 Reasons To Have Sealcoating Applied To Your Parking Lot On A Regular Basis
23 August 2017
Putting in an asphalt parking lot is a major investment for your company so you want the lot to last as long as possible. To do that, you should have a sealcoat applied every few years. Paying for sealcoating saves money over the years because it slows down the aging of your lot and helps prevent the need for major repairs. Here is a look at the benefits of sealcoating your parking lot.
How To Use Cold Patch Pavement Mix In The Winter
25 November 2014
Winter can be hard on asphalt pavement. Melting snow and rain gets into cracks where it freezes and expands causing the cracks to get even bigger. Water can also get under the asphalt and drain away the ground underneath the pavement – this leads to the fracturing of the asphalt and the creation of pot holes. Winter temperatures are typically too cold in many regions to pour a hot pavement mix – outside temperature should be at least 50 degrees Fahrenheit for the paving mix to bond well with the existing asphalt pavement, but you can temporarily repair potholes and large cracks with a cold patch pavement mix.