Categories for Asphalt Repair

What Are Some Causes for Potholes on Asphalt Streets?

November 7, 2023

Potholes are a common and frustrating issue on asphalt streets that can cause damage to vehicles and pose a safety risk to pedestrians. Understanding the causes of potholes is crucial for effectively addressing this problem. In this blog post, we will explore some common causes for the formation of potholes on asphalt streets and discuss potential solutions. 1. Freeze-Thaw Cycle: One of the main causes of potholes is the freeze-thaw cycle. During the winter months, when the temperature fluctuates above and below freezing, water can seep into cracks and small imperfections in the asphalt. When the water freezes, it expands,... View Article

Can Applying New Asphalt on Old Asphalt be Bad for a Driveway?

October 31, 2023

When it comes to repairing or resurfacing a driveway, one common question that homeowners have is whether it is advisable to apply new asphalt on top of old asphalt. While overlaying can be a cost-effective and time-saving solution, it is essential to consider the long-term impact on the driveway’s durability and longevity. In this blog post, we will explore the potential issues that may arise from overlaying new asphalt on old asphalt and provide insights to help homeowners make informed decisions. Understanding the Potential Issues: 1. Increased Thickness and Unevenness: Applying a new layer of asphalt on top of old... View Article

What Are The Benefits Of Permaflex?

August 28, 2023

PermaFlex is a one-of-a-kind overlay system that is widely used as a base for a new surface course when repairing existing asphalt. It is composed of a mixture of aggregate and liquid asphalt bonding agents, which are expertly blended to fill existing cracks. The PermaFlex system offers a range of benefits that make it a popular choice for repairing and rejuvenating deteriorating asphalt surfaces. In this blog post, we will explore the benefits of PermaFlex and why it is a preferred solution in the world of asphalt repair. 1. Increased Durability and Longevity One of the primary benefits of using... View Article

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