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12 Steps to Perfect Paving

May 13, 2019 8:56 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

It might not look like it, but asphalt paving is quite the science—especially if you want the job done right. This post from an experienced asphalt contractor in Lufkin, TX will cover the 12 steps it takes to complete a perfect paving project: Heat the screed: If the screed isn’t properly heated, asphalt will stick to it after contact is made. Keep in mind, however, that too much heat can warp the screed plates, so don’t heat the screed for more than 20 minutes. Center the tow points: With the screed in the “up” position, center both of the tow... View Article

Driveway Repair: Patching, Resurfacing and Replacing

May 10, 2019 1:56 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Your driveway is the entrance to your home or business and the first thing visitors see upon entering your property. You want to make a good impression, but one thing that definitely doesn’t is a cracked or crumbling driveway. If your driveway is relatively new and the damage is minor, you may not want to replace or completely resurface it in its entirety and instead opt to repair the cracks. However, no matter if your driveway is concrete, asphalt or brick, if the problems reach the foundation, repairs may be more difficult. Before contacting a driveway paving service in Lufkin,... View Article

The Benefits of Asphalt Pavement for Recreational Surfaces

March 27, 2019 10:15 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Asphalt is a great choice for various types of recreational surfaces, including outdoor basketball courts, tennis courts and much more. High-quality asphalt installations will last for years and provide you with a variety of benefits for recreational purposes, especially for properties like schools or daycare center where there is a need for large outdoor recreational areas. Here are just a few examples of the benefits of hard surfaces for your recreational spaces, courtesy of an asphalt contractor in Lufkin, TX: Low maintenance: Compared to other types of playing surfaces for tennis courts and basketball courts, asphalt is very low maintenance.... View Article

How to Avoid Pavement Deterioration

October 2, 2018 3:27 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

A properly installed asphalt surface can last for decades in the right circumstances, so long as you keep up with routine maintenance. While you’re never going to be able to prevent all forms of pavement deterioration, you can certainly be proactive about finding issues and correcting them as they arise. Therefore, it’s very important for you to know the factors that lead to pavement deterioration so you can also know the best way to prevent it from occurring. Here are a few examples of some of those issues and tips from an asphalt contractor in Lufkin, TX that you can... View Article

Helpful Maintenance Tips for Asphalt

September 18, 2018 3:27 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

While resurfacing your parking lot or driveway is sometimes a necessary task, it’s not one you should have to rely on to keep your asphalt in good condition. After all, this is a significant expense, and not one you’re likely to have budgeted for. Therefore, to avoid having to fully resurface your pavement, we encourage you to be as proactive as possible with your asphalt maintenance. Keep your pavement in good condition and avoid issues that could result in faster deterioration. Here are just a few tips from an asphalt contractor in Lufkin, TX that will help you achieve better... View Article