Your asphalt parking lot takes a lot of abuse. It is subjected to cars constantly driving on it, people walking on it, and a variety of weather elements and temperature extremes. If you have an asphalt parking lot, you may wonder what things can cause damage to your asphalt parking lot and how you can prevent this type of damage. Here are three things that can be damaging to your parking lot and what actions you can take to prevent these elements from damaging your asphalt surface.
4 December 2018
When sidewalks and walkways become broken, messy eyesores, you know that they need to be redone. Safety on these sidewalks and walkways to your front door could be an issue for anyone walking by or walking up to your house. The last thing you want and/or need is for someone to get hurt and then sue you, but how much of this concrete mess is your responsibility? When you hire a paving contractor, you should already know how much of this project is your responsibility and how much of it belongs to the city.
29 May 2018
As you head toward a new driveway installation, have you decided what exactly you are going to do with it? Modern driveway options are not just simple concrete or asphalt-topped concrete anymore. You have quite a few options beyond that. Plain Concrete Plain old gray concrete; it is basic, it is functional, and it is quick and easy to install. It can also be quite boring by comparison next to some of your other options.
2 February 2018
Taking care of your asphalt driveway can keep it lasting a long time and will also maintain your home's exterior appearance. Natural weathering to your asphalt can begin to cause damage as soon as it is installed. Here are some tips to help you repair and prevent two of the most common types of asphalt damage. Vehicle Fluid Damage Your asphalt driveway can easily become exposed to fluids from vehicles and power tools, such as gasoline, diesel fuel, and also transmission and brake fluids.
18 July 2017
Concrete driveways provide a luxurious and durable aesthetic to the front of your home, but like all outdoor installations, are susceptible to damage due to excessive weather, water, and elemental exposure. In addition, your driveway also takes all of the abuse that your cars and vehicles subject it to. Thankfully, you can do a few things to maintain both the appearance and the structural integrity of your driveway. Clean Spills Quickly
23 February 2017
If you're the owner of a small business, you likely have a lot on your plate. Maintaining the building, along with all of the duties that accompany heading a company can truly take up a great deal of time. However, one area that you may have neglected is right outside of your front door: Your parking lot. Although you likely see the lot each and every day, you may not have considered having the parking lot re-paved.
30 November 2016
Does your asphalt driveway look unappealing but you don't want to get it reconstructed? As long as the pavement isn't too severely damaged, it is likely possible for a contractor to make repairs to bring it back to a satisfactory condition. There is also a way to prevent other damages from occurring too soon after the repairs have been made. Here are a few of the important things that you might want to know in regards to a damaged asphalt driveway.
17 November 2016