Monthly Archives: October 2019

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Winter Conditions and Their Affect on Asphalt

October 30th, 2019|Asphalt|

Freezing, wet weather can have a dramatic impact on asphalt driveways, roads, parking lots, and other surfaces. Without proper planning and maintenance, your asphalt can easily fall victim to Canada‚Äôs winters, dramatically shortening its useful life. Fortunately, understanding how winter weather can affect asphalt, and making a proactive plan ahead of time, can help to ensure that your asphalt survives even our most challenging winter conditions. Here is what you need to know. […]

Why Should I Pave My Gravel Driveway?

October 24th, 2019|Driveway Repair|

If you have a gravel driveway, you are already aware of its advantages. Gravel is inexpensive and it can take a beating, making it a good choice for rugged applications. However, gravel also has a number of significant drawbacks. Paving your driveway can cut down on maintenance, create curb appeal, and make it much easier [...]

What Causes Potholes?

October 15th, 2019|Asphalt Repair|

A pothole is a form of asphalt failure caused by a combination of water and traffic pressure. Potholes are a reality of life in Canada and across the globe. While it is nearly impossible to entirely prevent potholes from forming, understanding their causes can help you minimize their effects. What Is Asphalt? To truly understand [...]