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Guide to Catch Basin Repair for Property Owners and Managers

Guide to Catch Basin Repair for Property Owners and Managers

Catch basins play a vital role in managing surface water run-off for both municipal stormwater systems and private properties. Their inconspicuous design helps prevent flooding and erosion, but regular maintenance is crucial to ensure their effectiveness. A catch basin, also known as a storm drain or curb inlet, is an ...
All About Asphalt: A Versatile Material

All About Asphalt: A Versatile Material

Asphalt is a widely used material that we encounter every day, yet many of us may not know much about it. In this blog post, we'll delve into the world of asphalt and explore its rich history and various uses. What is Asphalt? Asphalt is a sticky and black-colored liquid ...
Gifting Yourself a New Driveway for the New Year

Gifting Yourself a New Driveway for the New Year

As we approach the end of the year, it's natural to start thinking about our goals and resolutions for the upcoming year. For many homeowners, one of those goals may involve improving their property and increasing its value. And what better way to do so than by gifting yourself a ...
Potholes: The Bumpy Road of Life

Potholes: The Bumpy Road of Life

We've all experienced that moment of fear and frustration when driving down the road and suddenly BAM! Your car hits a pothole. It's like a mini roller coaster ride, except it's not fun and there are no safety harnesses to keep you in your seat. But what exactly are potholes ...
The Hidden Dangers of Damaged Asphalt on Your Car

The Hidden Dangers of Damaged Asphalt on Your Car

As a business owner, maintaining your commercial property is crucial for the overall success and satisfaction of your customers. This includes regular upkeep and repairs to your parking lot, specifically when it comes to damaged asphalt. Not only does damaged, old, and crumbling asphalt make your property look unappealing, but ...
Crack Filling: Why It's Essential for Your Asphalt

Crack Filling: Why It’s Essential for Your Asphalt

Cracks in asphalt can be detrimental to the longevity of your asphalt surface. These cracks are caused by temperature changes, water accumulation and weight from vehicles driving over it. While some areas may experience more severe cracking than others, no one is immune to this problem. Without proper crack filling, ...

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Factors That Determine How Often You Should Seal

Factors That Determine How Often You Should Seal

Usually driveways should be sealed at least once a year, but this estimation could be different based on many different factors such as the ones below: Climate: Weather plays a huge role in driveway maintenance. If driveways are more exposed to extreme weather conditions, they will require more sealing.  Age ...
The History of Driveways

The History of Driveways

Driveways have come a long way from what they were. They’ve reflected changes in transportation, architecture, and urban planning. Here are some of the major turning points throughout the history of driveways: Gravel and dirt driveways: The first driveways were usually made of gravel and dirt. They were practical for ...
How sealing your driveway helps to prevent UV damage

How sealing your driveway helps to prevent UV damage

One of the most common things that causes damage to your driveway is UV rays. Here’s how sealing your driveway helps to prevent UV damage: Reduces fading: UV rays tend to cause fading and discoloration in your driveway. Sealing your driveway helps to maintain the color of your driveway by ...
Innovative Driveway Designs

Innovative Driveway Designs

Innovative driveway designs can help to enhance the appeal of your driveway. Here are a few designs you can try: Integrate plants: Planting trees and flowers around your driveway can add a nice touch to it and enhance your home's atmosphere. Curving and playful designs: Incorporating curves and playful designs ...
Different Types of Driveways

Different Types of Driveways

There are many different types of driveways that can be found at commercial and residential buildings. Here are some of the different types of driveways: Paver driveways: Paver driveways provide an aesthetic appeal to your driveway and allow you to design your driveway in different patterns and colors. Asphalt driveways: ...
Why Your Driveway Needs Sealing

Why Your Driveway Needs Sealing

Sealing is an important thing that you need to do for your driveway. Here are some reasons why your driveway needs sealing: Provides a smoother surface: Sealcoating your driveway helps to give it a smoother surface which not only makes your driveway look better, but makes it easier to clean ...