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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, ...
How Buffalo Weather Affects your Asphalt

How Buffalo Weather Affects your Asphalt

Asphalt is a popular material for driveways and commercial lots alike. But in Buffalo, New York, the constant changing weather between hot summers and cold winters can wreak havoc on your asphalt. So it’s important to understand how these weather changes affect your asphalt so you can take steps to ...
Asphalt Striping for Appeal

Asphalt Striping for Appeal

Baughman Magic Seal's Striping provides an excellent solution for business owners who want to improve the curb appeal of their property. Not only does proper striping of your parking lot add a professional look, but it also serves a safety purpose by providing traffic flow guidance. It helps direct vehicles ...

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Driveway Industry Trends

Driveway Industry Trends

The driveway industry is always growing with new trends that are changing and developing the market. Here are some of the popular driveway industry trends right now: Evolving design aesthetics: Driveways have not only become a functional addition to your home, but serve as an aesthetic tool to your home ...
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: ...