Posts Tagged: asphalt maintenace

Impact of Wildfires on Asphalt

Wildfire

Living on the West Coast, we have a lot of experience with wildfires and their after-effects. While fires can contribute to positive environmental change, the raging wildfires that we’ve been experiencing in recent years have certainly taken a toll on our forests, air, and roads. Asphalt is reasonably resistant to heat in normal conditions. That’s… Read more »

The Lifecycle of Asphalt

cracked asphalt

As with all things in life, your asphalt has a lifecycle. From the moment the ground is paved to its eventual restoration, there are several ways you can ensure your asphalt’s longevity. A well-constructed, well-maintained driveway or parking lot should last at least 25 years. Your asphalt has about five stages throughout its life, each… Read more »

Budgeting for Asphalt Repairs

It is always a smart idea to have savings included in your business’s budget. We know budgeting for asphalt maintenance is of the utmost importance to facilities owners.  While you should be setting aside a budget to maintain your pavement facilities, being prepared for emergencies is critical. The First Step- Evaluate Your Current Conditions Understanding… Read more »

Asphalt TLC

Asphalt Crack Repair Eugene

Be sure to Maintain! Your asphalt parking lot needs some thoughtful TLC every few years in ordinary conditions, but after extreme weather you truly cannot afford to ignore the maintenance urgently required to save your pavement and spare you large repair costs. Need the 101 basics on this inevitable repair? • When water penetrates paved… Read more »