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How Often Should Asphalt Be Resurfaced?

October 30, 2019

One of the most frequently asked questions we receive from clients is how long they can expect their asphalt to last before it needs to be resurfaced. This is an understandable question, as people who have just put a bunch of money into asphalt paving on their property will want to make sure they’re getting a full return on that investment. The accurate answer is “it depends.” There are a variety of factors that influence how long you can expect your asphalt to last before you need to resurface again. Consider whether it’s a brand-new surface or an overlay, the... View Article

Are There Different Types of Asphalt?

August 30, 2019

If you’re looking at options for paving your driveway or lot, you may be considering asphalt. However, even if you’ve decided that asphalt is the best material for your project, you may not know that there are several different types of asphalt in Kentucky to choose from. Learn more about the different asphalt types in Kentucky below, and choose the type that’s best for your project so you have the best quality lot or driveway possible. The different grades of asphalt The first thing to know about your options when it comes to types of asphalt in Kentucky is that... View Article

How Long Does Asphalt Usually Last?

August 16, 2019

Many people choose asphalt for their driveways. It is durable, long-lasting and flexible in countless applications. Plus, the lifespan of asphalt in Kentucky is rather long, and for the cost, is a very economical and smart choice. However, you may be wondering how long asphalt lasts in Kentucky. To find out the answer to all your questions about the longevity and durability of asphalt, keep reading! Longevity of asphalt Typically, the lifespan of asphalt in Kentucky is around 12 to 20 years, but the actual longevity of the asphalt will depend on how well it’s maintained and taken care of,... View Article

Why Is Asphalt Used for Roads?

August 7, 2019

If you’re in the process of installing or repaving a driveway or parking lot on your commercial or residential property, you may be wondering why you should choose asphalt over an alternative surface, like concrete. Asphalt has been the preferred road paving solution for centuries, and for good reason—it’s highly durable, cost-effective and relatively easy to maintain. Asphalt is capable of withstanding a wide range of weather conditions, and provides a smooth, consistent riding surface. When you’re working with a qualified asphalt paving service in Kentucky, they can help you install an asphalt driveway or parking lot that meets your... View Article

What Are the Dangers of Hitting a Pothole?

July 24, 2019

If you’ve ever driven full-speed over a pothole, you’re familiar with the feeling: a sudden, shocking jolt, followed by a long, slow, sinking feeling. You likely go from feeling fear to feeling relief that you maintain control of your car to feeling worried about what kind of damage the impact caused, in a matter of mere seconds. Hitting a pothole isn’t just frightening—it can wreak serious havoc on your vehicle, particularly on its suspension system. If you’re a business owner or homeowner, it’s your responsibility to maintain the quality of your driveways and parking lots. If a guest, client or... View Article

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