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Hot Mix Vs. Cold Mix Asphalt: What’s The Difference?

Hot Mix Vs. Cold Mix Asphalt: What’s The Difference? Asphalt is one of the most popular materials used for pavements. All thanks to its cost-efficiency, its easy repair and maintenance, as well as its visually appealing look. However, not all asphalt is the same. There are different ways asphalt is

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The Best Time To Resurface Asphalt

The Best Time to Resurface your Asphalt Making sure your asphalt is well-maintained will help ensure its longevity and durability. Repairing cracks and holes immediately may seem like a good idea. However, there is one big factor we always need to consider when working with asphalt: the weather. To properly

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How To Keep Your Asphalt Parking Lot Safe

How To Keep Your Asphalt Parking Lot Safe Your commercial property’s parking lot plays a large role in building your company’s image, as well as attracting customers and tenants to come to you. Many property owners use asphalt for their parking lots due to its affordability, flexibility, and its easy

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What To Do With Standing Water on Your Driveway

What To Do With Standing Water on Your Asphalt Driveway Asphalt has been a popular choice for pavements such as driveways because of its affordability and durability. When installed correctly, it can withstand different weather conditions and can last for a few decades. However, there is one thing you need

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5 Ways to Extend Your Asphalt’s Lifespan

5 Ways to Extend Your Asphalt’s Lifespan And what to do once it reaches its demise Asphalt has a lifespan of about 20-30 years. And while it’s normally durable and can withstand heavy use, a lot of factors can contribute to your asphalt’s deterioration such as exposure to destructive elements

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Weather can have an effect on the life of asphalt.

Weather can have an effect on the life of asphalt. Cold weather, hot weather, wet weather and dry weather all have different effects on asphalt. • Cold Weather – The cold, extreme Minnesota temps of winter months cause the ground to move and the asphalt shifts. This causes the asphalt to contract

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