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19
Oct

Interesting Facts About Asphalt

Asphalt is a naturally occurring road construction material that is very popular in the industry today. Asphalt can be found in asphalt lakes and also in rock asphalt. Rock asphalt is a mixture of limestone, sand, and asphalt. Asphalt that has already been used for road construction is also reclaimed and recycled for new road …

19
Oct

Care And Maintenance Tips For Your Asphalt Pavements This Fall

Asphalt is a very tough and durable road construction and paving material. But like all other installations, asphalt requires proper care and maintenance to ensure that it lasts as long as possible. Road surfaces undergo various changes when the climate or weather changes. This is because these surfaces are exposed to the changing weather patterns. …

18
Oct

4 Important Things That You Need To Know About Asphalt Striping

Preventative maintenance is very important for asphalt pavements and roadways. There are several maintenance activities that you are required to do to ensure that your asphalt driveways and parking lots are fully functional and that they last for a very long time. For instance, you need to sealcoat your asphalt pavements with a protective sealant. …

17
Oct

Why You Should Sealcoat Your Asphalt Parking Lot

Sealcoating is one of the most important things that you should do after installing an asphalt pavement, roadway, driveway, or parking lot. Sealcoating involves the application of a protective layer of sealant on the asphalt surfaces. Sealcoating is part of the preventative maintenance activities that you should do to ensure that your Anderson asphalt driveways, …

16
Oct

How To Ensure Safety In A Road Construction Site

People working in road construction sites are prone to all kinds of accidents. Road construction involves the use of all kinds of machinery and equipment and the digging of tranches and gaping holes. All kinds of accidents can occur in a road construction site. That is why you should implement all the necessary safety measures …

21
Sep

Important Driving/Travel Safety Tips For A Road Construction Site

Many people suffer accidents in construction sites. This is especially serious in road construction sites. The main reason why road construction sites are especially dangerous is because we usually continue to use sections of the roadway when the construction is ongoing. We have all traveled in a road that is undergoing construction. This is where …

20
Sep

Advantages And Disadvantages Of Installing A Concrete Driveway

Concrete is one of the toughest road construction materials. Concrete is still highly popular in the road construction industry. Concrete usually consist of various aggregates including small rocks all bound together by concrete cement paste. Concrete is used to construct very tough surfaces and structures in road construction. For instance, concrete curbs and gutters are …

19
Sep

3 Useful Tips For Planning And Implementing A Parking Lot Construction Project

All road construction projects are resource intensive. Whether it’s a relatively modest project like asphalt striping or a large scale project like highway construction, you will still require considerable resources in terms of money and time to finance the whole project. That is why you should be extra careful when planning and implementing any road …

18
Sep

Pros And Cons Of Installing An Asphalt Pavement

All road construction materials offer various advantages and disadvantages. But asphalt has proven to be one of the best road construction materials in the market today. The main competitor for this prestigious position is concrete. But asphalt offers too many advantages that concrete is really losing the supremacy battle in the road construction industry. Asphalt …