Somewhere, an asphalt overlay is saving the day. Like a beacon in the dark night of parking lot/road construction, an asphalt overlay is providing hope and a newly paved asphalt surface. What is an asphalt overlay? Very simply, an asphalt overlay is a method in which an existing asphalt surface is paved over with a new
Asphalt thickness is one of the most important factors that determine how a parking lot performs. While this may be true, there are numerous parking lots that are paved with less than adequate asphalt thickness. This sad truth requires some questions to be answered: How does thin asphalt happen? There are many situations which occur where the
Asphalt Life Expectancy: Are you Prepared for the Parking lot Tsunami? The asphalt life expectancy of a parking lot is comparable to a tsunami. A tsunami is a natural disaster that can cause immeasurable damage, but can go virtually unnoticed until it is too late. An asphalt parking lot, more often than not, is ignored until there
What is Recycled Asphalt? “Asphalt pavement is America’s most recycled material. It is being recycled at a rate of 99% (NAPA, 2012).” Almost all asphalt that is removed from project sites are crushed and reused. Additionally, asphalt roof shingles are actively being used in the hot-mix process. The green movement is alive and well in
Bunnies are hopping, birds are chirping, and the sun is waking up from a long winter nap. Yes, springtime is among us friends and boy does it feel good! With so many signs of new life in the air, spring is the perfect time to breathe new life into old things, particularly your asphalt pavement.
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