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Asphalt Pavement is Your Road to a Smooth New Year

According to Statista’s Global Consumer Survey, nearly 40 percent of American adults will have made resolutions before ringing in 2022, promising to improve specific areas of their lives such as their health or finances. Looking at the most popular personal goals, more than 24 percent of respondents resolved to “live more economically.” The U.S. Department […]

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Preparing Asphalt for Holiday Travelers & Colder Weather

According to the American Automobile Association (AAA), 53.4 million Americans are expected to travel for Thanksgiving, a 13% increase from last year. The organization says that this year’s travel forecast marks the single-year increase in Thanksgiving travelers since 2005 and brings the total traffic volume near pre-pandemic levels. Most of these travelers will hit the […]

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Commercial Parking Lot Requirements

A well-designed and maintained commercial parking lot, with clearly marked spaces, provides many benefits. These include improving your curb appeal, subsequently creating an excellent first impression, and potentially adding property value. However, the most critical advantage to having an asphalt paving company install and maintain your commercial parking lot is compliance with local, state, and federal regulations. […]

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Three Tips for Holiday Travel in 2020

Whether you’re planning a road trip or driving to see the lights – there are many shows around the valley – there are specific things you should do to ensure a safe journey. Here are some tips, such as remembering essential supplies and checking to see if an asphalt contractor is working on Arizona’s roadways, for holiday […]

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Asphalt Parking Lot Installation

While you may have heard it before, it bears repeating, first impressions are essential. Ruts, depressions, and other issues can make the ride into your facility an unpleasant experience for your customers. Depending on these issues’ severity, having new asphalt installed may be the best, most cost-effective solution for improving curb appeal. Less substantial issues […]

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Why You Should Hire an Asphalt Contractor

Laying new asphalt, patching existing materials, and applying sealcoating are jobs best left in the capable hands of an asphalt contractor. Licensed asphalt contractors possess specialized skills and state-of-the-art equipment. From installing a new driveway to repaving your parking lot, the three top reasons to hire professionals include long-term value, reduced liability, and increased efficiency. […]

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What is Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement?

Aside from providing a comfortable, quiet ride, asphalt is also incredibly eco-friendly. The asphalt from America’s aging roads, highways, and even parking lots can be reclaimed and reused repeatedly. Reclaimed asphalt pavement (RAP), saves significant landfill space each year and decreases the amount of energy needed to manufacture virgin asphalt, making it one of the […]

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What Causes Sinkholes?

This week saw record rain as Mother Nature unleashed her wrath on area residents. The heavy rain not only caused flooding, resulting in widespread street closures and traffic jams, but it also swept away asphalt’s base material (gravel and sand) as drivers have surely noticed. This ultimately promoted the weakening of many Arizona roadways, causing […]

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