Category Archives: Asphalt and Concrete

The Advantages of Thermoplastic Pavement Markings

In a basic sense, thermoplastics are polymers that convert into a liquid when heated, but return to a solid form when cooled. When it comes to roads and other types of paved surfaces, thermoplastic markings play an important role. Continue … Continue reading

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FAQS About Asphalt and Concrete

When deciding on pavement repair options for your property, it is important to do as much research as possible to ensure you make the right decision. It is strongly recommended to speak with a licensed and bonded Indianapolis paving company … Continue reading

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How to Report a Pothole in Indianapolis

Potholes are a drag. Not only do they force us to drive defensively and avoid certain roadways (even though they are the faster route), they also have the potential to cause vehicular damage and car accidents. Furthermore, they lower the … Continue reading

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Important Ground Reinforcement Tips

Once you discover this easy non-paving alternative to reinforcing parking spots and driveways, you may be surprised by all the other possible and useful applications of ground reinforcement. The most important part about installing ground reinforcements is to choose and … Continue reading

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The Interesting History of Road Construction

Premeditated road construction can be dated all the way back to 4,000 BC, during one of the earliest Mesopotamian eras. If you think that’s an interesting fact, continue reading to learn even more road construction history, and how it has … Continue reading

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Common Asphalt Concrete Mixture Formulations

The term “asphalt concrete” refers to a composite material used to pave roads, streets, parking lots, and airports. In the states, it is also known as blacktop, pavement, or simply, asphalt; but in Great Britain and parts of Europe, it … Continue reading

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What is Recycled Asphalt Pavement?

Recycled asphalt pavement, or RAP, is a common paving material used in several applications all over the world. In lamest terms, RAP is old asphalt that has been removed and reprocessed for reuse. It is milled into gravel and mixed … Continue reading

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Is it Better to Apply a Thicker Layer of Seal Coat?

Since summer is coming to an end shortly, and fall will be here before we know it, pavement maintenance is something to think about now. Before the inclement weather reaches our driveways, sidewalks, and parking lots, we property owners should … Continue reading

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The Fascinating Versatility of Asphalt Pavement

Across the United States, more than two million miles of paved road exists, and more than 90% of them are surfaced with asphalt material. Canada and Mexico have similar statistics. Needless to say, asphalt is our country’s pavement of choice, … Continue reading

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Parking Lot Maintenance Tips

The parking lot is usually the least visually-appealing aspect of a commercial property. But this doesn’t mean ignore it completely! Keep in mind that a business’s parking lot is one of the first impressions a guest or customer will see. … Continue reading

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