concrete curbs

The Comprehensive Austin Guide to Concrete Curbs and Gutters

There are certain fixtures that are so ubiquitous that many people seldom give them more than a passing glance. However, many of these fixtures provide a valuable service to drivers, cyclists, pedestrians, homeowners, and businesses. Concrete curbs and gutters belong in this category. What Are Concrete Curbs and Gutters? Concrete gutters are the… Read More
What Does a Well-Maintained Asphalt Parking Lot Look Like?

What Does a Well-Maintained Asphalt Parking Lot Look Like?

No matter what type of business you operate, your parking lot is crucial to your success. You may have heard people say that it is important to have a well-maintained asphalt parking lot. However, this blanket statement does not answer an important question: Exactly what would that look like? What… Read More

What Are the Proper Austin Concrete Mix Proportions?

Many products that contractors use to construct buildings, pavements, bridges, and other structures are actually a mixture of several ingredients. The mixture must contain the proper ratio of each ingredient if the results are to be acceptable. This is why it is critical that each ingredient in Austin concrete mixes… Read More
How To Conduct an Asphalt Pavement Assessment

How To Conduct an Asphalt Pavement Assessment

You have probably heard the old saying about not fixing something if it is not broken. However, there should be a second part to this statement, especially when it involves an asphalt parking lot or other pavement. The second part should be that you should definitely fix it if it… Read More
Start 2023 With Asphalt Sealcoating Saving Benefits

Start 2023 With Asphalt Sealcoating Saving Benefits!

During the first few months of the year, many people pay closer attention to their budgets than they do during the summer and autumn. The budgets are new, so it is common for people to ask themselves a variety of questions. Is the total budget sufficient? Are the allocations reasonable?… Read More
How to Identify Asphalt Parking Lot Hazards

How to Identify Asphalt Parking Lot Hazards

Parking lot safety involves much more than simply painting a few directional markings on the surface and hoping for the best. Many of the worst accidents that happen in parking lots are caused by general wear and tear. Over the years, asphalt surfaces are exposed to precipitation, extreme temperatures and… Read More
2023 Asphalt Paving Budget Planning for Property Owners

2023 Asphalt Paving Budget Planning for Property Owners

Many property owners in Central Texas prefer asphalt pavements to concrete ones, and there are several excellent reasons for this. Cost is one reason; an asphalt pavement is much less expensive than concrete. Speed is another reason; you can begin using an asphalt pavement sooner than a comparable concrete one.… Read More
What Is the Best Time to Plan in Austin for Asphalt Sealcoating?

What Is the Best Time to Plan in Austin for Asphalt Sealcoating?

Whether you chose asphalt to pave your driveway or parking lot, you made a sound decision. As a paving material, asphalt offers unsurpassed economic and aesthetic benefits. It also offers rapid construction, safety enhancements, and a long life if it receives the right care. One of the most important maintenance… Read More
How Do I Prevent Cracks in My Asphalt Pavement?  

How Do I Prevent Cracks in My Asphalt Pavement?

Asphalt contractors can install an attractive pavement very quickly, and it can have quite a long life with the proper care. At some point, every asphalt pavement will develop one or more cracks. You will need to repair them in a timely manner to prevent additional damage. However, since prevention… Read More
What Weather Conditions Are Suitable for Sealcoating?

What Weather Conditions Are Suitable for Sealcoating?

There are several valid reasons why you should sealcoat your asphalt pavement. For example, sealcoats act like a sunscreen to block UV rays, and UV rays turn asphalt dry, gray, and brittle. Brittle, dry asphalt can easily crack even under normal loads. Sealcoats also help protect against damage from diesel,… Read More
How Do Paving Contractors Enhance Safety?

How Do Paving Contractors Enhance Safety?

Paving workers face danger on virtually every job. In fact, the average fatalities for the profession are 13 times greater than the national average. Asphalt contractors are keenly aware of the risks that they and their employees face every day. Therefore, they take great pains to ensure that everyone goes… Read More
Top Cost Variables to Consider When Paving in Austin, TX

Top Cost Variables to Consider When Paving in Austin, TX

When people call a contractor about installing paving in Austin TX, they often have many questions. However, one of their first questions is typically to ask how much it will cost. An experienced contractor may be able to provide a range of costs for a pavement with a finite square… Read More