Many homeowners decide they want to seal their asphalt driveways, but do not have the slightest clue about how to go about it. This is a great summer home improvement project that does not take very long and will make… Read More
Asphalt has been the road paving material of choice in America for well over a hundred years. However, a Scottish engineer named Toby McCartney has discovered what may become the future of road paving: plastic roads.
The winter pattern of snow, sleet, ice, freezing, and thawing can take a huge toll on the pavement outside of your home. Now that the chill of winter is leaving the air and spring is on the way, it’s time… Read More
It wasn’t until 1956, under the presidency of Dwight Eisenhower, that the United States began building an interstate highway system. There were many good reasons to transition from winding, local roads to large, straightforward interstate highways. As the population grew,… Read More
Many people don’t realize that there are different types of asphalt that are used for various commercial and residential projects. All asphalt is a mix of coarse aggregate stone, sand, fine aggregate stone, and petroleum-based asphalt cement. Depending on the… Read More