Categories for Parking Lot Paving

What Maintenance Does My Parking Lot Need in the Winter?

October 8, 2019

Winter can be a brutal time of year for paved surfaces. Between the rain and freezing temperatures, it doesn’t take much for a surface in need of minor repairs to turn the corner and become a big headache. When rain or moisture seeps into cracks and freezes, the resulting expansion causes asphalt surfaces to crack. Those cracks eventually turn into potholes, not to mention a safety and liability issue. But the good news is that you don’t have to wait for things to get bad to take action. Instead, preventative maintenance can keep your asphalt looking new and ensure it’s... View Article

What Goes Into Determining the Cost of Paving a Parking Lot?

September 24, 2019

When it comes to parking lot paving in Des Moines, IA, the price is often the first thing that comes up in the conversation. After all, nobody wants to be hit with a surprisingly huge bill once the asphalt contractor is finished with the job. On average, a parking lot costs about $5 per square foot, but a lot of different factors can impact the actual number. With this in mind, we’ve put together this post to help you better understand how we arrive at that number on your estimate: Size: Obviously, the bigger your parking lot, the more expensive... View Article

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