People are greeted with the sight of your driveway when they come to your property, leaving an impression. Whether you are putting your house up for sale or planning to stay, make sure your driveway is not neglected – no property is complete without a well-maintained driveway. Economical, durable and long lasting, driveways are also quite reasonable when it comes to maintenance.
We are determined to offer you a strong and durable pavement that is efficient and reliable for years ahead. Our driveways are designed to be visually stunning and made with the highest quality. Our specialty is precision from limits and angles to fitting securely by structures and other pavements. The tamping of the edges is an essential factor to the solidness of the driveway. This provides suitable reinforcement against crumbling edges and providing your driveway a graceful finished aspect of orderly lines and flexible curves.
Constructed to be tough and enduring, asphalt driveways are crafted to brave the cold and warm temperatures of winter and spring. Asphalt paving is a simpler process than concrete due to the fewer steps needed to complete the installation and repairs.
Asphalt paving is a quicker process than concrete as fewer steps are necessary for installation and repairs.
ASPHALT SERVICES IN PLEASANT PRAIRIE
Asphalt Remove and Replace
Removing the driveway entirely will expose any hidden issues in the base, thus, guaranteeing the correct steps are taken to construct a driveway that will last.
What is the best time to get a new Driveway?
If any of these issues come to light, a complete replacement of your driveway is required:
- Extensive Cracking
- Settling of the driveway
- Water drainage & pitching issues
- Excessive asphalt raveling into pieces
- Noticeable Potholes
Asphalt Driveway Dig-out / Driveway Extension
Insufficient parking areas for visitors, your RV, for basketball, vessel, or the latest driver in the family? Is the size of your driveway abnormally large or oddly configured?Incorporating an extension to your driveway may be the answer to parking issues or dents for driveways that are too slight. We are capable of reshaping your driveway, altering the arrangement, or repositioning it on your property! It is one of our widely popular asphalt paving services in Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin.
When should I do an Asphalt Dig-out?
Whether you want to install a fresh driveway or add square footage to an existing one.
Asphalt Driveway Overstone
If your gravel driveway has become an irregular, mucky, dirty mess, you might need to figure out how to make it strong and solid.
Going with Asphalt Overstone is a sound decision as excavation is usually not necessary, thus lowering cost.
First, The correct grade must be attained to prevent the water from settling on the surface and the only way to do this is to evaluate the levels.
Next, a stable plane will be generated by laying a sub-base, which is able to support the asphalt layer that will be placed on top.
In last step we install 3″ asphalt and compact it.
When should I do it?
Overstone is applied when the client already has a gravel base installed.
Nonetheless, our crew must review the amounts and raise to a sum of two inches of gravel.
A shallow dig may be compulsory to keep the area clean.
|Stages||Asphalt Remove & Replace||Asphalt Dig-out / Extension||Asphalt Overstone|
|Excavation||Remove existing asphalt||Dig-out the existing dirt 9”||Minimum|
|CA-6 stone base||Add up to 2”||Complete 6” base||Add up to 2”|
|Shoot grades with laser level and fine grade for water drainage.|
|Pave with 3” of asphalt surface and compact|
|Pavement will be compacted with a 5-ton vibratory roller and finish roller.|
If the duration of your driveway isn’t a deciding factor, resurfacing is the most cost-effective way to make it look new. With a dependable existing driveway surface, a resurfacing job should last 7-10 years, though spot patching may be needed in some regions.
Driveways can be resurfaced or “overlayed” with asphalt. The prime candidate for a overlay is:
- A slightly cracked surface.
- The driveway is settled no more than 2″ low below the garage floor or has at least this amount of space from current pavement to garage floor, city sidewalk, and entrance, and is in good to average [shape|condition}.
- The driveway is long and can have segments corrected independently; cost savings are not typically seen in smaller driveways as they may still have to meet the minimum fee.
Other Asphalt Paving Services in Pleasant Prairie
Heavy Duty Pavement and a thicker stone for increased loads. (i.e.: boat parking, camper parking, or larger vehicle). For this we suggest 3″ or 4″ of blacktop in two lifts with a gravel base of 8″ or even 12″.
We provide full or partial basketball, tennis, and pickleball court installations, and have the capability to do custom striping in-house.
Sections that require alteration or dismantlement will have their existing pavement and gravel removed, and the remaining area will be filled with dirt, topsoil and seeds.
Asphalt installation and repair can be less complicated and quicker than the laying of concrete or brick, since there are fewer steps to complete the job.
ASPHALT PAVING PROCESS
DEMO & BASE PREPARATION
Upon arrival, the team will take off the existing covering of the driveway, establish the fresh stone base, level out, leave it packed down and ready for review with the local village or city as directed.
The parking area will be usable once the groundwork is laid out in the majority of scenarios.
Once the base has been prepared, we will arrange any desired base inspections.
After passing the inspection, the project pavement installation date will be set, which is usually 1-3 days after the base has been readied, depending on the weather.
Generally, there is no requirement for anyone to be present at the time of inspection in most villages, but the permit must be visible on the front window or door, and plans that have been authorized must be accessible when necessary.
In Villages where a base inspection is not necessary, we will inform and paving can be done when convenient.
The road crew will finish the driveway by laying the asphalt and prohibiting access.
During construction, contact the local police department to acquire permission to park on the street.
CARE AND MAINTENANCE
AFTER PAVING COMPLETION
Drive straight in and out of your driveway.
Refrain from turning the steering wheel when the car is not in operation or in a lone area.
Do not put pointed items on the driveway, like pointed-heels, bicycle kick-stands, or hard-tired equipment like roller blades, lawn mowers, or trailers, until after 48 hours.
Refrain from leaving cars stationed in your driveway for long periods.
Refrain from driving beyond the driveway’s edges.
To ward off cracking from too little moisture, permit water to run on your driveway in a drought.
Seal-coat your driveway following a minimum of a 60 day time frame to a year since its completion to give the driveway time to cure.
Seal-coat your driveway after 12 months.
COAL-TAR OR ASPHALT EMULSION APPLIED OVER ASPHALT SURFACES TO PROTECT FROM DAILY FROM DAILY DESTRUCTIVE FORCES.
Fends off natural elements such as sun, snow, ice and salt.
Keeps from the decaying effects of oil, gas, and harmful substances.
Enhancing water flow by blocking asphalt pores and producing a smooth surface.
Makes sweeping, tidying and sustaining asphalt simpler.
Improves the look of any property by providing a black finish to asphalt.
Enhancing the durability of existing asphalt and cutting down on repair costs to save money.