Asphalt Driveways

The sight of the driveway to your property leaves an initial impression on visitors and people passing by. 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. Driveways are economical, lasting for years, and reasonably priced to keep up.

We are determined to offer you a reliable and enduring pavement that is effective and dependable for a long time. We guarantee a driveway that is entirely aesthetically pleasing and its quality is revealed through its looks. Our strength is in attention to detail from borders and corners to the accurate compaction near structures and other pavements. The tamping of the edges is a major factor in the robustness of the driveway. This delivers appropriate backing against crumbling edges and endowing your driveway a comely finished bearing of unbroken lines and lithe curves.

Constructed for durability, asphalt driveways are crafted to withstand winter freeze and the thawing of spring. Asphalt paving is a more efficient process than concrete as fewer steps are necessary for installation and repairs.

In comparison to concrete, asphalt paving projects can be done at a faster rate since fewer steps are needed to complete the installation and repairs.


Asphalt Remove and Replace

By totally removing the driveway, we can find any potential issues that could be existing in the base, thus guaranteeing the right steps are taken to put in a drive that will endure.

What is the ideal time to put in a new Driveway?

If you find any of these issues, a full replacement of your driveway is now essential:

  • Extensive Cracking
  • Settling of the driveway
  • Water drainage & pitching problems
  • Excessive asphalt raveling into pieces
  • Noticeable Potholes

Asphalt Driveway Dig-out / Driveway Extension

Not enough parking spaces for your guests, camper van, basketball, boat, or the newest driver in the family? Is the size of your driveway abnormally large or oddly configured?Installing an extension to your driveway could be the fix to parking troubles or door nicks for driveways that are too narrow. Our professionals can give your driveway a facelift, rearrange the layout, or move it to a distinct area of your property! It is one of our widely sought after asphalt paving services in Salem, Wisconsin.

When should I do an Asphalt Dig-out?

Whether you need to put in a new driveway or add square footage to an already present one.

Asphalt Driveway Overstone

Contending with irregularity, dirt, mud and a complete clutter on your gravel driveway may mean it is time to find out how to make it strong.

Picking Asphalt Overstone is a wise move as it usually does not necessitate excavation, thus reducing 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, establishing a sub-base will create a level surface that is strong enough to sustain the blacktop being put down on top of it.

Last we install 3″ asphalt and compact it.

When should I do it?

Overstone installed when the client already has a gravel base installed.

Nevertheless, our personnel must assess the heights and enhance up to two inches of gravel.

It is conceivable that a minor amount of digging may be needed for cleaning.

Services comparison
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.

Driveway Overlay/Resurface

A resurfacing is a cost-efficient method of refreshing the look of your driveway if are not concerned about optimal longevity The expected duration of a resurfacing job is usually 7-10 years in areas with a consistent existing driveway surface, although spot repair may be necessary in certain locations.

Driveways can be resurfaced or “overlayed” with asphalt. The best candidate for a overlay is:

  • A slightly cracked area.
  • The driveway is settled at leastat minimum 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 fair [shape|condition}.
  • The driveway is long and can have segments corrected independently; cost benefits are generally not seen with smaller driveways as the minimum payment still applies.

Other Asphalt Paving Services in Salem

Hard-wearing Pavement and a thicker stone for increased loads. (i.e.: boat parking, camper parking, or larger vehicle). For this we recommend 3″ or 4″ of blacktop in two lifts with a gravel base of 8″ or even 12″.

We provide complete or partial basketball, tennis, and pickleball court installations and offer custom striping schemes completed in-house.

Sections that require alteration or cancellation will have their existing pavement and gravel removed, and the remaining area will be filled with dirt, topsoil, and seeds.

Asphalt installation and repairs can be simpler and more rapid than putting in concrete or brick, as fewer steps are needed to finish the task.




On their coming, the team will take away the present pavement of the driveway, install the novel stone base, level, and leave it packed down and ready for review with the local village or city as demanded.

Generally speaking, once the base is set, parking in the driveway should be possible.



After the base is ready, we will arrange any necessary base inspections.

When the inspection has been passed, the project pavement installation date will be scheduled, which is normally 1-3 days after the base is ready, weather permitting.

In most villages, it is not necessary for anyone to be present during the inspection, though it is compulsory for a permit to be visibly displayed on a front window or door, and approved plans to be made available in case of need.

Where a base inspection is not required for some Villages, we shall advise, and paving can be done without delay.



The asphalt workers will finish the driveway by pouring the asphalt and keeping it inaccessible to cars.

For construction, reach out to your local police department for permission to park on the road.

Are you seeking Asphalt Paving Sevices in Salem?

Total Paving provides the highest quality asphalt paving services in Salem, Wisconsin. Our experienced professionals will help you find the perfect solution to suit your needs.




Drive straight in and out of your driveway.

Do not turn the steering wheel when the car is not in motion or in a secluded area.

Keep sharp objects off the driveway over the course of two days, such as pointed-heels, bicycle kick-stands, roller blades, lawn mowers, or trailers.

Do not let vehicles park in your driveway for extended periods.

Refrain from going past the edges of the driveway when driving.

During dry spells, permit water to run over your driveway to stave off splitting from excessive lack of moisture.

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.




Safeguards from natural elements like sunlight, snow, ice and salt.


Stops the deteriorating effects of oil, gas, and hazardous materials.


Augmenting water runoff by plugging asphalt pores and creating a flat surface.


Facilitates simpler scrubbing, tidying and upkeep of asphalt.


Enhances the visual of any property by providing a black finish to asphalt.


Increasing the lifespan of asphalt already in use and cutting down on repair costs to save money.