Visitors and passersby are presented with the look of your driveway, forming one of the first impressions. Whether you’re relocating or staying put, make sure your driveway is taken care of, as it is a key element of any property’s hardscape. Driveways are cost-effective and long-lasting, and maintenance is not too pricey.
We are devoted to giving you a sturdy and enduring pavement that is dependable and reliable for years to come. We guarantee a driveway that is completely pleasing to the eye and highlights its high standard through its attractiveness. We excel in attention to detail from margins and angles to the exact filling near constructions and other pavements. The tamping of the edges is a major factor in the robustness of the driveway. This provides sufficient aid against decaying edges and endowing your driveway a stunning polished look of even lines and graceful curves.
Built to be robust and resilient, asphalt driveways are constructed to handle the extreme temperatures of winter freeze and spring thaw. Asphalt paving projects are more easily and quickly done than concrete as it requires less steps to complete the installation and repairs.
Asphalt installation and repairs are a faster process than concrete as it requires fewer steps to complete the paving project.
ASPHALT SERVICES IN SOMERS
Asphalt Remove and Replace
By totally removing the driveway, we can uncover any potential problems that could be in the base, thereby guaranteeing the appropriate measures are taken to construct a driveway that will last.
What is the best time to get a new Driveway?
If any of these issues are present, a total replacement of your driveway is essential:
- Extensive Cracking
- Settling of the driveway
- Water drainage & pitching problems
- Excessive asphalt crumbling into pieces
- Evident 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 your driveway too spacious or is oddly shaped?Incorporating an extension to your driveway may be the answer to parking issues or dents for driveways that are too slight. We can alter the look of your driveway, modify the design, or move it to a different space on your property! It is one of our widely in demad asphalt paving services in Somers, Wisconsin.
When should I do an Asphalt Dig-out?
Whether you need to initiate a fresh driveway or add square footage to an already present one.
Asphalt Driveway Overstone
If you are experiencing a bumpy surface, dirt, mud and a disorganized state with your gravel drive, it may be necessary to determine how to make the gravel driveway firm.
Asphalt Overstone is advantageous because excavation isn’t necessary, resulting in a lower 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 sub-base will be set up, forming a plane that is sturdy enough to bear the blacktop that will be placed on 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.
However, our crew must inspect the levels and raise to a total of two inches of gravel.
A shallow digging might be demanded for cleaning.
|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.|
Resurfacing is an economical approach to giving your driveway a fresh facade without investing in extended life. A typical resurfacing operation done over a trusted existing driveway surface should last approximately 7-10 years, with the exception of needing spot patching in some locations.
Driveways can be resurfaced or “overlayed” with asphalt. The prime candidate for a overlay is:
- A minimally cracked area.
- The driveway is settled at leastat minimum 2″ low below the garage floor or has at least this amount of space from existing pavement to garage floor, city sidewalk, and entrance, and is in good to average [shape|condition}.
- The driveway is long and can have sections 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 Somers
Sturdier 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″.
Our services include full or partial basketball, tennis, and pickleball court installations with custom striping, all carried out in-house.
Sections that must be modified or revoked will have their current pavement and gravel removed, and the remaining area filled with dirt, topsoil, and seeds.
Installing and fixing asphalt can be simpler and faster than putting in concrete or brick, as there are fewer steps to finish 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.
Generally, the driveway will be ready to be parked on once the base is established.
After the base has been set up, we will arrange any necessary 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.
Most villages do not require anyone to be present during inspection, but do require the permit to be shown on a front window or door as well as have approved plans available if needed.
If a base inspection is not necessary for particular Villages, we shall notify, and paving can be done as soon as possible.
The asphalt installers will complete the driveway by pouring the asphalt and making it inaccessible to traffic.
When constructing, please contact your local police department for permission to park on the street.
CARE AND MAINTENANCE
AFTER PAVING COMPLETION
Move in a straight line when driving in and out of the driveway.
Refrain from turning the steering wheel when the car is not in movement or in an isolated spot.
Do not place items with sharp edges on the driveway, such as high-heels, bike stands, roller blades, lawn mowers, and trailers, for the following two days.
Refrain from leaving cars stationary on your driveway for prolonged amounts of time.
Refrain from driving beyond the driveway’s edges.
During droughts, grant water access to your driveway to forestall cracking due to excessive dryness.
Seal-coat your driveway no less than 60 days but no more than a year after it has been completed for an optimal curing process
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.
Guards against the deteriorating effects of petroleum, gas, and hazardous substances.
Maximizing water runoff by filling in the asphalt pores and fabricating a smooth surface.
Makes sweeping, cleaning and looking after asphalt more straightforward.
Upgrades the look of any property with a black finish given to asphalt.
Prolonging the life of existing asphalt and economizing on repair costs.