All posts tagged "driveway"
Show Notes: Patch, Resurface or Replace Your Driveway?
As the weather warms, homeowners start considering repairs for winter damage. No matter where you live, weather wracks havoc on driveways and they are certain to show it. The question is: should the driveway be repaired, resurfaced or is...
- Posted May 20, 2017
How to Tell When Your Asphalt Driveway Needs Repair
Your driveway is a very important feature of your home. If it’s riddled with cracks or the surface is uneven, a driveway can result in damage to your vehicle, in addition to appearing unkempt to any passersby....
- Posted March 5, 2017
Key Spring Maintenance for your Concrete Driveway
Spring is here, and you’ve got gardening and long walks with the dog to look forward to. But chances are that your concrete driveway took some abuse from winter’s temperature swings, and what is a small issue...
- Posted April 11, 2016
Asphalt Paving: Driveway Maintenance
Asphalt is a black construction material – much like cement – that varies from solid to semisolid at room temperature. When heated to the temperature of boiling water, it can be poured. Asphalt is used in surfacing...
- Posted August 20, 2015
Sealing an Asphalt Driveway
Looking for a good hazy-day project that you wouldn’t want to tackle when the sun’s blazing? Sealing asphalt should be routine maintenance, as it prolongs the life and the quality of the surface. While pros use materials...
- Posted July 18, 2014
How to Repair Cracks in Your Asphalt Driveway
A small crack in your asphalt driveway is how it starts. Then water seeps in below the base, which leads to even more cracking and bigger and wider gaps and, eventually, potholes. Before long, really big potholes...
- Posted July 18, 2014
Fix Your Porch and Driveway Cracks
Newspaper Carrier Dayhonors 10-year-old Barney Flaherty, the nation’s first newsboy (1833). It’s also a good day to check your porch and driveway when you bend over to pick up your newspaper. Are your porch steps cracked or...
- Posted May 18, 2014
4 Steps to Cleaning Up that Heavy Oil Stain in the Driveway
Question What suggestions do you have to clean-up the heavy oil and grease stains on my concrete driveway? Dana Answer Here’s a sure way to clean up your problem and at the same time cause your neighbors...
- Posted March 4, 2014