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The Ultimate Guide to Choosing Between Concrete and Asphalt Paving

Concrete vs Asphalt Paving

When it comes to choosing the right type of paving material for commercial properties, property owners are left with the choice of whether to pave with asphalt or concrete. Both offer similar results but with different benefits. While asphalt paving tends to be more cost-effective, costing between 30% and 40% less than paving using concrete, […]

All About Asphalt: Basics, History, Facts and Applications

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In 2023, the asphalt pavement industry was worth a whopping $5.4 billion in Canada. With asphalt covering more than 94% of North American roadways, this naturally occurring and commercially produced material is expected to be worth up to $23 billion by 2029 on a global scale. As much as we depend on asphalt roads, parking […]

Types of Line Marking

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Pavement line marking is an essential factor in traffic management to enhance the safety of motorists and pedestrians. Across the GTA, there are various line markings used to direct the flow of traffic, reduce the risk of accidents, and provide guidance on the moving and parking of vehicles. There are longitudinal markings, traverse markings, hazard […]

Pavement Damage Signs Condominium Owners Need to Look For

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The safety of residents and visitors both inside and outside of a condominium building is the number one priority of owners. Access roads, parking lots, and walkways must be inspected and attended to with asphalt repairs as needed. Time, weather conditions, traffic flow, and other factors all play a role in the lifespan and condition […]

Why Asphalt Paving is Better Than Concrete Paving?

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Choosing between asphalt and concrete paving isn’t always a cut and dry decision. There’s a lot of research involved to guarantee that you’re applying the right paving material that will not only yield the best results, but will also have a longer lifespan, minimal costs, and minimal maintenance. If those are the qualifying factors that […]

Dos and Don’ts After Completing an Asphalt Paving Project

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You invest a lot of time and money into keeping your commercial property clean, presentable, and visually appealing for your customers and employees to use and enjoy. Installing and maintaining durable and flexible asphalt pavement is part of your overall property upkeep. A fresh and clean asphalt application can completely revamp the entire aesthetic of […]

How to Prepare Your Asphalt for Winter Weather

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Preparing your asphalt parking lot or commercial driveway for the winter weather is your best bet for ensuring that it’ll maintain its structural integrity and strong maintenance all throughout the season. Over time, your asphalt parking lot will inevitably incur a few damages here and there. This is usually caused by regular usage and normal […]

Different Types of Pothole Repair Methods

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In the aftermath of winter, you may have noticed that your asphalt parking lot is looking a little worse for wear right now. Some of the most prevalent winter damages include cracking and massive potholes. These damages are caused by a number of elements that often come together in the winter months. Weight from vehicular […]

Why Asphalt Is the Superior Option for Your Commercial Paving Projects

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As a business owner, your storefront property is understandably your pride and joy. In order to make an excellent first impression on your customers and keep them coming back for more, it’s not enough to simply offer them great customer service. You also need to prove to them that you care about your business by […]

How Commercial Environmentally-Friendly Asphalt Paving Practices Can Help Minimize Your Carbon Footprint

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Believe it or not, asphalt is the most environmentally sustainable, renewable, and recyclable material in the construction and paving industry. In North America alone, approximately 100 million tons of asphalt paving material is reclaimed and about 95 million of that is recycled or reused for new road installation or repair projects. Considering the sheer volume […]