How to Blacktop a Driveway?

Answer Applying blacktop to your driveway is an economical, durable and attractive solution to damage caused by every day wear and tear. The process is very simple and straightforward, and with some simpl... Read More »

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How to Sealcoat a Blacktop Driveway?

Blacktop is a common material used most frequently for a homeowner's driveway. While a well cared for driveway can look elegant and boost the appeal of a home, a cracked and worn blacktop simply lo... Read More »

How thick should a blacktop driveway be?

Two inches of blacktop are sufficient for driveways. What is more important than the thickness of the asphalt is the type and thickness of the gravel underneath. Use crushed, angular gravel, piled ... Read More »

How Do You Remove Oil Stains From a Blacktop Driveway?

Despite your best intentions, oil leaks can't always be prevented. If you have had car trouble, and consequently, noticed an ugly, dark oil stain on your blacktop driveway, you may be overwhelmed a... Read More »

How often should you seal a blacktop driveway?

You should seal a blacktop or asphalt driveway every two to four years. Asphalt driveways can last 15 to 30 years if properly constructed and maintained. Sealcoating helps maintain elasticity and k... Read More »