The Disadvantages of Asphalt?

Answer If you have driven down the street, you have most likely done so on asphalt pavement. It is used to pave roads, freeways, jogging pathways, parking lots and even driveways. Though asphalt is relati... Read More »

Top Q&A For: The Disadvantages of Asphalt

What does asphalt cost?

The cost of asphalt can vary depending on the use. For example, when asphalt is used to make a driveway, the cost ranges between $1 and $5 per square foot. It can also be used to make a roof, which... Read More »

How to Install Asphalt?

A driveway paved with asphalt can last as long as 40 years. Asphalt is durable, resilient and low-maintenance. The process of paving with asphalt is not difficult, but proper asphalt installation r... Read More »

Can asphalt be recycled?

Reclaimed asphalt pavement (RAP) can be recycled using the hot recycling or the cold recycling method. Both methods involve mixing RAP with new asphalt and a recycling agent and can be done at a ce... Read More »

How soon can you drive on new asphalt?

Once new asphalt has been put down, it is recommend that vehicles stay off of it for at least two days to ensure the asphalt properly sets. If vehicles drive on it too soon, tires will leave impres... Read More »