BLACKTOP PAVING DRIVEWAYS, PARKING
LOTS AND MORE!
There are four main advantages of using blacktop for paving.
The Economical Advantages of Asphalt Paving
- Asphalt is a low-cost building material. It is less expensive, not just in actual cost, but also in terms of the time it takes to complete construction. Asphalt is often 30 to 40 % less in cost than concrete.
Durability of Asphalt Paving
- Asphalt is a reliable weather resistant material and can be designed for low and high traffic conditions. It can withstand the harshest of weather conditions and the heaviest of semi-trailers. Asphalt can also be designed to fit a specific purpose!
Asphalt Paving Safety
- Asphalt's safety feature is related to its smooth-like finish. It offers skid resistance, reduced splash back, and better visual distinction between road markings. Asphalt also helps keep roads free from ice and snow.
- Asphalt is a recyclable material. It can be used over and over, and its life cycle never ends. Asphalt roads can be dug up and then re-used again. This is what makes asphalt such a popular, modern day material. When we use itwe are preserving our natural resources, by reusing the same material over again