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Driveway Repair Blackfoot ID

Small cracks and chinks in a driveway can easily become crevices and potholes if not fixed and patched promptly. If small enough, the job is a relatively easy fix, but consult a professional for any major driveway repair. Check the listings and information below to find more on driveway repair.

H-K Contractors Inc
(208) 523-6600
6350 S Yellowstone Hwy
Idaho Falls, ID
Lott Construction
(208) 524-6400
976 E Iona Rd
Idaho Falls, ID
Premier Paving
(208) 529-5782
1990 Dalmation Dr
Idaho Falls, ID
C & A Paving
(208) 362-4244
4015 Banner St
Boise, ID
Thompson Paving
(208) 356-7131
1332 S Thompson St
Rexburg, ID
Meltdown Asphalt Maintenance
(208) 524-1155
2315 W Heritage Cir
Idaho Falls, ID
Beco Construction Co Inc
(208) 529-9891
3655 Professional Way
Idaho Falls, ID
Accent Deck & Patio
(208) 342-8014
2814 Jordan St
Boise, ID
Rocky Mountain Paving Inc
(208) 362-4242
8910 S Pleasant Valley Rd
Boise, ID
Spokane Rock Products Inc
(208) 773-6225
3795 W Seltice Way
Coeur D Alene, ID

Home Remodeling Tip: Driveway Repair

Driveway Repair

home remodeling articles and tips

topic: exterior walkways
by Allison B.


Keeping Your Driveway In-Shape

Your driveway is an important part of your real estate holdings, as it aids in yard drainage and gives your cars and feet a solid base of support. Driveways do require periodic maintenance, however, to ensure they will be around for many years. Here's what to consider as you evaluate your driveway and think about driveway repair.

Asphalt is one of the most common driveway materials, as it is attractive, relatively easy to install and economical. Asphalt can wear thin over time, so it is important to do a little driveway repair each year. In the spring or fall, walk along the driveway and look for cracks or chips.

It is important to clean an asphalt driveway thoroughly, using a push-broom and soap-and-water solution in any area where there has been a driveway repair. Try using laundry detergent and a stiff-bristle brush. If engine oil has leaked onto the driveway, use a special cleaner just for that.

To fill a driveway crack, patch it with a caulk-like compound that is available at many home improvement stores. Just add a bead of the compound into the crack and smooth it out with a putty knife.

These types of driveway repair issues can arise from age, wear and tear or improper site preparation or installation. Regardless the cause, it pays to stay on top of small driveway repairs before they become big problems...

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