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Driveway Repair Council Bluffs IA

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.

Us Asphalt Co
(402) 734-2222
2991 G St
Omaha, NE
 
Micheels Construction Company
(402) 455-2983
3634 N Post Rd
Omaha, NE
 
Flinn Paving Co
(402) 393-2670
6506 Grover St
Omaha, NE
 
Ace Hardware
(402) 291-5517
Galvin & Harvel
Bellevue, NE
 
Parking Area Maintenance Inc
(402) 496-3400
2028 Keystone Dr
Omaha, NE
 
Midwest Contracting
(402) 346-6793
4101 Woolworth Ave
Omaha, NE
 
Masonry Construction Inc
(402) 738-1433
908 Camp Gifford Rd
Bellevue, NE
 
Mbc Construction Inc
(402) 397-2120
3108 S 67th St
Omaha, NE
 
Twin City Masonry & Concrete
(402) 293-7772
508 Waldruh Dr
Bellevue, NE
 
Layman Paving
(402) 496-4600
2600 Keystone Dr
Omaha, NE
 

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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