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Driveway Repair East Lansing MI

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.

Pavement Management Services
(517) 485-5291
435 S Washington Sq Ste B
Lansing, MI
 
Easy-Mark Striping
(517) 393-1390
6500 Cooper Rd
Lansing, MI
 
Mckearney Asphalt & Sealing
(517) 484-3188
901 E Gier St
Lansing, MI
 
Lansing Asphalt Terminal Co
(517) 322-9400
3900 S Creyts Rd
Lansing, MI
 
Reith Riley Construction Co
(517) 721-0103
4150 S Creyts Rd
Lansing, MI
 
Farside Construction
(517) 485-1896
1310 W Hillsdale St
Lansing, MI
 
Ray's Driveway Sealing
(517) 930-0498
5822 Harper Road
Holt, MI
 
Spartan Asphalt Paving Company
(517) 482-9611
16777 Wood Rd
Lansing, MI
 
Dave Force Patching Seal Coating & Striping
(517) 327-3971
1500 Elmwood Rd
Lansing, MI
 
Advanced Paving Co
(517) 322-0175
7828 Lanac St
Lansing, MI
 

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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