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Driveway Repair Gresham OR

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.

B Sharp LLC
(503) 761-8080
2327 Se 158th Ave
Portland, OR
Arrow Striping & Painting Incorporated
(503) 254-7895
2260 Se 110th Ave
Portland, OR
J P Contractors Inc
(503) 284-8412
5402 Ne Columbia Blvd
Portland, OR
City of Portland Maintenance Bureau
(503) 823-7575
2929 N Kerby Ave
Portland, OR
J & R Paving
(360) 256-0681
PO Box 820366
Vancouver, WA
Oregon Asphaltic Paving Company
(503) 252-1497
1220 Se 190th Ave
Portland, OR
Frontier Excavating
(503) 761-3524
3942 Se 116th Ave
Portland, OR
All Pro Paving and Seal Coating Company
(503) 281-9500
5160 Ne Columbia Blvd
Portland, OR
Jacobsen K F & Company Incorporated
(503) 282-0983
1208 N River St
Portland, OR
Action Paving
(360) 254-9526
11616 Ne 224th Ave
Vancouver, WA

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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