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Driveway Repair Mattapan MA

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.

Madden Asphalt Company
(617) 254-0000
33 Bradston St
Boston, MA
 
Derbes Brothers Incorporated Contrg
(617) 471-9190
44 Branch St
Quincy, MA
 
Botti Jos Co Inc
(617) 298-0038
7 Topeka St
Boston, MA
 
A Monti Granite Company
(617) 773-6940
266 Centre St
Quincy, MA
 
Donegal Paving
(617) 770-2722
130 Gardiner Rd
Quincy, MA
 
Agc Granite Ceramic Tile
(617) 479-8060
65 Billings Rd
Quincy, MA
 
Colby James P & Sons Masonry
(857) 222-1111
109 Brooks Ave
Quincy, MA
 
Aaa Sheet Metal Company
(617) 472-6693
238 Willard St
Quincy, MA
 
Dibona Paving
(617) 773-0192
25 Adams St
Quincy, MA
 
Macdougall Masonry
(617) 734-4429
19 Orkney Rd
Brighton, MA
 

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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