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Driveway Repair Mishawaka IN

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.

Arnt Asphalt Sealing Inc
(574) 233-1505
1224 S 26th St
South Bend, IN
 
Rieth -Riley Construction Co Inc
(574) 288-8321
25200 State Road 23
South Bend, IN
 
Asphalt Engineer Paving & Trucking
(574) 289-5557
59755 Market St
South Bend, IN
 
Michiana Grounds Management
(574) 273-1422
59561 Market St
South Bend, IN
 
Ritschard Bros Inc
(574) 288-4777
1204 W Sample St
South Bend, IN
 
Advanced Masonry Const Inc
(574) 233-2765
828 KeRR St
South Bend, IN
 
Bit Mat Products
(574) 287-2828
24359 State Road 23
South Bend, IN
 
Walsh & Kelly Inc
(574) 288-4811
24358 S R 23
South Bend, IN
 
A & W Masonry Builders Inc
(574) 277-2682
50677 Ravenna Ct
South Bend, IN
 
Concrete Asphalt Recycling
(574) 237-1928
2950 Lathrop St
South Bend, IN
 

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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