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Driveway Repair Parkersburg WV

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.

West Virginia Paving Inc
(304) 422-4709
Hickory St
Parkersburg, WV
 
Twin Rivers Construction
(740) 373-4661
323 Old River Rd Mskngm Twp
Parkersburg, WV
 
Affordable Asphalt Maintainence
(304) 424-0290
921 Market St
Parkersburg, WV
 
Blacktop Industries
(304) 424-6169
921 Market St
Parkersburg, WV
 
Buildings Unlimited
(304) 295-7112
1205 Grand Central Ave
Parkersburg, WV
 
John Desmond
(304) 485-8312
681 Red Hill Rd
Parkersburg, WV
 
Martin Marietta Aggregates
(304) 428-5501
Kanawha St
Parkersburg, WV
 
Kelly Carl Paving Inc
(304) 424-7353
921 Market St
Parkersburg, WV
 
Asphalt Maintenance
(304) 295-9541
55 9th St
Parkersburg, WV
 
Tripletts Asphalt Maintenance
(304) 865-5651
PO Box 5093
Parkersburg, WV
 

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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