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Driveway Repair Rockford IL

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.

State Line Asphalt Seal Coat & Strip Service
(815) 968-5941
3821 E State St
Rockford, IL
(815) 515-8773
2224 23rd Ave
Rockford, IL
Northern Illinois Blacktop
(815) 229-6070
1551 Greenview
Rockford, IL
American Driveway Maintenance Inc
(815) 965-7902
1222 Buchanan St
Rockford, IL
Done Right Seal & Stripe, Inc
(815) 962-6004
6397 11th St
Rockford, IL
Fahrner Asphalt Sealers Inc
(815) 986-1180
129 Phelps Ave
Rockford, IL
Dem Paving
(815) 229-5591
4020 11th St
Rockford, IL
Dahlhouser & Sons Asphalt Paving & Sealant
(815) 961-0628
3601 Sunnyside Ave Fl 1
Rockford, IL
AAT Infrared, Inc.
(815) 966-0164
4011 N Mulford Rd.
Loves Park, IL
Property maintenance

J W Seal Coating
(815) 639-9310
10402 Geneva Dr
Rockford, IL

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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