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Driveway Repair Washington DC

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.

Home Depot
(301) 345-6738
4700 Cherry Hill Rd
College Park, MD
 
Ashland Oil Inc
(202) 223-8290
555 12th St Nw
Washington, DC
 
Metro Offices
(202) 261-3500
1250 Connecticut Ave., NW
Washington, DC
 
District Paving Company Plant
(202) 832-7678
2237 33rd St Ne
Washington, DC
 
Manganaro Mid Atlantic
(703) 243-0026
1301 N Troy St
Arlington, VA
 
RMS Paving Contractor
(202) 232-4122
2301 Cathedral Ave Nw
Washington, DC
 
Capitol Paving Of DC Inc
(202) 544-7603
616 11th St Ne
Washington, DC
 
Paving Management Corp
(202) 526-3350
1525 W St Ne
Washington, DC
 
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American Contracting
(703) 778-3087
3000 10th St N
Arlington, VA
 

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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