Asphalt is one of the most popular driveway materials alongside concrete. It looks better, it is long-lasting and can be installed easily.
Asphalt offers several advantages for both consumers and the environment. Here are some of the benefits of asphalt driveways;
- Asphalt is durable and long-lasting
When appropriately installed, asphalt can last from 15-20 years; this estimate can lengthen if you Do regular preventive maintenance to the surface.
- It is 100% recyclable
Asphalt is the most recycled product in America. Not only is recycled asphalt better for the end product but also for the environment.
- It is suitable for noise reduction
Asphalt basically absorbs road noise due to its open-graded surfaces, fine-graded and materials used.
- It is economical and beautiful
asphalt can be the least expensive option for driveways compared to other hard surface driveways. It offers a very sharp, clean, sleek black look which is inviting to visitors.
- Asphalt driveways are safe
This product contributes to your home’s safety in several ways; because of its water managing qualities, asphalt is skid resistant. The dark color helps in melting ice and snowmaking your driveway safe for cars and pedestrians.
Installing asphalt driveways can be a little tricky if you live in an area that requires the subgrade to settle for a couple of weeks. But generally, asphalt can be driven at least 24 hours after installation.
Suppose you’re considering having a new asphalt driveway installed or an existing one overlayed, and you’re staying in Canyon Lake, San Marcos, Seguin, Spring Branch, Wimberley, Buda, Kyle, Lockhart, and New Braunfels and the surrounding areas up to 50 miles. In that case, you can contact Coats of Armor for more information on Driveways and installations.