Most homeowners are probably focused on maintenance of the house itself. However, your driveway is an important aspect of your property that gets daily use. After years of wear and tear, you might notice cracks or potholes forming. With asphalt paving, you can improve the quality of the driveway and ensure it lasts for years to come. Take a look at the top benefits of this service.
Why You Should Pave Your Driveway
1. Curb Appeal
Although a gravel or dirt driveway may be a serviceable, low-cost option, it might leave your property looking less than appealing to visitors or passersby. Asphalt paving will enhance your property’s curb appeal and help it look cleaner, neater, and more inviting. As an added benefit, a smooth driveway is also less likely to damage vehicles parked on it or cause injury due to tripping or slipping hazards.
Asphalt pavement can last for up to 20 years with regular care before you’ll need to schedule driveway replacement. Asphalt can withstand environmental pressures ranging from extreme heat to freezing and thawing water, as it can expand and contract to adapt to changing weather conditions.
Asphalt can also withstand regular exposure to harmful ultraviolet light when regularly sealed. These combined qualities will enable you to count on a smooth, even surface for years at a time requiring minimal upkeep.
3. Avoid Getting Stuck
After rain or snow storms, soil is typically soft and unsupportive, and even the smallest vehicles can become stuck in the resulting mud. Not only will this make it difficult to leave and access your property, but it could lead to soil erosion and slowly damage or degrade your land. By paving your driveway or parking areas, you’ll ensure that your property is protected from accidental damage and that you can park without ever worrying about getting your vehicle stuck.
If you need reliable asphalt paving or snow removal, contact Guarco Construction in Granby, CT. We are family-owned and -operated, and have served Hartford County and the surrounding areas since 1974. We specialize in commercial and residential paving and snow removal. We are renowned for their friendly, dependable service, attention to detail, and competitive rates. Learn more about us online or call (860) 278-5558 to schedule your snow removal or asphalt paving.
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