Boise Commercial Asphalt

Repairing Sinking and Heaving Asphalt

man walking in a parking lot that needs repair

Asphalt can be your best friend or your worst enemy--and sometimes, a little bit of repair and maintenance makes all the difference. One frustration you might have with your asphalt is the "sinking and heaving" problem--a parking lot that dips in one corner and/or lifts way too high in another,...

Asphalt Repair Types Part 3

Now for the final installment of this educational series!  If you haven't read the first two posts, they contain other methods and styles of asphalt repair so you may want to skim over them. 

Here are four more types of asphalt repair methods:

Asphalt Repair Types Part 1

When it comes to asphalt repair, it may seem pretty upfront and simple.  Just fix it.  Well, that's similar to telling an auto mechanic to 'just fix it'.  There could be any one of many different methods or actions needed to fix the problem for both vehicles and asphalt. 

Here is the...

Hot Pavement and Heat Shimmers

While this article may not be the most useful post you've ever read, it answers a question that many have been wondering for their entire life: What causes the 'heat shimmers' over hot pavement?  You've certainly noticed the distortion of your vision over the pavement on a hot day and wondered...

Typical Parking Lot Questions 1

When it comes to parking lots, people generally have quite a few questions. This is common as not many people have experience with parking lots and if so, they've only ever had one.  With that in mind, there are many questions that people have about parking lots.  Here are some answers to the...

Wal-Mart Parking Lot! and Idaho Asphalt Services

While there isn't often mention of paving and pavement industry information in the mainstream news media, there is one song that speaks to the good times that can be had in a parking lot.  Chris Cagle's song, "Wal-Mart Parking Lot" is a tribute to the good times had in high school while just...

Common Pavement Problems in Boise

Many people don’t know that pavement can have many different types of issues.  When properly installed the first time, your sidewalk, driveway, and street should be able to last for years.  However, exposure to weather, temperature changes and the possibility of improper installment can all...

Have Paving Needs? We Can Help!

If you have a commercial or residential paving project, let us help you take care of it.  As the premier Boise commercial asphalt company, we service clients with a focus on customer service and superior quality. 

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Common Pavement Questions, Answered

Idaho Asphalt

When it comes to paving considerations for commercial or residential jobs, there are a few common questions.  Here at Pavement Specialties, we are more than willing to answer any questions you have.  Here are a few of the most common questions.

How can I protect my new asphalt?...