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Effects on Cars When Hitting Potholes

You don't even see it coming, but you absolutely notice when that pothole sends a jarring shake through your whole vehicle. Traffic was tightly-packed around you. There was no way you could have missed it. While you didn't necessarily make any driving mistakes, did you just do serious damage to your car? Quite possibly. People…
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The Effects of Road De-Icing Products Used on Asphalt

Winter has officially returned, accompanied by characteristic low temperatures and seasonal weather systems. While the possibility of snow can be iffy in many sea-level areas in the Pacific Northwest, we certainly see our fair share of frosty conditions (especially in the early mornings and late evenings). Chilly weather may be the perfect excuse to hole…
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Just In Time for Fall: An Asphalt Maintenance Refresher Course

Asphalt isn’t just laid down and left to the elements. There is plenty to be done to prepare it for the extremes it will face when winter comes barreling through. We’ve got a few tips for you to take advantage of as a refresher on how to keep your asphalt surfaces in good shape --…
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10 Asphalt Facts You Should Know

Asphalt is a material used for building pavement and is made from gravel, sand, stones, and asphalt cement. It is exceptionally durable and is the only material that can be used as perpetual pavement (one that will last indefinitely). There are many interesting facts about asphalt and these facts fall under one of three categories:…
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