Category: Paving Industry

What to Expect: Crackfill & Sealcoat

Your parking lot is the welcome mat of your business. Weather, like rain and intense sunlight, affects your asphalt, degrading the surface and causing it to break apart. Regular maintenance should include sealcoating and crackfill to keep your parking lot in the best shape possible.   Sealcoating applies a layer of protective liquid over the top […]

What to Expect: Paving

If you’re getting ready to pave your driveway, parking lot, or any other outdoor surface for the first time, you’re probably wondering what to expect. Paving is a significant investment; you’ll want to ensure it’s done right! This blog will answer some of the most common questions about paving.  How does paving work? Asphalt combines […]

When Is The Best Time To Asphalt A Driveway

Spring and Summer are busy seasons for asphalt paving contractors because they feature the ideal warmer temperatures for paving. What if you notice your driveway has cracks in it over the winter? You’d like to have it fixed sooner rather than later, but is it feasible to have it paved over in the winter?  Let’s […]

How To Test The Strength Of Concrete

Concrete is arguably the most essential building material used in our society. It’s used to build the foundation of many homes and commercial buildings as well as other infrastructures such as roads, bridges, and dams. Concrete works because it is strong and durable, but it is crucial that construction crews mix its ingredients properly in […]

Asphalt Paving Scam – What You Need To Know

Have you ever been approached by someone claiming to be a paving contractor? Perhaps they say that they are paving other projects in the area and they ask if you want yours paved too. They say they can do it at a discounted price. It sounds too good to be true, doesn’t it? At Blackjack […]

What is Sealcoating a Parking Lot?

Asphalt is tough, but over time it will succumb to the environment. You’ve likely seen the evidence: cracks in the pavement of your business’s parking lot or the wearing away of parking lines. One of the ways BlackJack paving has helped businesses maintain the look and function of their property is by offering parking lot […]