The studies show that between May 15 and October 31 is the best time to begin and complete a residential asphalt paving project in the U.S. It’s the reason that so many homeowners are now reviewing the advantages that asphalt paving can bring to their home space. That said, Mt. Pleasant Blacktopping is open year round and installs when weather permits.
To help guide the selection process when choosing paving companies, we’ll address four questions to consider within this latest post.
- Does the Company Have the Experience?
An experienced paving company can help to improve the results from your asphalt paving project. They can work with you to learn more about your needs and create a plan that will keep your driveway looking its peak aesthetic best for the years to come. Experience will also mean that the company understands how to form the optimal foundation for the project. They can address problems with the topography of the driveway and work around them during their paving work.
- Do they Follow the Optimal Safety Procedures?
As part of any residential asphalt paving project, it’s important to work with a company that has a clear understanding on the required safety procedures in managing the project. For example, does their team wear the optimal safety gear such as hardhats and protective footwear? Are they able to use the latest safety systems to protect the structure of your property during their paving work? Before you choose a residential asphalt paving company, make sure you speak to them about their safety procedures.
- Can You Speak with Past Clients?
Getting information from previous clients of the company is one of the best ways to ensure that they complete high quality work. When speaking with previous clients, make sure you discuss the company’s commitment to cost considerations and timelines. Did they complete the work to the required budget? Did they finish work within the timeline agreed upon at the outset? These are important considerations in choosing a residential paving specialist.
- Does the Company Offer Maintenance?
While most asphalt paving work will look great for many years to come, some maintenance may be required to manage the paving process and ensure any small areas of damage are fixed over the coming years. Make sure the company is experienced within the maintenance process and can help you keep the driveway in peak condition.