Archive for February 23, 2016

Does Your Landscaping Need a Boost? When Replacing Driveways Can Add Value to Your Home

Written by Small Business Magazine on February 23rd, 2016. Posted in Asphalt driveways, Concrete contractors, Concrete driveways minneapolis

Asphalt driveway minneapolis

The most effective safeguard against the need for driveway repair is proper installation and maintenance, but what many homeowners do not know is that the weather in their hometown could be damaging their driveways without their knowledge. Until major cracks surface, long-term damage from rain and snow can be hidden; while the proper angle for water drainage is a slope of approximately one-quarter inch per foot, many homes have improperly installed driveways that are absorbing water into concrete or cracking asphalt installations.

Under the proper conditions of installation and maintenance, a concrete driveway should last for more than two decades. Continue Reading No Comments