Asphalt or Concrete? The Choice is Yours; Here’s the Facts

Written by Small Business Magazine on April 20th, 2016. Posted in Asphalt driveway mn, Asphalt driveway st. paul, Asphalt repair mn

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It?s spring, and with spring comes a startling realization: your driveway is no longer looking as fresh as it used to. What can you do?

When a driveway is maintained and installed correctly, it can last for many years. Over time, though, even the toughest of driveways will begin to show cracks and crumbles. Here?s the important facts you need to know for your home.

Concrete v. Asphalt

The two top choices for paving a driveway are concrete, and asphalt.
Concrete is ideal because:

  • It lasts the longest (up to 50 years) while asphalt will often need to be repaved every few years, and eventually requires replacement sooner.
  • It can come in dozens of colors and hues, and even be stamped with patterns
  • Concrete driveways are often considered the more aesthet