Proper Preparation

Proper Preparation

The key to success is in the prep By Jeff Winke Effective asphalt sealcoating starts with the preparation. As one contractor said… with sealcoating it is 95% preparation and 5% actual sealing. It is as Benjamin Franklin astutely said: “By failing to prepare, you...
Cracks, Crack Sealing Explained

Cracks, Crack Sealing Explained

Causes, culprits, and treatment By Jeff Winke Folklore and myths survive. Walk down a sidewalk or cross the street with a bunch of friends and observe how many avoid stepping on cracks. When asked, they’ll respond that they don’t want to break their momma’s back or...
Get Ready to Start Crack Sealing

Get Ready to Start Crack Sealing

By Ade Craig For many regions of the country, freezing winter temperatures keep sealcoating contractors and pavement maintenance professionals cooped up, unable to get out onto the pavement. As temperatures begin to rise, so do the number of calls seeking repair to...
Best Size Sealcoating Machine

Best Size Sealcoating Machine

Choosing what you need for each size job By Jeff Winke In a perfect world, the sealcoating machine would automatically size and configure itself for the job at hand. Small driveway…BOOM, no problem! Giant residential or industrial complex…POOF, easy peasy!...
Sealcoat Additives

Sealcoat Additives

The smart choice for saving time and money By Jeff Winke In a way, adding additives to pavement sealcoating can be the magic that helps save time and money… at least that is what is said. How does it work? What is the magic? How can sealcoat additives be a smart...