Sealer Additives Add Up

Sealer Additives Add Up

A key to improved profitability By Jeff Winke Any help in boosting….increasing….turbocharging….. profit for an asphalt paving sealcoat contractor is definitely welcome. Skip the flim-flam, sure-bet promises. What really works? What can be done to improve the projects...
Selling the Pluses of Sealcoating

Selling the Pluses of Sealcoating

Managing customer expectations By Jeff Winke When applied properly, asphalt pavement sealcoat looks miraculous! The paved surface looks fresh, brand new, and as good as a 10-year-old boy dressed in his Sunday’s best. Sealcoating is the process of applying a protective...
Sealcoating Additives Add the Extra Oomph

Sealcoating Additives Add the Extra Oomph

They can boost protection, performance By Jeff Winke Sealcoating applied to a new, freshly paved, rich black asphalt pavement surface provides a sustainable layer of protection. Adding additives to sealcoat formula can enhance its power while also tweaking elements of...
Pushing the Sealcoat Season Envelope

Pushing the Sealcoat Season Envelope

How late in autumn and early in spring can one go? By Jeff Winke Pushing it… pushing the envelope. The phrase is commonly understood, but the origins have nothing to do with a paper container for letters. It comes from science geeks referring to the mathematical...
STAR LTCA

STAR LTCA

Low Temperature Cure Additive Complementing its line of high-performance additives, STAR has introduced LTCA (Low Temperature Cure Additive), which is designed for sealcoatings to optimally cure under cooler ambient and surface temperatures, as encountered in early...