Benefits and Limitations of  Cracksealing

Benefits and Limitations of Cracksealing

The go-to solution extends pavement life and prevents problems By Jeff Winke The superstition has many people avoiding stepping on cracks. Early folk beliefs held that cracks were not something to trifle with because danger lurked in these empty spaces. The cracks...
Winter is Opportunity Time

Winter is Opportunity Time

How sealcoating contractors can prep for the new season By Jeff Winke For sealcoating contractors the winter season shut down should not mean that everything stops. It is an opportunity… a set of circumstances that makes it possible to do something positive for...
Additives

Additives

Extending production into colder weather By Jeff Winke As the days click past and the seasons flip from warm… to cool… to cold, asphalt and sealcoating contractors look for ways to extend their productivity. Does everything need to shut down until Spring?...
Color Sealcoating Best Uses

Color Sealcoating Best Uses

Aesthetic appearance improves with color By Jeff Winke A pavement’s condition and functionality speaks volumes about the establishment that it serves. A well-groomed and maintained asphalt-paved parking lot, for instance, will reveal the owner’s value for safety and...
Sealcoat Additives

Sealcoat Additives

Enhance both the project and contractor’s reputation benefit By Jeff Winke In his paper, “Sealcoating Additives–An Overview,” Girish C. Dubey, president of STAR, Inc., Columbus, Ohio, wrote: “Simply defined, additives are materials added to enhance the...