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The Bad News About Modern Roads…

When someone says “climate change,” the images that pop into your head probably include rising sea levels or melting glaciers, but one that probably doesn’t phase you is melting roadways. In a recent study by Arizona State University, researchers found that today’s roadways aren’t equipped to deal with a warmer climate.

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5 Landscaping Ideas That Use Stones

Whether you just moved into your new home or you want to revise your current landscaping, our asphalt paving company has some great suggestions for stone usage. Because stones come in a wide variety of shapes, sizes, and colors, they’re a great creative element for landscaping your front or back yard. Here are some ideas for your home.

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The Benefits of a Career in the Asphalt Industry

Are you interested in a career, not just a job, consider the benefits of joining the asphalt industry. There are many different benefits to working at an asphalt paving company. Here are just a few.

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10 Ways to Upgrade Your Patio This Summer

Summer is officially here and at our paver installation company, we know you’re going to be using your patio for relaxing nights, holiday parties, get-togethers, and more. Whether your patio is dated or it’s just plain, we have some great ways you can upgrade it for the season.

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How to Clean Asphalt and Concrete

If you have a concrete or asphalt driveway or patio, chances are it’s become pretty dirty over the years. Luckily, cleaning it is easy and only requires a few tools. Here, our asphalt paving experts explain how to deep clean your asphalt and concrete.

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Keep Your Asphalt Looking Great with a Maintenance Plan

At Mr. Pavement, we know that a parking lot or driveway is a big investment and keeping it in great shape is important. That’s why our asphalt paving experts suggest developing a maintenance plan. With regular maintenance and upkeep, you can extend the lifespan of your asphalt, maintain its quality condition, and keep it looking like new.

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Pavers vs. Stamped Concrete

One of the most common questions our design and sales team is asked during landscape and pool consolation sessions is “Which is the better patio material, pavers or stamped concrete?” While initial visual appearance is always at the forefront of our minds, our designers carefully consider the durability and maintenance of the paving materials we suggest and install.

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8 FAQs About Concrete

At Mr. Pavement, we specialize in both asphalt and concrete paving. While both have their benefits, concrete tends to be more affordable and can be used to create patios, driveways, walkways, and more. Here are some common questions we get about concrete.

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6 Additions for Your Patio

At our patio paving company, we know that patios are a great way to add livable space to your home and are perfect for parties, get-togethers, celebrations, and more. If you’ve been wanting to spruce up your patio, we have a few suggestions on how to do so.

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We Could Soon Be Driving on Solar Roadways

While solar roadways may seem a thing of the future, they’re closer to being a real thing than you think. An Idaho company called Solar Roadways has developed solar-powered glass pavers and is testing their performance – the company has installed150 square feet of hexagon-shaped solar panels in a downtown Idaho plaza that people can walk and bicycle on.

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