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Home Buying Is Easier When You Know Your Remodeling Options

While I am not a professional contractor, I have a good friend who is. He often calls and tells me about his days and I have learned a lot about home renovations and remodeling options just listening to his stories. Knowing my home remodeling options greatly aided the shopping experience when I was ready to purchase my first home. I wanted to live in a location close to my family, and there were limited homes on the market in the area. However, due to knowing what changes could be made to an existing home, I was able to find a good house that I knew I could make great with just a few changes after I bought it. I was recently inspired to create a blog to share what I have learned about home renovations with anyone who would like to read it!

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Does Your Commercial Parking Lot And New Road Need To Be Repaired? Consider Asphalt First

If you have a commercial space and you share a private road and parking lot with another business, and the drive and parking lot are in bad shape, consider getting a road construction crew to repave it. It doesn't matter what the current area is composed of, either concrete or asphalt, asphalt will be a great option to consider for the replacement project.

The condition of your road and parking lot is a direct reflection of your business, and you want your patients or customers or clients to get the impression that you care about maintaining your property. Here are a few reasons to consider asphalt for the project.


Asphalt is one of the fastest repair options you can choose when you need a new roadway and parking lot. It's quick for the following reasons:

  • Can go over the existing surfaces
  • Fast dry time
  • Application is poured from a truck and rolled within hours

You don't have the mess you would have with other materials when you choose to have asphalt installed, and the job will be completed quickly.


Asphalt is much cheaper to have put down than to have a new roadway and parking lot poured from concrete. The company that you share the parking lot with can split the bill with you to make it more affordable, and you'll want to get a few different quotes to find the lowest price.


Asphalt is a very easy material for you to maintain over time. It will have to be sealed to maintain its composition and color over the years, but to repair any flaws you just have to go over it with another coating of asphalt. You don't have to saw it or dig up the existing structure to make repairs or to fix concerns. The material will expand in the summer when the temperatures have risen, and contract during freezing temperatures to prevent damages.

If you need a large space surfaced or repaired for your roadway and for a commercial parking lot, and you don't want to spend a lot of money but you need a great reliable material, asphalt is the way to go. Call a couple of road construction companies like Lien Transportation Co to see when they could fit the project into their schedule, and to see how much it's going to cost you to get the project completed and the road repaired to look like new.