Crack Repair Questions

What is hot-pour crack filler?

By |2018-02-22T15:07:12-06:00February 15th, 2018||

Hot-pour crack filler is a flexible, rubber-like commercial-grade product that is used to repair cracks in asphalt pavements. It starts out as a solid, rubber block that is melted down in a special kettle and heated to 400 degrees. Once melted, the crack filler is applied over cracks and hardens up deep inside the crack,

Are crack repairs permanent repairs?

By |2018-02-15T16:02:21-06:00February 15th, 2018||

Usually not. Cracks are filled more than repaired. If a repaired/filled crack continues to grow or flex, the repair or filler will open. Changes in temperature will cause the asphalt to expand and contract, and will cause cracks to open back up. CRACK REPAIRS DO NOT ELIMINATE THE CAUSE OF THE DEFECT BUT RATHER SLOW

Can pavement sealer fill cracks in the pavement?

By |2018-02-15T16:01:59-06:00February 15th, 2018||

No, pavement sealer will not fill cracks in the pavement. Cracks come in many sizes, and we offer different solutions depending on the size. Once pavement damage has started, it tends to progress at an increasing rate. The sooner problems are addressed, the greater cost savings are achieved.