RESIDENTIAL ASPHALT DRIVEWAY PAVING IN TORONTO AND THE GTA

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Pavemar Paving is the best paving company in Toronto for your residential paving needs.

95% of our residential projects can be completed within one day.

Whether we are Replacing, Resurfacing or Reshaping your asphalt driveway, we ensure to create the best solution for your home.

Continue scrolling down this page to see some of our recent work or fill out our form below to get some expert advice and a free quote!

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Asphalt Driveway on Stouffville Estate | Pavemar Paving

Stouffville Estate Driveway

This custom asphalt driveway has two coats of asphalt for industrial strength. The top coat was installed in one-shot on a warm summer day for an optimal finish.

North York Asphalt Driveway | Pavemar Paving

North York Laneway Driveway

Waterproofing repairs along the foundation of this home required this driveway to be completed in two phases. Watch this video to learn more.

Shared Asphalt Driveway in Markham Ontario | Pavemar Paving

Shared Asphalt Driveway in Markham

Rather than cutting the old driveway down the property line, both neighbours agreed it was time to replace the driveway in its entirety.

Driveway Resurfacing in Aurora Ontario | Pavemar Paving

Driveway Resurfacing in Aurora

The old asphalt on this property acted as a strong base layer for our asphalt resurfacing and saved the client from going over budget on this renovation.

Asphalt Driveway in Uxbridge Ontario | Pavemar Paving

Custom Driveway Design in Uxbridge

This property demanded a driveway design that keeps movement in mind to accommodate this client's needs.

Residential Asphalt Driveway in Toronto Ontario | Pavemar Paving

Asphalt Driveway in Toronto

Interior renovations on this home caused the original driveway to experience wear and tear from heavy contractor use. Nothing like a fresh layer of asphalt to make the outside of this home look just as good as it does on the inside.

U-Shaped Asphalt Driveway in Mississauga Ontario | Pavemar Paving

U-Shaped Driveway in Mississauga

In collaboration with the landscaper on this project we laid a U-shaped driveway that met up seamlessly with their new interlocking bricks leading into the home.

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What's The Best Time of Year to Replace a Driveway?

June 08, 20233 min read

WHAT'S THE BEST TIME OF THE YEAR TO REPLACE A DRIVEWAY?

A recent study in The Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics revealed that curb appeal could affect up to 7% of the price of your home. Whether you're planning to stay for many more years or thinking about selling, it's a good idea to consider the state of your driveway.

Driveway replacement can instantly boost curb appeal and make your home look nicer. However, when is the best time to replace your driveway? Read on to find out.

THE BEST TEMPERATURES FOR DRIVEWAY REPLACEMENT

If you have a brand-new asphalt driveway installed, the base layer should only be placed when the temperature of the ground is 5°C or more. However, the upper layers require temperatures of 10°C or more. These are the minimum temperature requirements.

So what's the best season to pave a driveway?

It's better to wait until temperatures reach 20°C or higher. Firm ground and warmer surface and air temperatures are best for paving with asphalt. That's why we recommend having driveways paved or repaired in the late spring or summer.

 

WHAT ELSE IMPACTS PAVING A DRIVEWAY?

Temperature isn't the only factor that can affect asphalt paving. The weather also plays a part and can impact the installation process.

For instance, heavy rain can cause the asphalt to cool too fast. It can also cause water damage.

The best time to install a driveway is in the warmer but dryer months.

 

WHAT ABOUT EMERGENCY REPAIRS?

Driveway replacement is one thing, but what about emergency repairs? These include big potholes, serious cracks, and overall structural failure. You don't have to (and shouldn't) ignore these issues. Even in the winter, it's possible for an asphalt repair company to patch these up.

Cold-mix asphalt is pliable enough to use even in winter. Keep in mind that cold mix patches are often only enough to get you through the winter. Come warmer weather, you should get a proper repair with hot-mix asphalt.

 

SIGNS YOU NEED A NEW DRIVEWAY

Are you unsure if you need to replace the driveway or if you need driveway repairs? In most cases, a simple look at your driveway should be able to determine if you need to replace it.

Cracks are one of the most obvious signs. Not only are they unsightly, but they're also a red flag you need repairs or a new driveway. Small cracks can be quickly repaired, but deeper or wider cracks may be too much to repair.

Another big sign you need a new driveway? Potholes. They're dangerous for people and vehicles.

A rough-looking driveway or a driveway older than 20 years is also due for a replacement.

 

CONTACT YOUR LOCAL PAVING COMPANY

Now that you know the best time for driveway replacement, it's time to take the next step. Replacing your old driveway with a new asphalt surface will vastly improve the look and feel of your home.

At Pavemar Paving, we've been serving Toronto and the GTA for over 28 years. We'll be happy to help you out with repairs or replacements. Send us a message for a free quote today.

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Your residential driveway serves as the gateway to your home, leaving a lasting impression on those passing by.

At Pavemar Paving, we understand the importance of a well-paved driveway and its impact on your property's value. With our top-of-the-line equipment and skilled staff, we can provide exceptional residential driveway paving services in Toronto and the Greater Toronto Area (GTA).

From the initial consultation to the final touches, our experienced team will handle every aspect of your project with utmost care and precision.

We take pride in our extensive years of experience and unwavering commitment to delivering optimal customer service.​Regarding driveway paving services in Toronto and the GTA, trust Pavemar Paving to create a stunning and durable entrance to your home. Contact us today to discuss your project, and let us bring your vision to life.

WHY CHOOSE ASPHALT DRIVEWAYS? 

Asphalt is a popular choice among homeowners for driveways due to its durability and cost-effectiveness. Many companies use recycled asphalt for the base layer, which is environmentally friendly and more affordable than fresh asphalt. These factors make asphalt the ideal material for your driveway.

SEAMLESS FINISH

You don’t need to worry about compromising the aesthetic appeal of your property as asphalt gives a seamless finish.

DURABLE

Asphalt is known to withstand harsh weather conditions and natural elements better than other materials and is less likely to get damaged easily.

EASY TO MAINTAIN

It is an easy-to-manage option as it requires little maintenance and stays intact for extended periods.

COST-EFFECTIVE

This is one of the primary reasons why asphalt is a preferred choice among homeowners. 

FLEXIBLE

Asphalt is more flexible than concrete, making it less vulnerable to significant cracking.

Asphalt paving is performed by contractors who specialize in the job. Pavemar Paving has the necessary equipment and techniques to do the job right the first time. Get a free quote now.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

SHOULD I OPT FOR AN ASPHALT OVERLAY?

"Asphalt overlay" or "Resurfacing" refers to paving asphalt on top of existing asphalt. It is generally done after comprehensively examining your current asphalt pavement for cracks, faults, or problem areas. If your pavement is in good condition, the top layer is removed for improved grip and a fresh layer of asphalt is laid on top. Sealing may be ideal if your existing asphalt is in good shape but needs renewal.

WHICH IS BETTER, A COLD MIX OR A HOT MIX?

Cold mix asphalt is typically used in the off-season or for minor repairs. We employ hot mix asphalt most of the season for optimal results.

DO I TREAT MY RECENTLY FINISHED ASPHALT PAVEMENT?

Asphalt aftercare requires you not to use or drive over it for 24-48 hours. The duration is longer for hotter seasons. It should be followed with the standard regular seal coating and resurfacing maintenance.

WHAT IS THE EXPECTED LIFESPAN OF A NEW ASPHALT DRIVEWAY?

A homeowner can expect the driveway to last 30 years or longer if they use good products. Many projects can survive 40 to 50 years if properly maintained. Regular maintenance and vigilant care of your pavement or parking lot can considerably extend your property's life.

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