Athens Driveway Contractors

in Athens, GA

58
Driveway Contractors are
in Athens

3
Driveway Contractors in Athens
are top rated

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David N.
"This provider was easy to contact, provided a price and then unfortunately I never heard from him again. I really wanted to work with him but he did not return my calls after the initial" contact. I'm sure he would have done a fine job but it fell through. I believe he is a one man or small company as the office address is a home in Newport News. I had to share a Failing Grade because he never responded or followed up...even if he did not want to do the job, a professional would have let his customer know.
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Christie C.
"He was very efficient and would not stop working on the problem until it was resolved. He consulted with us before going to each next step so that we always knew what he was trying-stripping," power washing,letting dry throughly, and painting. When a few areas were not correct he had no problem coming back to redo areas in order to have the job done properly.
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Sean O.
"They did a fine job and we had no problems. They got the job done over 2-3 days. They were easy to work with and the scheduling was pretty good, flexible, and reasonably quick.

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If the state requires a contractor's license, then he needs to have a license in each state he intends to work in - plus state/local business licenses as applicable.

 

This does not mean there are not a lot of contractors who cross state lines without proper licensing - the penalties in may cases are not real severe and are just a fine, not criminal, so many take the chance.

 

As you say - argh  - many contractors are not really businessmen and have zero legal education, so many people get burned.

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To overlay,with proper adhesion so it does not peel off, you first need to prepare the surface - typically heavy watercutting or sandblasting for concrete over concrete, or high-pressure presure washing and an asphalt (NOT water based cutback) adhesion coat before asphalt overlay.

 

Because of the prep cost, a concrete overlay commonly costs more than just tearingit out and replacing it, and if you are replacing it due to cracking and breaking up those cracks will almost always propogate or "reflect" through the new layer too with concrete. Ditto with asphalt overlay, though using a crack-stopper fabric can reduce (but usually not eliminate) that.

 

If just repairing ice melt/freeze thaw deterioration, a cementatious epoxy overlay can be used, though its life is less (normally) than new concrete. Usually used for limited areas like garage area pad, not entire driveways.

 

Asphalt overlays over somewhat deteriorated concrete can work well,but if not prepared and high-pressure (about 5000 psi or higher) cleaned to remove ALL deteriorated material, they can peel off because they stuck to deteriorated loose material rather than sound concrete. Again, can cost as much for a 1-1/2 to 2 inch overlay as for a 3-4 inch full replacement by the time you are done, because the prep work is labor intensive.

 

Even if this is just a surficial deterioration issue, I would talk to several contractors (site visit) about alternatives and let them bid both an overlay and a replacement (or whichever options they are inclined to bid on), then after getting opinions from all three and bids for all options, make your decision. I am pretty confident that total replacement will be both the most recommended and the cheapest, at probably about $2-4/SF for asphalt or 4-6/SF for concrete - commonly nearer the lower than higher range for most jobs and locales. If the overlay and replacement cost is pretty close,I would go with the replacement because overlays over concrete are always somewhat iffy as to how long they will last, especially concrete overlays.

 

For cost comparison, except in extreme freeze-thaw country, you can figure a concrete drive will last about twice as long as an asphalt one.

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Concrete Driveway Installation And Repair reviews in Athens

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After meeting with 9 contractors, Yaron and Tamil were the only ones who gained my confidence that they would be able to stay close to the budget and time frame that we needed for our remodeling project. We handed them a tall order, wanting to accomplish approximately 2-3 months worth of remodeling in 4-5 weeks. They wowed us by beginning work on the same day we signed the contract. Before they even put their sign out, they had covered our floors with thick padding, not just paper, to protect them. Throughout the process they have been professional and organized with their progress payment system and weekly planning calendars. They are responsive and available. And when there is a problem, they resolve it fairly and quickly.
The head of the crew working on our house
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has done a good job keeping the project moving forward and working with me to overcome challenges that could substantially slow it down. His chief tiler
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is an amazingly talented craftsman who is dedicated to his work and willing to put in the time and effort to create a truly beautiful space. They are both positive and easy to work with.
One of the reasons we chose
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is their ability to handle the scope of our project with their dedicated office staff and their ability to provide almost every contractor we needed to take care of all aspects of our remodel from window and door companies and stone fabricators to roofers and painters. When I call the office, Viviane or one of the other staff members pleasantly and promptly answers the phone and takes care of my request. I am still in awe of the custom cabinets their cabinet makers created for us - they're beautiful!
They also make it a priority to keep the job site relatively clean, bagging trash and picking up building materials at the end of the day. And they installed a portable toilet, which is regularly cleaned out, for the workers to use on site.
As a realtor and homeowner, I have worked with many contractors, and the quality of work and service of
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is head and shoulders above the majority of contractors I have worked with in the past. Without a doubt, I will refer them to clients and friends when ever anyone I know is looking for quality construction inside or outside their home.
- Wende S.
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arrived on time to provide a quote for the removal and replacement of approximately 1600 square feet of concrete. He provided a thorough quote and explained everything that the job entailed. He informed us of the current scheduling outlook and told us a little about the company's history.
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conducted himself in a professional yet friendly manner.
- Martha W.
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I found
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on Angie's List this past spring. What I saw in past reviews and the fact that
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, the owner was insured and bonded was enough for me to contact him. When I first sent an email out to his web site after 9 PM on a Friday night, I was not prepared for what came next. In a matter of 10 minutes I received a reply and continued to correspond with
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for the next 20 minutes. Next thing I know is that he would be here the very next morning to discuss the work.
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came out and we went over the work. He saw how badly my old drive way was and explained the reason's why. He explained how
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does their work with removing the old concrete and the dirt underneath it in order to make room for the stone to be added for a good base. He also explained the use of with rebar spaced through out the job.
On the October 15, 2014 he arrived with his crew to start the work. Everything he said he would do he did, and more. The politeness and customer service of this company was the BEST.
From the time I paid the deposit in the spring to reserve my spot on the schedule to this day,
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has always been available to reach on the phone with my questions and concerns. I have a few ideas as to what my next project will be and
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would be the only call I would need to make.
- Jack W.
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The owner who gave me the estimate was very professional. The actual cost did come in above the estimate. This was because the original driveway was not installed correctly. Before they did any additional work, they did show me what needed to be done for a proper installation. The crew was also very professional and did an excellent job. We continue to receive compliments. We have actually received a compliment from a concrete company who was doing some work for the city.
- James S.
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and his crew were at my house at 6:30 or 7:00 am every day they worked at my house. The crew worked together very well, like a fine oiled machine. It was obvious to me that they all knew what they were doing and what their individual rolls were in the process.
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and crew were polite and professional at all times. The job took about five days to complete because they had to work around some rain one day. I am very pleased with the results and glad I selected
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and Masonry to do this job.
- Carol G.
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I got
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name from Angies's list for a rental property that needed additional parking. We're from out of town so we appreciated the puntuality and professionalism. He was careful and neat, not always the case with concrete guys. The lot is pretty steep and required leveling and a
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, all done well.
- Melissa P.
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I received 3 quotes for concrete working and
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was the mid priced option but I decided to use
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because he kept in contact with me and was extremely quick with both the home visit estimate and the quote (within an hour.)
He also waited patiently for the
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approval which took weeks....More /> 1 day job and everything was finished in approx 7 hours.
Would highly recommend and plan to use when we redo the driveway.
- Paula P.

All Driveway Contractors in Athens, GA

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(Anthony)Co.

112 Blackthorne rd
Nicholson

15 Minutes of Fame

8160 HW 81
Bethlehem

Advance Southern

10168 Azalea Dr
Covington

BERDING CONSTRUCTION

1090 LAVISTA RD
Athens

Blue Print Construction, Inc.

209 Chandler Walk
Loganville

Braswell Construction Group, Inc

6105 Emory Street NW
Covington

BullDawg Contractors, LLC.

487 Leaflet Ives Trail
Lawrenceville

Bulldog Asphalt

2400 Oakland Ln
Loganville

Cahaba Scapes

2130 11th avenue north

ChrisJanes Outdoor Construction

1640 Wrightsville Ch. Rd.
Greensboro

Colossal Construction Company LLC

590 Means Street NW
Atlanta

concrete etc

613 Fox Run
Winder

Don Cooper Masonry

Pendergrass

E R SNELL ELECTRIC SHOP

1002 WINTERVILLE RD
Athens

Epie's Repair Service

2703 Old Norcross Rd
Tucker

ETL Construction

1720 Epps Bridge Pkwy.
Athens

Exterior Touch Inc.

12610 Waverly RD.

Fagant's Contracting & Electrical

893 Monroe Hwy
Bethlehem

Halo Construction Inc.

PO Box 328
Jersey

Harris Waterproofing & Construction Inc.

3050 Five Forks Trickum Rd.
Lilburn

HICKS PAVING CO

2125 WINTERVILLE RD
Athens

Leeshire, Inc.

211 W Jefferson St
Madison

LONG CONSTRUCTION LLC

1860 APALACHEE RD
Madison

Peek's Bobcat Service

P.O. Box 633
Watkinsville

Perfect Image Landscaping Inc.

894 Gainesville hwy
Buford

Performance Concrete & Construction

5021 Bethany Bowersville Rd
Canon

Precision Concepts Construction Company

2003 Ora Circle
Loganville

Premier Homes and Contracting Group LLC

210 Old Loganville Rd
Loganville

Rock Solid Exteriors Inc

PO Box 1047
Jefferson

Safe and Affordable Handyman

4335 Hwy 53
Hoschton

Sam Green Complete Grading Service

2251 Rocky Branch Rd
Bogart

Sandpiper Contractors

2621 Round Ridge Road
Loganville

Simply Southern Homes LLC

PO Box 110
Monroe

Trademark Contractors, LLC

5215 Palmero Ct
Buford

TS Landscaping

112 Juniper Lane
Athens

Umbrella construction

102 N Center st
Winder

Viking Development Group,LLC

4625 Trilogy Park Trail
Hoschton

Warmzone

12637 S 265 W Suite 100

Wolf Development Inc

122 S Stratford Dr
Athens

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