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"It went well; they were ready to begin earlier than we expected but we worked together and it was done quickly and effeceintly. The employees were polite and hardworking."
(the office manager) was a good communicator. We are happy with their work, feel we got good value for the money we spent and we would use them again.

-Joan C.

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came to my house, listened to what I wanted, explained how he would approach the job, and within 45 minutes of arrival had printed a written" proposal for me to review. Having received another quote a few months before and having done some reading since I felt I knew enough to know that the
quote was very reasonable. More importantly, I was impressed by the clarity of
explanations of how he'd handle a number of specific issues. For instance, the new work had to butt against a new, 30' long brick sidewalk, and
emphasized the care they would take to ensure the asphalt would meet the sidewalk height exactly, but that no asphalt would be allowed to stain or get on the brick (the workers took their shoes off when they had to get onto the sidewalk to work the
.) I was also swayed by the fact that
(son of founder
) would be on site to supervise the job from start to finish.
was the first of 5 contractors that I called from Angies list - all on the same day - to return my call. He arrived on time at my house the next day to provide a proposal, and he and his crew arrived on time the day of the job......and finished the job very quickly.
was extremely professional throughout, his communications were clear, and his price was reasonable.
will be my asphalt contractor of choice moving forward.....

-glen S.

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Post-winter woes: Should I repair or replace my crumbled and cracked driveway?

Experts say the freeze-thaw cycles, precipitation and snow melt products used in winter harm asphalt and concrete driveways.

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A homeowner's guide to the advantages and disadvantages of different types of driveway materials, including asphalt, concrete, paving stones and gravel.

Consider cost and durability when choosing the best material for your driveway. (Photo courtesy of Angie's List member Kenneth B.)
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Choosing the driveway material that’s best for you depends on many factors. We make it easy with our concrete vs asphalt comparison and interview with the pros.

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Driveway stain removal isn't easy. Here are some of the best methods to remove car fluid, tire or oil stains from your brick, asphalt or concrete driveway.

Concrete driveways are frequently twice as expensive as asphalt driveways, but they can last up to 30 years without showing major wear. (Photo courtesy of Angie's List member Ernest C. of Chicago)
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Whether its made of concrete, asphalt, brick or stone, regular driveway maintenance is essential to prevent cracks, crumbles and potholes.

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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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Asphalt Driveway reviews in Bel Air

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We had a pretty big residential job for Hicks. Our property had a mud pit for a "driveway". And I mean about 120x 12 feet or more of 8" deep, awful, foul mud that we couldn't even park in/on anymore. We called Hicks for a free estimate (having already received 2 estimates from other well-rated Angie's list paving companies).
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Hicks came out the next day (a Saturday) to look over our property. Their estimate was $500-1000- less than the other companies. They were very friendly and prompt and professional. They're a great family business. They ended up having an opening for that very next Monday (only a few days after I contacted them). They arrived right when they said they would and finished the WHOLE job in ONE day. They scraped off and hauled away a good 8+ inches deep of mud, grass, soil, and stones. . .then laid down the new crushed stone driveway and parking pads. They rolled it flat and even curved out the edges (which required a little more stone). It was easy to see they pride themselves in doing a beautiful job. I was worried that maybe more of our property would become a mud pit during the process, but they left my property in better shape then when they started. I couldn't possibly be more pleased with the people I dealt with or the job they did. I would recommend them 100% to anyone looking for a big or small job.
- Rick S.
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The initial salesman visit, quote and responsiveness was incredible until we signed the agreement for the work. After that things changed drastically. Communication was very poor. There were a string of days with rain in the forecast which delayed the work. On a Friday afternoon, I spoke with the office and was assured there would no way they would do any work on Saturday because of the forecast for rain. On Saturday morning, with rain clouds in the sky, we were woken up by the sound of heavy trucks. The pouring process was started before we could stop them. There was water pooled at the base of the driveway, but they poured cement regardless. By the time they were nearly finished, there was no california finish as the salesman showed pictures and told us to expect. It was too late to change it.
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agreed to refund some money for this error, but it just does not look as good as it could. About an hour or so after completion it rained. The surface finish was ruined. Cracks started to show up at the end of the driveway soon afterwards. It took many emails and calls before
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Brown finally agreed to come out to take a look at things only because we had not made final payment to him. He tried to say all was okay and the cracks were normal. He agreed to make a crack repair, which they did. That cracked after a few more weeks. It was agreed that if the repair did not work that he would replace the damaged sections in spring.
Now after 3 emails over 5 days, I still have not received a call or returned email.
This is a case of the worst customer service in the world. We just want a complete product that is not full of cracks.
- Tamara A.
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The price for sealing the driveway was a special on Angie's List and the price was reasonable at $220. We the crew arrived, I mentioned that there were some oil spots on the driveway that needed to be sealed. The charge for that was $35, which seemed on the high side. Especially since the "sealing" took less than 5 minutes because the spots were small. I guess I should have taken care of the spots before the crew arrived.
Aside from the issue with the spots, I think they did a good job. They trimmed the grass around the edges and then blew the driveway clean with a blower. The coating process went quickly. I think the entire process took less than 45 minutes.
I would recommend them to my friends, but I would tell my friends to clean up any oil spots first.
- Mark T.
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The price included the work, asphalt and the 1.26. It was pretty reasonable. It was a good price. They’ve been pretty 1.35 and prompt in getting estimates plus the timing of the service. So I have no complaints.
- Matthew M.
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I wish so much we had used him. He gave us a wealth of information and tips. He was an expert on asphalt. Everything he warned us about came true. Only reason we didn't use him was because of 1. price, and 2. timing. We wanted it done sooner than he recommended. Boy was he right. All the problems we have now could have been prevented. This is the guy you want.
- Helene N.
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My husband & I were pleased with
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from the start. Easy to work with & provided the best warranty out of the 3 estimates that we got. They were on time, easy to speak to & it was very clear that the crew knew what they were doing on the job! We love our new driveway & wouldn't hesitate to hire
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again. Thanks!
- Kurstin D.
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From beginning to end, A.C.T.
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was wonderful. The job had many details, so I was very pleased with the care that the estimator & crew had with my project. They made sure to communicate to me exactly what they were doing, why they were doing it & they stayed on schedule. Our house looks great after this project! I would quickly refer this company to family or friends.
- Teresa S.
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This was a pretty big driveway job and they did a great job in all respects. The owner,
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, came out the day I called to create the bid. They were not the lowest price bid but they pointed out things that needed to be done that the other guys would have skipped over. They were flexible and worked with my schedule on starting the job. When the day came the crew showed up at 7:30AM both days and finished the job by 2PM on the second day. Everything was done quickly and professionally. I wouldn't use anyone else.
- David B.

All Asphalt Driveway Contractors in Bel Air, MD

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A & J Home Remodeling

3212 South 13th Rd

Additions Etc LLC

2610 W Woodwell Rd
Dundalk

Advanced Sealcoating

P.O. Box 525
Lothian

All County Paving

160 Chesapeake Mobile Ct
Hanover

All State Paving

5 Chesapeake Ct
Hanover

AMBROSE & SONS,LLC

747 OLD ANNAPOLIS BLVD
Severna Park

AMERICAN CONSTRUCTION SERVICES

10602 Guilford Rd
Jessup

AMERICAN STRIPING

10701 LANHAM SEVERN RD
Lanham

ARCO CONCRETE COMPANY INC

9118 SMITH AVE
Nottingham

Asphalt & Concrete Elite Services Inc

7303 Hughes Ave
Baltimore

Atlantic Acquisitions, LLC

53 Odeon Ct
Parkville

Blacktoppers

3958 Ady Rd
Pylesville

Brad4Cad LLC

5657 Utrecht Rd
Baltimore

C & L Excavating, Inc.

PO Box 184
Forest Hill

Cahaba Scapes

2130 11th avenue north

Capital Builders

Main Street
Manchester

COUNTY PAVING & CONSTRUCTION

1101 E PINEY HILL RD
Monkton

CROMWELL Trucking & Paving

PO Box 583
Glen Burnie

Dan Nichols Contractor

5777 White Rock Road
Sykesville

Driveway Impressions

20 Romar Dr
Annapolis

Duke's Paving

3516
Churchville

E Cooper Contracting

49 Thomas Ave.
Brooklyn

E Stanley Asphalt Paving

1121 Annapolis Rd.
Odenton

Expert Home Remodelers

3508 Toddsbury Ln
Olney

F&M Contractors

156 Church Ln
Cockeysville

Gary's Handyman Services

#2 Bond St.
Westminster

Gem Construction Co Inc

2013 Longview Ave
Rosedale

GREAT SCAPES BY E S I INC

102 E BAYFRONT RD
Deale

Green Solutions Remodeling

5200 Glen Arm Rd
Glen Arm

GreenTrax

6924 FORT SMALLWOOD RD
Baltimore

H.F. Asphalt

6030 Marshalee Dr. Suite 264
Elkridge

Harbor & Waterford Corp.

6012 Harford Road
Baltimore

High Noon Paving

7973 Catherine Ave
Pasadena

Holleywood Homes, LLC

7438 Rockridge Road
Pikesville

Home Contractors Plus

8402 Quill Point Dr
Bowie

Home Pro Roofing & Remodeling LLC

2144 Priest Bridge Court
Crofton

Horizon Unlimited Home Improvements Inc

7387 Washington Blvd
Elkridge

Ivy League Construction LLC

6414 Deer Park Rd
Reisterstown

J R Lee Home Improvements, LLC

111 Horizon Dr
Millersville

J.G. Benhoff LLC

16922 Hereford Road
Monkton

James McDonald Roofing

14625 Baltimore Ave
Laurel

Jenkins Builders LLC

8680 Magnolia Ave
Perry Hall

JET Striping LLC

4 Elm Dr
Glen Burnie

JETSEAL

406 Fountain Green rd

JJM Home Improvements Inc

8185 Ritchie Hwy
Pasadena

JNT Enterprises

8212 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd
Pasadena

JVS General Contractor LLC

milford mill rd
Baltimore

K R construction

6 three willow ct

Kat Construction Services, LLC

2108 Emmorton Park Rd
Edgewood

KCC KELLY CONSTRUCTION CO

2630 Rocks Rd
Forest Hill

Lawson Construction Group, LLC

423 Quaker Bottom Road
Havre De Grace

LEE'S PAVING INC

2100 RIDGE RD
Westminster

LIFE TIME PAVERS

PO BOX 1034
Gambrills

MARYLAND REMODELING & DESIGN/BUILD

143 MAIN ST
Reisterstown

McCabe's Home Improvements

1909 TYLER RD
Dundalk

Michael Rafferty

17636 Gettysburg way
Hagerstown

Mitchell Paving

1842 Emily Dr
Edgewood

MYERS HANDYMAN CO LLC

2375 Duvall Rd
Woodbine

NEW LIFE CONSTRUCTION CO

211 MOUNTAIN RD
Pasadena

Nowicki Construction

PO Box 934
Severna Park

NV Care

3605 oakmont Avenue

PM Pace Co Inc

8126 Ridgely Oak Rd
Parkville

Post & Beam Design Build

PO Box 535
Phoenix

Prevost Construction Inc

PO Box 217
Woodbine

RB Paving & Striping Contractors Inc

5152 Green Bridge Rd
Dayton

RJL Asphalt Sealcoating

194 Phillips Drive
Hampstead

RSA Paving

1310 Severn Station Rd
Severn

S & M PAVING

1414 W PULASKI HWY
Elkton

SAM'S PAVING INC

112 BOUZARTH LN
Aberdeen

Samco Paving Inc

1074 Maryland 3
Crofton

Sealcoating specialist

Po box 474
White Marsh

Sellars Concrete Contractors LLC

6285 Shady Side Road
Shady Side

Smart Home Services

15 W Aylesbury Rd
Lutherville Timonium

Stevens Contracting & Restoration, Inc.

767 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd.
Severna Park

Testa Asphalt Paving Inc

PO Box 725
Buckeystown

The Stone Store

7535 Railroad Ave
Hanover

Tomorrow Builders

5004 Honeygo Ctr Dr
Perry Hall

Tri State Paving

1840 Emily Dr
Edgewood

US Asphalt & Concrete

PO Box 1490
Severna Park

V Kemp and Son

2827 Lieb Road
Cockeysville

W H Boyer Inc

2945 Georgia Ave
Glenwood

Warmzone

12637 S 265 W Suite 100

WELLS PAVING & SEAL COATING

9740 OWEN BROWN RD
Columbia

WildWorks Custom Landscaping Co

9 Brook Farm Ct
Cockeysville

Xsealer Asphalt Maintenance

7017 Cherry Ave
Elkridge

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