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came out in the evening to do an estimate on the job. He was very friendly and helpful. The quote was a great price right off the bat, so" there was no negotiating required. The job was scheduled about 2 months out which was their first availability. The job was originally scheduled for Monday morning, and we have a very anxious rescue pup so I scheduled off of work to stay home with the dog. Not that I necessarily expect them to remember, but I did mention this once or twice in saying that I needed a definite date for the work. They notified us Saturday that projects were running behind schedule and they would not be able to start Monday morning as intended, but would start on Tuesday; time unknown. On Tuesday they started shortly after lunch and worked until about 5:00. They were unable to work on the job Wednesday and wrapped up Thursday mid-day. For most people this minor delay wouldn't have been an issue, but with our situation with the dog it was slightly inconvenient. Luckily, our patience paid off as the work done by
and his team was great. We feel very good about the price, and the next couple of years will determine the durability of the work! All things considered I would recommend the work to a friend, neighbor, or family member.

-Andrew M.

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"Very good overall experience. They took my call, got me scheduled very quickly, the work was done on time and the quality was exactly what I was hoping for. I" will definitely use them for any paving projects.

-Laurel Z.

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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.

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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Planning to shovel that snow yourself? Here are steps to take to protect your health. Prefer to hire a snow removal pro? Here are questions to ask first.

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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.

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Installing a new driveway? Find out how to prevent driveway cracks so you can keep your asphalt or concrete driveway looking new for longer.

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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 Columbia

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They showed up unannounced at 4:30 on a Sunday afternoon with no notice. I was expecting a phone call, but they never called. I had other things I had wanted to do that day, such as moving things across the driveway into the garage, but I was unable to now. They also trapped my car in the garage. They put on a very thin application of sealer. Within two days after they left, it didn’t even look like it had sealed. They said they had some problems at the office and they were trying to get everything done. They were very much unorganized. I would not use them again or recommend them to others.
- MARY K.
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Work was completed. Within a month the driveway had numerous spots that eroded to origanal state. Contacted
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and he came out and said he would correct the situation within a week. That was last fall. Highly disappointed


- Miles Q.
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was very responsive when I have contacted them, and impressively professional. Driveway sealcoating is not something I want to do myself, and they did a good job and went out of their way with customer service. I am very pleased with their work.
- David W.
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They are outstanding. They are totally professional. They listen and offered suggestions for what would have also made sense (when we did the foundation). They power washed the algae off the foundation after the completed the repairs. They managed to work around the fact that we share a driveway with the house next door. The other company we hired to do our snow plowing was not getting done fast enough so I hired them to help with that as well.
- Deanie L.
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They preformed their work and did what they were supposed to. They did warn us that the driveway would be a little slick for a short while. It has been months and it is still slick. I have fallen three times since November. In the area I live in, it is not the type of sealant you want to put down.
- Cheryl C.
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DA in
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is investigating this company. Completely unethical company. Phone number is out of order. Screening their calls. They are liars. The contract was completely fraudulent.
- Caroline W.
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I called and I spoke to a lady who was nice over the phone. She quoted me 350.00 over the phone. I wanted to meet with a rep and have them give me a few options to fill the cracks and seal the drive. I waited a week and called them and advised that I never got a written estimate. I had previously provided them my address. The lady apologised and said she would have someone call me to arrange the estimate. I waited another week and never a follow up call or estimate. Wasted my time twice trying to get their services.
I guess business is so good they don't need my money. That is good because they wont.
They are not responsible and lost a possible job at my place.
I would suggest that you look elsewhere.
- Stephen S.
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did a magnificent job on our new driveway. The workers arrived both days on time, and were friendly and extremely hardworking. They even brought in our trash container for us. What a surprise! They really go the extra mile. The owner,
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did everything we asked of him and more. The price of 120' long driveway that widens to a two car garage and was expanded 2' wide was very reasonable.
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gave us a discount because my husband is a veteran. We are extremely happy with our new driveway. Thank You
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All Asphalt Driveway Contractors in Columbia, MD

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A & J Home Remodeling

3212 South 13th Rd

Able Contracting

14 Wellham Ave NW
Glen Burnie

AC Paving Company

717 Sonne Dr
Annapolis

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

Ben Burris Paving

10935 John Hopkins Rd
Laurel

BKC Exteriors llc

PO Box 679
Middletown

Blacktoppers

3958 Ady Rd
Pylesville

Brad4Cad LLC

5657 Utrecht Rd
Baltimore

C&G Masonry

4607 Winding Stone Cir
Olney

Cahaba Scapes

2130 11th avenue north

Capital Builders

Main Street
Manchester

Carroll Brothers Contracting

228 State St
Stevensville

Chaney Enterprises

2410 Evergreen Rd
Waldorf

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

DC Discount Roofing

8775 Centre Park Dr
Columbia

Deck Renewal of Maryland LLC

Triadelphia RD
Ellicott City

Double K Contractors Inc

PO Box 536
Damascus

Driveway Impressions

20 Romar Dr
Annapolis

DRIVEWAY MEDIC

3614 Springhollow Lane
Frederick

Dustin's Driveways

8205 Elvaton dr
Pasadena

E & Sons Paving

2661 Garfield Ave
Silver Spring

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

First Impression Hardscapes

7154 Monte Video
Jessup

Gary's Handyman Services

#2 Bond St.
Westminster

Gem Construction Co Inc

2013 Longview Ave
Rosedale

GEORGE BRANTON ASPHALT PAVING

9319 BALTIMORE NATIONAL PIKE
Ellicott City

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

High Performance Home LLC

3711 Roop Road
New Windsor

Holleywood Homes, LLC

7438 Rockridge Road
Pikesville

Home Contractors Plus

8402 Quill Point Dr
Bowie

Home Duty

1733 Northridge Lane
Frederick

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 L Graves Construction

750 Route 3 South
Gambrills

James McDonald Roofing

14625 Baltimore Ave
Laurel

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

JOHN PARKER PAVING

7337 PINDELL SCHOOL RD
Fulton

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

Lifetime Stones / Construction

819 Philadelphia Ave
Silver Spring

MacKay Home Improvements

10125 Colesville Rd
Silver Spring

MARYLAND REMODELING & DESIGN/BUILD

143 MAIN ST
Reisterstown

MC DONALD SEALCOATING

8212 ELKWOOD CT
Pasadena

McCabe's Home Improvements

1909 TYLER RD
Dundalk

MCDONALD PAVEMENT SERVICES INC

8212 ELKWOOD CT
Pasadena

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

Orbe Construction

19114 Old Baltimore Rd
Brookeville

PM Pace Co, Inc

8126 Ridgely Oak Rd
Parkville

Post & Beam Design Build

PO Box 535
Phoenix

Prevost Construction Inc

PO Box 217
Woodbine

Rafferty Paving

17646 Gettysburg Way
Hagerstown

RB Paving & Striping Contractors Inc

5152 Green Bridge Rd
Dayton

Redman Services Inc

1418 NORCROSS LN
Severn

RJL Asphalt Sealcoating

194 Phillips Drive
Hampstead

RSA Paving

1310 Severn Station Rd
Severn

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 Ste 1
Lutherville Timonium

Stevens Contracting & Restoration, Inc.

767 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd.
Severna Park

Stonestreet Contracting

5518 N Annapolis Dr
Mount Airy

Super Lawns

PO Box 236
Burtonsville

TALON CONSTRUCTION INC

302 E 4TH ST
Frederick

Testa Asphalt Paving Inc

PO Box 725
Buckeystown

The Sharper Cut Inc

11602 Cheltenham Rd
Upper Marlboro

The Stone Store

7535 Railroad Ave
Hanover

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

Xsealer Asphalt Maintenance

7017 Cherry Ave
Elkridge

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