When it comes to the environment, asphalt is the most environmentally friendly choice, hands down.
That’s why we are so happy to install and maintain asphalt pavement. Asphalt is sustainable, recyclable, and it allows us to be more conscious of the environment. Explore all the ways asphalt is truly the environmental pavement of choice! Continue reading Asphalt the Environmental Pavement of Choice
A construction estimator is an invaluable asset to a construction team. There are many variables that go into a construction project, and it’s necessary to estimate and plan for those variables as much as possible to ensure that a construction project remains on time and on budget. That’s where a construction estimator comes in.
Continue reading What Does a Construction Estimator Do?
Porous asphalt is a good choice for many driveways and parking lots. The trick is keeping it clean.
Porous asphalt is becoming more popular. People like it because it is cost efficient, eco-friendly, and the EPA considers it a best practice. What makes porous asphalt different is the fact that it has tiny holes throughout it to allow water to seep through it into the soil below. This helps prevent pooling after storms. Porous asphalt does require maintenance to keep it looking and working like new.
If anybody knows asphalt, it’s the crew here at Tucker Paving! Here are some tips for keeping your porous asphalt in top condition. Continue reading Tips on How to Keep Asphalt Clean
Explore the lengths we go to at Tucker Paving to ensure safety on the job.
Safety is no accident. It’s a concept we take seriously at Tucker Paving, Inc. Safety has always been a focus at Tucker Paving since our inception in 1994, but we really upped the ante in 2008 with a safety program that incorporates the entire Tucker Paving team. Continue reading Safety a Priority for Tucker Paving
Asphalt is one of the most versatile, useful, and sustainable materials available in the construction industry, but there are still asphalt myths that make the rounds and give asphalt a bad rap.
Continue reading Get the Facts About Asphalt Myths
Repairing a pothole before it gets bad can protect not only motorists, but also pedestrians.
Potholes are one of the main problems Tucker Paving sees that lead to asphalt repair jobs. Potholes can form in roadways, parking lots, driveways, and more. They can wreak havoc on your vehicle, and they can also present a liability for business owners. Learn what causes potholes, the damage they can cause, and why fixing potholes early is so important. Continue reading Catch Potholes Early to Limit Damage
Many stains can be removed from concrete with a little effort and the right tools.
Stained concrete can be unsightly, but how do you clean it? Well, it takes some special ingredients and elbow grease, but most stains can be removed from concrete.
The experts at Tucker Paving have some tips to help you beat the stains. Continue reading How to Clean Stains Off Your Concrete
There is an array of paving materials available for a variety of residential and commercial
applications, but the most commonly used are asphalt, blacktop, and concrete. Each option has its advantages and drawbacks, and paving experts like those at Tucker Paving recognize which applications require which form of paving in order to offer a cost-effective, long-lived, functional, and sustainable paving product. With over 20 years in the asphalt and concrete paving industry, we take pride in offering a quality product to our clients. Continue reading Asphalt, Blacktop, and Concrete: What’s the Difference?
Curing concrete in hot weather, like we have in the Sunshine State, takes a seasoned professional.
Florida sees its share of hot weather and then some, and this can be an issue at times in curing concrete. While the layperson may think that once concrete is poured all it has to do is dry, the opposite is true when trying to cure concrete in hot weather. At Tucker Paving, installing asphalt and concrete paving, curbs, sidewalks, slabs, and tie-beams is a large part of what we do. Here’s how the experts handle the ins and outs of curing concrete in hot weather. Continue reading Moisture Is Key to Concrete Curing in Hot Weather
Though a simple concept, we’re willing to bet you don’t know the whole story about speed bumps. Slow down and take in these interesting facts. Continue reading Little-Known Facts About Speed Bumps