What Is Sealcoating?

What Is Sealcoating? At John Parichuk Paving, we often hear “What is sealcoating?” To understand what sealcoating is and why it is important, you first have to understand asphalt pavement. Asphalt pavement is commonly used to make driveways and parking lots. It consists of rock, stone, and gravel mixed together with a binder known as asphalt cement. Asphalt cement is…

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Maintain Your Asphalt Driveway with These 5 Expert Tips

It is important to maintain your asphalt driveway to add value your home. Well maintained driveways are also aesthetically pleasing to the eye. Proper care of that driveway is the key to increasing the longevity of the pavement and keeping it nice. Unkept driveways are likely to become cracked and broken in just fifteen years. Instead of spending the big…

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Paving Questions and Answers

Frequently Asked Questions about Paving As the leading experts in York and Adams County on paving, we hear a number of questions from potential and existing customers.  Take a look at the most frequently asked questions and our advice to homeowners and businesses. Do I really need to fill every crack right away?  The simple answer is yes. The longer…

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Life Cycle Of Pavement

Understanding the Asphalt Life Cycle Like any product, asphalt has a specific and predictable “Life Cycle.” The asphalt lifecycle is often a new concept for many home and business owners. It is hard to understand why a significant investment breaks down and deteriorates over time. Let’s take a look at what you can expect from your asphalt. The normal life expectancy of asphalt…

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Why Asphalt Pavement Deteriorates – And How Sealcoating Protects

Steps to Protect Your Asphalt Investment Quality asphalt pavement rarely deteriorates due to traffic like many assume. Surface wear is primarily caused by weather, moisture and destructive chemicals and pollutants like gasoline, oils and de-icers. Our sealing application is specifically formulated to shield against the harmful elements that lead to surface deterioration. Extend the life of your asphalt pavement and…

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Driveway Specifications For Asphalt Paving

Driveway Specifications The specification that many cities use for driveway construction is 4-inch minimum of compacted stone base and a 2-inch minimum of asphalt. However, some cities will require a minimum of 6” of stone and 4” of asphalt.


Paving Of Driveway E Prospect St York PA 17403

Driveway Paving in the 1100 Block of  E Prospect St York PA 17403 This customer decided it was time to put in asphalt paving leading from the street to their garage.   Having a paved driveway is nice in the winter for shoveling.  It is hard to use a snow blower on stones. We made it perfectly flush where is…

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Sealcoating Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions About Sealcoating What is Sealcoating? Sealcoating is a means of protection against destructive elements. It protects your driveway from environmental deterioration as well as petrochemicals from leaking vehicles. Sealcoating and crack filling are often misunderstood. Many people believe their driveway will be smooth and level and the cracks will not longer be visible after sealcoating. This may…

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Driveway Paving Livingston Rd York PA 17404

Driveway Paving on Livingston Rd York PA 17404 We had a customer in the Fireside development off Rt 30 and Pennsylvania Ave whose driveway had out lived it’s usefulness. After we removed the old driveway and hauled away the old asphalt pavement.  We graded the stone base. We compacted the stone base.  Link everything in life, it all starts with…

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Paving Checklist To Select The Right Paving and Seal Coating Contractor

Paving Checklist To Select The Right Paving and Seal Coating Contractor Contractor should be licensed to work in your town if required by village. Check references of other work done in your area. Ask your village building department if they can recommend any contractors. Is contractor performing work himself or “subbing it out” to another contractor? If your driveway is…

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John Parachuk Paving
25 Fox Meadow Dr
Abbottstown, PA 17301
Call 717-577-7329

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