Asphalt Driveway Paving, Sealcoating, Striping, and Maintenance Contractors Directory

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Whether you are building a new home or a commercial building, chances are you will be in need of a local asphalt paving company for the installation of a new parking lot, driveway, walkway, entertainment area or just to repair or resurface that old and tired existing asphalt.

Directory for Asphalt Paving Services  and Suppliers in the USA

Asphalt is a preferred paving product among other materials as it has many advantages. Most of us do not concern ourselves with the conditions or composition of the roads we travel on nor the parking lots we park or vehicles on. The strength and stability of these roadways and driveways are due to the material used to build them along with the dedicated and experienced local paving companies in the USA.

The Asphalt Paving Contractors Directory is a directory dedicated solely to connecting property owners with professional blacktop paving contractors, parking lot resurfacing contractors, parking line striping, asphalt sealcoating, and local asphalt contractors.

If you are a property owner and currently looking for the best local asphalt and paving company in your area, take a moment to do a search by using our search tool or click on a US state from the list below to see a list of registered local asphalt paving companies.

Advantages of Using Asphalt

  • Looks much better than other materials
  • Very durable
  • Can be installed pretty quickly anywhere
  • The setup of the pavement or pathway with asphalt is very easy
  • Retouch is not required for a long time
  • Easy maintenance

Whether it is a long road, a walkway, a driveway, or a parking lot,  you would need a list of asphalt and paving companies to help you through the process. It is always advisable to do your research before hiring a local paving company.

Asphalt Paving Contractors Directory is here to help. We list local blacktop paving contractors, asphalt resurfacing, parking lot line striping, asphalt sealcoating, and maintenance companies.

You can be assured that you will find the most qualified local paving companies with many years of experience. The local asphalt contractors listed in our directory are preferred over other contractors as they strive to provide excellent service at the most competitive prices.

If you are looking for a list of the best local asphalt paving companies in your area, you will find them here. Our site visitors love how easy it is to find the right company and we love each one of our contractors who use only the best practices to provide the best asphalt paving service in the USA.

So, if you are looking for the best paving company and used a search term such as asphalt paving company near me, you’ve landed at the right spot! Get a detailed listing of all the asphalt paving near you by browsing through our site.

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Matchless Concrete Construction LLC

Matchless Concrete Construction LLC

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Asphalt Paving Lancaster

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SafetyStepTD

SafetyStepTD

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AAA Stripe Pro

AAA Stripe Pro

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Dumpster Rental Brooklyn Pros

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UNIQUE Paving Materials

UNIQUE Paving Materials

When it comes to asphalt, concrete, and blacktop repair companies, UNIQUE Paving Materials is the premier choice for all of your road repair needs. Different regions in North America experience differ...

Cleveland, Ohio
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D.E.H. Asphalt Paving And Excavation

[et_pb_section][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text]D.E.H. Asphalt Paving & Excavation has been paving and excavating since 1984. Our services include: -driveway and sidewalk paving -co...

Patterson, NY, NY
Finley Asphalt & Concrete

Finley Asphalt & Concrete

Address: 12196 Washington Hwy, Ashland, VA, 23005 Phone: 804-752-2950 Finley Asphalt and Concrete are Asphalt Paving and Concrete Contractors with locations in Northern Virginia, Richmond, Virginia Be...

Ashland, VA
Noble Garden Design

Noble Garden Design

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Common Complaints That Consumers Have About Dealing With Asphalt Paving Companies

Asphalt is one of the best materials to pave a driveway, walkway, or parking lot. Every whare you travel; on roads, homes you visit, commercial or retail buildings, you can be sure you will walk asphalt paving. To pave, repair, and maintain this type of paving material, you must rely on a reputable and well-experienced paving company or contractor in your local area. How ever, every now and then a consumer may encounter a paving company that did not meet the customer’s expectations and there could or can be several reasons.

This article discusses a few of the most common complaints that consumers have had when hiring a local asphalt paving contractor. Understanding these complaints can benefit both contractors, as well as consumers, paving contractors can use the information to better understand the mistakes that lead to customer complaints and consumers can also benefit by being cautious when choosing the asphalt paving contractor of their choice and avoid being scammed.

Common Complaints About Asphalt Paving

1. Lack of experience:

The number one complaint that consumers usually have is the lack of paving experience. Asphalt paving is like or unlike any other type of construction work. It requires proper expertise and experience. Expertise is earned by years of on the job training with paving experts that have been paving for as long as they can think. Some paving pros, enrich their paving knowledge by attending seminars and tradeshows. Experience comes with time! The more years a person has been paving the better the paving service he or she will provide. To gain or maintain a high level of expertise, a paving company or contractor must hire experienced paving technicians. The lack of experienced teams can seriously impact a paving job in a positive or negative way.

With this in mind, a property owner who is looking to hire a local asphalt paving company must do due diligence in making a list of criteria for selecting a reputable experienced paving company. As for the paving contractors, they should maintain a high level of standards when looking hire experienced paving technicians

2. Short-staffed:

Many paving companies handle multiple jobs at the same time; this is great if the company has adequate staff. However, if the company or the contractor is short on staff, it can delay the projects causing client rescheduling which means interrupting the client’s schedules and dissatisfaction.

Asking the paving contractor about how experienced and size of their staff should be on the consumer’s list of questions to ask. On the other side, the contractors should plan projects accordingly and take into account that sometimes, crews get sick, have emergencies, or just don’t show up. It will help them complete all the projects on time and avoid complaints of this kind.

3. No insurance coverage:

Consumers often complain that many paving companies do not have proper insurance coverage as stated by their local and state regulations. While the success rate of the experienced pavement contractors is pretty high, it is always a good idea for contractors to have the right insurance coverage.

The most common types of contractor insurance coverage are:

  • General liability – this covers common paving risks any damage caused by paving machinery or slip and fall.
  • Commercial Auto liability – covers third-party injuries and property damage caused by paving equipment or vehicles.
  • Workers compensation insurance – It is required by most states for businesses that have employees. This type of insurance protects employees with lost wages, medical expenses, and injury lawsuits.
  • Contractor Tools and Equipment – It helps to pay for repair or replacement of tools and equipment damaged, lost or stolen.

When the contractors have proper insurance, they can have peace of mind that if anything goes wrong with client property or third-parties, they will be covered. For the consumer, it is of utmost importance to ensure that the contractor has proper insurance coverages before they are hired.

4. Lack of communication:

If the pavement company rushes through the presentation and is more concerned with obtaining a deposit check and does not ask the right questions and listen to all concerns that the client has, it can lead to a terrible experience for both of them.

A very important job of the paving representative is to ask questions and understand the client’s concerns and brief the paving staff about what the client’s needs and wants. In addition, establishing and effective means of communication between the client and the field staff will prevent miscommunication complaints.

5. Poor quality asphalt:

When property owners hires a paving contractor for their paving project, they tend to trust the contractor blindly when it comes to asphalt quality. However, not all asphalt is the same. Contractors often use recycled material in different proportions with fresh asphalt. A high percentage of recycled content can lead to poor quality asphalt paving. This most likely will lead to a call back from the client complaining about how terrible their new driveway looks and no reputable contractor wants to receive these types of calls!

We go back to complain #4; Lack of Communication, contractors should take time to educate the prospective client on asphalt quality and how it is laid down. Advice the client that they will be taking pictures every step of the way, so that if the client has a concern later on they can show proof of the steps taken and avoiding yet, another complaint.

6. No written commitment:

It is not a very good idea to hire any type of contractor based on verbal promises. The property owner should ensure that they receive a written estimate outlining the square footage, the type of material to be used, the thickness of the materials, start and end time, pricing, and certificate of insurance. The problem with verbal commitment is that it can be difficult to keep track of the promises made. The property owner has a certain expectation and on the other hand, the asphalt paving contractor may not deliver as expected leading to conflict and complaints

The best approach for both the property owner and the paving company is to get everything in writing. It will eliminate any chance of misunderstanding or miscommunication.

7. Poor base or foundation:

As great paving job starts with a solid base or foundation. The paving contractor should take time to study the current conditions of the soil where the new asphalt paving is going to be installed. It is not a good idea to skip a step and lay asphalt on soft or clayed soil. A good stone base is critical for a long-lasting asphalt paving job.

To prevent complaints about an asphalt job that looked nice in the beginning and then when horrible in a couple of years, the contractor, should discuss the current conditions of the area where the asphalt paving is to take place and outline any additional requirements if needed.

8. Hefty down payments:

Most contractors will ask for a downpayment to secure the job and to purchase materials. A down payment of more than 50% of the estimated price should raise a red flag to the property owner. Most experienced contractors and pavement companies have a line of credit and do not need an advance or a down payment. It is a good idea for both parties to discuss the payment schedule in advance. The property owner should make full payment when fully satisfied with the work.

Large down payment requests are another common complaint. Contractors should consider that this is the first time they are doing business with a particular client and are suspicious of everyone.

9. Punctuality:

Many contractors often take up more work than they can handle. Sometimes and oftentimes, something goes wrong with one of the projects. This can cause a delay or rescheduling jobs which in turn affects other scheduled jobs. Rescheduling or delaying scheduled jobs is a cause for consumers complaining that the contractors are not punctual when it comes to starting or finishing the work

The contractors should always take into account the resources and the projects at hand before undertaking other contracts and committing the work deadlines and time-frame. They should also discuss the possibilities of delays or maybe the need of rescheduling with the client before starting the job.

10. Old paving equipment:

Any smart paving contractor looks to maximize their return in investment, meaning that they have to maximize the profits from each and every job. Sadly and often, they opt to use older and cheaper paving equipment. Some quickly realized that using this type of equipment can be more costly in the long run, by having to stop a job to perform maintenance or emergency repairs. This can have an adverse effect on the quality of the paving job, the moral of the paving technicians, and the bottom line (profits).

To properly lay asphalt, it has to be done quickly, if the equipment is old or inefficient, it can delay the installation delay, which will affect the construction quality of the pavement. Clients have every right to complain if their paving job is a delay because of equipment breakdown. It is in the best interest of the paving company to keep a well-oiled fleet to complete paving jobs in a timely manner and provide quality work.

These are some of the usual asphalt paving complains that consumers usually have about their experience with their paving contractor. With the ease of the internet, they consult the various rating web sites to check asphalt paving reviews before choosing the contractor and most likely will not choose a contractor with several complaints or bad reviews.

The contractor should be more diligent about his work, avoid situations that would lead to complaints, and deliver a high level of paving quality customer service.

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