Category: Sealcoating

Asphalt Sealcoating – How it Works

Rose PavingRose Paving / February 21, 2020

If you have asphalt paving at your commercial or residential property, you’ve no doubt heard of asphalt sealcoating. This maintenance service is designed to keep your asphalt looking its best and protected from the elements, but just how does it work? Let’s take a closer look. What is a Sealcoat? A sealcoat is a resistant…

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Sealcoating FAQ

Rose PavingRose Paving / June 10, 2019

Sealcoating FAQ – Why Sealcoating Is Critical for Parking Lot Maintenance   Why should I have my parking lot sealcoated? Your asphalt parking lot takes a battering not just from vehicles but from the blistering sun, snow, salt, and spills. Regularly sealcoating your lot helps to minimize damage and deterioration, while keeping its appearance fresh and…

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How Are Asphalt Paving and Sealcoating Different?

Rose PavingRose Paving / May 06, 2019

When the time comes to consider asphalt repair for your parking lot or driveway, you want to be absolutely sure you’re choosing the right option. Asphalt paving and sealcoating can appear similar on the surface—no pun intended—but these two maintenance and repair procedures are very different. Asphalt Paving – the What, How, and When Asphalt…

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What is Sealcoating and When Does My Parking Lot Need it?

Rose PavingRose Paving / March 20, 2019

What is Sealcoating? Parking lot maintenance is essential for keeping your asphalt in top condition and prolonging its life. Your lot is subject to constant traffic and harsh weather, which over time will result in damage that needs to be addressed. Sealcoating is a measure that you can take to help protect your lot and…

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What is Your Lot Telling You? Know the Signs of Needing Asphalt Repair

Rose PavingRose Paving / March 20, 2019

Keeping an eye on your parking lot is an important part of your maintenance program. Knowing when your asphalt is wearing due to weather or heavy usage means you can work quickly to fix any issues that might arise. Preemptive care is best, but when damage or wear and tear occurs, prompt asphalt repair will…

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The Definitive Guide to Sealcoating

Rose PavingRose Paving / April 12, 2018

Everything you need to know about sealcoating your lot Now that spring has sprung, it’s officially the beginning of sealcoating season. Sealcoating is an important element in any preventative maintenance effort as it protects your surfaces from oxidation and moisture that cause wear and tear. Learn how this service helps get your parking lot ready…

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Parking Lot Sealcoating Guide

Rose PavingRose Paving / May 30, 2017

Sealcoating is one of the most important elements of a pavement management plan. A sealcoat consists of either coal tar pitch or asphalt cement mixed with inert fillers, water, emulsifying agents, or additives. Applied in thin coats, pavement sealing is used to protect off-highway pavement surfaces against gasoline, oil, salt, water, and ultraviolet rays. Purpose…

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Sealcoat Challenges in the Cool Weather

Rose PavingRose Paving / September 28, 2015

Whether it is the first warm days of spring or the final cool days of autumn, the Rose Paving sealcoat teams are regularly faced with the dilemma of when to start and stop their seasons. Rose Paving uses water-based sealcoats. Once the sealcoat is applied, it needs to dry, which means the water has to…

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Rose Paving Founders Day: Visitation Catholic Church & School

Rose PavingRose Paving / September 17, 2014

Each year around this time, the Rose Paving Executive Team recognizes “Founders Day,” by choosing a special jobsite and giving the crews a break by helping perform the pavement repairs themselves. This week, the Rose Paving team gathered at Visitation Catholic Church & School to perform infrared asphalt repairs, sealcoating and lot marking to their…

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Limited Time Left to Repair Your Parking Lot

Rose PavingRose Paving / September 10, 2014

How are your pavement surfaces doing? Due to bidding processes, decision making, and scheduling, it’s important to act on any parking lot repairs sooner rather than later.  In the Chicagoland area, the paving season typically ends by mid-November. In warmer climates, it can be extended by a couple months – but really, the weather patterns…

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