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What’s in your Sealcoat?

As the weather becomes warmer and the trees become greener- it can only mean one thing, SUMMER! Well, that and sealcoating season of course!  As the season comes in full swing and property parking lot budgets are arising from their winter slumber it’s time to ask this question- what’s a great product that will provide .. read more

22
May
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Happy Birthday Jay!!

We’re going a little off our usual topics this Friday, to wish one of our very own a happy birthday!   Jay Herzog-President of Blackjack is ringing in another year, and who better to share it with than his loyal office family. Jay has been with Blackjack since its establishment in 2008, and has had .. read more

01
May
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How Much Do You Know About Asphalt Safety?

Asphalt paving is actually one of the most dangerous construction occupations. From the heavy, complex equipment- to the HOT asphalt, being an asphalt paver can be quite the daunting task. Needless to say safety is number one in this profession- so how much do you know about what it takes to be safe? One of .. read more

10
Apr
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What 4 Factors are impacting the Cost of Asphalt Paving in Atlanta?

Asphalt is a very affordable- cost effective way to keep your property in shape. If maintained correctly, asphalt pavement can last for decades. If you’re looking to pave- here are 4 factors that may impact the cost. 1. Mobilization- How far the asphalt plants are from the property is a big factor in an Asphalt .. read more

03
Apr
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Does Your Property Need a Concrete Dumpster Pad?

Does your property have a dumpster? If you answered yes, keep reading! A dumpster pad is essential to maintaining the area around your dumpster. Metal dumpsters and large trash trucks exert a large amount of force on the pavement and can create a lot of damages- which could lead to a lot of headaches for .. read more

27
Mar
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Are You Taking the Right Steps in Maintaining Your Parking Lot?

Asphalt is a bigger part of our everyday lives than we tend to realize. Have you REALLY stopped to think about how to maintain it? Asphalt, made of rock, sand, and tar, is designed to flex, but also stay super strong under the pressures of traffic. However, after time asphalt tends to be beaten down .. read more

13
Mar
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Atlanta Paving Process

Curious about what happens now that you’ve decided to pave your property? We can help answer your question! The first step is to survey the area. During a property surveyal, a trained estimator visits the property to assess many things. They need to assess any damage that the property has, such as potholes, alligator cracks, .. read more

11
Mar
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All You Need to Know About Blacktop, Paving, and Sealcoating

As spring pops up here in Atlanta once again, the paving industry begins its active stretch. As concrete and asphalt start showing the winter damage this season, here are some things you’ll need to know about blacktop, paving, and seal coating. Blacktop and asphalt usually bring two images to mind. One, of a smooth onyx .. read more

06
Mar
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4 Sure-Fire Signs You Need to Contact an Asphalt Paving Contractor

4 Sure-Fire Signs You Need to Contact an Asphalt Paving Contractor If you are considering parking lot maintenance or you think you need something done but are not sure, this article can give you some direction. Here are 4 Sure-Fire Signs you need to contact an asphalt paving contractor. 1. Is your parking lot gray .. read more

Asphalt Paving Terms: How to Decipher Paver Lingo

Are you thinking of getting your parking lot repaired but feel lost as to what you need or what you need to ask for? If you read on this can help you get familiar with asphalt paving definitions.  First you need evaluate the damage of your parking lot. Is it just dull, needing a face lift .. read more