What is Chip & Seal Paving?
What is Chip & Seal is a similar product to Asphalt. This product is a tar and chip combination of asphalt cement and gravel mixed together for driveway, parking lot and road resurfacing. Used for over 100 years that provides a great alternative to asphalt. With a variety of shades from brown, light grey, and red. Lower cost (half the cost of asphalt), virtually maintenance free and good traction.
What is the difference between Asphalt and Chip & Seal?
is in the construction method
Hot Mix Asphalt Pavement
Heating liquid asphalt + mixing it with aggregate +
compacting the mixture = a durable road structure and riding surface.
Chip and Seal Paving
Thin film of heated asphalt liquid is sprayed on the road surface + placement of small aggregates/chips compacted for maximum adherence + sweeping excess stones from the surface = new driveway.
CHIP & SEAL PAVEMENT BENEFITS
For Roads, Driveways and Parking Lots
Interstate Paving has provided Concrete, Asphalt Overlay as well as Chip and Seal since 1953 and are pavement contractor specialists. Free estimates, flexible scheduling and superior customer service. Looking for a residential or commercial paving contractor then please contact Interstate Paving at one of our locations closest to you.