Paving a parking lot can lead to many great things such as increased drivability, as well as a higher curb appeal. However, paving your parking lot can raise a lot of questions, and even seem overwhelming at times. A common question is whether you should pave your parking lot in asphalt.
Picking a parking lot material for your paving project is important, but making a decision can be difficult. Perhaps you’ve found yourself wondering things such as “Should I pave my parking lot in asphalt?” or, “what does asphalt offer that concrete doesn’t?” These are common questions when looking to pave a parking lot. Thankfully, there are simple answers to these questions that will ease the process.
The Benefits Of Asphalt Paving
So what are some of the benefits of asphalt paving? Paving your parking lot with asphalt will not only give it a fresh and appealing appearance for your business, but it also gives you a smooth, durable, place to park.
While there are several types of asphalt to choose from, they are all quick and inexpensive to repair making it an easy fix if you ever find yourself dealing with any deterioration that may appear over time due to use and exposure to the elements.
How Much Does It Cost To Pave A Parking Lot?
When you decided to redo your parking lot you may have been worried about the cost, but asphalt paving is actually extremely affordable compared to concrete. While prices can vary depending on the company and complexity of the project it mostly depends on the project’s square footage. Generally, asphalt paving should run you $2 – $5 per square foot.
How Long Does Parking Lot Paving Take?
Another worry you could have is the time it will take to tear up and repave your parking lot. After all, your business needs parking! There are many factors you should consider when it comes to the length of time it will take to finish the project. This includes the state of the current parking lot, the size of the property, weather, and whether or not you choose to sealcoat. Paving your parking lot can be a long process. However, it’s definitely one that is worth the investment due to all of the benefits that come with asphalt paving.
Furthermore, asphalt paving companies can work on one section of your parking lot at a time, allowing for access to your business even while your parking lot is being repaired.
Have More Questions?
You can count on Walt’s Paving to complete your residential or commercial paving project in an efficient and timely manner. We have over 40 years of experience paving asphalt driveways, making asphalt repairs, and seal coating asphalt. We are located in Osceola IN and service homeowners and businesses within 50 miles of Elkhart IN. If you have any further questions regarding our services, do not hesitate to contact us today.