A Guide to Repairing Asphalt Pavement – Outdoor Family Portraits

Asphalt pavement is among the most popular materials that are used in roads, driveways as well as parking spaces. Although it’s durable it can also be damaged over time due to wear. This video will show you how to conduct asphalt repairs and get your road back to its best.

A tree root has grown below concrete and is offset by the asphalt shown in this video. The contractors dig a hole to see the size that the roots. The diameter is three inches, which means they can get rid of it with no harm to the trees.

The next step is to cut out the damaged section of asphalt to get access to the root. The contractors cut sections of the asphalt with a specially designed saw. They dig down and expose to the root in all its entirety and remove it by hand.

The ground beneath needs to be compacted. They use sledge hammers to finish the job and throw pack on top. The mix is comprised of cement and rock. It then gets impregnated so that asphalt can be held.

The asphalt has been laid followed by tamping it down. You can see the video for further details.