Quality Michigan Asphalt Materials

What is Asphalt Made of and Why Do the Quality of the Materials Matter So Much?

Asphalt is a sustainable paving solution made from a mixture of aggregates, binder, and filler. Aggregates are processed mineral materials such as crushed rock, sand, gravel, slags, or various recycled materials. Binder is used to unite the aggregates together to form a cohesive mixture. Bitumen is most often used as the binder. Asphalt pavement consists […]

Different Types Of Asphalt In Michigan

Different Types of Asphalt Repair Solutions to Consider in Michigan

Asphalt repair solutions play a vital role in extending the life of your asphalt pavement to ensure safety, efficiency, and economic value. There are various kinds of asphalt maintenance and repair options available to you to best need your specific needs. Maintenance Long-lasting parking lots and roads can easily be attained through proper preventative maintenance […]

Paving Contractor In Michigan

4 Questions You Should Be Asking Your Paving Contractor In Michigan

The quality of services your paving contractor in Michigan provides to you really matters. High-quality service and proper maintenance can make a substantial difference in how well your pavement ages and how much it costs you in the long run. A high-quality paving solution can extend the life of your pavement and result in less […]

Michigan Pot Hole Repair

How Potholes Form And How We Can Help Prevent Them

While you may have seen numerous potholes in your life, you might not fully understand how potholes form and how we can actually help prevent them from occurring in the first place. Potholes Develop When Water Seeps into Pavement through Unsealed or Improperly Sealed Cracks When the water that seeped underneath the pavement freezes, it expands and […]

Michigan Asphalt Materials Plants

Important Facts to Know About Michigan Asphalt Plants

Unlike many asphalt contractors in the area, Michigan Paving & Materials Co., not only provides paving services to organizations across the state, but we also produce our own asphalt. This gives us a number of unique competitive advantages compared to other asphalt contractors in the area. Because we produce all of our own asphalt, we […]

Asphalt Sustainability Among Michigan Paving Contractors

Steady Increase in Asphalt Sustainability Among Michigan Paving Contractors

Michigan residents may be surprised to hear that the latest survey from the National Asphalt Paving Association (NAPA) found a wide array of recycled materials that were used to make asphalt pavements across the country. In this blog, we’ll highlight some of these findings and also explain why using recycled materials is beneficial for the […]