Careers
586-752-9060 Ray, MI

Blog

Stay informed & stay current!

All About Total Asphalt Paving

Mar 12, 2020
Story ImageIn 1982, Total Asphalt Paving was founded by father and son, Don and Ben Daveluy. With their extensive experience working with asphalt, they started the business with a simple concept: "If you provide good quality work to your clients, then the company will grow.” Nearly 40 years later, Total Asphalt Paving still stands behind this concept. We are your trusted asphalt paving contractors providing asphalt paving commercial and residential jobs at competitive prices in Oakland and Macomb County, as well as throughout Michigan.

Read More >





Adding Value to Your Home with a New Driveway

Feb 01, 2020
Story ImageOne of the first things that people see when they approach your home is your curb appeal, and ultimately, your driveway. A crack-free, even and clean driveway presents a welcoming aesthetic feeling for your house guests. At Total Asphalt Paving, Inc., we know how valuable your driveway is to the overall look of your home. By implementing an asphalt driveway, maintenance is low, and the investment will be beneficial for you in the long run.

Read More >





Book Your Spring Residential Asphalt Project Soon!

Jan 01, 2020
Story ImageFor many of us, the end of the year means we reflect upon the last year and consider what it is we can do to improve our lives when the new year hits. Some of those things on your list may seem obvious; other things may need some inspiration behind them. We know how frustrated you’ve been with the state of your driveway – cracks and crevices alike. It’s unattractive and it can really do a number on your car tires. Now is the time to book your upcoming spring asphalt project with Total Asphalt Paving, Inc. soon!

Read More >





Asphalt Sealcoating and Repair

Dec 01, 2019
Story ImageAsphalt paved driveways are clean, neat, and can significantly improve the curb appeal of your home or business. A new asphalt paved driveway adds a great deal of value to your property with its beautiful dark color and virtually seamless design. Though, not all good things last forever. Although the aesthetic of a new asphalt driveway is pleasing, the upkeep can be taxing and difficult to manage on your own.

Read More >





Did You Know Asphalt Is Recyclable?

Nov 01, 2019
Story ImageAsphalt is sure to provide drivers with the smoothest ride in comparison to any other road surface engineered today. Progressively, the asphalt pavement industry has been constantly creating ways to be more environmentally conscious. This stems from repurposing old asphalt pavements and reconfiguring their parts to be optimized in newly developed pavement designs. From the incorporation of recycled materials to the adoption of energy-saving warm-mix asphalt technologies, asphalt pavement is one of the most time-and-cost-efficient means to a safer, smoother roadway.

Read More >





Maintaining Your Commercial & Industrial Parking Lots in Winter

Oct 01, 2019
Story Image One of the biggest pitfalls of the winter months here in Michigan is the inevitable, crumbling infrastructure due to the falling temperatures. Whether in a drought or a blizzard, asphalt paving is the most conducive material to use to combat such extreme weather conditions. Asphalt driveways, parking lots, and roads have a much longer lifespan than concrete in such weather conditions. Ultimately, asphalt is smooth, strong, and durable and is prone to substantial flexibility as opposed to concrete.

Read More >





The Benefits of Asphalt in the Winter Season

Sep 04, 2019
Story ImageClimate is always the first thing to consider when considering paving. In places where Winter is cold and brutal, asphalt is always the most conducive material for this type of climate. Asphalt driveways, parking lots, and roads hold up much better than concrete in these harsh elements.

Read More >





Asphalt vs Concrete

Aug 09, 2019
Story ImageDeciding between asphalt and concrete can be a confusing dilemma. There are pros and cons to using each material. Below, we will try to help you sort through the differences with some helpful information.

Read More >





Asphalt Paved Driveways in Macomb County

Jul 18, 2019
Story ImageThey say first impressions count and the first thing people see when they reach your home from the street is your paved asphalt driveway. An inviting asphalt driveway that is neat and clean offers a warm welcome to those pulling in for a visit. It is also aesthetically pleasing to all those passing by. In addition, your asphalt paved driveway adds value to your home investment. The condition of the driveway is definitely something potential buyers will take into consideration when viewing your home. If it is cracked and crumbling, this will be noticed at first glance.

Read More >





25 Year Anniversary for Employee Mark Appling

Jun 07, 2019
Story ImageMilestones are meant to be celebrated. We at Total Asphalt are proud to celebrate one of our employees who has reached a major milestone: 25 years of working with our amazing team. Mark Appling, one of our leading pavers, just marked a quarter century with Total Asphalt! We greatly appreciate Mark’s dedication, loyalty, and commitment to our company.

Read More >