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Patching Asphalt Before the Winter Hits

Sep 15, 2020
Story ImageOne of the biggest and most unexpected headaches home and business owners can encounter is having to pay for driveway paving or driveway repairs right after the winter ends. These issues are preventable and the experienced team here at Total Asphalt Paving, Inc. can help patch those cracks and crevices in your driveway before the cold hits. Furthermore, the inclement weather of Michigan winters has our pavement enduring freezing temperatures, heavy snowfall, and ice sheets. Therefore, even for the highly flexible, recreational asphalt paving, our roads, driveways, and parking lots are at a higher risk than most climates

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Last Call for Asphalt Driveways in Michigan 2020

Aug 25, 2020
Story ImageFall is rolling in and in Michigan, we all know what follows. Cold temperatures and lots of snow usually put an end to our outdoor projects. If you were thinking about getting an asphalt driveway this Spring or Summer and haven’t gotten around to getting this project completed, there is still some time left in the season. Call the asphalt driving specialists at Total Asphalt Paving, Inc. to get this project on the books and off your list.

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Enter To Win A FREE Driveway!

Aug 04, 2020
Story ImageWhen you want to make a first impression when people visit your home, remember the first thing they see from the street is your paved asphalt driveway. A clean, smooth asphalt driveway is always a warm welcome to those stopping by for a visit as well as aesthetically pleasing to all driving by.

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Main Differences Between Asphalt and Concrete

Jul 14, 2020
Story ImageIf you are looking for a newly paved driveway, or perhaps a newly paved parking lot for your business, deciding what kind of material to lay can be a long process. Between concrete and asphalt, the best choice for your new pavement is always going to be asphalt. But there are several reasons why asphalt pavement holds the upper hand.

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Residential Asphalt Paving in Macomb County

Jun 17, 2020
Story ImageWhen it comes to your home, first impressions are an essential part of maintaining that home. A driveway with cracks, weeds, and rigid bumps can put a damper on the aesthetics of your home. Not only does a new asphalt driveway improve the aesthetics of your home, but it significantly raises the value of your home, as well! Potential buyers are going to see your new driveway paving and consider that your home has been taking care of over the years.

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Specialized Paving For Basketball, Tennis & Pickleball Courts, Cart Paths and Bike Pathways

May 19, 2020
Story ImageTotal Asphalt is recognized in the community as a respectable and trustworthy residential and commercial asphalt company. They are also known for their recreational asphalt work as well. They specialize in basketball courts, tennis courts, pickleball courts, cart paths and bike pathways.

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Shut Down by Coronavirus

Apr 30, 2020
Story ImageMichigan contractors not engaging in work deemed essential have been under Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s stay-at-home directive since March 24th. “It’s hard to know exactly what to expect and what to plan for,” says Joyce Oliver with Total Asphalt Paving, Ray Township, Michigan, located just north of Detroit. “There’s not a whole lot of anything going on.”

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Commercial Asphalt Paving in Macomb County

Apr 22, 2020
Story ImageAsphalt is more attractive, has a longer lifespan, and will add value to your growing company. You will notice a significant ROI (return-on-investment) in comparison to any other material you choose. To get the biggest bang for your buck, it’s best to choose asphalt! And here are some of the reasons why.

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Businesses and Homeowners May Benefit from the Coronavirus Bailout

Apr 17, 2020
Story ImageWith a massive area of the United States shut down due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic, many businesses are making tough decisions in order to stay afloat. Though, due to the recent passing of a $2 trillion stimulus bill in the U.S. Senate, businesses and homeowners alike will hopefully experience a surge in the economy suffering from the pandemic.

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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.

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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.

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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!

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Asphalt and Environmental Sustainability

Mar 11, 2019
Story ImageAsphalt gives us the capability to minimize the impact that we have on our environment. By using it to build roads we have decreased the energy consumed in building pavements, it doesn’t wear out quickly and often only requires maintenance when it begins to break down, it is recyclable, it allows traffic to keep moving in crowded urban areas, and even provides a higher level of public safety.

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Asphalt Recycling

Feb 26, 2019
Story ImageAsphalt is created by combining a bitumen (a binding material) with an aggregate (rocks, stone, or sand). There are many things that these ingredients can be combined with to make different kinds of asphalt. For instance, if you combine the aggregate with recycled tires, it will create a rubberized asphalt. They are combined with extremely high heat in order to melt the elements down. These materials are easy to recycle because they can be melted down and remixed. As a matter of fact, asphalt is the most recycled material in the United States because it is made of 100% recyclable materials.

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10 Interesting Facts you didn’t know about Asphalt

Jan 03, 2019
Story ImageThe next time you're sitting in traffic, tapping your thumbs to the beat of your favorite song, we hope you remember these top 10 most interesting facts about asphalt and asphalt paving.

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How to Prepare Your Parking Lot for Winter

Nov 09, 2018
Story ImageAt Total Asphalt, we know parking lot paving and parking lot repaving better than anyone. So, we have a few tips for business owners on how to keep their parking lots safe and as well maintained as possible throughout the winter.

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The Problem with Potholes: Damages Potholes Cause to Your Tires and Vehicles

Oct 08, 2018
Story ImageCall Total Asphalt Paving, Inc. for asphalt resurfacing or Fresh Look Sealcoating (our sister company) for the best asphalt repair.

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What are the Differences Between Asphalt and Concrete?

Oct 08, 2018
Story ImageAt Total Asphalt Paving, Inc., we understand that asphalt is the best material for roads, driveways and parking lots.

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Fresh Look Sealcoating

Aug 22, 2018
Story ImageTotal Asphalt Paving, Inc. would like to introduce everyone to our sister company, Fresh Look Sealcoating. Fresh Look provides commercial and residential asphalt maintenance to businesses and residents in Washington, MI and throughout Southeast Michigan.

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Why Asphalt is the Eco-Friendly, Green Solution for Driveways and Parking Lots

Aug 07, 2018
Story ImageTotal Asphalt delivers the best and most eco-friendly commercial and residential asphalt paving in Southeast Michigan.

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Tired of Your Dirt Driveway? Get Quality Asphalt Driveway Paving from Total Asphalt

Jul 03, 2018
Story ImageIf you hire Total Asphalt Paving, Inc. to install a brand-new asphalt driveway, you won’t have to worry. Your asphalt driveway will look great for years to come, add value to your property, and even melt the snow faster in the winter.

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Impress New and Existing Customers with a Parking Lot Makeover!

Jun 25, 2018
Story ImageTotal Asphalt provides the best commercial asphalt paving in Southeast Michigan, and we can quickly and affordably make your parking lot look like new. Don’t trust just any asphalt paving contractors with your businesses’ reputation. Instead, let Total Asphalt deliver incredible results with commercial parking lot paving that will last and look great for years to come.

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Upgrade Your Outdoor Space with a Basketball Court, Bike Path, or Tennis Court

May 23, 2018
Story ImageNow is a great time for Southeast Michigan homeowners to consider adding a basketball court, bike path, or tennis court to their outdoor spaces. And at Total Asphalt Paving, Inc., our residential asphalt paving specialties include recreational asphalt paving.

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Get Your Driveway Patched or Repaved for Summer

May 16, 2018
Story ImageIf your driveway needs a little TLC, now is a great time to let Total Asphalt Paving patch or repave your residential asphalt. If you’re one of the many Michigan homeowners who hosts cookouts, pool parties, and other types of get-togethers during the summer months, you’ll want your driveway to look its best. Not only that, but smoother, newer driveways are safer for both cars and pedestrians. Here at Total Asphalt Paving, Inc, we have a long history of great customer service and quality craftsmanship, so you can trust our team to get the job done right.

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