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Before and After – Asphalt drive with Belgium Block Apron – Fairfield CT

Asphalt Driveway in Fairfield CT Makeover!New Apshalt Driveway in Fairfield CT with Belgium BLock ApronThis driveway in Fairfield CT requires removal of old pavement, and a re-leveling of the driveway base. Proper preparation of the base is critial to preventing cracks in the asphalt in the future.  Other critial items are the thickness of the asphalt and the correct amount of compaction – too much compactation is as much of a problem as too little!  The temperature of the asphalt is also critial, and finally proper drainage must be created for rain water in order for the asphalt to get maximum life.  Ohara’s Paving has a twenty year history of getting all this elements done correctly!

How many days to properly cure a new asphalt driveway?

Proper Time to Dry - 3 days!

A new asphalt driveway will need at least three days to harden and cure  – and longer if the temperatues are high!    So keep vehicles off till then!


Time to move forward with your homeowner plans to replace that cracked asphalt driveway or add an elegant touch with and Oil & Stone if your so inclined. Call for a free estimate by a responsive company with over 20 years experience! We excavate, remove , resurface and re-pave with the greatest of care and expertise.