The construction industry has a new development in waterproofing systems known as a hot-applied rubberized asphalt waterproofing membrane. The membrane consists of a 100% blend of asphalt, synthetic rubber polymers, and a formulated filler made to provide an excellent combination of toughness with flexibility and low moisture vapor permeance. What’s involved in the application process? As the name suggests, hot rubberized membranes are applied while extremely hot. The material undergoes … [Read more...] about What is Hot Rubber Application?
What are the Uses of Asphalt?
One of the most common materials in American communities is asphalt. Asphalt is a paving option in the form of a sticky, black, semi-solid material. It is a versatile material that creates a smooth and durable surface for parking lots, driveways, roads, and walkways. Asphalt comes in 5 standard types based on the chemical composition, i.e.: Hot mix asphalt Cold mix Warm mix Cut back And mastic asphalt These different types of asphalt influence their usage. For … [Read more...] about What are the Uses of Asphalt?
A Few Things You Should Know About Asphalt Paving
Asphalt paving is known for its durability and resilience. It is a perfect pavement option for residential, commercial, and industrial use. When installed appropriately, it looks good, and it is both environmentally and budget-friendly plus it will last long. What is asphalt paving? In every place you look at in America, you’ve probably noticed asphalt. Asphalt paving constitutes an aggregate of stones, gravel, sand, crushed rocks, or even slag with binders (mostly bitumen) and … [Read more...] about A Few Things You Should Know About Asphalt Paving