Are you interested in having a chip and seal (oil & stone) driveway installed? This style of driveway installation is popular among homeowners because it offers many benefits. Chip and seal driveways can have a course or smooth, even surface that will remain stable for years after installation. The driveway is also strong and durable, which makes it a great choice for heavy traffic areas. This type of driveway is also fairly quick for an expert to install, and when complete, requires little maintenance.
Long Island has all four seasons during the year, so having a durable driveway installed is a smart move. Whether you live in an area that is sunny, or one that experiences a lot of precipitation throughout the year, a good driveway can help keep the weather from damaging it. Snow, ice, and rain can cause serious issues for driveways that aren’t properly prepared and installed. Not only can these things lead to cracked or chipped pavement, but they can also cause substantial damage to your home.
A chip and seal driveway has a very unique look. Chip and seal driveways are also thicker than your typical asphalt driveway and many homeowners prefer the luxurious look of chip and seal driveways. Chip and seal driveways, also called oil and stone or tar and chip driveways, are cost-effective alternatives to other durable surfaces. Oil and Stone / Chip and Seal driveways are much more aesthetically pleasing than other common driveway options, such as asphalt, gravel and concrete.
Chip and seal driveways require much less maintenance than concrete or asphalt driveways. Concrete and asphalt driveways must be pressure-washed frequently. Chip and seal driveways only need occasional sweeping. Instead of sealing every year, like asphalt, chip and seal driveways only need to be resealed every three to five years. That will save you a bunch of money!
Chip and seal installations are known to have environmentally friendly benefits. Chip sealing is used on parking lots, city streets, and roads and is also used for driveways. Chip sealing can reduce the amount of dust, dirt, and debris in road runoff. Chip sealing curbs dust levels. Chip sealing reduces the amount of asphalt and coal tar needed. These natural benefits make oil and stone driveways a great eco-friendly choice for those who are environmentally conscious.
Chip and seal roadways are associated with luxury. Although being affordable, chip and seal roadways and driveways are associated with luxury because they involve the creative use of natural materials. These materials include gravel. Gravel is a specific size of rock that is conditioned to be the perfect aggregate in your oil and stone driveway. They are the perfect size to give a beautiful appearance to your home.
If you’d like to discuss a chip and seal driveway for your home, get in touch with us today. Want a new driveway? Or have an old one that needs updating? Chip and seal may be the driveway remodeling treatment for you. Chip and seal can be used on driveways, patios, parking lots, and roads. Chip and seal also adds great flair to well landscaped areas. Completing the function of the driveway with the beauty of natural stone.
We look forward to working with you. Please contact us today and mention our website to save 15% on your chip and seal driveway.