Crack Repair & Sealing
While the terms crack filling and crack repair are often used interchangeably, there are differences between these methods of pavement crack maintenance. Understanding these differences will help you make the most cost-effective choice and long-lasting solution for crack Maintenance of your asphalt streets and parking lots.
Crack sealing and crack repair is are both important steps in extending the life of your asphalt.
Crack sealing is a procedure where the cracks are blown clean of debris and a hot sealant is applied to the cracks to prevent water intrusion.
Crack repair is a method where the sunken, cracked asphalt is replaced with new asphalt.. there are several ways in which this can be achieved.
APMS offers 3 alternatives to crack repair,
Our most effective way is with our infrared seamless patching method.
APMS, Inc. Has been Lincolns Infrared Seamless Patching specialist since 1988. This method is the most cost effective way of repairing your potholes, over sized cracks, wheel dents and depressions.
This method is very efficient requiring less equipment and is less disruptive to your business.
Our team will heat the existing top layer of failed pavement back to its original temperature . They rake out all the failed area and add new asphalt as needed to blend hot-mix asphalt with the original blacktop and compacting the entire area leaving a seamless patch.
Pot holes are sometimes caused when the top layer of asphalt separates from the base and partially breaks away.
Pavement milling (cold planing), is another process that actually removes the failed surface area in your parking lot or street. Milling generally removes 2-3” inches of the top layer of failed Pavement area to allow new Pavement to be added over the existing base.
Parking Lot Striping
APMS uses the highest-quality machines and paints to provide a long-lasting finished look to your surface!
Asphalt Paving, Patching & Repair
APMS can offer methods of patching, pothole filling, and repairs that no one else can. We have the infra-red patching technology that allows for seamless surface repairs. In addition we can offer all the other traditional patching methods of Milling or even total remove and replacement.
APMS offers the best in Lincoln when it comes to sealcoating. Get in touch with us today!