As anyone who is in property management knows, there are countless maintenance tasks that need to be addressed on a regular basis to ensure that the entire process does not fall victim to falling short. One part of the property that many mangers tend to overlook is their asphalt surfaces. These surfaces can have much more of an impact on the overall wellbeing of your property than you realize as properly taken care of asphalt surfaces provide property managers with a variety of benefits pertaining to various different topics such as customer acquisition, required maintenance, and much more.
The first, and most obvious benefit provided by sealcoating is that is extends the life of your asphalt surface. There are many factors that contribute to the lifespan of your asphalt surface such as the amount of traffic it sees, how often maintenance is performed, and much more. It is generally recommended that asphalt pavement is sealed every 2-5 depending on a variety of factors.
One of the most common problems such as the amount of traffic, weather conditions, plowing, sanding, age and texture of the pavement. Business owners and Property managers face strict budgets and planning for when asphalt pavement is in need. Cracking which develops overtime, should be filled as soon as they start to appear. This preventative maintenance is crucial to longevity of your asphalt.
Sealcoating helps to decrease the loss of flexibility of the pavement caused by the Ultra Violet Rays of the sun, thus minimizing the impact that the freeze/thaw cycle has on your asphalt pavement. Sealcoating asphalt pavement regularly helps to protect it from Mother Nature’s elements and helps to keep asphalts keep chemicals and oils off of the asphalt directly, which will only add to the asphalt lasting a lot longer.
Although asphalt pavement looks indestructible it is quite the contrary as there are a variety of outside factors that lead to damage. These factors include things such as oxygen, water, UV rays, oil, and gas. The sealcoating acts as an added layer of protection for the asphalt pavement to buffer against any exposure to these damaging factors.
In addition to all of the benefits that sealcoating provides in terms of keeping your sealcoating in optimal health, it also helps to keep its appearance in great shape to which in turn leads to a much more attractive proposition for potential visitors, tenants and inventors than a worn out, cracked, pavement.
Let New England Sealcoating Help You Start Reaping These Benefits Today!
If you’re a property manager and these benefits sound like something you’d be interested in, contact the team of expert professionals at new England Sealcoating. We offer a variety of pavement maintenance services to help you keep your surface in top condition. Reach out today for more information about us and how we can help!