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Jan 27, 2021

Homeowners and business owners always seem to have a never-ending list of improvements and projects to make on their house or commercial building. While it is easy to prioritize the aesthetic look and feel of your building – or the dream projects you’ve wanted to accomplish forever – the experts at Burnaby Blacktop strongly urge you not to postpone any crack sealing, asphalt sealing, pothole repair, or driveway paving projects that need attention.

Through years of experience, as a paving company in Vancouver, Burnaby Blacktop has seen simple concrete crack repair projects turn into massive projects requiring full-fledged driveway services to repair. So, here is why we advise you not to postpone repairing potholes or cracks in your driveway or parking lot:

Why is it important to repair potholes and cracks?

  • Prioritize the Health and Safety of Visitors

While it may not seem like a big deal, neglecting to repair potholes, or handle asphalt sealing and crack sealing needs as they come up can lead to serious safety concerns for anyone visiting your residency or commercial building. Not only can these blemishes in your driveway or parking lot cause vehicle damage and potential fender benders and accidents, but these uneven surfaces are also ripe for trips, slips, and falls. Having professional driveway contractors address pothole repairs as you find them is about more than just aesthetics. It is a critical component to keeping visitors to your home or business safe.

  • Small Issues Get Worse with Time

The driveway contractors at Burnaby Blacktop have seen it play out a thousand times. Somebody balks at a small crack or pothole as merely a nuisance and decides to postpone fixing it. Before you know it, other projects get in the way, driveway sealing falls to the wayside, and the once small crack grows into a massive problem. Especially in the winter season – and the months surrounding winter – these problems tend to escalate if ignored. Save yourself a major project and hassle by addressing any driveway sealing or concrete crack repair needs before they get too bad.

  • Fix Early to Save Money in the Long Run

Because small pavement problems can become colossal issues if ignored, it should be no surprise that the repairs required to fix these problems also become much more costly. While driveway paving may not be the most exciting improvement project for your home or business, you can save yourself a lot of money by taking the time to fix small cracks or potholes as you notice them.

For many home or business owners, the driveway or parking lot serves as the first impression to visitors. Burnaby Blacktop is here to ensure all of your paved surfaces are smooth, safe and send the right message. The best way to do this is to tackle any issues as you notice them, and the driveway contractors at Burnaby Blacktop are the right team for the job. For repairing potholes and crack sealing on your driveway or parking lot, give us a call today! We aim to prevent small issues from turning into major problems when it comes to concrete and asphalt repair.

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    COVID-19 Pandemic: Your Safety is Our Priority

    To our valued customers

    As a company, we prioritise health and safety for our employees and most importantly, our customers. We would like to assure you that we work under strict compliance with the BC Centre of Disease Control (CDC) and adheres to the guidelines provided by Health Canada and the World Health Organization regarding the COVID-19 pandemic.

    Our business procedures, including estimating, collections, on site work procedures and overall customer interaction have been adjusted to ensure a healthy interaction between our employees and customers:

    Our employees have been educated with regards to the health and safety requirements amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. We make sure that they strictly adhere to the following:

    Our company representative will contact the customer before starting the project to ensure a safe environment for our workers:

    We will continue to monitor this situation closely and will ensure that all policies and preventive measures are adhered to. We also would like to encourage you to be up to date with COVID-19 pandemic by visiting the Health Canada’s website and watching the daily news.

    If you have queries and concerns regarding the above practice, please feel free to contact us at 778.855.0513 or send an email to [email protected]. Be assured that we will continue to be at our best in providing a safe and healthy work environment.

    Thank you.

    Burnaby Blacktop Ltd.