Most asphalt driveways are mostly maintenance-free and have a lifespan of roughly 20 years. Of course, wear and tear is inevitable with the passage of time. Wear also occurs more quickly if you drive and park heavy vehicles over it on a daily basis. When it comes time for a replacement, you may wonder about the asphalt driveway cost. Most Burien homeowners think about this when they need repairs or installation. Here are some of the variables that influence cost.
Driveway size can differ dramatically depending on the property size. As you can probably guess, bigger driveways will have a higher installation and repair cost.
Driveways differ in how thick they are. Older driveways are typically thinner and may be out of line with local codes. A technician will have to discard the aging base and fill it in with a thicker layer of gravel. This can add to the labor and material costs. Continue Reading →