When it comes to your paving projects you actually have two real options. You will need to decide if you want to use concrete or if you want to use asphalt. There are people that will opt to use gravel, but there are a lot of problems with gravel. You can chip a windshield with loose gravel, and there is always a problem with the gravel causing ruts in your driveway.
Many types of weather can cause the surface of your asphalt driveway to break down and become damaged. No matter the climate you live in, it is important to do what you can to maintain your asphalt's surface, as a properly-maintained asphalt driveway can last approximately 20 years. Here are some tips to help you get the most out of your asphalt surface and keep it well-maintained as long as possible.