You would use your driveway every day, if you had your house and car. Your sideway looks good and safe, as long as you do something for driveway maintenance. Especially in Vancouver, there are 4 seasons, so we should change driveway maintenance in each season. Here are 5 tips for you to keep your driveway sustainable, which makes you happy.
1 Utilize a concrete sealer
You should use a concrete sealer before winter. The concrete on your driveway is getting worse because of the cold weather, and a concrete sealer would prevent it.
2 Make the concrete clean
There might be oil or fuel on the driveway, which makes the driveway dirty and sticky. If you want to use the clean and safe driveway, you would prefer you cleaned your driveway by water and soup at least once a year. A consumer pressure washer would be useful when you want to remove the stain on the driveway.
3 Utilize ice melters
Do you know than ice gives the concrete damage? Ice melters avoid the damage by snow, and you can ice melters on the sidewalk as well as on the driveway. However, please be careful not to use fertilizers, which is not good for the concrete, so you need to use ice melters, which is good foe the concrete.
4 Don’t give any damages to the surface of the concrete
You should be careful when you bring sharp objects on the driveway. If you dropped them on the driveway, it would be one of the reason why your driveway get cracks. Having said of cracks, it is very nice to seal cracks annually before cracks become large holes. The best season to seal cracks is in summer when it is dry. Avoid to do that in winter when it is rainy.
5 Check if there are any cracks on the driveway
You can confirm if the driveway has any cracks when you do driveway maintenance. You should do it before rainy season, because the cracks can grow up by the wet weather. If you find any cracks on the driveway, fix them as soon as you can. If the crack is too big, we are willing to repair it.
Driveway maintenance is very simple and easy, but it is very difficult to repair cracks. Therefore, it is important to prevent cracks by driveway maintenance. We are very happy if the tips are helpful for you. Please don’t hesitate to contact us to know more about the information about cracks, or ask us repair cracks.