If you have a concrete driveway, you may need repairs now, or in years to come. Here are some signs that your concrete is in need of repair.
- One tell tale sign that your pavement is in need of repair is the appearance of cracks on the surface. This can be caused by changes in the underlying soil due to weather, as rain followed by long periods of dry weather can cause expanding and contracting of the earth. Sealing cracks in concrete is possible, and something I will touch on in a bit.
- Another sign is pooling of water in certain places. This can be caused by a drainage problem that could need to be addressed. This excess water can lead to additional damage if the problem is not taken care of. Weather proof coating is available for concrete and is something you should take advantage of after leveling to make sure the material stays in good condition. Keep in mind that the coating itself isn’t a one and done deal, and will have to be reapplied every so many years, depe