Cost to Top Quality Pave Asphalt in Wilmington for the Right Price

$391 Cheap
$430 Great Price
$470 Costly
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Even though asphalt paving in Wilmington is low cost on, there are still a few factors that can have an impact on the total cost of the project. These factors are the material costs, drainage and geotextile additions, base coat, top coats and sealants, excavation, clearing and the foundation. The material cost is mostly about the market price of fresh asphalt that is affected by fuel and surcharges. Drainage is necessary to enhance the asphalt paving in Wilmington. Typically, a good Wilmington asphalt paving project requires two coats; the base coat and top coat plus the sealant. The base and top coat can cost around $1 to $2.50 per square foot. Sealant, on the other hand, is estimated to cost around $3 to $6 per square foot. Foundation installation which is usually made up of 8 to 10 inches of gravel is around $1 to $3 per square foot.

Estimated final cost for asphalt paving

Item Quantity Fair Price
Driveway Cost 215 Square Feet $182.40
Driveway Labor 2.2 Hours $138.27
Driveway Job Materials and Supplies 200 Square Feet $22.89
Driveway Equipment Allowance $87.93
Totals - Cost to Install Asphaltic Concrete Driveways - 215 Square Feet $431.48
Average Cost Per Square Foot $2.16

What are the different types of asphalt in Wilmington that can be used in pavements?

Various types of asphalt can be used depending on what purpose they will serve. Among the most common types of asphalt are perpetual pavement, porous asphalt, quiet asphalt, warm mix asphalt, and hot mix asphalt.

What is asphalt in Wilmington made of?

Asphalt is a black, sticky, and highly viscous semi-solid form of petroleum. It is composed of four major compounds which are the saturates, naphthene aromatics, polar aromatics, and asphaltenes.

When was Wilmington asphalt first used?

It is said that asphalt has been used since 5th millennium BC in farming. The early Sumerians used natural asphalt in mortars in between stones and bricks, carvings, and for waterproofing purposes.

Find the Best Costs on Asphalt Paving - Wilmington, 19801

Since there are a lot of variables affecting the costs of asphalt paving in Wilmington, obtaining an estimate is difficult unless a homeowner seeks advice from a contractor or professional. There are additional factors that can add to the final expense of Wilmington asphalt paving. Engineering is crucial for the drainage design of the pavement. The cost of hiring a professional engineer to do the drainage plan will depend on the location of the pavement and its topography. Securing a permit from the local authorities together with paying the fees will also affect the cost of the project. Regardless of the cost, however, an asphalt pavement that has been laid with a good foundation, drainage, and material can last up to 20 to 50 years.

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    Dcci T-A Delaware Concrete Contractors

    Rating: 60
    845 Kiamensi Rd. 
    WilmingtonDE  19804
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    Greenville Concrete

    Rating: 57
    9 Germay Dr. 
    WilmingtonDE  19804
  • 3

    Francis Kelly & Sons Inc

    Rating: 80
    8 Meco Cir. 
    NewportDE  19801
  • 4

    Greenville Concrete

    Rating: 62
    202 New Rd. 
    WilmingtonDE  19805
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    Concrete Technology Resurfacing & Design

    Rating: 57
    WilmingtonDE  19804
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    Concrete Service Company

    Rating: 62
    3315 Coachman Rd. 
    WilmingtonDE  19803