5 Reasons to Sealcoat Your Parking Lot

This article explores the top 5 Reasons to Sealcoat Your Parking Lot. First impressions are everything. New asphalt surfaces that are seal coated within their first year will experience less degradation from UV damage, water and traffic. This article was provided to Wolf Commercial Real Estate by Dave Sulkin, VP of sales for American Asphalt Company.

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5 Reasons to Sealcoat Your Parking Lot

(1) Appearance

What impression is your parking lot making? 52% of consumers have avoided a business altogether because it looked dirty from the outside. 95% say that appearance is an important factor in selecting a place to shop.


(2) Prevent Oxidation

By blocking the sun and ultraviolet rays from damaging the surface causing cracks and deterioration.


(3) Weatherproofing
The number one destroying force to asphalt pavement is WATER.


(4) Protecting Against Spills
Protect against gasoline oil spills from automobiles that damage and soften the surface.

(5) Preserve Your Investment
Properly applied, sealcoat can save an owner huge costs over the life of a hot mix asphalt pavement.



dave-sulkinDave Sulkin VP of Sales and Marketing
American Asphalt Company, Inc.
100 Main Street
West Collingswood Heights, NJ 08059

Phone: (856) 456-2899
Fax: (856) 456-4398