Asphalt Driveway Paving
From new driveway installations, to digging up an old driveway, Sand Seal Paving has the right gear and experience to ensure a quality job.
Exposed Aggregate Instalation
We install exposed aggregate driveways, walkways and patios. Three colour options are available.
Pavement Sealing and Repairs
We provide commercial and residential Sand Sealing, crack sealing, asphalt patching and line painting services.
We provide commercial snow plowing and snow removal services, using our tandem and skid steer.
Sand Seal Paving is owned by Drive Pros Ltd. Drive Pros started in 2010 as a premium pavement maintenance company. Over time Drive Pros expanded into asphalt patching, repairs, crack sealing and line painting. Now we provide a full line of asphalt and concrete services, including asphalt paving, concrete installation, crack sealing, asphalt and concrete sealing. We also provide excavation and landscape construction services.
We stand behind our work and ensure every customer is satasfied even when that means going the extra mile.
We carry full commercial liability coverage. Required for most commercial work, but often overlooked by residential clients. This coverage ensures that if something were to go wrong, you know you're protected.
We are not the cheapest in town or the most expensive. However, we always provide a high standard of workmanship. We don't cut corners and every job is treated with the upmost care. The owner is onsite for every paving job.
Our staff have over 60 years combined experience in the asphalt driveway paving and construction industry. Each member of our crew has a specific role, however each member is trained and adaptable to meet any job site challenge.
From our Blog
Choosing the right paving contractor is the most important factor in the quality of your final paving job. These are the top 5 things to consider when choosing a paving contractor: Reputation/References – It may be difficult to determine a paving contractors reputation. A good contractor will have positive reviews, many job photos and an[…]
Choosing the right asphalt mix for the job The type of asphalt mix that your contractor puts down is just as important as choosing the right contractor in the first place. There are several asphalt plants in the Halifax area and each produces its own unique asphalt mix. Sand Seal Paving uses different grades of[…]
Asphalt Curb Installation and Repairs in Halifax and Surrounding Areas Sand Seal Paving provides asphalt curb installation and repair services to commercial clients in the HRM and surrounding areas. Asphalt curbs provide an attractive and effective border that keeps dirt and landscape materials out of your parking area. Our services: New asphalt curb installation Asphalt[…]
Your new asphalt must be treated with upmost care during the first 6-8 months of initial cure. Asphalt contains light oils that evaporate over time increasing the stiffness of the surface. Things to avoid: Don’t place heavy sharp objects, like jack stands, or lawn chairs, on your new asphalt surface. They can create small holes[…]
We install 4 different types of driveways for residential clients in the HRM. These include gravel, asphalt, concrete and brick/stone pavers. In this short article we will go over the pros and cons of each surface. Gravel Driveways Gravel is by far the most inespensive driveway you could have installed. It ranges from .50 cents[…]
Potholes are a common problem found in asphalt surfaces. Potholes occur on streets, highways and residential driveways. Potholes are frustrating and cause thousands of dollars in damage to vehicles. So what causes potholes? Asphalt is designed to be non pores, meaning water cannot get under or through it. Asphalt is placed over a gravel base that is[…]
Paving an asphalt driveway involves 2 main steps: Preparation Phase During the preparation phase the driveway is excavated and the sub base is graded. Next, gravel is added according to the soil conditions. Some driveways will require more base than others but at a minimum 6 inches of class A gravel is recommended. Typically the[…]