Asphalt Paving Blog

How Porous Asphalt Pavement Helped Expand a Business

Posted by Greg Elwell on May 12, 2016

Over the years, Wolf Paving has completed thousands of paving jobs for residential paving, commercial paving and municipal paving clients. Here, we highlight one job that used porous asphalt paving to help one business in more than one way. Take a look.

Porous Asphalt Pavement - greener and more sustainable than ever!

Posted by J. Mrugacz on Dec 2, 2014

It may look black, but asphalt pavement is turning green. Porous asphalt is increasingly the choice of businesses, cities, agencies and homeowners striving for environmental sustainability and durability of paved areas.

You'll find this permeable product in a wide range of areas, including:

4 Benefits of Porous Asphalt For Your Home, Business or Municipal Project

Posted by J. Mrugacz on Apr 2, 2014

The term “porous” refers to holes in the asphalt material that provides a way of managing storm water or drainage challenges.  Porous material is most often used for parking lots to allow water to drain through the surface and be infiltrated into the soil below the pavement. Not only a low-maintenance option for homes and businesses with drainage problems; porous has also been an ideal option for municipal projects that face recent storm water regulations. Common uses include sidewalks, driveways, fire lanes, road shoulders and roadways.

4 Things a Business Owner or Contractor Should Know About Permeable Pavement

Posted by J. Mrugacz on Mar 14, 2014

Choosing a paving option for your project is critical to its success. Bad paving choices can lead to poor drainage and expensive repairs. Porous asphalt can be the ideal paving solution for many commercial applications.

Why Using Porous Asphalt Will Save You In The Long Run

Posted by J. Mrugacz on Sep 24, 2013

Here in Wisconsin, where the winters can get brutal and the springs can be extremely wet, we tend to recommend our clients invest in porous asphalt pavement.