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Consider Pavement Rejuvenation Before It’s Too Late

Think of pavement as you would skin. A baby’s skin is resilient, smooth, unblemished. Over time, harmful UV rays and general wear and tear will leave unprotected skin dry, cracking, wrinkled. Pavement rejuvenation products, like properly applied skin care and sunscreen, will help preserve the resiliency of the pavement and delay the need for costly complete resurfacing.

The Federal Highway Administration defines pavement preservation as “a planned system of treating pavements at the optimum time to maximize their useful life, thus enhancing pavement longevity at the lowest cost.”

Just how much can the regular application of an asphalt rejuvenator save an administrator? The FHWA estimates that spending $1 on pavement rejuvenation before the point of complete failure eliminates or delays spending $6 to $10 on future maintenance or reconstruction costs. $10,000 spent on pavement rejuvenation sounds a lot better than $100,000 on total resurfacing.

Pavement Rejuvenation with Asphalt Emulsions

According to the Asphalt Institute, asphalt rejuvenator emulsions offer three beneficial reactions:

  1. Increases penetration values and lowers the viscosity of the asphalt binder in the top portion of the pavement, extending the pavement’s life cycle.
  2. Seals the pavement against intrusion of air and water, thereby slowing oxidation, preventing stripping and raveling.
  3. Increases the durability of the asphalt binder in the top portion of the pavement by improving the balance of chemical fractions of the asphalt binder.

In essence, rejuvenation products have the ability to restore the uppermost layers of asphalt to their youthful, viscous nature, alleviating the effects of years of general wear and tear, UV exposure and oxidation.

RAVEL CHECK® asphalt rejuvenator by UNIQUE is an asphalt-based emulsion that couples proven penetrating chemistry and asphalt resins designed with LOCK THE ROCK® technology to rejuvenate, preserve and restore asphalt-based pavements.

The regular application of RAVEL CHECK® liquid will save you money in the long term by filling small cracks, sealing out water, blocking UV rays and reducing air contact thus limiting binder oxidation. Plus, the Gilsonite formulated in RAVEL CHECK® liquid helps keep your pavement looking newer longer.

The Undisputed Champion in Pavement Rejuvenation: RAVEL CHECK® Rejuvenating Liquid

RAVEL CHECK® asphalt rejuvenator by UNIQUE is an asphalt-based emulsion that couples proven penetrating chemistry and asphalt resins designed with LOCK THE ROCK® technology to rejuvenate, preserve and restore asphalt-based pavements.

The regular application of RAVEL CHECK® liquid will save you money in the long term by filling small cracks, sealing out water, blocking UV rays and reducing air contact thus limiting binder oxidation. Plus, the Gilsonite formulated in RAVEL CHECK® liquid helps keep your pavement looking newer longer.

Learn more about RAVEL CHECK® liquid and pavement preservation techniques.