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James Martin Associates

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March 17, 2014
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A tar slurry is sprayed on the asphalt before the bluestone chips are installed. The chips will need occasional raking though the year, and top-dressed with new chips every 2-3 years. During the winter snow plows must be raised so that they don't scrape away the chips.
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Thank you very much. I already have an asphalt driveway and want to update it with blue stone chips. You mention using a tar slurry and then the chips. I read that you need to put 12 inches of gravel first then the blues stone chips. This seems a bit too much for my driveway would be raised a foot. Since I already have an existing asphalt can I do as you said to add the tar slurry and then The blue chips? How many inches of blue chips would be suggested?
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February 3, 2014
MaryKay Welsh wrote:
What is the driveway material
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The darker paver in the foreground is a concrete paver from Unilock called Courtstone. The banding is a granite from Coldspring Quarry, and the arc of the driveway is crushed bluestone laid on an asphalt sub-base.
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MaryKay Welsh
Thanks for the answer.
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September 6, 2013
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The center of the driveway is bluestone chips laid on top of a asphalt sub-base
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Thank you.
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October 25, 2012
drewn wrote:
Hello, what is the size of the driveway arc and how far is the home from the road? Thanks
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Thanks for the quick reply ..One last question would this type of stone paving hold up in the snow especially with Snow removal with plows and such equipment
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jolouis
What are the red trees either side of the bench? I love this front yard - so classic and pretty!
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May 17, 2014
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