Paving Fabric Woes


Written by Ron Brookman

We have found paving fabrics to be very useful in pavement rehabilitation.  However, it’s important to apply a proper thickness of asphalt over the fabric or premature failures can occur.

The photograph illustrates what often happens when a thin layer (less than an inch and a half) is applied over paving fabric.

Ron Brookman, our pavement expert, would be happy to discuss any pavement concerns you many be facing this Spring.  Send him your questions at: rbrookman@etc-web.com