What is the Best Driveway Material for BC’s Climate?


If you talk to anyone else in Canada living outside of Vancouver or the rest of BC, you probably have heard how much better the weather is here compared to wherever they are in Canada. BC is definitely known for its milder temperatures and the lower amount of snow we receive in winter. That doesn't [...]

What is the Difference Between Speed Bumps and Speed Humps?

2020-05-21T01:42:09+00:00speed bump|

Based on typical conversations you have with the regular folks in your life, you may get the impression that 'speed bumps' and 'speed humps' are interchangeable terms. This is actually not the case. The terms speed humps and speed bumps actually refer to different examples of traffic slowing paving methods. To help you learn [...]

Compare Driveway Pavers: Brick vs Asphalt vs Concrete


The time may come in the near future where you decide its time to upgrade your driveway with some brand new paving. Over the years you may have thought about what kind of driveway paver you want for your driveway, but now that the time has come to decide, you want to be sure [...]

Tips to Increase the Lifespan of Asphalt Pavings in Vancouver BC

2020-01-15T04:33:03+00:00Asphalt Repairs, Residential Paving|

Asphalt is one of the best materials you can install on your paving. It is a long lasting material that can offer you great value since it does not get damaged fast. However, it is advisable to maintain it to enhance its functionality and efficiency. With the right care and proper maintenance, you can increase [...]

Types of Driveways for Your Home

2019-12-24T00:02:49+00:00Driveways, Residential Paving|

Whether you're interested in in a brand new type of driveway paving for your home, or you are in need of some quality driveway repairs, the team at Pacific Coast Paving can help. No matter what type of driveway is sitting on your property, our paving experts have the skill and the knowledge to ensure [...]

DIY: How To Repair Potholes in Dirt and Gravel Driveways

2019-12-23T21:30:21+00:00Driveways, Residential Paving|

Potholes on the roads in a busy city like Vancouver can wreak enough havoc on your vehicle without help from the potholes in your driveway. While there isn't much you can do about the potholes around the city, you can easily repair the potholes in your dirt or gravel driveway by following a few simple [...]

What is the Average Lifespan of Asphalt?

2019-08-26T18:54:17+00:00Asphalt Repairs|

From roads to parking lots and park pathways, there are lots of examples of asphalt all over the place. Some of these old patches of asphalt may last for decades, while other newer ones may only last for a couple of years before they fall into disrepair. There are a lot of factors that determine [...]

Vancouver Asphalt Paving: Can It Be Done In The Rain?


Vancouver, along with the rest of southern BC's lower mainland is known for its high amount of annual precipitation compared to the rest of Canada. Although we enjoy a more moderate climate than other cities throughout the country, we do tend to experience more rainfall, particularly in early spring and fall. This rainfall is [...]

Paved Speed Bump Installation

2019-12-20T23:25:45+00:00Commercial Paving, Speed Bumps|

Paved Speed Bump Installation Adding speed bumps through out your driveways or parking lots is a great way to control traffic on your property.  Our paving contractors can install, repair and replace all paved speed bumps. Typically there are 2 types of speed bumps that can be installed. Types of Speed bumps: Paved Speed [...]