How to Choose Interlocking Stones for Your Project

Whether you are looking for a change or updating your landscape, interlocking paving stones provide a strong and long-lasting option. They can fit beautifully in any space, including driveways, patios, sidewalks, pool decks, and more. Interlocking paving stones offer you more room to enjoy the outdoors with your family and friends. Because of the interlocking…

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8 Signs your Asphalt Needs to be Replaced

Damaged road full of cracked potholes in pavement

Has it been a while since you had your asphalt driveway or parking lot installed? Is it becoming an eyesore to see all the cracks and potholes? It might be time to consider replacing your asphalt. Even if you’ve done your best at maintaining it, your driveway or parking lot won’t last forever. Canada’s extreme…

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Tips for Maintaining Your New Asphalt

Your driveway offers the first impression of your home. Maintaining your new asphalt is essential to uphold its curb appeal. Here are some tips for maintaining your asphalt and keeping it looking new. Understand the Risks Asphalt paving is one of the most cost-effective ways to boost your home’s curb appeal while getting a driveway…

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What to Look for In a Foundation Repair Contractor

house foundation waterproofing and damp proofing with bitumen membrane

Your home’s foundation is essential to the safety of your property and the wellbeing of your family. Repairing it should not be a DIY project. You’ll need to hire a professional to ensure it gets done right. No homeowner wants to end up with a lousy foundation repair job, so you’ll need to do some…

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Basement Flooding

If your basement floods, it can be a potentially costly and certainly disruptive process to make it good again. In some cases, this might be covered by your insurance, but it will depend on exactly the cause of the flooding and whether or not this is the case. This is why it’s so important to…

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What Options Do You Have For Basement Wall Panels?

When you are working on your basement to turn it from an under-used storage area into something much more useful like a laundry room or even some extra living space (and now that so many people are working from home, it might make an ideal home office), there are certain things you’ll need to do…

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Basement Leak Repairs

Basement Leak Repairs

Finding a leak in your basement is something you need to take very seriously. Leaving a basement leak because you don’t think it’s necessary or you don’t know what kind of damage it can do can lead to some big problems, some of which will be very costly to fix. Yet although you do need…

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Interlock Installation

Construction worker laying interlocking paving concrete onto sheet nonwoven bedding sand and fitting them into place

With parking at a premium in most places, if you have a driveway, the idea of being able to leave and arrive as and when you want to is a dream come true. There is no fighting for space, no worry that you’ll have to walk blocks to get to your own home and leave…

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How to Maintain an Interlock Driveway

Interlocking driveways give the impression of class and create an excellent curbside impression but if they aren’t maintained to a high standard they can quite easily look shabby and unkempt – this doesn’t do them or the front of your property any favors, especially if you want to sell it. In the article below, we…

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Asphalt or Interlock – Which one is a better choice for your driveway?

Your driveway is a key part of your home. It is what adds to the overall curb appeal; what people first see when they pull up or walk up to your property. If you are looking at selling your property at any point, it can either give a great first impression or makes the potential…

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Black Tar Construction is an Ottawa-based company that offers Asphalt Paving, Interlocking, and Foundation Repair services.

Black Tar Construction was founded in 2013 with the goal of offering outstanding customer service for our customers, and a great work environment for our employees. The growth of Black Tar has been achieved through exceeding customer expectations year after year. The customer is a priority through every step of the way. Our commitment to quality has allowed us to foster closer relationships with our customers, suppliers, and staff.

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