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Product Spotlight: KM 4000S Asphalt Hotbox Reclaimer

One of KM International’s most sought-after pieces of road maintenance equipment is the 4000S asphalt hotbox reclaimer, and that’s true for many reasons.

The 2-ton reclaimer is easy to use, can maintain asphalt temperatures for up to three days, and …

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Asphalt Rubber Melter: KM 55 Product Spotlight

If you are looking for an asphalt rubber melter, KM International’s KM 55 offers many excellent features that can make your asphalt repair projects faster and easier.

Our 55-gallon asphalt rubber melter is triple-wall constructed and thermostatically controlled, which allows …

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5 Reasons to Add Infrared Repair to Your Asphalt Business

Infrared asphalt repair is quickly gaining popularity among asphalt contractors nationwide. So why are so many contractors starting to offer infrared as a service? Here are 5 reasons to add infrared repair to your offered services this season.…

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Infrared Asphalt Repair Equipment: Tools You’ll Need to Complete the Job

Any trade professional knows that to perform a quality job a combination of their skill and the right tools are essential. Tools that are not up to par can make jobs more challenging, time consuming, sloppy, and in some instances …

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Infrared Asphalt Recycler: How to Choose the Right One for Your Business

With any equipment purchase, you should first consider your needs and specifically how you will use the equipment, and then explore the different options to decide which units will help you complete your projects most efficiently. If you plan to …

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5 Marketing Strategies Contractors Can Use for the 2019 Construction Season

Don’t get us wrong. Those large letters proclaiming the name of your business on the sides of your construction equipment do go a long way, no doubt. But today, there are many additional ways to market your business to help …

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Expo Shows Industry Continues to Grow, Infrared Repair Gains Momentum

As show season comes to close and the asphalt season is about to officially start, this is a good time to reflect on what everyone took away from the shows. For many, the World of Asphalt and National Pavement Expo …

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Thinking Outside the Box: Modern Road Maintenance Technology can Transform the Way Municipalities Work

“Why aren’t the roads getting any better? Why do they only get worse and worse? Why can’t the city fix this? Why am I paying taxes?”

Taxpayers ask these questions time and time again. Despite their best efforts, however, even …

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How Potholes Form: Explaining It to Your Clients in Fun Terms

Most drivers who live in cold-weather climates know that they will have to dodge potholes, especially in the spring. They might not, however, understand exactly how potholes form, simply blaming it on road salt and heavy trucks in general.

As …

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