Asphalt vs Concrete for Ramp or Platform Installation

Costs to consider when getting ready to install a ramp or platform on your property or leased property would be to ensure that the area that you will be placing the yard ramp or platform. 


Compared to asphalt, concrete offers a more stable, strong base that can support larger loads. All that would be needed are the concrete pads at the safety legs and the entire ramp’s beginning, as seen in the pictures.

ramp install with concrete pad


Even while asphalt is quite durable and strong, as the pictures below demonstrate, it can sink overtime. Our solution to avoid any sinkage is to provide concrete pads at the load points. 

asphalt damage