About us

Quality work from dedicated professionals.

Years of Experience
Why choose us?

Why Chose Ontario Tar & Chip?

We are a well established company with a solid reputation built upon the quality of work and high level of customer service we deliver. Our friendly yet professional and focused approach sets us apart and the relationships we build with our clients is the reason why they choose to recommend us.

Tar and chip (also known as chip seal) is a road surface treatment that combines one or more layers) of hot liquid asphalt emulsion with one or more layer(s) of fine aggregate. In Ontario . tar and chip is typically used mainly on rural roads, and the process is often referred to as “asphaltic surface treatment This type of surface has a variety of other names including “tar and chip sprayed seal or surface dressing.
As a residential product the benefits of this product are

• A nice natural rustic appearance
• Much more economical than asphalt paving.
• Is a solution for ruts washout and potholes
• We believe the client is the boss.
• ⁠Safety is always Key and we take all necessary precautions
• ⁠We are fully insured and WSIB accredited

Our Value

Quality work from dedicated professionals.

Experience excellence crafted by our committed team of skilled professionals, ensuring quality workmanship every step of the way.

Our Vision

Our vision is to redefine surfacing standards.

Our Mission

Our mission is to deliver innovative solutions with integrity and excellence.

Common Question

Most Popular Questions

Simply get in touch today, and one of our experts will visit your driveway at a convenient time, at no cost or obligation, to assess your project and provide you with a personalized quote. All projects have variables with different challenges and requirements, so we will make sure you are provided with the best possible pricing for yours. Expect Tar and Chip to cost considerably more than graveling your driveway but much less than Asphalt Paving.

Considering Tar and Chip for your driveway? If you currently have a gravel driveway, you might be tired of issues like potholes, erosion, and washouts every time there's heavy rain. Additionally, you may experience dust when it's dry out and mud when it's wet. Are you tired of constantly topping up gravel annually to maintain a fresh appearance? Or perhaps you simply want your home to look its best while retaining its natural rustic appearance? Tar and Chip offer a solution to these problems while enhancing your country home's rustic charm.

You might be reluctant to opt for asphalt due to its shiny black appearance, which may be more suited to a metropolitan setting than your rural home. Alternatively, if you have an old asphalt driveway that no longer looks appealing, Tar and Chip provide the benefits of a solid finished driveway with a timeless rural finish.

Tar and Chip driveways require minimal maintenance compared to asphalt. Unlike asphalt, Tar and Chip driveways don't require regular sealing due to their natural stone finish. Additionally, for snow removal, simply adjust your plow or snow blower to ride just above the driveway surface for efficient results. Tar and Chip is extensively used on county roads and highways, enduring plowing all winter.

Tar and Chip are great choices for commercial applications due to their aesthetic, functional, and economic benefits.

The process involves assessing the driveway base, preparing, grading, and compacting as required. Hot Liquid Asphalt Emulsion (Tar) is applied over the surface, followed by a coating of crushed aggregate (Chip), repeated as necessary. The surface is then rolled into the Tar with a vibratory compactor to form the finished surface.

Yes, Tar and Chip offer a high level of customization to suit your property's aesthetics. You can choose from a variety of aggregate materials, colors, and textures to create a unique look that complements your home and landscape. Whether you prefer a more traditional or contemporary appearance, Tar and Chip can be tailored to meet your design preferences.

Investing in a Tar and Chip driveway can potentially increase the value of your property. The durable and aesthetically pleasing nature of Tar and Chip enhances curb appeal, making your home more attractive to potential buyers. Additionally, the low maintenance requirements of Tar and Chip can be appealing to homeowners and may contribute to higher property values in the long run.

What we do

Leading the industry in quality, service, and efficiency.

Our vision is to lead the industry in quality, service, and efficiency, setting the standard for excellence.

Tar & Chip Driveway Surfacing

Transform your driveway with our durable and rustic tar and chip surfacing, perfect for adding charm to your rural property.

Road Tar & Chip Solutions

Enhance road surfaces with our cost-effective and long-lasting tar and chip applications, ideal for rural and side roads.

Commercial Parking Lot Surfacing

Elevate your business premises with our expert tar and chip surfacing, providing durable and attractive parking lot solutions.

Building your visions. Creating reality.

Let’s Transform Your Driveway, Road, or Parking Lot

Fast forward to tomorrow: our vision is your reality.

For homeowners seeking the timeless allure of a country driveway, our tar and chip solutions provide the perfect blend of aesthetics and functionality. Whether you have a sprawling estate or a cozy cottage, our driveways offer durability and charm in equal measure.

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