Collegiate Sealers & Paving
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Collegiate Sealers & Paving has received 5 out of 5 stars (A-rating) based on 700+ customer surveys conducted by Best Pick Reports.
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"Collegiate Sealers & Paving has been Northern Virginia's premier driveway maintenance company for the past 30 years. From the family home to the largest commercial properties, Collegiate Sealers & Paving has the experience you can trust to restore and extend the life of your driveway or parking lot."

Rich Cornicello | Owner
Company Information
Services Offered
Collegiate Sealers & Paving offers driveway removal and replacement, asphalt additions and new installation, asphalt repair, and driveway seal coating.
Warranty
Collegiate offers a one-year warranty against potholes for asphalt repair and paving as well as a one-year warranty against peeling or chipping for seal coating.
Company History
Owner Rich Cornicello founded Collegiate Sealers & Paving in 1988 while a student at James Madison University. Rich remains involved in the day-to-day operations. According to Rich, in the last 30 years, the company has completed over 310,000 jobs.
Additional Information
The company uses SM 9.5A VDOT approved asphalt.
Licenses
#2705049804
Areas Served
Bristow, Gainesville, Haymarket, Manassas, Manassas, Nokesville, Woodbridge, Alexandria, Annandale, Burke, Centreville, Chantilly, Fairfax, Falls Church, Herndon, Lorton, McLean, Reston, Springfield, Vienna, Aldie, Ashburn, Leesburg, Purcellville, Sterling, Arlington
HOMEOWNER REVIEWS SELECTED FROM SURVEYS COLLECTED:

“The driveway is fine. I thought they handled the job well and professional; everything was great. It was an excellent job.”

“They did a fine job. They paid attention on how it's done and made sure that the sealing was properly applied. They just did my driveway. I would grade the overall experience with an A+. They did a fine job.”

“They were on time, professional, and did good work. I'd give them an A+. I didn't deal with them that much.”

“They were quite nice, professional, and got the job done. I'd give them an A+. The quality of work was very good.”

“They were very attentive and did a good job in a timely fashion, so I thought they were great—A+. Customer service was excellent.”

“We've used Collegiate Sealers before and they've done good work. They do good work and they clean up after themselves. I'd give them an A+—very reliable. Customer service is good—they're very polite and helpful.”

“I had a positive experience.”

“My experience was positive.”

“There was nothing in particular that I liked. I'd give them an A.”

“They did a good job. They're an A.”

“They did everything as expected and were very timely about it. I'd give Collegiate Sealers an A overall.”

“They did the job. They did it on time and within budget. They did a driveway for me. I would give them an A.”

“They were great, very good. The work was good. It was the price that they quoted. It was all OK.”

“I was quite happy with the quality of the work. They did driveway sealing. They were on time, professional, neat, and accessible. They took care of everything right away. I was very happy with them. It was an overall very positive experience. Collegiate Sealers earned an A+.”

“They were fabulous. We were the hit of the neighborhood that day. They were in and out, and everything was great. I'm very pleased with them. It was A-quality work.”

“They did a very good job. It was driveway maintenance, and they also replaced some asphalt at the bottom of the driveway. I'd grade them as an A. I have recommended them already.”

“We're very happy with the job. Collegiate was straightforward and honest. They did a great job. I'd give them an A.”

“The sealers—I love them. Collegiate Sealers & Paving deserves an A.”

“They were great. I would grade it probably like an A-. I didn't have an issue, not at all. I recommend them highly.”

“Collegiate Sealers & Paving came back in the spring. I had an excellent experience. No complaints at all.”

“They did a new residential driveway. I would grade it an A+. They get A+ on all the positive categories. I was very pleased with the work they did.”

“They sealed our driveway. I would grade it an A+.”

“Actually we had the driveway completely replaced. I would grade it an A+.”

“It was a complete paving, and some repaving. I grade it an A+.”

“They were good. Collegiate put in a new driveway last year, and this year they had to seal it, so they sealed it. I grade it an A+. They're good. They're very good.”

“I would grade them with an A+.”

“An A or an A+ is what they deserve. Collegiate Sealers & Paving were right on time, so I was happy with it.”

“I would grade it an A+ overall. I've already recommended them to seven people.”

“They were an A+. Everything was great. It went very well.”

“I grade it an A+.”

“They did just fine. I have no complaints with their work at all. They did a driveway replacement. I'd probably recommend them. I'd give them probably a 9 out of 10, and a grade of A. They were on time. I had no issues, and they cleaned up everything.”

“It was asphalt driveway work. I'd say they did an excellent job. I'd say it's an A.”

“I'd give it an A.”

“I had them come out and seal my driveway. I would grade the job an A.”

“They were fine. I had no complaints.”

“We used Collegiate Sealers & Paving for a concrete driveway job. It was a total redo. And then, after one year, we had them apply a sealer. I would say it was an A. Everything was tops. We would recommend them to everyone.”

“They replaced the driveway a year ago. I would give it an A. They're used a lot in the neighborhood anyway, but I would still recommend them.”

“My experience was positive. I had my driveway replaced. I grade it an A.”

“It was a driveway paving. I would grade it an A.”

“Over a year ago, Collegiate Sealers & Paving redid our driveway. It was good. No complaints. I have recommended them.”

“It was fine. They actually redid my driveway. I grade it probably an A.”

“It was an A.”

“I would grade it an A. I already have recommended them.”

“They're great. No complaints at all.”

“It was good. I grade it an A.”

“They did a good job. They were really straightforward. I'd give them an A.”

“They were very good, very professional, and in and out in about eight hours. They completely removed the old driveway and put in a new driveway. They didn't estimate the time. They just gave me the price to do the job and told me it would take about a day. An A grade would be perfect because I have no issues, and I am very happy with the product.”

“They did an excellent job. It was a very good team that came out, and I'm very satisfied. They did my driveway and two of my neighbors' at the same time. They're definitely an A-grade company.”

“They did a good job. They did work on a property we don't own anymore. I remember that they came in and that the scheduling was good. It looks good. I looked at it once. But it's not like I use that driveway ever. I think their work was excellent.”

“Collegiate Sealers couldn't have been better. They gave me a price, they held to the price, and I didn't have to call them back. A lot of businesses, unfortunately you have to have callbacks because their work is not done right the first time. So they were excellent, and I don't know how many months ago that was—it's probably been six months or so, but the work is showing no signs of deterioration at all. It's supposed to last many years, so I'm not surprised at that. The people who did the work the last time on our driveway, you could see it starting to break down a little bit early. I would recommend them to anybody. An A grade sounds right.”

“They did a good job in a timely way. They paved a parking area by the house. It took all day. It was in line with their estimate. I'd give them an A.”

“They showed up on time, they did the work efficiently, and they cleaned up all their mess—they didn't leave anything behind. It took about half a day. I think my husband picked them, but I'm not sure how he did it. They've done a lot of work around our neighborhood.”

“I liked that they did a really good job and that they did it on the day they said they were going to do it. That's what I look for. They replaced our blacktop driveway. It was a one-day job. I chose them because they did another job in the neighborhood, and they had done a great job there. I'd call them A grade.”

“Collegiate Sealers did a good job. They showed up on time, and they cleaned up after themselves. They redid our asphalt driveway. It was a daylong job. I'd grade them A.”

“I liked that it was quick, it was done quickly, and it was done well. We have sold the house since then, though. They were doing a driveway. We had a recommendation from our neighbor to use them.”

“It was all good. I would give them an A across the board. They did my driveway.”

“They're very responsive, and they kind of looked over everything and gave good advice. They repaired an existing driveway.”

“I had a problem, and they corrected it without any questions asked. I met with the owner of the company first, and this is what he said to me because I was looking to redo my whole driveway and I had some people give me quotes. He said, 'I am not going to put my reputation on the line for doing work that's unnecessary,' and that's what sold me to the company; plus, they came recommended to me by one of my clients. They were an A. They did everything they were supposed to do, and I would definitely use them again.”

“They were prompt, they did a professional job, and good clean up. They did the driveway. I chose them based on their availability. An A grade is right.”

“I liked that they were thorough and quick. They were doing my driveway. It took a day. I chose them because they were recommended by family members. An A grade is fine.”

“I liked that they showed up on time and did the job. They did the driveway and did a very good job cleaning up afterward.”

“They did some asphalt replacement and sealing. They came out, they gave an estimate, they stuck with their estimate, and they did a good job on time. It was multi-day. They had to replace the asphalt, and they had to wait two months to come out and seal it. I chose them based on recommendations from people in the neighborhood.”

“They arrived on time, they charged what they said they were going to charge, and they did a bang-up job. Last year we had the driveway replaced. We had one of our neighbors that had used them several years ago and was pleased with them, has them back to do the driveway sealing every year and is still satisfied, so that was a big plus on their side. The cleanup was fine. There was no problem with that at all.”

“What had happened is they had done my driveway completely, resealed the whole thing. Then there was rain, and so there was water that was standing because of the incline at which they had done it, so they came back and tried to fix it. It didn't work, so then they redid the entire driveway. They pretty much did it twice, so I did appreciate that, and I didn't pay any more than what I had originally been told.”

“They did a good job. They did what they said they were going to do, when they said they were going to do it. They did a patch for us. We chose them because they were one of the few companies and do that size of job, and I had used them in the past to seal the driveway. An A sounds right to me.”

“I was satisfied with the job they did. They came when they promised, they seemed to do a professional job—all the guys who were here did. So they finished on time, I guess, finished in one day, and kept to the estimate. For a sealer I would probably use them, but I sure don't need it. An A is fine.”

“They did good work, and they showed up when they were supposed to and didn't leave a mess. They put in a new driveway. It took one day. We chose them based on recommendations from other people.”

“They did good work, and they were efficient, clean, and polite. They redid our driveway. I think we had a reference from one of our neighbors to use them. I would say they get an A.”

“They showed up, did their work, and cleaned up. They do a really good job. They fixed the asphalt for us, and they did some sealing for the whole driveway. I had worked with them before, so I didn't want to work with anyone else.”

“They redid the driveway. They did a great job, they replaced the driveway, did it in one day—everything they said. It was great.”

“Collegiate Sealers & Paving was fantastic, and their professionalism was good. They did a driveway replacement. They had been doing sealing work for me for many years, so when it came time to replace the driveway, there was a level of trust.”

“Working with Collegiate has been a very positive experience. They are timely and efficient, and they do what they say they are going to do. They repaved my driveway, and the work area looked fine after they left. I would give them an A rating. We have been working with the company for years, and the driveway came out perfect.”

“They redid my driveway. They were timely, they did a good job, and they cleaned up everything when they left. I chose them because they usually seal the blacktop on my driveway. They were excellent; they even did things I didn't expect them to do.”

“The work Collegiate Sealers did was excellent. They did my driveway. I didn't have to clean up after them, and they didn't have to come back. I would give them an A+ rating.”

“Collegiate Sealers & Paving did work for me, and they're supposed to come back this spring and put a sealant on it, but that doesn't happen for a couple months or so. They came in, did the estimate, and came on the day of the work to put down what they promised. They did what they promised—they did everything that they said they were going to do. I would give them an A grade.”

“Collegiate Sealers serviced my driveway. They replaced the asphalt and sealed it. The cleanup was excellent. I would give them an A rating.”

“Collegiate Sealers is very good. I'd give them a high mark.”

“Collegiate Sealers coats the driveway for us. The workers were A+. We didn't have any difficulty with the company. They come through the neighborhood yearly. I would give them an A+ grade.”

“They sealed the driveway for me. Their work was great—I would give them an A+.”

“Collegiate Sealers & Paving was good. This was not my first time having them out to do the driveway. I like the quality of the work, and the customer service is very good. I would give them an A+.”

“They were good. They did driveway sealing for me. The quality of the work was fine; they get an A+ from me.”

“Collegiate Sealers & Paving did a very good job. They did a driveway job, and I'm satisfied. I don't have any issues. They've earned an A+.”

“I've used Collegiate Sealers quite a few times. I had a couple of cracks I needed them to address, and they took care of those correctly, so it was a good experience. All the technicians are very professional, and they're very courteous. They didn't do a rush job. It was money well spent. I would give them an A+.”

“Collegiate did asphalt driveway sealing. We have used them before, and they are an A+ company.”

“Collegiate Sealers & Paving was great. It was fine. They came and did the job, it looked good, and they were done. They were great, professional, and easy. I had no worries. I would give them an A grade.”

“They sealed the driveway. It was done very neatly—they came on time and took care of it without any issues. This was my first time using them, and I think they're the type of company I would use again. They responded to my request in a timely fashion, and they were able to do the job in the same manner. I'd give them an A grade.”

“They're good. I had no problems at all. I would grade them an A.”

“We've had Collegiate do the driveway several times. We've used them for many years to reseal the driveway and what have you. They came, they did it, and then they left. The cleanup was good. I'd give them an A.”

“Collegiate Sealers & Paving sealed the driveway. The customer service was grade-A.”

“Collegiate Services & Paving has always been very responsive, and I have been very happy with their work. They sealed the driveway. I have used them every two years, and I would give them an A rating.”

“Collegiate Sealers sealed my driveway last year. It was a positive experience.”

“Collegiate Sealers did a standard driveway sealing. This was not my first time using them; I've used them in the past. They have earned my repeat business because they arrive on time and they do what we ask them to do. Their cleanup is good as well. I would give them an A.”

“What Collegiate Sealers did was fine—they did what I asked them to do. They did a sealer, and it needs to be resurfaced every year, since it just lasts through the winter. Every summer and spring, I need to get it done again. I have been calling on them for that. I made up my mind this year that I was going to ask them to take the process a step further by having them not just seal it, but take all the cracks out, too. I would give them an A rating.”

“Collegiate Sealers did a great job sealing my driveway. They were very professional and came when they said they would. They were meticulous—everything was very, very well done, and the cleanup was excellent. They are very professional, and I'd certainly recommend them. I'd give them an A+.”

“My experience with Collegiate Sealers was exceptional. They made our driveway larger. They did an amazing job, did it on time, and gave us exactly what we wanted. There was no area of service they could improve on. They were an A+.”

“Collegiate Sealers is excellent. We have used them over the years at different times, maybe about 20 or more years. They always do the job right. I know a lot of people who use them. Recently, they paved the driveway and put the coating on it. Everything has held up. I'd give them an A+.”

“Collegiate Sealers did work for me in the past. I really think they did a great job. The guy was very personable, and they worked around our schedules. They sealed the driveway. The time frame the work was finished in was amazing. The cleanup was great. They were very flexible and very customer service oriented in terms of payment and scheduling—that was the most impressive part. I'd give them the highest grade, an A+.”

“They were perfect in all categories. They sealed my driveway. The quality of the job was perfect. They were professional, excellent, and wonderful. I'd recommend them to anybody. They've been around for many, many years. I've used them for 15 years. I'd give them A's for all categories.”

“Collegiate Sealers did a terrific job. They always come and seal my blacktop driveway every year or every other year, and they always are very great. The cleanup was perfect. I would rate them an A+.”

“I've used Collegiate Sealers. The work was completed quickly, and it was very high quality. They applied sealer to my driveway. The quality of work was very good—it was excellent. The work was finished in a very good time frame, and everything was fine about the cleanup. I'd give Collegiate Sealers an A+ grade.”