About Downing Paving

Downing Paving was founded in 1938 by E. Earle Downing and has remained a family owned Wilmington DE business ever since.  Now a fourth generation company, we pride ourselves on the thousands of satisfied customers who recommend Downing Paving to their friends, neighbors and business associates.

We measure our success by how well we serve each customer; not by how many customers we serve.  Our reputation has been built by providing each of our customers with individualized service by listening to their wants and needs and then delivering superior quality and beauty.

Downing Paving has developed unique skills and abilities over the 74 plus years we have been in business that allow us to work on virtually any job and under any circumstance.  We serve residential, commercial and industrial customers.  No job is too large, too small or too complicated.

Since 1938, our mission has remained the same:  Provide a quality service and at a fair price while devoting our energies to pleasing the customer.

Why Choose Downing Paving?

Our Reputation – Downing Paving has thousands of satisfied customers throughout Delaware and SE Pennsylvania because we do business the right way.  We provide superior quality and workmanship at fair prices and our goal is to always exceed your expectations.

Our Staff – Since 1938, Downing Paving has been at the cutting edge of asphalt and concrete services.  Experience and knowledge passed down through 4 generations, retaining the best crew and completing thousands of jobs, big and small, earns us the confidence and expertise to know we can handle your job.

Our Equipment – We maintain the most up to date and modern equipment in the industry to ensure the highest quality of workmanship, finish and structural integrity for longevity.  We also can handle all jobs – large, small and complicated installations.

Our Family – We are a fourth generation family owned Wilmington, DE Company and our reputation is tied directly to our family.  When E. Earle Downing, Sr. founded Downing Paving in 1938, he envisioned a company that his children’s, children’s children could someday work, and we are committed to carry on his legacy.