6 Reasons for Tire Scuffing on New Asphalt

Tire scuffing reasons, Aegis Asphalt, Eugene

Tire scuffing can often appear on newly sealcoated pavement and asphalt. While the scuff marks will fade in time, it is helpful to understand why scuff marks are appearing. 1. Age of the pavement Tire scuffing most often appears on new pavement because it is soft and flexible. As asphalt ages, it will resist most… Read more »

How to Treat Alligator Cracks

Alligator crack repair and treatment, Aegis Asphalt

Due to flexibility in the pavement, changes in temperature and weight of vehicles, asphalt surfaces are prone to cracking at some point in their life cycle. Alligator cracks are one of the most common forms of asphalt deterioration and as with any type of crack, it is important to treat it to stop further damage… Read more »

Asphalt Services for Property Managers

We know what your pet peeves are as a property manager — contractors who show up late and unprepared, leave messy job sites, demand a project time line and have poor communication. Partnerships with Aegis are easy; we believe that successful relationships are built on trust and we work closely with you to meet your… Read more »

The Difference between Crack Filling and Crack Sealing

Crack filling and repair, Aegis Asphalt

While the terms crack filling and crack sealing are often used interchangeably, there are differences between these methods of pavement crack repair. Understanding these differences will help you make the most cost-effective choice and long-lasting solution for crack treatment of your asphalt surfaces. Crack sealing Crack sealing is a method in which hot sealant is… Read more »

7 Benefits of Maintaining Your Parking Lot

Parking lot restriping and maintenance Eugene, Oregon

The parking lot is often the first thing your customers see when approaching your property. A well-maintained parking lot can make a great first impression, adding to your brand image. It also shows that you care about the safety of your customers and employees. Benefits of a Well-Maintained Parking Lot Improve relationships with customers by… Read more »

The Importance of Pothole Repair

Pothole repair services at Aegis Asphalt

Potholes sometimes referred to as chuckholes can be the cause of serious trip-and-fall accidents. It is not uncommon for lawsuits to arise from such accidents, even wrongful death lawsuits by head injuries. It is therefore extremely important for private and public property owners to repair any potholes and to maintain the condition of their pavement…. Read more »

Budgeting for Asphalt Repairs

Budgeting for asphalt maintenance and repairs can be a challenge. In addition to setting aside a budget to keep your pavement facilities maintained, being prepared for emergencies is important. Evaluating Current Conditions So, where can you get started? The first step is to build a knowledge base. This can be done in a consultation, discussing… Read more »

Improving your pavement lifespan with crack treatment

Asphalt Crack Repair Eugene

Cracks will appear at some point during the life cycle of asphalt. But, this doesn’t mean they have to stay there. With the right treatment, the lifespan of your paved surface can be greatly improved. The right crack treatment will protect underlying pavement from water infiltration, destructive impurities and incompressibles; it will maintain pavement integrity… Read more »

Why Sealcoat? HERE’S WHY

Extend the Life of Your Pavement The reason to sealcoat asphalt pavement is to extend the life of the pavement investment.  It’s as simple as that! Sealcoating is essential in pavement preservation and extending the life of your asphalt driveway or parking lots.  Sealcoating will slow the rate of pavement deterioration improving the life cycle… Read more »

Industrial Grade Sealer Available for Home Owners Driveway

Driveway Sealer Aegis uses Armor Seal Heavy Duty Pavement Sealer #A-100 PRODUCT:Armor Seal #A-100 Concentrated Asphalt Base Pavement Sealer. A-100 is designed to seal and protect asphalt pavements such as roadways, airports, parking lots and playgrounds.  A-100 will add a long lasting, dark black, like new appearance to any asphalt surface and is designed to outlast… Read more »