Posts Categorized: Asphalt Repair

Improve sustainability with these asphalt preservation techniques

Aegis Asphalt can assist with asphalt pavement preservation in Eugene, Roseburg and Coos Bay.

Concerns about our environment has grown in recent years as well as the worry of the negative effects the construction industry may have on the health of our air and water. In fact, new construction, major rehabilitation and thin hot mix asphalt (HMA) overlays have the highest energy use. However, a recent paper, Energy Usage… Read more »

Three tips to double the life of your asphalt

Tips for asphalt driveway and parkinglot maintenance from Aegis Asphalt

Are you wondering how to extend the life of your asphalt driveway or parking lot? With regular maintenance, Aegis Asphalt can double the life of your investment. On average, quality asphalt pavement can last between 15-20 years. With regular upkeep, we can help your driveway or parking lot last 30 years or more. 1. Prevent… Read more »

Five reasons you need a professional asphalt contractor in Eugene

Aegis Asphalt is your asphalt contractor in Eugene, Roseburg and Coos Bay.

You may think that you don’t need a professional to sealcoat your driveway or fill cracks in your pavement surfaces. However, asphalt contractors are knowledgeable, experienced and use quality products. Take a look at these five reasons hiring a professional is your best option. 1. Meet Oregon-specific maintenance needs It is important to understand seasonal… Read more »

Driveway and parking lot repair: should you patch, resurface or replace?

Driveway repair and asphalt paving in Eugene, Oregon

Over time, asphalt driveways deteriorate due to weather, temperature changes and use. Asphalt repairs are essential to prevent injuries and resurfacing or replacing the driveway can raise the value of your home and business. But, which option is best for your pavement? Aegis Asphalt can help evaluate the condition of your asphalt pavement for the… 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 »

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 »