Posts Tagged: asphalt contractor

Benefits of using sand and additives in asphalt sealer

Aegis Asphalt adds sand and additives to asphalt sealer for the best results.

Did you know that unless it is premixed, asphalt sealer purchased from a manufacturer is not ready for application? To prepare the sealer, asphalt contractors should add water, silica sand and an additive for the highest results. The best asphalt sealer Aegis Asphalt Sealcoating uses Green Diamond sand mined in Riddle, Oregon. Green Diamond Sand… Read more »

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 »

Should you spray or squeegee your asphalt sealcoat?

Aegis Asphalt will sealcoat your driveway with a new Sealmaster Dual application machine.

Aegis Asphalt can sealcoat your asphalt driveway or parking lot more efficiently than ever before with our new SealMaster SP 300 Dual Spray/Squeegee machine. Ensuring a smooth finish every time starts with choosing the correct application method. Here are some considerations for determining whether your project needs spray, squeegee or dual sealcoating application. Spray Application… Read more »

Slurry Seal and Sealcoating FAQ

Aegis Asphalt FAQ on sealcoating and slurry seal

Slurry seal and sealcoating are both used to protect and enhance the value of asphalt surfaces. However, they should be used differently according to your needs and the condition of the pavement. Take a look at these FAQs to see which option is best for you. 1. What are the differences? Slurry seal is a… 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 »

Our five step process to sealcoating your asphalt driveway

Asphalt sealer not only protects the durability of your driveway but also improves the value and aesthetics of your property. Take a look at our five step process of sealcoating your asphalt surface: 1. Preparation Evaluate the current condition of your asphalt surface and foundation Clean the asphalt surface with rotary brooms, hand steel brooms… 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 »