Posts Tagged: oregon

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 »

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 »

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 »

Back to School Parking Lot Striping and Repair

Back to school parking lot striping and repair at Aegis Asphalt

School parking lots can get incredibly busy and dangerous, especially in the mornings and afternoons. A well-maintained parking lot facilitates smoother traffic and promotes student safety during back to school season. Pitfalls to avoid in school parking lots Avoid the following pitfalls that can lead to safety hazards: Potholes that can cause serious trip-and-fall accidents…. Read more »

Asphalt Driveway Resurfacing in Eugene

Asphalt driveway sealing and resurfacing, Eugene

Asphalt driveways begin to show cracks and pot holes over time, often caused by freeze-thaw cycles, weight of vehicles and shifting weather patterns. While sealcoating can temporarily repair minor cracks, resurfacing can be more economical for severe damages. When Should Driveways Be Resurfaced? Resurfacing adds a protective coating, extending the lifespan of the asphalt significantly… Read more »

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 »

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 »