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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »