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 »

Asphalt TLC

Asphalt Crack Repair Eugene

Be sure to Maintain! Your asphalt parking lot needs some thoughtful TLC every few years in ordinary conditions, but after extreme weather you truly cannot afford to ignore the maintenance urgently required to save your pavement and spare you large repair costs. Need the 101 basics on this inevitable repair? • When water penetrates paved… Read more »

Why does the sealcoating dry gray?

The graying is caused by sealcoating drying under less than ideal conditions, e.g. shaded areas, cooler temperatures, high humidity, etc. The problem is mostly temporary i.e. after a few days in full sun it will cure to its normal color. Temporary graying can also be eliminated through the use of specialty additive that helps sealcoating… Read more »

Why did the sealcoat fail or peel?

Peeling is caused by sealcoating not bonding to oil spots or any other surface contaminants like dirt, grease, etc. or oxidized pavements. Prior to sealcoating application, the pavement surface shall be thoroughly cleaned, oil spots be treated with an oil spot primer. And oxidized surface be primed either with a specialty primer or a thin… Read more »