Posts Categorized: Sealcoating

Budgeting for Asphalt Repairs

It is always a smart idea to have savings included in your business’s budget. We know budgeting for asphalt maintenance is of the utmost importance to facilities owners.  While you should be setting aside a budget to maintain your pavement facilities, being prepared for emergencies is critical. The First Step- Evaluate Your Current Conditions Understanding… Read more »

Why You Should Use Dual Application on Your Asphalt Sealcoat?

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

Here at Aegis Asphalt, we can sealcoat your parking lot more efficiently than ever before with our Seal Master SP 575 Dual Spray/Squeegee Sealcoat Machine the “titan” of sealcoating machines.   Spray Application Spraying is the most popular method because it is quicker to apply than using a squeegee. Spraying provides a more uniform and… Read more »

Aegis owner, Brian Sugg, is dedicated to his clients and his company

Brian Sugg Owner Aegis Asphalt Sealcoating

Brian Sugg, owner of Aegis Asphalt Sealcoating, is now officially a one-business man. As of November 2017, after six years of working both for himself and for Eugene construction company, Delta Construction Co., Brian has transitioned to working full time as owner and operations manager at Aegis Asphalt Sealcoating. Experience in construction management Originally from… Read more »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »