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how to calculate the cost of a new roof

Roof maintenance is one of the most important parts of owning a home. Portland homeowners need to pay particularly close attention because our homes are constantly exposed to a variety of natural elements that can wear on a roof. Unfortunately, many people ignore the state of their roof until it’s too late. Their only option… Read more »

cedar shake roof portland

Cedar shake roofs are not only one of the most beautiful kinds of roofs, but they are also the most durable. If you use the right material, meaning 100% vertical-grain cedar shakes, your roof can maintain its integrity for 30 to 50 years!  Unfortunately, not everyone installs 100% vertical-grain cedar shakes when they build a… Read more »

cost of buying an uncertified roof

Replacing a worn out roof is a big project for any homeowner. An untimely and unexpected roof replacement can be completely overwhelming. It can cost the homeowner an average of $15-20,000, and not to mention the stress of making sure you’re choosing the right options to fit your needs. The first step is understanding your… Read more »

brava roof

Buyers and sellers get bogus information on their roofs and then act on it. They stage an entire home to sell, or go look at a home to buy, all on an assumption. A real estate certification from Roof Life of Oregon can tell you the exact condition of the roof you’re selling or buying,… Read more »

In this episode, Jerry discusses the roof-buying process with Roof Life of Oregon and why our main goal is to educate our homeowners about their roofs.   Podcast Transcription: RoofLifeB038-230 Shayla: Thank you for joining us today for the Roof Life of Oregon podcast. I’m talking with Jerry today. Tell us a little bit about… Read more »

We’re not a high-pressure sales company. Yes, we want you to a buy a roof from us. But our primary goal is educating you so that you understand all the components of your roof, and get exactly what you want. Recently, one of my coworkers was talking to his neighbor and the neighbor mentioned that... Read more »

Our main goal is to educate our homeowners about their roofs.

Buying a new roof or getting your roof replaced can create a lot of anxiety. Jerry explains what the roof buying experience is like with Roof Life of Oregon. We let you know what you’re getting ahead of time so there aren’t any “surprises” or hidden costs down the line! Get your free estimate today.

Did you know that everything expands and contracts? Including your roof! If your roofer doesn’t take that into account when he’s installing your roof, it could cause some big problems. As things heat up, they expand, and as they cool down, they shrink. Have you ever noticed the lines in a concrete sidewalk? Those are… Read more »