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brava roof tiles on house In Portland, many of our new developments include homes with predominantly shake roofs. These homes are 20-25 years old, and are starting to need new roofs. Lately, I’ve been asked about shake alternatives. Right now, wood for shake roofs is really expensive. But people still want that unique look for their homes, so they are... Read more »

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Well, you’re not alone. And you really shouldn’t know anything about roofs. That’s our job, not yours. But we want to make sure you feel completely comfortable with your investment, whether it’s a re-roof or a roof repair. It does get very confusing when you’re getting 3-5 bids for your roof. (I highly suggest not… Read more »

Is your roof ready for the fall and winter in Portland? It’s a great time to take a step back and assess the condition of your roof. Summer is our busiest time of year, because a lot of people think it’s the only time we roof. We actually roof year around – rain or shine… Read more »

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We’ve talked in the past about some cost-driven roofing factors and the reasoning behind a higher roof bid. One of the major differences between Roof Life of Oregon and the other guys is that we pay our teams by the hour, rather than the piece, incentivizing slow, correct installations. But some roofing companies hide additional… Read more »