Roof Materials

preparing roof for portland winter

One of the best things about living in Portland is the beautiful foliage that surrounds us. The variety of trees we get to enjoy on a daily basis is part of what we love most about our state. The rain required to make those trees a bright shade of green, however, it can cause roof… Read more »

brava composite roof tiles

One of the things you learn quickly as a homeowner is just how many details you have to be aware of in your home. Everything from the last time you checked your air filters to how to choose a roof color for your home. Although roof colors might not be a detail you’ve ever noticed… 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 »

In this episode, Daniel discusses a question we get from homeowners a lot: Do I have an anti-moss shingle on my home, or can I get one? The answer often surprises them. Podcast Transcription: RoofLifeB038-231 Shayla: You are listening to the Roof Life of Oregon podcast and I’m talking with Daniel today. Daniel, what would… Read more »

moss caused by dirty roof

Here’s the thing: there’s no such thing as an anti-moss shingle. It just doesn’t exist. There are shingles that are anti-algae, but nothing that will keep the moss off without regular maintenance. Some roof experts will tell you, “Go ahead and put this shingle on and you’ll never have to deal with growth again,” or… 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.

In this episode Patrick discusses Winters in Portland and how to make sure your roof is ready to face what Mother Nature has up her sleeves. Most experts agree this is going to be a rough one!   Podcast Transcription: RoofLifeB037-229 Shayla: Thank you for joining us today for the Roof Life of Oregon podcast…. Read more »

In this episode we talk to Daniel about what happens to your roof during the winter and how to make sure it keeps you and your family safe and dry. Podcast Transcription: RoofLifeB37-228 Shayla: Thank you for joining us today for the Roof Life of Oregon podcast. I’m talking with Daniel today. Daniel, tell us… Read more »