Architectural Shingles

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 »

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 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 »

In this episode, Jerry helps clarify that “roofer jargon” your contractor may be speaking. Sometimes it feels like a company is trying to confuse you with all their terminology and acronyms. But at Roof Life, we feel like the more you understand the lingo, the more you’ll understand the value of what we do. As… Read more »

Roof jargon can be overwhelming, and honestly, a lot of roofers will use to confuse you. Roof Life of Oregon is here to do the opposite of that. We want to make things completely transparent so that you can make an informed decision for your roof.  So let’s clarify some roof jargon! What is a... Read more »

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Fasteners? Comp? Architectural Shingle? Flashing? Jerry helps you understand some basic roof lingo, for those of you who don’t parle the roofer speak. Let us help you get to know your roof.  

In this episode, we talk with Daniel about why lifted shingles should be of major concern to homeowners. It’s not just an age issue- it’s a sign that you may have some major repairs on the horizon. Podcast Transcription: RoofLifeB029-203 Shayla: Welcome to the Roof Life of Oregon podcast. I’m talking with Daniel today. Daniel,… Read more »

Recently, I had to stand in a client’s kitchen and tell him that his seven-year-old roof needed to replaced. The culprit? An architectural shingle on top of a shiplap deck. The client initially told us he had only one or two leaks in the garage. When I got out there, I took a look in... Read more »

5 layers of roofing material!!