Roof Flashing

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 »

In this episode, we talk with Daniel about the pitfalls homeowners can encounter if they choose a roofing contractor who cuts corners and mixes and matches the components on their roof. It could mean big problems, ranging from roof leaks to earlier than necessary roof replacement.14 Podcast Transcription: RoofLifeB031-211 Shayla: Thank you for joining us today… 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 »

…say what?!

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, Daniel talks components; which ones matter (*hint: it’s all of them), why they matter, and why some contractors choose not to match them or tell homeowners that matching doesn’t matter. Podcast Transcription: RoofLifeB024-181 Shayla: You are listening to the Roof Life of Oregon podcast and I’m talking today with Daniel. Daniel, why… Read more »

This episode is part two of a three-part series: “Re-Roofing With Daniel” in which he addresses some of the most common questions encountered when it comes to replacing your roof. RoofLifeB016-132 Podcast Transcription: Shayla: Welcome to the Roof Life of Oregon podcast. I’m talking today with Daniel who is a roof specialist at Roof Life. And,… Read more »

Can I reuse metal flashings during a re-roof? At Roof Life of Oregon, we recommend completely replacing all your metal flashings during a re-roof project. The codes have changed since your roof was first installed, which means the flashings currently on your roof aren’t going to cut it. Any time you have a transition where... Read more »
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Nice new roof but with re-used, rusty pipe flashings and bad valley cuts

In this episode, Daniel explains why some contractors offer to paint your pipe flashings, and why you should ask more questions. Podcast Transcription – RoofLifeB015-124: Shayla: Thank for joining us today for the Roof Life of Oregon Podcast. I’m talking today with Daniel who is a re-roof and maintenance roof consultant at Roof Life. And,… Read more »