Tile Roofs

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 »

You pretty much have to change the entire structure of a roof to tear off a tile roof, and replace it with composition. Beware of the contractor that bids the job at half of the other companies – this is not an easy transition. You need to do some research and gather bids so you have… Read more »

In this episode, Daniel dispels the myth about the existence of a moss-free shingle. Podcast Transcription- RoofLifeB015-127: Shayla: Thank you for joining us today for the Roof Life of Oregon Podcast. I’m talking today with Daniel who is a roof consultant at Roof Life. And, Daniel, in Portland I’m sure you get this question a… Read more »

In this episode Mark helps to put our minds at ease about how tile roofs handle heavy rainfall and what you can do to help prepare it.   RoofLife014-117 Podcast Transcription: Shayla: Welcome to the Roof Life of Oregon podcast. I’m talking today with Mark who is a roof specialist at Roof Life. And, Mark,… Read more »

In this episode, Mark walks us through the different types of tile used for roofing and how Roof Life of Oregon’s crews maintain tile roofs. Transcription of Podcast: RoofLifeB014- 116 Shayla: Thank you for joining us today for the Roof Life of Oregon podcast. I’m talking today with Mark who is a roof specialist at Roof Life. And, Mark,… Read more »

Historically, tile roofs were constructed for use in the arid climates where there is little rain. It’s a great product, but bring it up to the northwest, where we get thirty-plus inches of rain, and things are a little different. Tile doesn’t actually keep water out of your home. It’s the underlayment that keeps your… Read more »

If you have a tile roof, you probably know that they take a special kind of maintenance. What you might not know is that there are several different types of tile, and each one demands its own unique care. A tile is a concrete piece that is manufactured and replicate. The tiles on your roof are interchangeable with others of its type…. Read more »

In this episode, Mark discusses what happens to a tile roof and its underlayment when it gets hit with 30+ inches of rainfall in a year. https://rooflife-oregon.com/tile-roofs-in-portland-plan-for-the-rain/