Roofing

portland roofers working on roof

Roof issues are inevitable for any Portland homeowner. Whether it is worn down through time, the natural elements, a major accident or some combination of the three, your roof will require major work. While there are preventative measures you can take to ensure that you’re getting the most out of your roof, you will eventually… Read more »

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 »

how to calculate the cost of a new roof

Roof maintenance is one of the most important parts of owning a home. Portland homeowners need to pay particularly close attention because our homes are constantly exposed to a variety of natural elements that can wear on a roof. Unfortunately, many people ignore the state of their roof until it’s too late. Their only option… 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 »

cost of buying an uncertified roof

Replacing a worn out roof is a big project for any homeowner. An untimely and unexpected roof replacement can be completely overwhelming. It can cost the homeowner an average of $15-20,000, and not to mention the stress of making sure you’re choosing the right options to fit your needs. The first step is understanding your… Read more »

lifetime workmanship roof warranty

Owning a home is a rewarding experience. You get to decide every detail to transform a house into your home. Owning a home is also a tremendous responsibility. Anything that breaks is suddenly a problem you have to fix. It’s not that big of a deal if it’s an appliance. When a dishwater breaks, for… Read more »

In this episode, Patrick gives us more insight into how a Real Estate Roof Certification creates value for both the buyer and the seller in a real estate transaction by lending clarity to the process. Podcast Transcription: RoofLifeB039-233 Shayla: Thank you for joining us today for the Roof Life of Oregon podcast. I’m talking with… Read more »

brava roof

Buyers and sellers get bogus information on their roofs and then act on it. They stage an entire home to sell, or go look at a home to buy, all on an assumption. A real estate certification from Roof Life of Oregon can tell you the exact condition of the roof you’re selling or buying,… Read more »