Roofing

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 »

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 »

In the last five years, we’ve been developing our real estate roof certifications to help realtors, and their buyers and sellers. Here are the top four benefits for real estate agents. A quick sale with less drama. As you know, you’re going to have a lot of hurdles to jump to sell a home. The… 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 »

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 »