Your roof has a big job, and a lot can go wrong with it. If it begins to fail, should you blame the shingles, the contractor, or yourself? To keep the lines of responsibility clear, contractors and manufacturers have warranties that promise to uphold certain expectations but also help them avoid liability for problems that […]
Warranties Contract Performance Warranty Pacific West Roofing proposes to furnish and install labor and materials in accordance with the work that is stated on our proposal in order that the work qualifies with the manufacturer’s long-term warranty. In addition, all labor performed by Pacific West Roofing is unconditionally warranted for a period of 10 […]
If it’s time to replace the roof on your home and you’re considering buying metal roofing, it is important to do your research and weigh the pros and cons of metal versus other more conventional roofing materials, such as tile, wood and asphalt. Here, we consider the various benefits and downsides of metal roofing, such […]
The roof is one of the most critical pieces to a structure and it should be inspected regularly in order to avoid potential damage. Facility managers should pay special attention to the roof, as a regular care and maintenance program can help avoid expensive repairs down the road. Roof security is crucial Did you know […]
We learn early on in life that not everybody plays by the rules, and when we grow up and become property owners, sometimes we learn those lessons again. Unfortunately, there are contractors out there who choose to get ahead by cutting corners and deceiving customers. In the worst cases, you may not even know you’ve […]
One of the things people love about house hunting in Portland are the charming older homes. In some of our historical neighborhoods you can find homes that were built more than a century ago. It’s true— they just don’t build ‘em like they used to. But, while these older homes were built with more strength […]
Updated Oct. 24, 2017 While most homeowners aim to repair their leaky roofs during the summer, winter roof repair is always available when you need it. Aside from some material limitations, installing a roof in the winter is just as simple as it is in the summer.
Sometimes… some things… are too good to be true. And sometimes, intentions are good, but actions can have a negative impact with a domino effect. The roofing industry is facing one of these situations today. In early 2011 a national roofing and ventilation manufacturer rolled out an enticing offer, “every GAF laminated shingle, including all Timberline® […]