Willamette Valley Handyman Service FAQ – Eugene, Oregon

Willamette Valley Handyman Service

Roof Treatment Frequently Asked Questions

What size of roof are your roof and rain gutter technicians able to service?
Our roof and rain gutter technicians have the equipment (boom truck, 20-50 ft. ladders, safety harnesses) to service a 1 story house to a 6 story house. Safety is our #1 goal in providing excellent service.

Why does moss grow on my roof?
The north side of your roof, under trees and overhangs is often shaded by the sun, resulting in more moss growth than other areas of the roof with more sun exposure.

Why does moss damage my roof over a long period of time without it being treated or removed with moss treatment?
Uneven water flow leading to roof leaks.
Moss can pry up shingles over long periods of growing time.
Loss of surface tension.
Shingle color and roofing will fade out slowly over a duration of time as moss builds up on it.handyman-services-eugene-oregon-roofing-and-siding-02

Important reasons for moss treatment
To prevent the build up of moss that can lead to roof leaks which can cause water damage to your roof, attic, insulation, ceiling, sheet rock and paint.
Quality for home insurance: Home insurance policies may not be renewed if the moss is not treated or properly removed.
Lower roof maintenance expenses.

What do you use for moss treatment?
Zinc Sulphate is a chemical utilized on roofs to prevent moss from growing. Zinc Sulphate typically lasts from 1-5 years without reapplying it and is not an environmental threat.

Willamette Valley Handyman Service is licensed, bonded and insured for your protection. CCB# 154616. Available 24 hour a day and 7 days a week for any service or emergency. References are available upon request and all work is guaranteed.

Contact Willamette Valley Handyman Service today at 541-686-3258 or browse this website for more information about our home improvement or frequently asked questions.

Charles has been servicing my house for over 8 years with routine maintenance needs. I am well satisfied. Great workmanship.

– Phylis Brauner, Eugene, Oregon

After having a tree in our backyard fall down in the winter and damage our roof and rain gutter, my wife contacted Willamette Valley Handyman Service and we received prompt emergency service. Thanks again to Charles and his crew for a repair job well done!

– Steve and Nancy Miller, Cottage Grove, Oregon

Your company recently completed work installing a bay window in our home. This is to thank you for the fine workmanship completed in a timely, professional and courteous manner. We will recommend your service in the future!

– L. and D. Rubin, Florence, Oregon