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6 Roofing Shortcuts to Avoid

Investing in major home improvements can be a stressful process. These projects can be expensive, have a monumental effect on the stability of your home, and when dealing with the wrong company, go wrong. All of this can lead to an instinct to take shortcuts when it comes to replacing, maintaining, or improving your roof. […]

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What is the ROI of a Roof Repair Project?

Here at Fivecoat Roofing, a common question we get for homes in the Portland area is, “what is the return on the investment (ROI) of a roof repair project?” Homeowners rightly want to know they’re getting something out of the investment in their roof. In today’s post, we’ve outlined considerations going into answering such a […]

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How to Protect Your Portland Home From Heavy Rain

Here in the Portland area, it’s easy to get used to what many Oregonians call the “Portland mist” — light drizzle that doesn’t let up. Unfortunately, we also get at least a few heavy rainstorms a year. Remember that storm in October 2016? There was a typhoon in Manzanita, power outages throughout Oregon and Washington, […]

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Fall Home Maintenance Checklist

We’ve had a wonderfully warm summer. But it’ll be over before you know it. And in the Pacific Northwest, you can expect steady, strong winds, and depending on where you live, at least a dusting of snow before next spring. Fall and winter weather can be tough on your home. There’s no way to predict […]

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