top nav

Archive | Roof

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 […]

Continue Reading 0

Common Roofing Problems in Oregon

Your roof is something you likely never think about– until something goes wrong. Even an issue as seemingly insignificant as a leak in your roof or a few broken shingles can turn into a big disaster if not fixed in time. Identifying roofing problems quickly is important for Oregon homeowners. Especially since our wet weather […]

Continue Reading 0
gutter cleaning

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, […]

Continue Reading 0
roof deck

7 Coolest Roof Photos

If you ask us, a good roof is one that’s well-built and does its job to protect your family and your home from the elements. The roofs you’ll see in today’s post do a lot more! Get ready for 7 of the coolest roof photos we’ve ever seen. You’ll see rooftop patios, green roofs, and […]

Continue Reading 0

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 […]

Continue Reading 0