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The tools every Portland homeowner needs.

Must Have Tools for Portland Homeowners

Buying a home entails completing projects you’ve never had to worry about before. This can be a big change for first-time Portland homeowners. When you own a home, you’re in charge and it’s important to have the tools you need to fix things around the house. To help new homeowners build the tool set they […]

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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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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 […]

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7 ways to add curb appeal

How to Add Curb Appeal

We all have that one neighbor. You know, the one with the gorgeous house and yard that make us feel like slobs in comparison. Know what I mean? Your neighbor’s house has curb appeal. (That just means their property looks great from the street.) But how do they do it? It’s easier than you think! […]

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DIY Roofing: The Hazards and Pitfalls

We get it – home improvement repairs can be rather expensive. It seems like there’s always something around the house that needs fixing. Some homeowners like to try to fix things themselves to save cash, which is understandable. It also might give you a feeling of satisfaction to do it yourself. Some repairs are easy, […]

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