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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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The Best Roofing Materials for Oregon Homes

Oregon weather really puts our roofs to the test. In our rainy, windy environment, you want to know your roof can handle the elements. There’s so much information out there about how to choose roofing materials. The truth is, most of that advice makes assumptions about which factors are important to you. For most people […]

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How to Choose a Reputable Portland Area Roofer

Your home is likely the biggest investment you’ll ever make in your life. Maintaining your Portland area home, and maximizing the return on your investment, isn’t always easy. We’ve written before about why working on your own roof isn’t the best choice for most homeowners. So if you’re not going to be inspecting, maintaining, and […]

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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 […]

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Roofing Over an Existing Roof

So it’s time for a new roof. If you’re like a lot of people, you might be wondering if there’s a way to avoid a full roof replacement. Believe it or not, there is. Some homeowners choose to get a new roof installed directly on top of the old one. It’s quicker and less expensive, […]

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Want an Eco-Friendly Roof? Here Are 7 Great Options

So you’re ready to upgrade your roof. But with so many options, which materials should you choose? Eco-friendly roof technology can make your home more comfortable, lower your energy bill, and help protect the environment. If it’s time to replace your roof, why not upgrade to one of these sustainable options? If your roof doesn’t […]

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10 Weird Roof Photos from Around the World

Let’s be honest: Roofs aren’t the most exciting thing ever. You might even say they’re boring. (We’d argue with you, because we love roofing, but we’re a little unusual.) There are some pretty creative roofs out there, though. Green roofs covered with grass! Swimming pool roofs! Check out these 10 weird roof photos from around […]

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