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3 Most Important Roof Maintenance Tips For A Safe Rest of the Winter

January 11, 2018 by Katie Jones Tags : , ,

Cleaning the roof isn’t anyone’s go-to favorite hobby, but roof maintenance is a must during the winter months in order to prevent any potential roof damage. It’s the coldest time of the year, and your roof is one of the most important parts of your house when it comes to protecting your family and keeping Read the Rest

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5 Winter Roofing Preparation Tips

December 11, 2017 by Katie Jones Tags : ,

Winter weather is enough to handle when it comes to staying warm, stocking up on food and avoiding getting sick. In addition to the presumed winter preparations for your family, you don’t want to deal with home owner issues as well. Roof damage can not only cause a homeowner thousands of dollars, but it can Read the Rest

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Best Treatment for a Cedar Roof

November 15, 2017 by Katie Jones Tags : ,

Cedar shingles or shakes offer good insulation, and they give your home a warm, rustic look. They’ve been used for hundreds of years, and they’re resistant to termites. Many cedar roofs last for more than half a century. However, moss, mold, mildew, algae, and fungi can grow on an untreated cedar roof, making your shakes Read the Rest

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Getting Your Exterior Ready for Colder Temperatures in Portland

October 15, 2017 by Katie Jones Tags : , ,

When the seasons’ change and the temperature starts to drop in Portland, Oregon, it’s important to protect your home’s exterior from the chilly climate. These tips can help you get the outside of your house ready for the winter months. Replace Weatherstripping Cold air coming into your warm, cozy home is never appealing, but cracks Read the Rest

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4 Projects to Beautify Your Home’s Exterior

September 15, 2017 by Katie Jones Tags : ,

First impressions are everything. Whether you’re looking to sell your home, impress your neighbors, or get the personal satisfaction of curbside appeal, explore four projects you can do to beautify your home’s exterior. Get Creative and Crafty Outdoor art is sure to capture attention. Something as simple as updating your house number can bring some Read the Rest

What to Do When You Discover a Roof Leak

August 15, 2017 by Katie Jones Tags : ,

Homeowners usually discover roof leaks at the worst possible times, when long periods of rain have created a pool of water in the ceiling. If you have a troublesome drip in your home, don’t panic. Handle the leak carefully to minimize damage and speed your repairs. Provide an Escape Route for Water By the time Read the Rest

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3 Reasons to Hire a Pro for Pressure Washing

July 15, 2017 by Katie Jones Tags : , ,

If you’re in need of a good pressure wash for any area of your home, this is one chore you shouldn’t do yourself. Instead, check out the variety of services offered by a professional pressure washer. There are several reasons that doing a pressure wash yourself is a bad idea. Damage to Property Let’s be Read the Rest

Replacing Your Roof: What Type You Should Get

June 21, 2017 by Katie Jones Tags : ,

Has your Portland, Oregon, home been leaking lately? Small leaks can be repaired, but if your roof is beyond repair, it might just be time for a new roof. The biggest decision that homeowners need to make when reroofing their home is what type of roof they want. There’s asphalt shingle, tile, wood shakes and Read the Rest

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Why You Should Hire a Professional to Clean Your Roof

May 15, 2017 by Katie Jones Tags : ,

Having your roof cleaned periodically will not only keep your home looking nicer but also extend the lifespan of your roof. Before you attempt this project on your own, consider these reasons why you should hire a professional to clean your roof. Keep Yourself and Your Family Safe Being on the roof is dangerous enough Read the Rest

Three Signs Your Roof Needs Maintenance

April 15, 2017 by Katie Jones Tags : ,

Your roof protects you and your possessions from the elements, but its care isn’t always at the top of your priority list. Over time, this can lead to problems, and the longer you let it go, the more expensive the repair can become. If you’re a novice when it comes to roof maintenance, here are Read the Rest