Attention Homeowners… Keep These Essential Services on Speed Dial (Be Ready When Disaster Strikes!)

Doesn’t it feel like problems crop up in your home at the worst possible time?  Your roof springs a leak the same week your kids are home sick with the flu. The new puppy pees right on the good rug before your boss comes over for dinner. You’re running out of time to do your taxes and right before you sit down to e-file all the power goes out.  If you want to get intimately acquainted with Murphy’s Law — anything that can go wrong will go wrong — just buy a house!   Be prepared! Take the sting [...]

By |July 30th, 2020|Categories: Home maintenance|Comments Off on Attention Homeowners… Keep These Essential Services on Speed Dial (Be Ready When Disaster Strikes!)

How to Find a Handyman You Can Trust

Are you a homeowner in the Portland or Vancouver area? Do you need help with a job around the house? Maybe you’re too busy to keep up with your landscaping. Or your roof has started to leak. Who can you call to help? Sure you could call the first number you find, but how will you know the company you’re working with will do a good job? Today, we’ll share our tips to help you find a handyman you can trust.   Are they protecting you? Here at All Around Maintenance, our team is changing how we work to [...]

By |July 28th, 2020|Categories: Roof|0 Comments

Why Is Moss so Bad for Your Roof?

Everyone worries about a tree falling on their roof. But fuzzy green moss poses a big risk to your roof, too! Moss growth is one of the first things our roof maintenance team looks for when inspecting a roof. Let’s find out why moss is so bad for your roof  — and what you can do about it.   What is moss? Because of the cool, moist climate in the Portland area, a lot of stuff can grow on your roof! Homeowners often mistake algae and mildew for moss — and vice versa. Roof moss is a more damaging [...]

By |July 24th, 2020|Categories: Roof|0 Comments

Roof Maintenance Tips For Portland Homeowners

 Replacing your home’s roof is one of the biggest investments you’ll make as a homeowner in Portland. There’s no way around it: no roof lasts forever. Eventually, you’re going to have to replace your roof.But there is good news! With regular inspections, preventive maintenance, and small repairs, you can get the most bang for your buck out of your roof. Here at All Around Maintenance, we’ve seen a lot of roofs in the Portland area and are here to share all of the roof maintenance tips we give homeowners. Watch for signs of trouble Be [...]

By |May 22nd, 2020|Categories: Roof|Comments Off on Roof Maintenance Tips For Portland Homeowners