Regular roof checks are valuable for determining the overall condition of an existing installation and also pinpoint leaks or potential leaks early on.

We will thoroughly evaluate the entire surface of your residential roof, and even photograph the process. When we discover a minor repair, we can fix it on the spot. For larger repairs, we will provide a thorough and detailed estimate. We pride ourselves on honesty, integrity and local accountability, and have verifiable references to prove it!

In fact, Urban Hammer has been certified as a Malarkey Certified Contractor by
Malarkey Roofing Products.  Malarkey has identified us as one of the top roofing contractors int he country that provides "roofing excellence" to our customers.

When you hire a Malarkey Certified Contractor like Urban Hammer, you can be assured that your roof will be inspected and repaired by a roofing expert who is current current on the latest industry application procedures and installation techniques.

Our Portland roof inspections for residential customers include:

  • Evaluation of the shingles to determine their overall condition and any areas that may be weakened or damaged from storms

  • Checking the attic space for proper ventilation and any signs or water intrusion

  • Checking the gutters and downspouts for condition and proper capacity

  • Removing all leaves and debris from the surface and the gutters

  • Checking all flashing, and repair any loose areas

  • Giving an on the spot estimate for any major repairs that may be recommended


Most problems with residential roofing surfaces can be repaired quickly and easily. If it is determined that a surface has exceeded its life expectancy, we will provide an estimate to replace it only after showing you all the possible options. Often times, a residential roofing surface can be repaired and maintained, and extend its life without need of replacement.

Portland roof inspections offer the kind of preventive maintenance that helps you attain maximum performance and durability. Inspections should be done annually, and after severe storms, on a new installation. They should be performed even more frequently on an older roof.

Have you experienced storm damage? Insurance companies allow up to one year, as a rule, to file a storm damage claim. Even on a residential roof, storm damage, especially from hail, is not always visible. It takes a trained expert to spot it. We will work with your insurance company on any claim to ensure that you receive the proper compensation to which you are entitled.

Portland roof inspections are among the many services that we have been providing for many years in the Portland/Vancouver area. We pride ourselves on accurate and honest evaluations of all types of installations. We offer the best possible solution to any problems that we discover. Rest assured we will take your needs and budget into consideration.

When it comes time for Urban Hammer to make the necessary repairs or do a replacement, we perform only top-quality work – best practices that have secured us an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau. Customer satisfaction is our sole priority!

Call now for total roof services at (503) 660-3727. Urban Hammer can provide an accurate evaluation and estimate.

(503) 660-3727 • 521 N Tillamook St Unit B, Portland, OR 97227 • Mon - Fri 7:00– 4:30 Sat - Sun CLOSED