Common Garbage Disposal Repairs in Portland

Garbage Disposal Broken? Here’s Why Garbage disposal repair is a fairly common kitchen plumbing issue, and it’s often one homeowners can address themselves. Keep in mind that just because a garbage disposal has stopped working doesn’t necessarily mean it has to be replaced. Often, you can identify the problem by listening to the sound, or

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Portland Plumbing Myths Busted!

Truth vs. Fact: 3 Mountain Plumbing Experts Tell All Rather than pay the expense of hiring a professional plumber, many homeowners choose to maintain their Portland plumbing themselves as much as possible. Unfortunately, however, what homeowners think they know about their plumbing systems may not always be true. The following is a look at some of the

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Portland Plumber: How to Prevent Toilet Clogs

Avoid Embarrassing Toilet Backups If you plan on entertaining for the holidays — whether hosting a large party or simply putting up the in-laws while they’re in town  — more people in your house means your toilet plumbing will be working overtime. A toilet clog is never fun to deal with, and it’s even worse when it

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Toilet Maintenance Portland

Portland Plumber: 3 Tips for Maintaining Your Toilet Plumbing Keeping a fully operational toilet generally isn’t considered too much of a challenge. However, toilet clogs and other related issues can easily occur when this essential fixture is neglected instead of regularly maintained. To avoid major problems requiring the help of local plumbers, Portland homeowners can keep their

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Portland Plumber: Common Plumbing Mistakes Many Homeowners Make

Incorrectly Sized Pipes Can Cause You Backup Problems At some point, every homeowner will most likely encounter a plumbing problem, such as leaky pipes or a clogged drain. While some homeowners are comfortable making minor plumbing repairs themselves, there are certain plumbing issues — including major repairs and installations — that are best left to

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Basement Flooding in Portland

Portland Plumbers Help Cure Winter Flooding Woes Living in the Pacific Northwest, we are all accustomed to those rainy days that seem to last forever. As any Portland plumber can tell you, when the dreary weather continues for long periods of time, causing local rivers and streets to flood, many homeowners also find their home drainage systems

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Portland Water Bureau Water Main Issues Insurance Warning

Portland Plumbers Caution Against Fraudulent Insurance Offers Watch out, Portland residents: Companies claiming to offer insurance protecting your water main line may not be on the up and up. The Portland Water Bureau has issued a warning to homeowners about companies that contact them offering annual insurance coverage for the line that connects their home plumbing to

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Portland Plumber: Signs You Need a Sewer Line Repair

Slow Draining Sinks and Showers a Good Indication These may be the three words homeowners dread the most, and for good reason. Sewer line repair can be costly and time consuming, requiring the assistance of a professional plumber. In a municipal sewage system, homeowners are responsible for the line running from the home to the street; the

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Portland Plumber Tips: Choosing a Reliable Bathroom Remodeling Company

Custom Bathroom Plumbing in Portland We can probably speak for most homeowners when we say: The last thing you want to have to do in a plumbing emergency is find a plumber. You want to be able to call one you already know and trust. There are a lot of Portland plumbers out there, and

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Why 3 Mountains Plumbing Supports ReFIT

Helping Homeowners Afford Necessary Plumbing Services Everyone needs the occasional residential plumbing service, but not everyone can afford it – particularly those who are physically or financially challenged. For example, a homeowner may need the help of a remodeling plumber to retrofit a bathroom or kitchen to accommodate a disability. Fortunately, Portland offers nonprofit organizations such as

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