Basement Water Leak Portland

Portland Plumber: Water Leaks Damage Your Home and Your Wallet The owner of a restaurant reported a major basement leak where water was beginning to drip onto the building’s electrical panel. Everyone knows that water and electricity don’t mix, so we sent a technician out immediately. It’s extremely important that when you notice water leaking,

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Tankless Water Heater Installation in Portland

Portland Tankless Water Heater Installation Everyone has experienced the suddenly cold shower at night after your entire family has used up the hot water. It’s distressing, because really all you want is to have a hot shower at the end of the day. A tankless water heater—installed by 3 Mountains Plumbing—can help with this dream.

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Ask a Portland Plumber: Water Heater Replacement

Recognize the Signs You Need a New Water Heater We replaced a 50-gallon gas water heater model with a new unit for a customer whose old one had developed a leak at the bottom of the tank. And unfortunately, once you notice that your water heater is leaking, replacement is your only option. Water heaters

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Leak Detection Portland

Portland Plumber Uses 4 Methods to Help Find Leaks A customer called 3 Mountains Plumbing because he noticed his water meter was still running even when there was no water being used in the home – a sure sign you have a leak. The problems with leaks are sometimes they go undetected, thus causing more

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Water Service Line Repair Portland

Portland Plumber Repairs Water Service Line Have you ever woken up to get ready for work, only to find that there’s no water pressure in your shower? This is a clear sign of problems in your water service line, which can impact the smooth operation of your home like almost nothing else. Good water service—like

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Bathroom Sink Clog Portland

Hair, Soap Scum Common Causes of Backups This customer had a slow drain problem in his bathroom sink. He tried snaking it, but that only made the problem worse and it ended up being completely plugged. He then took apart the trap below the sink, but was still unable to fix the problem. Having a

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Broken Water Line Portland

Ask a Portland Plumber: What Are the Signs My Line is Broken? Leaking pipes inside your home? That’s something you’re going to notice. But a water leak outside your house? That might be a different story. Luckily, there are certain signs you can keep an eye out for that will alert you when you might have

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Plumbing Backup Portland

Multiple Fixture Backups a Sure Sign of Main Line Clog A customer called us whose plumbing was backed up throughout her entire home. The sink, tub, shower, everything was clogged. Having more than one plumbing fixture in a home be clogged at once is a good indication of a sewer drain clog, which, if not

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Water Line Leak in Portland

Look for Signs of a Leak to Get it Fixed Fast The water main is the central pipe in a plumbing system that moves water from the inside of your home out to the sewer main. So, when it springs a leak or malfunctions in any way you can bet you’ll have some trouble on

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Dishwasher Leak in Portland

Worn Out Dishwasher Tub Could Require Replacement How often have you been thankful you have a dishwasher? Probably more times than you can count.  Dishwashers are an extremely handy appliance to have in the kitchen, but start to lose their appeal when they break down. Leaks are a pretty common problem we see with dishwashers,

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