Preventing Drain and Pipe Problems with Camera Inspection

Clogs and leaks can be a common plumbing problem, even for the most well-maintained of homes. While most issues may be solved with a plunger or drain cleaning, other problems may be difficult to detect until it’s too late. Sometimes you’ll need to call in for professional help, but the good news is that a

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3 Reasons Why Sewer Camera Inspection is Important in Portland, OR

Why is sewer camera inspection important to a plumber in Portland, OR, and how can it help your home? How Does Camera Inspection Work? In strategic areas in your home, there are access ports to your plumbing system. We find these ports and then reach for our trusty drain camera tool. These camera-tipped cables are

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Do You Have RATS in Your Toilet?

Yes, you read that correctly: homeowners in Oregon are having a, uh… unique problem! The article at the link reveals that the public sewer system in Portland is so infested with rats that the rodents have been showing up — sometimes alive —in people’s toilets.  Apparently, the Multnomah County Vector Control fields about 10 to 15 calls a

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Sewer Main Backup in Portland

No matter where you live, the elements can have a severe effect on your sewer line. Sewer back-up occurs when the city or municipal drainage system overflows and sends water back through the pipes and into your home. During the spring, snowmelt and increased rains cause a surge in the amount of drainage a sewer

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Camera Inspection in Sherwood, OR

If your plumbing is literally starting to fall apart at the seams, you need to act fast.  There are a number of things that could be going wrong, including that your pipes are made of the wrong materials (cast iron and Orangeburg piping were popular a few decades ago but now are notoriously problematic), have

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