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Portland Plumber: Are Your Drains Ready for Spring? Let’s take a minute to talk about your home’s drainage system. Drains are one of those invisible parts of home infrastructure that you don’t tend to think about unless something goes wrong. Spring is one of those times of year where a lot can go wrong with

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Drain Clog Portland

Ask a Portland Plumber: What’s Clogging My Drains? Many homeowners know that sinking feeling when you notice your drains aren’t working at 100% capacity. As you sit and watch the stagnant water slowly drain down (or not drain at all) all of those commercials from the store bought chemicals are passing through your mind. You

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Water Jetting Portland

Ask a Portland Plumber: Benefits of Water Jetting Your Drains If there’s one thing a life in the plumbing industry has taught us, it’s that every pipe (without proper maintenance) will eventually become clogged over time. Grease, hair, soap scum, sediment, sludge, roots and much, much more can slow or completely stop the proper function

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Drain Line Stoppages in Portland

Portland Plumber: Knowing the Cause Can Help You Prevent Clogs If there’s one thing you know about drain clogs, it’s that they’re annoying. They prevent you from doing easy every day tasks – like showering and washing dishes – while also having the potential to cause a big mess. While we understand you may only

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2014 Portland Plumbing Checklist

Happy New Year from the team at 3 Mountains Plumbing of Portland!  Here’s to a healthy and happy new year of new beginnings and perhaps new plumbing systems! Maintaining and updating household plumbing systems remains essential to the efficiency and longevity of those systems. Here’s a quick list of some of the products and services

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Drain Cleaning Portland

Ask a Portland Plumber About Your Drain Cleaning Options We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: do not use liquid drain cleaners! But don’t worry, we’re not just going to tell you something and not offer alternatives.  We’re delighted to have been in the Portland plumbing business for over 13 years and we

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Professional Drain Cleaning Portland

Why You Need a Professional Drain Cleaner When was the last time you had your drain cleaned? If you’re not sure or don’t remember, it’s probably time to have it checked out by a professional Portland plumber. Periodic drain cleaning is an essential part of household plumbing maintenance which we recommend as a way to

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How To: Clean Your Drains in Portland

Store Bought Cleaners Are Not the Answer Professionally licensed plumbers will always tell homeowners not to fix drain clogs using liquid plumbing solutions. What most plumbers won’t do is 1. Tell you why and 2. Provide you with an alternative solution. Over-the-Counter Liquid Drain Clog Solutions Are Not Solutions Our team at 3 Mountains Plumbing will also

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Shower Drain Clog Portland

Portland Plumber: How to Clear Your Shower Drain Clog Ever take a shower standing in a few inches of backed-up water, along with a nasty mix of hair, suds, and grime?  Shower drain clogs are unsanitary and well, flat out gross, and we know you want to fix the problem right away. There are quick

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Clogged Drains in Portland

Professional Drain Cleaning Recommended Drain clogs are no fun. They are wasteful, unsanitary, and inconvenient. Understandably many homeowners are convinced that clogged drains can be fixed in a do-it-yourself fashion. Wrong! Call a plumber to save money, save your pipes, and save your sanity. Do Liquid Plumbing Solutions Work? Yes, but only as quick fixes.

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