Pipe Leak Repair Portland

Ask a Portland Plumber: How to Repair a Leaking Pipe A customer called to report that he had some sort of leak in the plumbing under his front yard. He wanted a sprinkler system but he couldn’t have one installed until the leak was fixed. There are several different potential causes for this type of

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Ask a Portland Plumber: Why Does My Water Keep Running?

Often a Sign You Have a Leak in Your Plumbing There was a problem in the line between the water meter and this customer’s house. The ground was wet around the meter, which kept running even after the main water supply was shut off. Whenever the ground is wet around a water meter and there

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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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Slab Leak Repair Portland

Top 5 Signs You Need a Repair Just what is a slab leak exactly? It’s when one of the water lines running beneath the floor springs a leak and makes its way up through the foundation, into your home. Generally speaking, slab leaks are bad news. Neglecting one for too long can cause severe damage

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Gas Shut-Off Valve Installation Portland

Protect Your Family From a Gas Line Leak with a Shut-Off Valve The Portland, Oregon area has had four earthquakes in the past month. Whether you were able to experience those directly or not, it’s clear that they are a common occurrence. There will be a time when an earthquake hits and you do feel

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Pipe Leaks Portland

Pipe Leak Frequently Asked Questions As a Portland homeowner, you’ve experienced your share of excess water! So you probably at least know the basics about water leaks. For instance, when you know you have one, you have to call in a plumber immediately. But the facts are that there’s so much more to them than

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Galvanized Pipe Replacement Portland

Signs You Need a Pipe Replacement Most homeowners know the unfortunate truth that household plumbing pipes must, at some point, be replaced—especially galvanized pipe—and it just so happens that there is an overabundance of galvanized pipe in older Portland homes. What is Galvanized Pipe? Galvanized pipe is pipe made of steel that has been coated

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Avoid Household Water Damage Portland

Tips to Avoid Household Water Damage Rain is simply part of our Portland lifestyle and we really wouldn’t want it any other way. As Portland residents we are accustomed to the rainy seasons and have learned to successfully navigate our lives around them. Just as you might buy a new pair of rain boots or

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Emergency Plumbing Portland

3 Mountains Plumbing: Open 24 Hours a Day, 7 Days a Week Water main break?  Toilet or sink clog?  Leaking ceiling?  Basement or crawlspace flooding? These things may seem scary, but we see and repair these types of plumbing emergencies every day. We understand that you want to protect your home and maintain a sanitary

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Water Main Line Repair Portland

Ask a Portland Plumber: What to Do With Water Main Line Trouble The simple truth is that water main line service demands professional assistance.  Your home’s water service line functions to bring water from Portland’s supply line to your home.  These pipes run the full stretch of space from the water meter at the sidewalk

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