Benefits of a Sump Pump Installation

Keeping your home flood – free may not always be on your mind. However, as a homeowner, it’s important to take all possibilities into consideration! Heavy rains or sporadic storms can easily cause water buildup in your basement.  Sometimes, keeping your plumbing properly maintained isn’t enough – so you should consider a sump pump installation.

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Signs You Have a Problem With Your Main Sewer Line

When you are experiencing problems with your main sewer line, you may notice some warning signs around the house. If you are experiencing any of the following problems in your home, call 3 Mountains Plumbing. Warning Signs Sewage backup and blockages.  Sewage backups can happen every now and then, but if sewage backs up every

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Benefits of Drain Cleaning

Your drain and sewer system is one of the most used, yet most overlooked systems in your home. Think about how many times a day you use them- we certainly put them to work! Every time you take a shower, flush the toilet, wash the dishes or do a load of laundry, you are using

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Signs You Need Sewer Repair

A broken sewer line can cause a range of unpleasant problems throughout your home. Your sewer carries waste water away from your home to keep your home clean and sanitary, so it’s important for the system to be working properly at all times. If you are experiencing the following issues in your home or on your

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Eight Tips to Prevent Clogged Drains this Spring

Clogged drains are a common, yet incredibly annoying problem that most people have to deal with. Although clogs occur often, there are things that you can do in your home to reduce their chances of escalating. Here are eight tips to prevent clogged drains this spring: What You Should and Shouldn’t Do Keep grease and oil

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Precautions You Can Take to Prevent Basement Flooding

Basement flooding is quite common throughout the country. With the seasons switching from winter to spring, snowmelt and increased rain can cause water to leak into your basement or back up through your plumbing. Any house can be at risk, and water flooding can result in costly repairs due to water damage or mold and

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Portland Plumber: How to Winterize Your Home

2 Easy Ways to Winterize Your Plumbing Systems Winters may not be particularly harsh in Portland and surrounding areas, but it is always important to be proactive by winterizing the plumbing systems in your home. It seems like common sense, but many people simply forget to take these small steps. There are a few simple things you

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Ask a Portland Plumber: How Do You Replace My Water Main Line?

Why Choose 3 Mountains Plumbing for Your Replacement In Portland, homeowners are responsible for all pipe between the sidewalk water meter and the foundation of their homes. More pipe means more room for water service failure. Fortunately 3 Mountains Plumbing are expert water main line replacement professionals serving the greater Portland metro area. 3 Mountains

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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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Ask a Portland Plumber: Why is My Water Bill so High?

Hidden Water Leaks Main Cause of High Water Bill Is your Portland water bill suddenly out of control? You’re not alone. Many Portland residents experience sudden spikes in water costs without quite knowing why. Neglected plumbing systems run smoothly–until they don’t. It is not uncommon for a minor plumbing issue to swell a water bill

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