What is CPVC Piping and Why Do You Need It In Your Home?

What is CPVC piping? Most people assume their pipes are just made of metal. We can’t fault them for that thought. For years and years, galvanized steel and lead were industry standards, until we learned about their respective health and effectiveness issues. Since then, the industry has settled on a few types of effective and […]

Dangers of Galvanized Piping

They just don’t make ’em like they used to, right? Normally that’s used to imply that the old ways were better, but in some cases, it’s the opposite. Plumbing technology has only gotten better with the years, so older products tend to be less effective and even dangerous. Both these things are true of galvanized […]

10 Warning Signs You Need Sewer Repair/Replacement

A simply nightmarish matter for homeowners of all backgrounds, finding out that you need sewer repair or replacement can be a bit frustrating. One of the main components of a functioning home, matters in regards to sewer malfunction must be handled immediately. Don’t wait until your sewer system has wreaked havoc on your home to […]

5 Signs It’s Time To Buy a Tankless Water Heater

Are you thinking if you should buy a tankless water heater? Then maybe it’s time to replace your old storage tank model with a tankless water heater. Here’s what you need to know about tankless water heaters — and five signs that it might be the right choice for you!   How a Tankless Water […]

4 Popular Misconceptions About Tankless Water Heaters Debunked

Tankless water heaters have seen a huge boom in popularity in recent years, due in no small part to their energy efficiency, cost-effectiveness, longevity, and accommodating size.  It’s really not all too surprising that such a useful piece of hardware is enjoying wide-spread popularity. What is surprising, however, is how many folks out there are […]

5 Benefits of Water Jetting 

  Maintaining your plumbing in Portland can be hard work, especially when it comes to stubborn clogs. While some clogs are an easy fix thanks to a plunger or drain cleaner, other clogs are hidden deep in your home’s plumbing or main sewer line. Unfortunately, not every clog can be fixed on your own. For […]

Biggest Water Main Leak Signs You Can’t Afford to Ignore

Water main leaks are one of the biggest plumbing headaches a homeowner can suffer through. Thankfully for homeowners in the greater Portland area, there are some tell tale signs that’ll be able to tell you that something is amiss.   Discolored Water Brownish dirty water is one of the first signs of a water main […]

5 Commonly Flushed Items That Will Damage Your Beaverton Plumbing

Beaverton plumbing can be a tricky thing. Your home’s plumbing is not magic, though sometimes it may seem like it is. Though we may take it for granted every now and again, there’s an intricate system of mechanisms in your walls and around your property dedicated to making your life more comfortable and sanitary. That […]

Complete Guide to Toilet Maintenance

Did you know that the toilet is one of the most used appliances in a home? And because it’s so heavily used, it can often require some maintenance.  In this guide, we’ll discuss everything you need to know about toilet maintenance, from cleaning it to troubleshooting common problems. So whether your toilet is constantly running […]

Checklist of Plumbing Problems to Inspect Before Buying a Home

  When you are buying a new home, there are a lot of things to inspect. You are making a major investment that you don’t want to come with a bunch of costly repairs. You want to make sure the roof isn’t going to leak, that the foundation is stable, and that the plumbing is […]