Family & Locally Owned

Cold Weather Sewer Line Maintenance Tips

sewage system of PVC pipes

The drain lines in your home put up with a lot on a daily basis, especially as time speeds into the colder months and more people tend to stay indoors. Properly taking care of your sewer lines can make a significant difference in how well they hold up. The following are just some sewer line […]

Preventing Common Water Heater Issues

Water heater in basement

Water heaters can last 10-15 years — or even longer if you have a tankless model. The key to getting a longer lifespan is to take preventative measures to stop heater issues before they arise. Read on to learn the best ways to prevent water heater issues. Flush Your Water Heater Annually Flushing refers to […]

Save Money With These Water Heater Maintenance Tips

Plumber fixing an hot-water heater

A traditional water heater lasts about 10-13 years while a tankless water heater can last for 20 years or more. Regardless of the type of water heater you have, it’s important to stay up-to-date on maintenance needs and recommendations. Below, we go over water heater maintenance tips you shouldn’t ignore. Flush Your Water Heater A […]

Ways to Know That You Need a Sewer Inspection

close-up of ruptured sewer rusty pipeline

Your home takes a lot of work to keep running smoothly, but your plumbing should have proactive maintenance instead of reactive. You need to understand the signs of a sewer line problem to know when to get an inspection. These issues require immediate attention before the warning signs cause massive damage to your property. Your […]

5 Signs of Sediment Buildup in Your Water Heater

Smiling technician repairing an hot-water heater

The modern home has several appliances to ensure you have the latest conveniences. A water heater is among the most necessary, providing your household with hot, running water. Sediment is a natural byproduct of corrosion on metal and mineral deposits, which combine to form scale. This scale gradually builds up in nearly all home plumbing […]

3 Factors to Consider Before Installing a Water Heater

Tankless water heater in the bathroom

A water heater uses the furnace to heat water on demand. It is a crucial comfort device for a home. If you are considering a new heater, you must be well-prepared before starting the project. Take precautions during installation to avoid problems. If you mess up the installation, you may find yourself in a costly […]

Ways Water Damage Can Happen During the Winter Months

5 Ways Water Damage Can Occur During Winter There are five major reasons for water damage to occur during winter. The good news is that you can take measures to ensure these situations do not occur so you can preserve the integrity of your property and focus on spending time with loved ones and enjoying […]

How Professional Plumbers Maintain Your Sump Pump

A sump pump installed in a basement of a home with a water powered backup system.

Fall, rain, and college football seem to go together in this Oregon State city. A non-functioning sump pump doesn’t usually reveal itself until rain hits and water fills the basement. Your basement could flood and cause significant water damage to your home. Prevent this scenario by having your sump pump maintained annually. A well-maintained sump […]