Family & Locally Owned

Tips to Maintain and Care for Your Sump Pump

A plumber repairing a sump pump in a flooded basement in a residential home

A sump pump is typically installed to keep water out of basements during heavy rainstorms. It is installed by drilling a hole in the floor at the lowest point of the basement and creating a sump pit with gravel, concrete, or other material. The pump is then connected to an outlet port at the bottom […]

How Slab Leaks are Dangerous and Risky

Water leakage created in water tank exterior.

Slab leaks are a major hazard to homeowners, resulting in extensive damage and costly repairs. Slab leaks occur when water from pipes beneath the concrete foundation of a home seeps through the slab, causing flooding and water damage. If left untreated, slab leaks can cause structural damage to the foundation, walls, and flooring. It can […]

Gas Piping Problems That Need Repair

Blue flames on gas stove burner.

Stoves, heaters, furnaces, and other gas-powered equipment are an integral feature of any kitchen or heating system, making gas pipes an integral part of any building. When gas pipes are regularly serviced, they ensure the safety and efficiency of the gas system. When they are neglected, they can create serious health issues or even explosions […]

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 […]

Sump Pump Problems to Look Out For

Installation of a new sump pump and the removal of the old obsolete rusty one with a high angle view of the pumps, pit and pipes

In Corvallis, we get more than our fair share of rain. Some properties in our area have trouble with water in their basements, crawl spaces, or main living areas. Sump pumps can be great solutions if this is a common occurrence. Sump pumps, just like any other appliance, do require maintenance, and sometimes they can […]