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Five Simple Ways to Prevent Water Damage in Your Home

Five Simple Ways to Prevent Water Damage in Your Home

Winter is halfway over and spring is on its way here in Portland. These months usually bring lots and lots of rain - and this year is no exception. However, rain isn’t the only way your home can experience water damage. You can have drain backups, clogs, or sump pump...

How Does Your Storm Drain Work?

How Does Your Storm Drain Work?

Storm drains, catch basins, sump pumps, sump pits, these are all vital to keeping your home moisture and flood-free. However, these parts of your home are hidden from view and are rarely talked about unless there is a problem. Water/moisture build-up can be subtle until the cause problems like mold or flooding – then they are a huge issue. So, here is some information on how your home’s storm sewer system works.

How to Find the Right Company for Your Repair Work

How to Find the Right Company for Your Repair Work

Discovering a company that you can trust to do an excellent job when it comes to home repairs is such a rarity. There are so many companies out there, along with friends of friends and handyman-types that it’s hard to know who is reliable and who will do a repair that...

What Does “Trenchless” Mean?

What Does “Trenchless” Mean?

Your sewer line broke, and you’re having to face the prospect of a company coming in and digging up your yard to access your sewer pipe. This is most homeowner’s worst nightmare. That’s why trenchless sewer repair is such a relief. It circumvents the whole “digging up...

Five Home Maintenance Resolutions to Keep in 2018

Five Home Maintenance Resolutions to Keep in 2018

2018 is right around the corner and with it comes a list of resolutions and “to-dos.” While we don’t want to add to an extensive list, we do want to help you accomplish your “must get dones” next year. “I will take an inventory of my product warranties.” Your roof,...

How to Cope with Common Holiday Emergencies

How to Cope with Common Holiday Emergencies

With all the visitors either coming over for a meal or staying the night, it’s no wonder that the holidays can become hectic. We all hope for little holiday emergencies like “I have to run out for more cranberry sauce.” We dread emergencies like “my whole family, my...

Five Reasons to Get Your Clogged Drain Cleared

Five Reasons to Get Your Clogged Drain Cleared

No one likes having to deal with a clogged drain. Minimally, a drain clog is unsightly and annoying - at worst it's a health hazard. A sink that drains slowly or needs to be constantly plunged may be a warning sign that something more is wrong with your system. Your...

Your Fall Home Maintenance To-Do Checklist

Your Fall Home Maintenance To-Do Checklist

The leaves are falling, the days are shorter - it's officially fall! With the new season comes new “to-dos” around the house. If you haven't already gotten your seasonal home maintenance checklist put together, don't worry! We’ve written it for you! Autumn Home...

Five Things to Check During Your Home Buying Walk Through

Five Things to Check During Your Home Buying Walk Through

When buying a new home, many buyers depend upon the home inspection to turn up any issues. However, that home inspection happens after you’ve put in an offer, gotten accepted, gone through a mountain of paperwork, and have begun to dream about your new home. So, while...

How to Use a Plunger to Unclog a Drain

How to Use a Plunger to Unclog a Drain

There are many products out there that promise to unclog a drain for you - but not one is as effective in an emergency as a plunger. Not only is a plunger a simple and efficient tool, but it can also be used on any drain that’s experiencing a problem. Just remember,...

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