Posts by Craig Kessler

Water Heater Insulation

Posted by on Apr 6, 2015 in Gas Water Heater Repair Portland, Home Winterization, Water Heater Repair Portland Oregon | 0 comments

Most property owners enjoy discovering new tactics to help cut down heating costs in the cold months we realize at Water Heater Repair Portland. And, considering ones water heater works a lot more in the wintertime doing just that, we have gathered some strategies to pass along today on ways to save on energy costs. Here is a simple method to test ones water heater’s need for insulation: put ones hand near or on the exterior of the water heater’s storage tank. It is feels warm, insulating the tank is suggested. This loss of heat in the winter season will add up. After that, in...

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Portland Plumbing Repair

Posted by on Feb 17, 2015 in Drain Cleaning Portland, Plumbing Repair Portland | 0 comments

Carrying out plumbing upkeep is one method to conserve on your water costs. As a fact, it can assist you prevent significant residence problems which can be rather expensive in the long term. From routine drain cleaning to changing the water heater, there are various methods to be sure that your plumbing system is in great working condition. In case the issue is past your skills, you can always give Water Heater Repair Portland Oregon a call. Appropriate Plumbing Care and Maintenance To be able to save water, you need to make sure that the plumbing system is constantly in great working...

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Avoid a Portland Water Heater Explosion

Posted by on Dec 14, 2013 in Water Heater Repair Portland Oregon | 0 comments

No, it does not happen that typically, fortunately, but a water heater has the potential to explode and cause major damages to a Portland house and individuals. It is easy to have the mindset that it is something that occurs to other people, but without correct care of ones water heater, it can possibly take place to you. Water Heater Repair Portland Oregon does not want to sound like an alarmist, however wished to share some different videos we assembled from around the Internet to show this point. The first one is news video from a Phoenix homeowner whose electric water heater exploded...

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Polybutylene Pipe Debate

Posted by on Dec 6, 2013 in Plumbing Repair Portland, Water Heater Repair Portland Oregon | 0 comments

There are several various kinds of pipes that are used in your house.  Some piping that is used in houses are plastic, copper, galvanized, Polybutylene, cpvc, PVC, polyethylene, etc. Water Heater Repair Portland is going to take a look at one particular pipe and a few of the issues with this pipe following. That pipe is Polybutylene piping, much better referred to as “POLY” pipe. If you’re asking yourself, “What is Polybutylene?” you possibly fretted that your home or company was constructed with them. If your building was constructed in between the late...

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Portland Thanksgiving Plumbing Care Tips

Posted by on Nov 21, 2013 in Drain Cleaning Portland, Plumbing Repair Portland, Water Heater Repair Portland Oregon | 0 comments

While many people are out shopping the Friday morning after Thanksgiving, Water Heater Repair Portland Oregon is active assisting lots of individuals with clogged drains and toilets. It is usually garbage disposals that the majority of individuals have the hardest time with throughout the holiday season with all the extra food preparation that gets done so the disposal works overtime. Things to be watchful of NOT grinding up in the disposal are turkey bones, chicken skin, potato peels, celery (anything stringy) and fruit. Also, ensure you have the water running before you turn the disposal...

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