The debate over tank storage water heaters (also known as storage tank water heaters) and tankless water heaters rages on. Homeowners looking to heat water in their homes are always looking for the best bang for their buck, and these two are the best options on the market. Both types of water heaters provide hot […]
The plumbing network in your home is a little like the veins and arteries in our bodies. Instead of transporting blood around our bodies, the homes’ pipes carry water and waste products. We take both for granted until something goes wrong. Just like we need a doctor when things go wrong with our bodies, for […]
Though it may seem a minor issue, it can turn into a major problem if not handled promptly by a water heater repair technician.
All things in the world have a shelf life, and when that shelf life is reached, it is time to replace those items. The plumbing system in your home is no different. Homeowners often remodel their bathrooms to keep up with modern trends, but they often neglect the plumbing that is out of sight. These […]
If you need help deciding whether or not you should hire a plumber to upgrade your home, Pilot Plumbing and Drain has you covered.
There are some issues that can be repaired; however, there are other issues that cannot and would require a water heater replacement. It is essential that you can recognize that a replacement is necessary. The longer you wait, the more problems can arise.
The plumbing situation in the United States is not looking good! 75 percent of sewer systems in the United States are not functioning to their full capacity due to blockages and grease buildup. Consequently, billions of dollars are used every year to ensure sewage lines keep operating. Likewise, every year the City of Portland spends […]
Plumbing pipes are the main water supply channels that ensure all the faucets in a household have water. The drainage system also requires a piping system that moves all the wastewater and sewage from the house to the sewer lines or septic tanks. Making the correct choice of plumbing pipes can be confusing for most […]
You need clean water to stay healthy. Clean water is necessary for drinking, showering, cooking, and cleaning. Before water reaches your water main, it is filtered at the water supply facility; however, there is no guarantee that all contaminants have been filtered. In addition, chemicals are added to prevent germs from contaminating the water, such […]
The importance of your home’s water heater cannot be overstated. You probably do not think about it, but it is the reason you can confidently go for a shower at any time of the day or night, knowing that you will find hot water. However, like any other appliance, your water heater can break down, […]