The first thing that pops into many homeowner’s heads when they find a clogged drain in their home is, “I’ll go get some Drano” – or something similar. After using these chemicals you may see a difference, however, it’s simply just a bandaid and will only work for an extended period of time. There are […]
There’s nothing worse than clogged sinks, bathtubs, and garbage disposals. The main causes of clogged drains are buildup from blockages like hair, food, grease, and even sand, leading to damaged drain pipes and a frustration headache for you. Fortunately, Pilot Plumbing & Drain has the expertise and skilled team to unclog your worries.
Do you live in Battle Ground, WA and are dealing with plumbing issues? The combination of cold, wet weather and seismic activity in Washington makes for a situation that wears down most plumbing faster than usual rates. If you think you have a clogged drain, sewer clogs, or any type of plumbing issue that is […]
Garbage disposals can suffer from a myriad of problems, leaving homeowners to guess whether they need a new unit or simple repair. Because clogged pipes, disposal jams, or even burned out motors can be difficult to diagnose, it’s best to let a professional like Pilot Plumbing & Drain handle the problem. If you’re not sure […]
Plumbing emergencies can be a nightmare and it always seems to happen at the most inconvenient time. However, many people panic and seek emergency help for issues that may not exactly be a plumbing emergency. To avoid that from happening, we’re here to let you know what is considered a plumbing emergency.
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 […]
Having our drain cleaning service do a thorough checkout and cleanout of your home’s drains once each year can help you avoid clogs, backups, and even costly and messy drain pipe leaks inside your home’s walls. It’s an important service, but is there a best time to schedule it? At Pilot Plumbing & Drain in […]
With time, you might notice that your drains start clogging up. This could be due to the fact that you’re not mindful about what you toss down the garbage disposal. Many homeowners make the mistake of thinking that it can handle everything that comes its way; however, the truth of the matter is that lots […]
Drains are essential to your plumbing system; they remove all the water that was used and the waste too. Sometimes things can end up in your drain that will impair the flow of water which will cause problems for your household. Since there are different things that block your drain, there are also different methods […]
Even some products that say right on the label “flushable” can get stuck in your pipes on the way down. At Pilot Plumbing in Portland, OR, our emergency plumbers have a long list of items that can fit down the toilet or sink drain, but when it comes to the ride through the twists and […]