Even the best-maintained home in Battle Ground, WA will need a plumbing service at some point to fix any unforeseen plumbing problem. But where can you find a good one in a hurry? You could try the internet and type in ‘Plumber in Battle Ground, WA‘, but who do you select from the many results brought back? Using a trusted review website is a good idea. You can filter out a company with many five-star reviews and positive recommendations and at the top of the list will be Pilot Plumbing.
Pilot plumbing has been Battle Ground’s most trusted and dependable plumbing company for many years. We have built a hard-earned reputation for quality work at affordable prices and have a knowledgeable team on hand 24/7. Whenever you need a skilled plumber, at weekends, or holidays, we are just one phone call away.
Emergency Plumbing Services That We Offer
We offer a full range of emergency plumbing services which include:
- Clogged Drains
- Drain Cleaning
- Sewer Line Repair and Replacement
- Toilet Blockages
- Water Heater Repairs and Replacements
That plumbing emergency can happen at any time, for example, your water heater could break down on the coldest of days. You need to be certain that a qualified technician is available to visit your home when you want. We are very careful about who we hire as a plumber. Every plumber has many years of experience and is up to date with all the essential skills needed to provide a professional plumbing service. Whatever your plumbing problem let Pilot Plumbing take the stress out of the situation for you.
Is your sink taking forever for the water to drain? Is the water in your shower tray covering your feet when you have a shower? Looks like you have a clog somewhere in your pipework. If you ignore this problem eventually the clog will grow and completely block the pipework. Most people will now pour chemicals down the sink to remove the clog.
This may work for small clogs but not for more stubborn ones. Repeated use of chemicals will corrode older pipework and joints and cause leaks. Only a professional drain cleaning service will safely remove clogs without damaging your pipework.
Once the clogs are removed it is now best to prevent them from reoccurring. This can be achieved by following a few simple steps. First do not pour warm grease or food waste down the sink. As the warm grease cools it will stick to the insides of the pipe. Food and other materials will now stick to the grease and the clog is formed. Put the grease and food in the compost. Secondly, use hair traps to collect hair, toothpaste, and soap as they will stick to pipes’ insides.
Another problem with using chemicals to remove clogs is that the clog may not be located near the drain itself. The clogs could be located yards away from the drain, in which case the chemicals may never reach the blockage. When a plumber arrives to inspect your drain, they will use a video camera on the end of a flexible tube to examine the problem. Once the clog is located and the extent of the problem determined the plumber will be in a better position to offer you an informed choice to fix the problem.
Sewer Line Repair and Replacement in WA
An investigation could show that the sewer line is damaged or blocked. Without a way to exit your home to the main sewer network, any wastewater will back up into your home. If you have noticed discolored water gurgling back into your sink together with the smell of sewage this has certainly happened. A blockage in the sewer line could be caused by the same items that cause clogs in sinks or flushing too much rubbish down a toilet. This can be cleared by one of our cleaning services.
The sewer line could be damaged by the ground shifting or by tree roots and will need repair or replacement. A plumber from Pilot Plumbing will have the expertise and equipment available to fix almost any problem you may have in your sewer line.
If you flush anything other than water, human waste, toilet paper, and gentle toilet cleaners down a toilet you may be asking for trouble. You may be surprised to learn that items like wet wipes, sanitary products, and tissue paper are the major causes of blockages. They are not designed to dissolve quickly in water and will start building up and forming a blockage, if not flushed away properly.
Another mistake people make is to keep flushing the toilet to remove a blockage. All that is likely to happen is that you will cause an overflow and an unpleasant mess to clean up afterward. We strongly advise that you do not attempt this clean-up yourself, leave it to an experienced plumber from Pilot as they have the right protective clothing to protect themselves from the germs and bacteria.
Water Heater Repair and Replacement in WA
Having a regular service is the best thing you can do for your water heater. A regular service will ensure that the water heater is working safely and efficiently. The more energy-efficient your water heater is the lower your energy bills. It will also prolong the useful working life of the heater.
It is said that nothing lasts forever and the same is true of any water heater. If your heater does need replacing, it is important to select the best unit for your needs. Buying an underpowered heater will cause you endless frustration when it cannot the volume of hot water you require. Let us help you find the right-sized unit for you.
Call Pilot Plumbing for Premier Plumbing Services
We take immense pride in serving our Battle Ground, WA community. We understand that a plumbing emergency can happen at any time. We will ensure that somebody will always be available to help you all day, every day, on weekends, or holidays. If you need a highly trained plumber at affordable prices, then call us at Pilot Plumbing today!