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How to Prepare Your Water Heater for Winter

Between freezing weather and holiday festivities, the winter months can take a serious toll on your water heater. To ensure you have plenty of hot water all throughout the cold
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Brown Friday: Why Plumbers Are So Busy After Thanksgiving

Everyone looks forward to Black Friday shopping deals. But plumbers have an entirely different experience on the Friday after Thanksgiving! Our experienced D and F Plumbing team knows better than
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Fall Plumbing Tips

Vibrant colored leaves, pumpkin spiced everything, and oddly early Christmas decorations in stores. Yep, it’s fall alright- and while we can’t wait to down our apple cider and dig in
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Go Energy Efficient and Get a Huge Tax Credit

Just a few weeks ago, the Inflation Reduction Act was passed and it will have a big impact on your wallet as a homeowner. While it’s yet to be seen
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Preparing Your Plumbing for the Rain

April showers bring May flowers, and… plumbing issues? With the rainy season right around the corner, it is essential to prioritize the comfort of your home, and nobody wants to
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Plants That Can Ruin Your Plumbing

Just when you thought you had seen the end of your plumbing problems, plant life adds a whole new obstacle to your maintenance regimen. When shooting for aesthetics, many homeowners
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Summer Plumbing Tips

With the soaring temperatures, a reliable water source is crucial during the hot summer months. We need it to water the lawn and the flowers, wash vehicles, and fill pools.
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How Inflation is Impacting Plumbing Projects

If you’ve ever listened to your grandparents reminisce about how low prices used to be when they were younger, then you’re probably familiar with the concept of inflation. While it
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Your springtime plumbing checklist in Portland OR & Vancouver WA - D & F Plumbing

Your Spring Plumbing Checklist

Spring has sprung, but hopefully a leak hasn’t! With the warmer weather rolling in, it’s time to tackle that to-do list that’s been piling up all winter – and that
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