Blog Posts in 2015

Plumbing Factors to Consider When Buying a New Portland Home

Moving to a new home in Portland is an exciting opportunity to get a fresh start in an environment suited to your needs and preferences. While you may already know the importance of scheduling a home ...
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Avoiding and Handling Water Heater Emergencies

Water heaters provide hot water for a number of daily activities, including bathing, cleaning, and cooking. An interruption in your home’s hot water supply can range from an inconvenience to a ...
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Kerry Frederickson Featured in Local Business Journal

Last week we were honored to see Kerry’s article on the skilled labor shortage picked up by our local business journal. As an employer who relies on skilled tradesmen and women, Kerry is ...
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Maintaining Your Plumbing: The Key to Avoiding Emergencies

Plumbing emergencies are well known for causing stress and water damage that may take hours or even days to address. However, the vast majority of plumbing emergencies are avoidable if action is taken ...
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Signs You Need Sewer Line Repair or Replacement

Your home relies on a single sewer line to carry wastewater away from the appliances and fixtures you use every day. Thus, your sewer line plays a valuable role in the function of your overall ...
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Calling All Veterans and their Supporters: We Want YOU!

“Amp Things Up!” with us at our final American Red Cross Blood Drive for the year, held in honor of the Wounded Warrior Project. On the fourteenth anniversary of the September 11 th ...
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When Plumbing Emergencies Can't Wait

Most of the home plumbing problems you’re likely to encounter can be addressed during normal business hours. However, some plumbing emergencies can’t wait, requiring immediate attention to ...
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Fall and Winter Plumbing Tips

As fall and winter approach, it’s important to take steps to protect your plumbing from the risks associated with these seasons. Understanding how the changing seasons affects your plumbing and ...
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Jack Howk℠/Rescue Rooter® Hosts Recruitment Grill Out

Jack Howk℠/Rescue Rooter® invites all skilled licensed plumbers, service technicians, sales representatives and drain cleaner technicians to join them for lunch and a meet-and-greet recruiting ...
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Exceptional Work with Exceptional Compadres

It’s been a very busy summer for us here at Jack Howk℠/Rescue Rooter® ! From coordinating a food drive for the Sunshine Division to planning an American Red Cross blood drive right in our ...
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Help Us Feed Hungry Kids This Summer

Drop off canned food throughout town or we’ll pick up! Did you know summer is the hardest time of year for hungry kids? It makes sense considering schools provide lunch and breakfast for free or ...
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Saving Drains, Pipes and Lives

Jack Howk® Plumbing / Rescue Rooter® Saves Approximately 315 Lives and Counting! Last September when we were dreaming up ideas for how our Portland office of plumbers and drain technicians ...
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