Tag Archives: Hose Spigot

Summer Reminder – How to check your water pressure!

To all of our valued customers: Don’t get us wrong, we love all the work you’re giving us, but if you want to do something proactive to avoid unexpected & costly plumbing breakdowns – check & know what the water pressure in your home is.

Per the plumbing code (not to mention good practice) anything that’s at 80 PSI (pounds per square inch) or higher is excessive and MUST be regulated.

Excessive water pressure is analogous to high blood pressure. The devastating effects & havoc are caused over time. Irreversible damage can (and will) take its toll! High water pressure is one of the most common core problems discovered by plumbers day after day, service call after service call.

I’ll make this as easy as possible: Check the link below. It will take you to Amazon to purchase the very same tool we purchase as professionals to check your water pressure. It’s literally as easy as hooking up a garden hose!

Click here to check-out the “Rain Bird P2A – Pressure Gauge.”

Spring Has Sprung!

“Spring has sprung” after an unusually long & cold winter here in the Portland Metro area. This made the last few months an extremely busy yet fun and exciting time for the crew here at Sutherland Plumbing!

Here’s a few of our favorite moments from this winter:

 An unusually cold winter winds to an end in Portland…

Even in the Snow – Sutherland Plumbing is Always Stocked-Up for our Customers!

Sutherland Plumbing Heavy Duty Water-Proof Shoeboot Covers to Protect your Floors!

Snow Day!

Sun, rain, snow we go!

Nothing stops this guy!! Rain, cold, sleet or snow…Sean Anderson always rises to the occasion!

Hot & Cold Frost-Proof Hose Spigot – Installed by Sean Anderson!