Refurbished stove

Refurbished Stove

February 22nd, 2011 in Blog by Hawthorne Plumbing0 Comments

A beautiful piece of functional art

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Benson bubbler Portland, Oregon

Replacing Fixtures

February 22nd, 2011 in Blog by Hawthorne Plumbing0 Comments

In the Portland metro area there are several showrooms that offer a variety of main stream and boutique fixtures. Fixtures generally fall into three categories: the Cheap, the Reliable, and the High End.

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beef bourguignon le creuset knock off plumber cook

Beyond plumbing…

November 16th, 2010 in About Joel by Hawthorne Plumbing0 Comments

Joel makes boeuf bourguignon with special thanks to Ms. Julia Child.

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SE Portland Hitched Horse

How To Hire a Contractor

September 1st, 2010 in Blog by Hawthorne Plumbing0 Comments

Here are the four most important things to look at when you are going to hire a plumbing contractor…

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Rough-In Plumbing Codes

August 28th, 2010 in Blog by Hawthorne Plumbing0 Comments

City of Portland Senior Plumbing Inspector, McKenzie W James, goes through a house and reviews rough-in plumbing code.

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The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler

“It’s Not A Fragrant World” – Raymond Chandler

August 26th, 2010 in About Joel by Hawthorne Plumbing0 Comments

Double Indemnity, The Big Sleep, and Maltese Falcon

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An Xuyen Bakery

An Xuyen Bakery

August 23rd, 2010 in Blog by Hawthorne Plumbing0 Comments

The banh mi sandwiches are delicious.

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clogged water pipe

Cause of Clogs

August 20th, 2010 in Blog by Hawthorne Plumbing0 Comments

The culprits…

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Bathroom Remodel - Sink

DIY Tips – Fixtures

August 17th, 2010 in Blog by Hawthorne Plumbing0 Comments

You don’t have to be a plumber to install a faucet or a toilet, but certain risks are involved. Here are some tips to consider before you start the job.

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