Emergencies

Black Cat Plumbing does not offer 24 hour emergency service, but here are a few tips and phone numbers that may help you get through to the next business day.

Portland Water Bureau 24hour Emergency Hotline (503) 823-4874

For a fixture clog or mainline stoppage. (Be sure to mention Black Cat to ensure the best response)

Drain Away Rooter (503) 650-8200
or
Grumpy's Drain (503) 422-9476

If you have a leaking or burst water heater please see video on how to shutdown the heater.

If you have a leaking or burst pipe inside the house please see video on how to shutdown
the house.

If you have a leaking or burst pipe between the street and the house please see video on
how to shutdown the meter.

*Please note that anytime you shutdown water to the house you will need to turn off power to the water heater if it is electric. Gas water heaters should be turned to the off position located on the gas valve.

Google.com and Youtube.com are also great resources if what you need is not covered here.

Please leave a message on our voicemail anytime and we will get back to you the very next business day.

Black Cat Plumbing (503) 788-0300