Family-Owned and Operated
previously known as the Affordable Connection,
brief description about Greg
grew up in Michigan, moved to Jackson Hole and met his wife Cathy, together they moved to Portland
started in drain cleaning in the late 80's - portland?
1993 opened up the affordable connection
Konnor bidding crawlspaces
What sets us apart from our competitors is our approach to solving our clients' problems in the most long-term, practical, and cost effective way. There is no "one size fits all" solution for preventing water from causing an issue with a structure or area. Every property is different, whether that is based on soil type, topography, architecture, the materials used during the construction, or the building codes during the time of the original construction, etc. We provide custom drainage systems and solutions for every individual scenario, always starting with the first step of managing water at the source and trying to stop it from reaching the problem area to begin with. There are times where water intrusion is relatively minor, where management on the interior the structure (crawlspace/basement) is more cost-effective and most practical; although we believe this is the exception, not the rule.
Over the last 25+ years of being in business, we have found that a vast majority of drainage issues start with rain water not being managed properly. Whether that means the gutters and downspouts are overflowing or leaking, the rain drain system (underground pipe that the gutters and downspouts drain into) is clogged or broken, or surrounding ground levels are sloping toward a structure.