1. Plumbing Tips for a Stress-Free Vacation

        Avoid a flood and travel with peace of mind using these simple tips to prep your home for your next vacation.     We all worry about our homes when we are away: is it safe, did anyone break-in, did I leave the stove on, is the shower leaking? Vacationing is supposed to be stress…Read More

  2. Plumbing Tips for the Hot Phoenix Summer

    The summertime in Phoenix is no joke, and although most of us locals are acclimated and know what to expect, The Valley is quickly growing with new desert dwellers who might find themselves in for a bit of a surprise. Whether you’re ready for it or not, the heat won’t hold back on doing its best…Read More

  3. How to Unjam Your Disposal

    We get calls requesting service for jammed disposals all of the time-- if your disposal is humming or stuck, you're not alone. This is a surprisingly common occurrence in the Phoenix area, and our goal with this video and blog is to help you unjam your disposal on your own to save on a service call …Read More

  4. A Common Cause of Most Stoppages

    Hair Stoppages    Common in-home stoppages are all too often the results of our hair building up, especially when household members have luscious, long locks. Shower and tub stoppages occur when hair clogs the drain and disrupts the needed flow. We’ve all seen how much hair builds up on our …Read More

  5. Tips on How to Buy a Toilet

    Toilet Purchasing Tips From Your Friends at Robins Plumbing   As you can imagine, over the last 22 years we have inspected, installed, and repaired thousands of toilets. That being said, I may have a thing or two to say on the subject. Toilets, when considering their anticipated lifespan, are a…Read More

  6. How to Buy a Shower Valve

    What You Need to Know When Buying A Shower Valve  Is it time to update your old bathroom? Then it’s certain that your plumbing fixtures are something to take into consideration. A common request from clients is to update their bathrooms with brand new fixtures, but oftentimes they have already pu…Read More

  7. Signs of the Time to Replace Your Toilet

    When Do You Know The Right Time to Replace Your Toilet?    While we don’t have a crystal ball that allows us to predict the future, we do have a lot of experience in recognizing the signs that it is time to replace your old toilet. Toilets have an average lifespan of 20-25 years here in Phoenix…Read More

  8. How to Extend the Life of your Water Heater

    How to Extend the Life of Your Tank Style Water Heater   Whether your water heater is electric or gas, proper maintenance and care can make a huge impact on how long it will last. An electric heater has an average lifespan of 6-8 years in the Phoenix area, and a gas water heater isn’t much better…Read More

  9. Feminine Products Should NOT Be Flushed, Here’s Why

    Ladies, ladies, ladies… I know this can potentially be a sensitive subject. Hear me out, woman to woman, because I have great advice for you on how to properly manage our feminie hygiene products. Just because a label reads that it’s “flushable” doesn't always mean that’s the case. This is…Read More