1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 4 Tips to Fix Low Pressure at Your Faucets

      Just because a faucet in your home has low water pressure it doesn’t mean you'll have to call a plumber to fix it. There are a couple of things that you can check to resolve the issue on your own!    Angle Stops are in the "On" Position  A common cause of reduced pressure for kitchen…Read More

  8. How To Get Rid of a Smelly Kitchen Sink

    After more than 22 years of plumbing in Phoenix, one of the most common questions I get asked by other moms is how to clear up the smell at the kitchen sink. You know the smell I'm talking about-- kind of funky. The culprit is usually the garbage disposal; but why, and how, do you clean it? Your dis…Read More

  9. What Not to Throw Down Your Garbage Disposal

    What Not to Put Down Your Disposal – According to a Licensed Plumber I want to start off by clearly stating-- this list may not match what the manufacturer of your disposal says is safe to put down your disposal. For example, Insinkerator brand disposals state that you can put “uneaten fast food…Read More