1. Cover photo for blog and video "DIY Plumbing Checkup"

    Do It Yourself Plumbing Inspection

    DIY Plumbing Checkup Tips If you’ve been following us for any time at all, then you’ll know that I am adamant about being proactive rather than reactive. Planning a maintenance checkup (tank and tankless styles) versus being surprised with huge repairs and emergency expenses is always the route …Read More

  2. Cover photo for blog and video "Adjusting Electric Water Heater Temperature"

    Adjusting the Temperature on Your Electric Water Heater

    Electric Water Heater Temp Adjustment: An Easy DIY Changing the temperature on your electric water heater isn’t a task that requires a high level of technical savvy or specialty tools. This is an easy at-home fix that only takes a few minutes and you probably already have the tools needed convenie…Read More

  3. Cover photo for blog and video "How to Unjam Your Garbage Disposal"

    How to Unjam Your Garbage 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. Cover photo for blog and video "How to Extend the Life of Your Water Heater"

    How to Extend the Life of Your Water Heater

    Help Your Tank Style Water Heater Live Longer 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 averaging 8…Read More

  5. Cover photo for blog and video "How to Fix Low Pressure at Your Faucets"

    Fix Low Pressure at Your Faucets

    Just because a faucet in your home has low water pressure 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! Find yourself in need of some help? We've got Faucet Repair and Replacement options for you! Adjust Your…Read More

  6. Cover photo for blog and video "How to Clear Up That Smell at the Kitchen Sink"

    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 do I clear up the smell at the kitchen sink?". You know the smell I'm talking about-- kinda funky! The culprit is usually the garbage disposal; but why, and how, do you clean it? Your…Read More

  7. A collection of copper pipe pieces as a cover photo for blog "Plumbing Myths Busted Part 3"

    Plumbing Myths | Part 3

    5 More Plumbing Myths Busted Robins Plumbing, Inc. is here with the finale of our mini-series dedicated to debunking popular plumbing myths! Eggshells Are a Good Way to Clean Your Disposal I’ve heard this one a million times, okay not a million but it seems like it, especially when we are at a hom…Read More

  8. Cover photo for blog "Low Water Pressure Problems"

    Low Water Pressure Problems?

    If you’re experiencing low water pressure in your home, it may not be necessary to call Robins Plumbing to diagnose it. Let’s go over some of the main reasons for low water pressure and see if we can help you fix this issue on your own! Low Water Pressure in Your Whole Home, or at One Faucet? If…Read More

  9. avoiding a flood in phoenix during vacation

    How to Avoid a Flood During Vacation

    "School’s out for Summer!" Did you sing that in your head the way I just did? HA HA HA. Seriously though. Summer vacation is here for many families and that means vacations to cooler parts of the country. While clients are headed to beaches to enjoy the surf and escape our record breaking heat thi…Read More

  10. Plastic drain pipe with gunk in it for blog "Stoppages Aren’t Normal"

    Stoppages Aren’t Normal

    Do You Have Chronic Stoppages? Drain stoppages, though common, are not a normal occurrence.  Just like a health professional will tell you that headaches, though common, are not a normal occurrence.  If you have stoppages on a frequent basis (more than once a year) it is usually a sign that there …Read More