1. DIY Plumbing Checkup

    DIY Plumbing Checkup  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 versus being surprised with huge repairs and emergency expenses is always the route I will gladly take. During my …Read More

  2. Adjusting the Temperature on Your Electric Water Heater

      An Easy DIY Task 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 conveniently laying around. Thankfu…Read More

  3. 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. 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

  5. 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 and bath…Read More

  6. 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

  7. Cloesup of a chrome sink faucet leaking water

    4 Tips If You Have Low Pressure At Your Faucet

    You wake up in the morning, ready to start the day, when you turn on the faucet in your bathroom sink only to discover the water pressure has lowered! What do you do? Should you call an expert to take a look, or do you try to fix it yourself? With this type of plumbing problem, oftentimes you can qu…Read More

  8. A collection of copper pipe pieces

    Plumbing Myths Busted Part 3

    5 More Plumbing Myths Busted Robins Plumbing, Inc. is going to blast some popular plumbing myths today.  There are a lot of plumbing myths, today we’re going to bust 5 of them in part one of our plumbing myths mini-series.  Do you have a plumbing myth?  Let us know! 1- Eggshells are a good way …Read More

  9. Low water pressure problems?

    Are you experiencing low water pressure in your home? 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. Are…Read More

  10. avoiding a flood in phoenix during vacation

    How To Avoid A Flood

    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 sur…Read More