1. Five Signs It’s Time to Replace Your Tank Style Water Heater

    I am a firm believer that, after learning my lesson in life again and again, it is better to be proactive rather than reactive-- and my plumbing is no exception. Overcoming an emergency plumbing issue is a lot more challenging than planning for an inevitable event. Think of it like this-- knowing th…Read More

  2. Hybrid Water Heaters

    Hybrid Water Heater aka Heat Pump Water Heater  If you have an electric water heater, then I have some great news for you- there's hope for your electric bill! Did you know that a standard tank style water heater uses more energy than a refrigerator, dishwasher, washing machine and dryer combined? …Read More

  3. 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

  4. Water Heater Maintenance

        Water Heater Annual Maintenance   If you have a standard tank style water heater, also known as a storage tank water heater, then annual maintenance should be a part of your yearly routine to get the most out of your water heater. Whether your water heater is electric or gas, it n…Read More

  5. A tankless water heater control panel - Robins Plumbing, Inc.

    4 Myths About Electric Tankless Water Heaters

    If you’re considering a tankless water heater for your home or business, consider these four plumbing myths about tankless water heaters before you invest into an upgrade. Presented by Robins Plumbing! Myth Number 1 – Electric Tankless Water Heaters Provide Instant Hot Water Myth busted! Tankles…Read More

  6. Knob controls on the bottom of a hot water heater

    Common Causes Of A Noisy Water Heater

    If you’re wondering why your water heater is noisy, you’re not alone.  If it has always been noisy from day one, you probably don’t have much to worry about, but if noises are new to your water heater it could indicate a problem that needs to be remedied. There are several causes of a noisy w…Read More

  7. Closeup of a control knob for a hot water heater

    Hybrid Water Heaters For Vacation Rentals

    If you own a vacation rental property, you should consider investing in a hybrid water heater.  Hybrid water heaters save money on electricity, putting more money in your pocket every month. As an investor the goal is to create as much profit as possible with your investment.  Vacation rentals and…Read More

  8. Electric Tankless Water Heaters: What you need to know.

    For over 20 years clients like you have been asking Robins Plumbing if they should convert their electric tank-style water heater to a tankless version and I have been telling them no!  I recommended that clients not convert to a tankless water heater unless they have a gas water heater.  Electric…Read More

  9. A solar hot water heater panel on top of a roof

    Solar Water Heaters in Phoenix

    Solar water heaters make sense in Phoenix with all of the sun, right? Many of us are trying to think green.  We are mindful of recycling, we are mindful of turning the lights off when we are not using them, and we try to turn the faucet off while we are brushing our teeth.  We get the concept of b…Read More

  10. All About Gas Tankless Water Heaters

    Education is one of the 12 values of Robins Plumbing. We believe the more educated we are, the more we can educate our clients. We are always learning and growing as the plumbing profession evolves. What was considered normal by plumbing companies 10 years ago is considered archaic by today’s stan…Read More