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

    Common Causes 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 combs and…Read More

  2. Cover photo for blog and video "Why You Shouldn't Use Chemical Drain Cleaners"

    Chemical Drain Cleaners

    The Truth No One Told You Before you pour that chemical drain cleaner down your sink, tub, or shower, you’ll want to read this-- chemical drain cleaners aren’t for everyone. In fact, they are probably not for you if you live in the Phoenix area and your house is more than 30 years old. Chemical …Read More

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    Common Causes of a Clogged Drain

    Most of us have been in this scenario before: you step into the shower in the morning, looking forward to that first act of cleanliness in the day. Before you know it, you look down to see that you’re standing ankle-deep in dirty water. It’s a clogged drain! What could have done it? Fortunately,…Read More

  4. Closeup of a kitchen drain

    Plumbing Myths | Part 1

    5 Plumbing Myths | Fact or Fiction Toilets Swirl in Opposite Direction South of the Equator This is a popular myth, and though I don’t know where it started, I’ve heard it a million times (well, maybe not quite a million). Someone told me that it got its popularity from a Simpsons episode. The m…Read More

  5. Cover photo for blog "All You Need to Know About Drain Jetting"

    Drain Jetting: What You Should Know

    Blocked drains and sewer systems can be a hassle for homeowners and business owners across Arizona. While you can try your hand at using a drain rod or plunger to remedy the issue, some blockages require a little more force to get the job done. This is where drain jetting comes in. As one of the mos…Read More

  6. Cover photo for blog "The Most Common Causes of a Clogged Drain"

    Most Common Causes of a Clogged Drain

    As a Phoenix homeowner, you’ve probably dealt with your fair share of plumbing issues. From frozen pipes in the winter to running toilets and water heater leaks, there are many things that can go awry within your plumbing system. One of the most frustrating plumbing issues people face is clogged d…Read More

  7. Tis’ the Season… For Stoppages in Phoenix

    Drain Stoppages Are More Common During the Winter in Phoenix The team of Robins Plumbing clears thousands of stoppages a year, but did you know that stoppage are more prevalent during the winter months? Drain stoppages may seem like a normal occurrence, most of us have experienced a drain clog in ou…Read More

  8. A curved pipe with a chunk of grease pulled from it

    Grease Clogged Pipes

    Do you know what that is? That my friends is a grease stoppage in a p-trap. Friends don’t let friends put grease down their drain line. Almost daily we clear a grease stoppage for clients and I am here to educate you that grease and plumbing don’t mix. Grease will always win. There seems to be …Read More

  9. Person lifting a plug out of a sink drain with water running for blog "Dropped Something Down the Drain"

    Dropped Something Down the Drain

    Down the Drain? What do you do when you or someone in your home has dropped something down the drain? You name it, it has gone down a drain, and we’ve been called to go and retrieve it or push it through.  What it what went down the drain is important to you?  We’ve been called countless times…Read More