1. 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

  2. Cover photo for blog and video "Why You Shouldn't Flush Those Feminine Products"

    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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. Cover photo for blog and video "What Not to Throw Down Your Disposal"

    Don’t Put These Foods Down Your Disposal!

    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” down your disposal (seriously, the fact that they had to put “une…Read More

  7. Cover photo: A broken wall, exposing pipes and ductwork behind it

    Emergency Plumbing Leak – What to Do

    4 Moves for an "Oh Sh*t" Moment Shut Off the Water at the Fixture Depending on where the leak is coming from in your home, it may be possible to shut off the plumbing emergency directly at its source. For example, if you have a flooded toilet or leaky faucet, your home’s plumbing fixtures should h…Read More

  8. Cover photo: A shiny brass faucet and handles

    Don’t Let Bad Plumbing Ruin Your Holidays

    I don’t know about you personally, but for me, having family over for the holidays is extremely stressful — during those times, I always feel pressure to make sure everything is perfect. Everything has to be clean, the nice towels have to be out and rolled up just right, the carpets have to be s…Read More

  9. Robins Plumbing logo with phrase "Finally! A Plumber You Can Trust 24 Hours A Day" for blog "What Makes a Great Plumber?"

    A Fun Update On Our Building Progress

    It is now official: we have been in our new Robins Plumbing building for a year! It’s crazy how fast the time has gone. After 14 years of working from my home office, last year we made the leap and purchased a commercial building. Much like buying a home, it was stressful. We looked at building a…Read More

  10. Robins Plumbing logo with phrase "Finally! A Plumber You Can Trust 24 Hours A Day" for blog "What Makes a Great Plumber?"

    The Heart Behind Robins Plumbing

    Robins Plumbing, Inc, The Female-Led Phoenix Plumbing Company Get to know the heart behind Robins Plumbing Stephanie doesn’t like to make a big deal about being a female business owner in the plumbing profession. She doesn’t believe that being a female should set her apart, but she does believe …Read More