Richmond Plumbers

in Richmond, KY

123
Plumbers are
in Richmond

73
Plumbers in Richmond
are top rated

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Marc D.
"Went very well. We always use
. They are always prompt, quick, and do the job right. They are friendly and describe what needs to be done before doing it. And" they clean up nice as well. For the work they do, I believe they charge fair rates. Once they leave, I rest assured. We have had
come out several times over the years, but never for the same problem twice.
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David P.
"technician spent approx. 40 minutes on site. 15 minutes doing his job, 25 min. looking at his I-phone or in his truck. The checklist of maint. procedures on the receipt that I signed" had things checked off that he did not perform. I called office and told them and they said that they would schedule another tune up if I liked. Got a call from the dispatcher at approx. 5:30 the day of the second scheduled appt. saying that the tech. was running late due to an emergency and would be late (scheduled appt. time was after noon). Another scheduled appt. was for a week from that day in the AM ! This tech was great. As originally suspected this tech performed many more req"d tasks and was surprised when I told him that the original tech didn't perform half the tasks he did!
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Rated by
David M.
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and his crew are always fun to have working on my yard. They work hard and clean up after themselves.
brings good listensing skills and" great ideas to the table which make him an unusal contractor. This is the third of five projects he is doing for me. Next spring he will complete the front yard and then in two years he will be putting in a soaking tub and deck for me. His work has always been superb and reliable. I would recommend him to anyone who needs work done.

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Angie's Answers

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From the sounds of it, you have a clog between the floor drain and the connection to the city sewer (unless you have a septic tank).  The lower flow rates of sinks / showers / dishwashers probable don't cause a backup like the washing machine does.  A couple of suggestions.

1.  Snake the drain line with a spade tip snake, twisting the snake as you advance it.  This should clear the partial blockage.

 2.  If feasable, have your washing machine discharge into a utility sink and put a strainer on the drain to catch the clothing fibre (fibres and grease from the sink probably made the clog in the first place not to mention a garbage disposal).

3.  Replace your floor drain with one that has a backflow preventer (looks like there is a ping pong ball in it).

 Good Luck

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It is not uncommon for a plumber to have to go get the parts necessary to repair and complete the job.  It is very hard to determine what the problem is over the phone and it is not until the repair process begins that the parts needed to resolve the problem is discovered.  It may also depend on if the plumber is using hourly rates or per job rates.  I would hope the time to get the parts would be minimal and the charge would be as well!
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FYI: CPVC and PEX are two different materials and installed differently.  PEX is not intended to be glued but instead has special crimp fittings.  PEX is a brand name of one product that is manufactured slightly differently by others as well so it is important that the same brand fittings are used to match the pipe material.

Mobile homes used CPVC for years and some still do.  It works fine but is not as strong as a properly soldered copper pipe system.  Is the contractor installing this new plumbing a licensed plumber?  I'd be surprised if he is since he's using CPVC and not PEX (or similar) or copper.  PEX pipe is even cheaper than CPVC when run by a knowledgable plumber.  It doesn't require nearly as many joints since it comes in rolls and can flex through spaces easily.

There are some groups raising a fuss about BPA and other chemicals found in plastics that don't like the use of CPVC, PVC, or PEX pipe.  I haven't seen the results of any lab tests to confirm or dispute their concerns.  As far as durability goes it's fairly safe as long as it's properly installed and secured.  It is not as susceptible to hard water damage as copper.  It absolutely must be insulated along it's entire length to protect it from contact to other materials as well as freezing.  Also, the fixtures in the house need to be grounded electrically since the pipe itself provides no electrical protection against accidental shock or electrocution.  In a copper plumbed house the system is grounded so static electricity, a short in a wire near a water line, or lightning strike will carry the current out through the pipe instead of through the water to you, ideally.

If it's installed correctly you should be fine but make sure the contractor knows what he is doing and follows the proper procedures to use CPVC pipe.

Todd Shell
Todd's Home Services
www.thomeservices.com
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It is usually cheaper to remove part of the ceiling below and patch it after the leak has been repaired.  Remember that water can travel before settling in one area, causing the spot you've seen.  Just because it is below the toilet does not mean that the toilet is the problem.  The cheapest option is to pull the toilet and check the floor around the wax ring to see if it has been leaking.  A new wax ring only costs a few dollars.  When was the last time you caulked the shower in that bathroom?  The water can leak around the corners or at the door (if you have one) and travel along the floor joists until it pools in a lower spot on the ceiling below, then seep through.  It could also be a seal at the drain of the tub or shower. 

I get a few calls a year for this sort of thing.  It's usually something simple but can be a nightmare to diagnose, especially if the problem is intermittent.  Start with the simple possibilities and use deductive reasoning to narrow the possibilities.  Before you do a lot of damage it may pay off to hire a reputable contractor to help you make sure you've exhausted all of the imple and more obvious possibilities.

Todd Shell
Todd's Home Services

Plumbing reviews in Richmond

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The plumber was prompt and did what he was supposed to do. He also gave me a quote for work he thought we may need in the future. Our water heater is over twenty years old and will need to be replaced very soon. I feel very satisfied with this experience.
- Donna M.
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Made an appointment, technician came to my house on time, he kept a stop watch in his hand and repeatedly asked us for money for the consultation, very unprofessional. When making the appointment over the phone, we were never informed that there would be a charge for having someone come to the house to give an assessment and price to install an overhead sewer. After about 35 minutes we finished up talking with the technician to get him to leave because we felt uncomfortable with the way he kept asking us for money, very strange and unprofessional.
- Joyce S.
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Everything was done when they said it would be done and for the price they quoted. I am really impressed with the knowledge. I thought it would be a nightmare and have a lot of problems. It was great. These guys know what they are doing. No problems at all. The system works great.
- Stephen M.
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The gentleman that came out was prompt, and professional. I showed him the broken flange, and after examining it, he said the pipe was at an angle so one side of the flange was higher than the other, and this
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to the cracking. We went down to the basement, where he was able to find the pipe in question, and sure enough, it was (visible to the naked eye) not straight. He recommended replacing the pipe before the elbow so that he could ensure it was straight, rather than trying to fix an angled pipe under the floor of the bathroom. That solution seemed to make sense to me. He was done in about an hour and a half to two hours.
I would have no reservations using
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for my future plumbing needs.
- Timothy K.
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It was a Big Deal purchase. They did a very good job. I was pleased with their service. There was no extra charge. There was only one individual. He was honest and truthful regarding our A/C unit. He recommended some services but was honest in stating that it would not probably change our cost and it probably would not be a good return on investment although that would be the next step that would be required and he suggested that we maintain what we have because this is more cost-effective to us at this time. We were very appreciative that he relayed to us what was actual and what was required as a suggestion. He was just very, very pleasant and personable. I would absolutely use them again.
- Christine D.
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Made an appt on friday, they were out at the house on monday. They inspected the gas line and helped me out with 2 other minor issues I had related to the piping with mo extra charge. great service. but waiting for the city of gretna inspector, thats a different story.
- Lori G.
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He was on time and did most of the fixes on the list. One of the faucets turned into a more challenging fix, and
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worked his way through it with extra parts from Home Depot. Overall, I was pleased with the work
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had done
- Linda A.

All Plumbers in Richmond, KY

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5 Star Plumbing

3049 Dale Hollow Drive
Lexington

A-1 Plumbing

228 Industry Pkwy
Nicholasville

ALL FOR GRACE INC

106 KNIGHT CT
Georgetown

All Through The House

402 Meriwether St
Lawrenceburg

ALL TRADES SERVICES, INC.

837 Floyd Dr.
Lexington

All-Pro of Kentucky

6079 Lexington Rd
Winchester

ALLEN'S AIR & REPAIR

130 S. Killarney Ln
Richmond

Allen's Kentucky Mechanical

130 S. Killarney Ln
Richmond

America's Window

9414 Hwy 62

American Home Shield

889 Ridge Lake Blvd

Anderson & Rodgers Construction

3007 Park Central Ave
Nicholasville

Armstrong Drywall

312 Clements Ave
Frankfort

Arronco Comfort Air Inc

5578 Limaburg Rd
Burlington

BACK CONSTRUCTION

965 CONTRACT ST
Lexington

Bill Gorman

737 Mount Vernon Dr
Lexington

Blakeman Contracting and Services

5031 Appalachian Ct.
Berea

Blue Grass Plumbing & Heating

121 S 1st St
Richmond

Bluegrass Home Repair Services LLC

1555 E New Circle Rd
Lexington

Bone-Dry Waterproofing Inc

2529 Ridgemar Court
Louisville

Boone Plumbing LLC

242 Buffalo Trace
Winchester

Buford Plumbing Company Since 1941

1404 N Limestone
Lexington

C Ross Builder LLC

1422 Beaumont Rd
Nicholasville

C3 United Solutions

880 Sparta ct Ste#214

cag enterprises

Weber way
Lexington

Cahaba Scapes

2130 11th avenue north

Can Do Man

PO Box 910334
Lexington

CDE Restoration, Inc.

602 West Broadway
Lawrenceburg

CGW Properties LLC

PO Box 1717
Georgetown

Charles Kernell Handyman

3250 doylesville rd
Richmond

Charlie Webb Inc

Versailles

CONCIERGE GIRL

621 W Main Street
Lexington

COUNTER CULTURE PLUS

944 National Ave
Lexington

CW Property Management

PO Box 147
Berea

D & M Contracting Inc

PO Box 1864
Richmond

DANNY BARNES PLUMBING

1150 BEAUMONT RD
Nicholasville

Dauenhauer Plumbing

3416 Robards Ct
Louisville

DirectBuy of Indianapolis

8450 Westfield Blvd

Distinctive Design Remodeling

1050 Enterprise Drive
Lexington

ELITE CONTRACTING LLC

589 DUTCH CHAPEL RD
Cynthiana

Fayette Heating & Air

817 Nandino Blvd
Lexington

FixItAll Home Repair & Maintenance

106 Lakeview Dr.
Georgetown

Flannery Construction

838 East High St
Lexington

FUZION HOMES LLC

102 SUPPLY CT.
Georgetown

Gary Burchfield Plumbing

194 mountain view dr.
Berea

Gary Rouland

385 Forrest Trl Dr
Berea

GRS Plumbing Inc.

221 Bruce ct
Richmond

Gulley Remodeling & Home Improvement Inc.

1170 Industry Road
Lexington

H2O Maestro

817 Nandino Blvd
Lexington

Hager Plumbing

541 Southridge drive
Lexington

hagers fix in a flush

1336 post oak rd

HandiWorks

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Winchester

Handyman Connection - Lexington

1910 Harrodsburg Rd
Lexington

Handyman solutions

800 scotts ferry e.
Versailles

HODGES & HEATHMAN LLC

2035 REGENCY RD
Lexington

House Calls

332 Whitfield Dr

House Services LLC

4544 Larkhill Ln
Lexington

Humble Plumbing Co

120 S Wall St
Winchester

Improvements Plus Inc

1873 Farmview Dr
Lexington

J & L Plumbing Service

125 Maple Avenue
Versailles

J & R Construction Services Inc

633 West Main Street
Lexington

Jeff Cherryholmes Plumbing

3524 Round Table Way
Lexington

JOHN ESTES PLUMBING & HEATING INC

812 MAGOFFIN ST
Lexington

John Johnston Plumbing

125 Preston Ave
Lexington

Ken Tyson Plumbing

228 Industry Pkwy
Nicholasville

Kendrick Contracting LLC

509 Sagemont Dr
Richmond

Kenny The Plumber

3452 Clays Mill Rd
Lexington

Kenny's Plumbing

P.O. Box 899
Richmond

Kentuckiana Re-Bath

3089 Breckenridge Lane
Louisville

Kevin's Plumbing Services

117 Monet Blvd
Winchester

Kovalic Home Inspections

158 Little Stoner Rd.
Winchester

KYremodeling.com

Red Mile Rd.
Lexington

LAMB'S HANDY MAN

401 WHITE HALL DR
Berea

Leslie's Roofing LLC

6220 Falcon Ln

LEX-ROOTER SEWER & DRAIN CLEANING

320 United Ct
Lexington

Lundy Construction, LLC

833 W. Gordon St
Corbin

MA Conley Constuction LLC

2023 Berea Rd, T#5
Richmond

Martin's Services

PO Box 5343
Paris

Mason-Shirley Plumbing Inc

510 A Fielding Dr
Versailles

Masters Plumbing

678 Cottonwood
Richmond

Medyna Plumbing

4513 Deering Ct
Lexington

MHR REMODELING & HOME REPAIR

529 CROMWELL WAY
Lexington

Mitchell Construction Management LLC

941 National Ave ste150
Lexington

Mr Rooter Of Lexington

234 N Keeneland Dr
Richmond

MULLIS INC

706 WESTLAND DR
Lexington

Napier's Plumbing & HVAC

2085 Ford Hampton Rd
Winchester

Neal Brothers Plumbing Inc

141 Eisenhour Ct
Nicholasville

Nuday Inc.

P.O. Box 121
Frankfort

NuFlush

5195 Marshall St

Plumbing Solutions Inc

14 Dudley St
Winchester

PLUMBING SYSTEMS INC

834 Winchester Rd
Lexington

PRESTO PLUMBING

PO BOX 54662
Lexington

Prewitt Mechanical Contractors

PO Box 8488
Lexington

PRO-FETICK PLUMBING

3588 FOREST SPRING CT
Lexington

Reeds Plumbing

197 Oakmont dr
Nicholasville

Richards Home Improvement Inc

3514 Danada Dr
Lexington

S&S Plumbing

7228 Hwy 707
Catlettsburg

Senninger Plumbing Co Inc

5800 Kingpost Ct
Lexington

SL Designs

111 Dewey Dr
Nicholasville

Specialty Contracting Services

6260 Tates Creek Rd
Lexington

SPRAYMASTERS INC

PO BOX 24931
Lexington

Stone Gallery of Lexington Corp

2156 Lexington Rd
Nicholasville

TACKETT & SON

1618 FOUR MILE RD
Richmond

The Basement Doctor

1504 B Magnolia Dr

Thorobilt Construction LLC

PO Box 24101
Lexington

TIM'S PLUMBING SERVICE INC

1801 WILMORE RD
Nicholasville

TIME WARNER CABLE

1615 FOXHAVEN DR
Richmond

Whitehead-Hancock

417 West Second St
Frankfort

Williams Construction

5239 Fike Road
Waco

WILLIS KLEIN SHOWROOMS

246 WALTON AVE
Lexington

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