FOSTER PLUMBING & HEATING, INC.

A 1018 Reviews

Founded 1989 • Angie's List since August 2006

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Awards & Badges

Angie's List Super Service Award badge
Super Service
Award 2019

Licensing

Licensed
  • Trade License Number
  • 2701036106A
  • Trade License Locale
  • Virginia
  • Trade License Authority
  • DPOR
  • Trade License Expiration
  • 02/28/2018
Bonded
Insured
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Hours

Sunday
Open All Day
Monday
Open All Day
Tuesday
Open All Day
Wednesday
Open All Day
Thursday
Open All Day
Friday
Open All Day
Saturday
Open All Day

Company Contact

11301 Business Center Drive.

Richmond, VA 23236

Description

As a mulit-year Super Service Award Winner, Foster Plumbing & Heating is a family-owned business has been helping homeowners stay cool in the summer and warm in the winter since 1989. We have been in the industry since 1946. We pride ourselves in treating our customers and our staff fairly. For years Foster Plumbing & Heating has been servicing the Richmond area with quality and professional care. Our heating and cooling technicians are fully trained and provide the best service in the area. Our goal is to promote quality and professionalism in the plumbing, heating and cooling industry and the demonstration of a genuine concern for the safety, comfort and health of our customers by providing quality services....

Verified Reviews

1018 Total Reviews
Reviews by Rating
A Rated
837
B Rated
88
C Rated
48
D Rated
22
F Rated
23
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plumber (879)hvac repair (218)water heater repair and installation (162)drain cleaning (59)water delivery (20)gas leak repair (15)gas fireplace repair (1)
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A

RATED

05/08/2020

Very professional and affordable. I would call them again if I had any pluming problems.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
Replace flange on the toilet

CATEGORY plumbing,gas leak repair

SERVICES PERFORMED? Yes

HIRE AGAIN? Yes

WORK COMPLETED ON 05/08/2020

F

RATED

01/19/2020

Brandon was the tech got there quickly but wasNot very friendly and said he might he might have to take the toilet up and I asked what would happen with all the poop and water in the toilet he said It might get all over the floor and I said well you are going to clean that up right he said no he is not a poop man and he would not clean it up I asked if he had a wet vac he said I do not clean up po...

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
Toilet tub and sink stopped up Raw sewage in my timing

CATEGORY plumbing

SERVICES PERFORMED? Yes

WORK COMPLETED ON 12/26/2019

SERVICE PROVIDER RESPONSE

It is our practice to communicate with property owners as it is their responsibility to order and pay for any services. While we understand that this may be frustrating to a tenant, we advise all tenant inquiries to be directed to the property owner. We are happy to discuss any concerns regarding our services with the property owner.
A

RATED

01/06/2020

Had a root that punctured water line. Was very happy with the entire experience i had with this company. Technician (Paul?) was able to come out on the day i called, he quickly and accurately diagnosed the issue, explained it clearly, and completed the work without issue.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
Water Line Under House Repaired

CATEGORY plumbing

COST $600

SERVICES PERFORMED? Yes

HIRE AGAIN? Yes

WORK COMPLETED ON 01/02/2020

B

RATED

12/08/2019

The man doing the work was very professional. He asked if there was anything else that needed doing. Checked our downstairs bathroom and made a suggestion for taking care of that.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
New faucets in shower.

CATEGORY plumbing,drain cleaning

SERVICES PERFORMED? Yes

HIRE AGAIN? Yes

WORK COMPLETED ON 11/26/2019

F

RATED

11/21/2019

Stay Away! On November 8th I had a service call to repair my gas furnace. The pilot light would not stay on. I was told I needed a new Gas Valve and I gave the go ahead. For 10 days I was left without furnace heat throughout my downstairs. When I called their office multiple times, I was told the part was on order and normally it is a 3-4 day delivery and they were waiting for the part (who orders...

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
Replace Gas Valve on Furnace

CATEGORY heating & air conditioning/hvac

COST $525

SERVICES PERFORMED? Yes

WORK COMPLETED ON 11/08/2019

A

RATED

10/05/2019

I had called another (highly recommended) plumber the day before calling Foster, and even though the answering service promised they'd get someone back to me, that never happened. The next morning I called Foster, and one of their guys returned my call almost immediately. He said he would be out within two hours (it was less), and called when he was within an hour of being here. He quickly evaluat...

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
I have an older home, heated by radiators. One developed a gradual leak, which got worse over a two day period. It was a weekend, and we were pretty desperate to stop the water, which was dripping pretty consistently from the radiator.

CATEGORY heating & air conditioning/hvac

COST $166

SERVICES PERFORMED? Yes

HIRE AGAIN? Yes

WORK COMPLETED ON 09/15/2019

A

RATED

09/18/2019

Logan tried to come over early, on the first scheduled day. He was just down the street, which the operator didn't mention. Later in the day, after I was ready, he opened up proper water flow, for the first time in 3 years, in about 10 minutes. We had to order a replacement from Delta, and technology allowed Logan to photograph my bathroom sink set, and Delta was able to ship the correct part in a...

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
Replace a faucet aerator that had been improperly installed, and was blocking most of water flow

CATEGORY plumbing

COST $49

SERVICES PERFORMED? Yes

HIRE AGAIN? Yes

WORK COMPLETED ON 09/16/2019

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A

RATED

09/14/2019

Well done. Was able to get a high quality unit with 10 year warranty as requested.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
Installed new water heater

CATEGORY plumbing,water heater repair

SERVICES PERFORMED? Yes

HIRE AGAIN? Yes

WORK COMPLETED ON 09/14/2019

SERVICE PROVIDER RESPONSE

Thank you [Member Name Removed]for the nice review, We were very happy to help you out with your water heater install and are pleased to have been able to get you up and running . Let us know if there is ever anything else we can help you with. Best regards, Angela Service Department
A

RATED

07/11/2019

GREAT. HE REPLACED 2 HEATING ELEMENTS. PROBLEM SOLVED.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
NO HOT WATER.

CATEGORY plumbing

COST $350

SERVICES PERFORMED? Yes

HIRE AGAIN? Yes

WORK COMPLETED ON 07/03/2019

A

RATED

06/19/2019

We had an emergency (leaking toilet) and called Foster Plumbing based on previous reviews. They had a great deal on a new toilet! They came the same day and gave us excellent service. Will definitely call them again if we have another plumbing issue.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
Leaking toilet replaced

CATEGORY plumbing

COST $378

SERVICES PERFORMED? Yes

HIRE AGAIN? Yes

WORK COMPLETED ON 06/18/2019

Services Offered

Plumbing, Drain Cleaning, Heating and Air Conditioning, Furnace Repair, Heat Pump Repair, Water Heaters, Tankless Water Heaters, Gas Lines.

Services Not Offered

Duct Cleaning, Oil

General Information
Free Estimates
No
Eco-Friendly Accreditations
No
Payment Options
Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Check
Emergency Service
Yes
Warranties
Yes