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South San Francisco Plumbers

Browse these plumbers with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in South San Francisco.

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K&M Handyman Services
4.9
from 318 reviews
  • 32 years in business
  • 438 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Vedha V.
Verified review

Kevin is one of the best plumbers/handyman in Silicon Valley. He is a true professional who is honest and is willing to help you out whether you choose to avail his service or not. He did an excellent job fixing the clog in my bathroom sink and he also helped me out with other handyman chores. Not only was the job well done in addition to giving me tips on how to fix things so that I can fix such issues in future but he also charged me for less time than he actually spent. Overall, I'm very happy with Kevin's work and will definitely recommend him to my friends & colleagues as well as rely on him for future needs.

  • 6 years in business
  • 357 hires on Thumbtack
Nicole C.
Verified review

Harp and his team did great job in replacing my front door and insulating nest cam. He helped me replacing light fixture and power outlet. He also assembled wardrobe for me. He is professional and jack of all trade. I used his service twice. He is good plumber and electrician.

AA Cardenas Construction
4.8
from 195 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 247 hires on Thumbtack
Moxie W.
Verified review

Arisel was great! Really responsive and transparent throughout the work process. He also made sure the job site was clean. I would work with him again!

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Freelance Plumber
5.0
from 181 reviews
  • 14 years in business
  • 229 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Celine C.
Verified review

Jose did excellent work, and for by far the best price! I got two other quotes to replace my garbage disposal + p trap pipes, and Jose's price was half that of the others. He's an honest guy - unlike the other plumbers, he didn't overcharge me for the parts (he even showed me the original receipt). On top of all of that, he was responsive to my messages, showed up right on time and was very professional. He answered all of my questions, and even taught me how to reset/repair the garbage disposal for the future. No doubt I'll be using him for all of my future plumbing needs.

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  • 2 years in business
  • 235 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Monica D.
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Hi was friendly, helpful, fast and showed up exactly on time. Contrary to many plumbers I've dealt with, he didn't try to push me into spending lots of money. Instead, he recommended solutions that saved me money, even if that meant less profit for him.

Aqua Stat Plumbing
4.7
from 111 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 173 hires on Thumbtack
Matthew S.
Verified review

I am not a plumber, but Oscar is. An exceptional one, who is both friendly and professional. He snaked a tough clog, brought the plumbing up to code and was professional and courteous at all times. I will use him in the future and recommend him to friends.

Ray's Service One Plumbing
5.0
from 97 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 91 hires on Thumbtack
Alan L.
Verified review

Ray is one if the most experienced and knowledgeable plumbers I've come across. He can fix anything fast and efficiently. He's very courteous and respects your property. He doesnt make a mess. I'm very impressed with his manners. Highly recommended.

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  • 6 years in business
  • 93 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Kelly T.
Verified review

Tony was AMAZING!!!! I had 2 plumbers no show me and I was facing a weekend of cold showers since my water heater died! Tony came out in less than a day and was able to replace my water heater. Tony was prompt, clean, efficient, and extremely affordable! I have found my forever plumber! THANK YOU TONY!

PegaServ
4.6
from 89 reviews
  • 105 hires on Thumbtack
Yixin Z.
Verified review

Omar is very friendly and helpful. he immediately replied my request on thumbtack and came to my house after the phone call. He is very professional and responsible! Definitely will hire him again in the future!

Kepper
4.3
from 81 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 156 hires on Thumbtack
Matthew R.
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He gave me a straight simple solution and price that other plumbers made out to be monumental.

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  • 13 years in business
  • 73 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Adam R.
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Vyron showed up when promised and picked up all of the scrap metal I had after removing a flue and fireplace. He left the area clean and spotless. Vyron was polite, quick, and very reasonable. I would definitely hire him again for my next job. Many thanks.

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Maximus Plumbing & Heating
4.8
from 64 reviews
  • 19 years in business
  • 101 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Jon R.
Verified review

I had a clogged shower drain and Max sent two of his plumbers (Chris and Corey) the next business day to fix it. They were professional and courteous. Unfortunately, the issue was more severe than expected, but Chris found a workaround that will hopefully be less expensive. Some follow up work still needs to be done, but I'm hopeful that it won't be too involved.

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A1 Budget Plumbing
4.8
from 53 reviews
  • 73 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Lawrence L.
Verified review

Routine water heater swap - yeah right. What started out as thinking our water heater was broken, turned out to be a long overdue clogged sewer lateral. Worst case scenario. While I'm not that happy about the sewage overflow situation which could have been better mitigated (and we still need to beach the hell out of that room), the solutions and options offered by Ali were professional and spoke of his experience. To unclog the piping, snaking was attempted but failed, hydrojetting was attempted but failed (with a mess of sewage). Finally we got a camera down there to find a wall of something about 50 feet down from the mechanical room to a spot under the sidewalk. Digging 4 feet down, to find actually a pretty good condition clay lateral. Ali's man Valentino (a skilled gentleman), cut the clay and replaced it with a riser in order to install a cleanout for future maintenance. Once done, they hydrojetted for another hour to clear 7-8 months worth of waste. The camera was once again sent through to find that a portion of the clay lateral had shifted and created uneven surfaces including some penetration of tree roots. While most plumbers would probably recommending an immediate replacement, Ali recommended that since it wasn't fully collapsed, we should simply clear out the lateral as routine maintenance rather than spend all the money to replace the pipe. I appreciate his direct communication, no sales pitch, and brief coaching through the process. While I do have 10 yrs of construction experience, and his price was not the cheapest, he certainly delivered on time and without any sense of price gouging.

  • 79 hires on Thumbtack
Jen H.
Verified review

Out of the three estimates i received this afternoon Greg was great. He was the only one of the plumbers to go into my attic to look for the leak and he was the only one who had me turn the water on. He identified the problem right away and had the part in his truck and he replaced it in less than 30 minutes. Big thanks to Greg at Rooter-tec! He was professional and I will definitely call him with my next plumbing issue.

A Great Honest Plumber 🙄
5.0
from 42 reviews
  • 15 years in business
  • 51 hires on Thumbtack
Tom K.
Verified review

He is such a honest and good plumber. He solved my problem pretty quickly and guided me in the best way.

Top Pro
  • 9 years in business
  • 29 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Shelley L.
Verified review

Sometimes you get lucky. We did when Stephen responded to our weekend post for a plumber on thumbtack. We had lost a pvc pipe connected to our roof's drain. The weather forecast was for rain the following day. As other reviews note, Stephen was on time and quickly addressed our needs. He had the situation fixed in under two hours with highly competent workmanship. It did rain the next day and the roof drain was working just. fine. Thanks Stephen!

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  • 8 years in business
  • 44 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Polly D.
Verified review

Communication was great- they responded to our request very quickly and were able to come fast. However, our drain problem was in a multi-unit condo, and possibly beyond the scope of their equipment/capabilities. They used a 20 ft snake that ultimately got stuck in our system. We had to escalate to our building management, who brought out plumbers used to commercial properties and eventually resolved over a couple weeks. Not the plumber's fault, as they were not able to know the extend of our drain issues. 5 stars for communication and effort, 3 for incomplete resolution - so 4 star average.

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  • 4 years in business
  • 17 hires on Thumbtack
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David S.
Verified review

Clay was able to come same day to fix a leaking pipe in our garage that a previous plumber had incorrectly installed. After a cheaper fix didn't work he was able to come out the next day at no additional cost beyond the materials and additional time he tried to save the first day and fix the leaking pipe 100% Would highly recommend

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Sugar Bear Plumbing, Inc.
5.0
from 11 reviews
  • 17 years in business
  • 18 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Kabir S.
Verified review

When does a plumber ever show up on time? Great experience. Lawrence was professional and helpful, gave us tips and pointers, and most importantly fixed our plumbing!

Deals on Wheels Plumbing
5.0
from 10 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
Henry C.
Verified review

TL;DR: Valentino was excellent, and I'd hire him again in a heartbeat. I had some hesitations about hiring a plumber, after all the stories I've heard about plumbers charging exorbitant prices. For my disconnected kitchen sink pipe, a couple plumbers quoted me very high prices. When I came to Valentino, he charged me a fair price that was much less than the other two quotes. And moreover, he came on time and got the job (which actually wasn't so simple) done well. Super nice, super professional, and super honest. Hands down, I'd hire him again, and would recommend him to my friends.

  • 11 hires on Thumbtack
HASAN Z.
Verified review

I had a Kitchen drain that was clogged. David responded, we agreed on a reasonable offer and he was out the next day to complete the job. He was kind, professional and on-time (even a couple of minutes early). He put down a plastic tarp around the work area and was very clean and cleaned up after himself. I was VERY pleased with his responsiveness and work overall, I would def call him for any future repairs. He hit every mark on what one expects from a service professional and I think you'd make a good choice going with him. I have had to hire a plumber at a previous residence and it cost twice as much for a similar job. Glad I found him!

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

What are plumbers and what do they do?

Plumbers are skilled professionals who are trained to install and maintain pipes and systems for drinking water, sewage and drainage. They usually have trained through four- to five-year training programs, which include apprenticeships, via trade schools and community colleges. Plumbers’ areas of expertise typically go beyond pipes to include mathematics, blueprint reading, plumbing codes and water distribution. They handle plumbing emergencies, such as broken pipes or clogged drains, and install and maintain everything from a new piping system to a replacement faucet. Plumbers also know how to install bathtubs and showers, toilets, water heaters and dishwashers. Plumbers may work on residential or commercial sites, sometimes designing and laying out a pipe system during construction.

How do you find a good plumber?

Whether you need a plumber to perform drain repair, install a new fixture, or replace rusty pipes, you need to make sure you hire someone reliable who will finish your job on time and within budget. Start by asking the plumbers on your short list these questions:

  • What is the total cost? Make sure your estimate includes materials and labor. Find out whether the plumber will be providing the materials and whether you’re being charged an hourly rate (which is variable) or a flat fee.
  • Is removal and cleanup included in the job? Some plumbers leave behind old parts, while others include the cleanup in the cost.
  • Is the work guaranteed? Find out whether the work (as well as the parts or fixtures) are guaranteed under a warranty.  

Follow these additional tips for confidently hiring a plumber or other skilled professional.

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San Francisco, CA

  • Work type
    Repair, Replace, Other (Need to replace toilet flappers and fill valves. Not the toilets. need a handyman or repair)
  • Plumbing problem
    Leak, Appliance not working, Other (Water leaking need to replace parts in toilet)
  • Part of plumbing work system
    Toilet
  • Duration of problem
    Just recently
  • Plumbing work location
    Bathroom, Other (4 toilets in womens bathroom)
  • Materials provided
    No, I will need the professional to provide materials and parts
  • Sewer and water systems
    I'm not sure
  • Property type
    Other (Church Building)
  • Has flooding occurred
    No
  • Details
    Had a water inspector look at our toilets, we need to replace parts inside toilet to help toilet from running water and safe costs. Please have the parts and write me a quote for the labor. The job should be simple overall.
  • $261.67
    Average price
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