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Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

What’s the best way to set up a consultation or an appointment with a plumber during the COVID-19 pandemic?

If possible, it’s best to set up a virtual consultation or phone call with a plumber near during the COVID-19 pandemic. You can send a message to a professional plumber near you and ask if they are available to video chat or have a phone call. Use that time to discuss the work that needs to be done. Make sure to ask any questions you have about the project. And lastly, ask the plumber how they handle payments and whether they have any specific safety precautions in place to comply with social distancing. 

How can I find out if a plumber is considered an essential COVID-19 service provider?

Generally, plumbers are often considered essential service providers. Essential service providers vary from state to state and city to city, however. For the most accurate information, check your official state or city government website to see whether a plumber is considered an essential service in your area.

Read CISA’s publication on identifying critical workers to find out more information on a national level. Some, but not all, jurisdictions follow CISA’s definitions of critical infrastructure. 

Are there ways to be safe if I hire a plumber when social distancing?

Contact plumbers near you beforehand to see if they can complete the project without entering your home — for example, by entering the garage to fix a broken water heater. If the plumber needs to enter your house to do the job, you should proceed only if both parties feel comfortable with the project. Consider taking extra steps such as waving instead of shaking hands, staying 6 feet apart, using digital payments and sanitizing common areas.

Can I use digital payments to pay for plumbing services?

Some plumbers accept digital payments -- Zelle, PayPal, Venmo, etc. -- for their services. Before you hire a plumber, ask them if they accept your preferred online payment. Many also feature digital payment options on their profiles. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, digital payments are typically considered safer than cash and credit cards.

Does a plumber need to enter my home?

A plumber will need to enter your home to fix plumbing issues like dripping faucets, clogged sinks or toilets and leaky pipes. They might not need to come into your home if the faulty appliance is located outdoors or in the garage. Before you begin the project, contact plumbers near you to find out they will need to enter your home.  

How do I find a good plumber in Miami?

An online search allows you to locate the top-rated plumbers near you in Miami. By browsing through pros online, you can quickly view their ratings, reviews, past photos, services and sometimes even cost estimates. 

Make sure the plumbers you’re considering are properly insured, registered and/or licensed. For example, you can find information about license requirements for plumbing contractors in Florida by visiting the Department of Business and Professional Regulation

Once you’ve decided on a few pros, ask them all for price quotes and compare their costs before choosing a plumber for your project or repairs. 

Do plumbers offer remote or virtual services?

If you see a profile that states the plumber is offering remote services, contact the plumber before hiring them to see what those services include. Although plumbing is a job that has to be done in-person, you can ask them if they offer virtual consultations or an online walk-through. 

How long is a water heater supposed to last?

Your water heater is an essential part of your home, heating water for showers, dishwashing, laundry and more. On average, a traditional water heater will last 8-12 years. The general consensus is that it’s better to replace your water heater with a new one than to repair one that’s 10 years old or more. Older models are less energy-efficient and thus more costly to run than newer models with better technology. Here are some indicators of when it may be time to replace an old water heater instead of repairing it:

  • Leaks: If leaking is not caused by loose connections, the water may be seeping out through slight fractures in the metal of the tank that have formed over time.
  • Strange noises: Clanking, rumbling and other noises can mean that sediment has formed on the base of your tank, contributing to fissures leaks, and inefficiency.
  • Age: If it’s more than 10 years old, it’s probably time to replace.
  • Discolored or rusty water: Have a pro check it out; if the problem isn’t resolved by draining and cleaning, you’ll want to replace the heater.
  • Lack of hot water: Inconsistent heating and hot water supply that runs out too quickly likely means it’s time for a new unit.

What happens when a water pipe bursts?

When a pipe bursts, the water can cause indoor flooding and damage your home. If the pipe is in an accessible location, you will likely notice puddles of water right away. However, if the pipe is underground or behind a wall, it may cause reduced water pressure, a sulfur smell or discolored water. All of this can cause significant (and expensive) damage, which is why you should always contact a plumber near you if you suspect your pipes are leaking.

What do you do if you have a burst pipe?

First, switch off the water supply to reduce the water damage. You should also turn off the electricity for the part of your home that has sustained the leak, as it can be extremely dangerous if the water comes into contact with an electrical socket. Next, drain the remaining water from your faucets so it doesn’t freeze inside the pipes. 

Once you’ve done all of this, search for qualified plumbers in your area and ask them to provide you with a quote. 

Reviews for Miami plumbers
Dion P.
Jehveh Plumbing came in diagnosed the problem and fix it to my expectations.
Jehveh PlumbingJehveh Plumbing
DAnna C.
Very professional and on time, he solved all my plumbing problems
Villa's PlumbingVilla's Plumbing
Elena G.
Jehveh Plumbing was a pleasure to work with! Identified and solved issue immediately. Thank you!!
Jehveh PlumbingJehveh Plumbing
Bonifacio D.
Dave was here on time, fixed my plumbing issue and a reasonable price. Highly recommended.
Proper Plumbing & RenovationsProper Plumbing & Renovations
Edwin V.
He was professional, on time, clearly skilled. I highly recommend him for plumbing jobs.
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Silvia B.
Very quick response for a last minute plumbing issue on a Sunday/holiday, polite and knowledgeable.
Villa's PlumbingVilla's Plumbing
Thumbtack Customer
Nick and his team did a wonderful job to install our new water heater and replace our two toilets. Price was fair and his team worked very hard on the project. I would highly recommend Plumbing Unlimited on all your plumbing needs.
plumbing unlimitedplumbing unlimited
Cinthia S.
The best plumbing ever it was a great choice I made when I chose JEHVEH PLUMBING first thing this morning to stop my bathrooms from leaking main problem my bathrooms wasn’t flush at all he is very professional and know his works he came to me in less than an hour he got the job well done before leaving. Now I have a new plumbing family Thank you very much dear
Jehveh PlumbingJehveh Plumbing
Gary S.
very impressed. Explained everything. Will be keeping his number for future work needed for any plumbing issues.
Global plumbing services & repairGlobal plumbing services & repair
Raul M.
Rafael was very punctual and very professional yet friendly I will use him for all plumbing repairs in the future. Raul.
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Oscar A.
Raffael was great, super responsive and efficient with his work. Explains everything in detail, highly recommended for any plumbing work!
Fix It AllFix It All
Tommy C.
Hired him to declog plumbing. Came over quick on the weekend and took care of the job. Very professional would hire again.
Fast Construction Inc.Fast Construction Inc.
Tavia L.
Maynor was quick to respond to my Plumber request. He was detailed with his assessment of my plumbing issues. He was professional and courteous.
Global plumbing services & repairGlobal plumbing services & repair
Ivan J.
Just completed a dishwasher and faucet install project and very happy. Would definitely recommend for any plumbing job and will use again.
ProMaster Plumbing & Backflow IncProMaster Plumbing & Backflow Inc
Mitchell H.
Arieal came and resolved our situation quickly, cleanly and professionally. We will be using him for all our future plumbing needs
Devil Dog PlumbingDevil Dog Plumbing
David M.
He figured out the problem and made a very accurate decision on the solution. Would hire him again for any plumbing issues.
Jehveh PlumbingJehveh Plumbing
Cynthia T.
I hired ADR to install a new sink and replace PVC piping. The man who completed the work was great. He did an excellent job, and I've had no issue with the sink or plumbing whatsoever. He gave me what I believe to be a fair price and was courteous during every interaction. I would recommend this company to others for any plumbing needs.
ADR Plumbing Corp.ADR Plumbing Corp.
Joe S.
If you need plumbing or don’t have a plumber you are happy with, call Ven! He’s awesome - a real pro and very much in tune with homeowner’s needs. He’ll tell you what to do to get the most value and functionality from your home repair/upgrade. I won’t hesitate to call on Ven again when I undoubtedly need additional plumbing assistance. A++
Villa's PlumbingVilla's Plumbing
Candy Y.
Maynor came the next day. Fixed our toilet in a quick way. He has over 10 years of experience in the field so he is able to find problems fast and explains everything to you in a clear way. He also gives me a good price. He is our plumbing guy now! Definitely gonna recommend him to others who needs plumbing service.
Global plumbing services & repairGlobal plumbing services & repair
Paola Q.
Came out the same day and gave us a quote on a master bath plumbing remodel. Then, asked about a second job and he looked at it and started working right then. Turns out we had no issue with the shower fixtures and the plumbing. I appreciate the honesty. He finished up a job that was on hold for a bit because we were previously told we had an issue. Will be calling again!
Villa's PlumbingVilla's Plumbing
Stephen P.
Incredibly responsive, well priced and excellent work quality. I had a plumbing emergency with an 80 year old house and they really saved me. Highly recommended.
Jehveh PlumbingJehveh Plumbing
Millie C.
We just bought a condo that needed some plumbing work and Jehveh Pluming made the process extremely easy. He replied back to all messages super fast and took care of all the documents needed by our building. We need to replace two toilets and a vanity, not only did he do the work flawlessly, but before he started the job he made sure to explain everything he did and the reasons why he needed to do it. We also had a issue with our garage disposal and he took the time to repair it instead of us needing to buy a new unit. I highly recommend Jehveh Plumbing for all of your plumbing needs!!!
Jehveh PlumbingJehveh Plumbing
Tony s.
Very knowledgeable and professional, and was able to get to the root cause where others couldn’t. Highly recommended if you re looking for accurate diagnosis and solutions to your plumbing issues.
Jehveh PlumbingJehveh Plumbing
Michelle c.
Had a clogged kitchen drain and a crack in plumbing pipe outside of my house. He easily came the following day and fixed both issues. Thank you Dave!!!
Proper Plumbing & RenovationsProper Plumbing & Renovations
James F.
Rafael was great. I had an old vanity that had to be replaced, and within a couple hours Rafael swapped it out. Must say, he did a great job with the install. While he was there I had him look at all my other plumbing just to make sure I did not have any leaks. Definitely giving him 5 stars. I will call him for any future plumbing projects. Thanks Rafael!!
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