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Pekin Plumbers

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Big Grizzly Plumbing LLC
from 15 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 19 hires on Thumbtack
Tom K.
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installed walk in bath tub new plumbing and electrical great work on time and budget. would recommend for plumbing and electrical work thank you tom k

Tom's Home Improvement
from 5 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Angela L.
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Tom did an excellent job disassembling heavy dog kennels, as well as some light electrical and plumbing work. His estimate and final invoices were reasonable and he left the workspaces neat. We will use him again.

  • 63 years in business

Sunkel Plumbing is a locally family owned and operated business specializing in residential plumbing, drain cleaning, septic tanks, pipe lining, plumbing repairs, water heaters, sewer systems, gas pipes, garbage disposals, water filtration, kitchen remodeling, and bathroom remodeling.



B\I am based in Peoria IL. I'm a well-rounded carpenter from the ground up (foundation repairs to roof tops). My services also include, but are not limited to; plumbing, appliance repairing, cabinet installing and landscaping. I go to great lengths to satisfy my costumers and take pride in the work I do. If you want quality work at an affordable rate, call ZMG. Have a great day!

  • 11 years in business

With over many years of quality and professional service, F.W. Boland Plumbing Inc. has acquired the ability to quickly and accurately diagnose the work that needs to be done. This makes it possible for us to provide you with a realistic and fair estimate before any service is begun. We use our own equipment, and this saves you from extra rental fees or delays when the right equipment is not readily available to others. It also means less time involved once the job has started. Call us today! Products include furnaces, thermostats, heat pumps, piping, tankless water heaters, gas lines, sewer lines, water lines, sump pumps, and water-filtration systems. Our services include furnace repairs, heat-pump installation and repair, pipe repair and replacement, new-line installation and repair, drain cleaning, thermostat installation, drain repairs, leak repairs, sewer-line installations and repairs, water-line installations and repairs, gas piping and re-piping, sewer- and water-line cleaning, sink repairs, toilet repairs, boilers installation and repairs, and estimates. Specialties include bathrooms, broken pipes, flooding, kitchens, leaks, no hot water, showers, sinks and faucets, toilets, and water-pressure problems. We cater to all major brands, and payments can be made through MasterCard, Visa, Discover Card, personal checks, cashiers' check, and cash only. We are open 24 hours.

  • 44 years in business

A-1 Haney Plumbing Inc. has been providing commercial and residential service since 1974. We offer prompt, professional full service plumbing at reasonable rates and excellent customer service. 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


I do what your honey wont. I do flooring, plumbing, carpentry, windows, doors, mew kitchens and new bathrooms. You name it, I might do it!


I do any type of home repairs and maintenance, yard works, plumbing, painting, roof repairs, gutters, etc.


We are a full-service plumbing shop that does drain cleaning, televising services, sewer installation and repair. We have boiler experts and factory-trained techs.


I am a handyman who is able to do just about everything. I do plumbing, electrical, windows, doors, drywall, painting, roofing, and trimming.


We do any plumbing service needs. We are insured, licensed, and bonded. We are all about the customer. We come to you.


Great customer relations , over 20 years experience!!


Paluska Plumbing has been a family tradition for over five generations

  • 3 years in business

As a premier residential and commercial plumber, we are dedicated to providing customer service that is second to none in Peoria County. Our services include faucet repairs, sink replacements, clogged drain repairs, toilet repairs, sewer line inspections, water heater replacements and pipe repairs.


Our plumbing services include: * New construction * Remodels * Repairs of pipes * Repairs to plumbing fixtures and toilets * Sump pumps replacements * Back-up sump pumps * Water heater replacements * Tankless water heaters We believe in hard work and honesty and give you our promise. That’s what you’ll get when you call us!

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 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.

Why is the water in my house not getting hot?

If the water in your house is not getting hot, it may be time for water heater repair. Nationally, the average water heater repair cost ranges between $120 and $200, although prices can range up to $400, depending on the problem and materials. Competent homeowners may also be able to try DIY fixes, whether they have a traditional gas or electric water heater or a tankless gas or electric heater. Troubleshooting the different issues that can arise with each of the styles requires some knowledge of how they operate and what red flags to look out for. For a natural gas water heater, the first step is to check whether the pilot light has gone out. It’s important to follow the manufacturer’s directions if you want to relight it yourself. If you smell gas, stop everything and call your gas company — the smell could signal a dangerous gas leak. If your household’s water is not getting hot enough, you can try increasing the temperature on the water heater’s front dial above the standard setting of 120 degrees; for safety, always turn off electricity to the unit before adjusting temperatures. If you keep running out of hot water, your household may simply need a higher-capacity water heater, so consider upgrading. Quick professional fixes include replacing the thermostat or heating elements and cleaning and repairing the thermocouple.

How much does it cost to install a hot water heater?

You’ll know when it’s time to install a new water heater. Water heater installation costs average between $360 and $780 nationally, with rates increasing depending on the project. The total project cost will be higher when you include the cost of the heater itself. Select your new water heater based on the number of occupants in your home and the number of gallons of capacity you’ll need. Installation costs can vary based on the type of water heater you are removing and the type you are installing, any necessary repairs, regional cost of labor, and whether disposal of the old heater is included. Natural gas water heaters retail on average between $650 and $900 for standard models. Electric water heaters range between $300 and $700 for standard models. Tankless electric water heaters retail on average between $250 and $700 for standard models. Tankless gas water heaters retail on average between $200 and $1,300.

A company may charge approximately $1,000 to replace a 50-gallon tank-style electric water heater (not including any upgrades required by building codes). Replacing a gas-powered water heater might cost $1,100 (not including code upgrades). Some companies roll the disposal of an old heater into the overall cost of the new water heater installation. Other professionals charge an additional removal fee that can range from $35 to $150.

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.  

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