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Spitfire Plumbing LLC
from 200 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 336 hires on Thumbtack
Angelina S.
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He came and did a walk through of my home and gave me a quote on other plumbing issues that needed to be done. He did them all and my tub as well. If I have any other plumbing issues I will contact him again.

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New Concept Plumbing, LLC
from 189 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 267 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Mimi W.
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We had a great experience with Mike. He arrived on time and was professional and knowledgeable. He also fixed a few small things I asked him about. Price was very reasonable! I'd definitely recommend Mike with New Concept Plumbing.

BTB Innovations
from 114 reviews
  • 32 years in business
  • 183 hires on Thumbtack
Cary B.
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Bart was a little later than scheduled but performed the required work in just a very few minutes. Ultimately it was something that I could have done myself but he was very good about explaining what was done. I would use him again in the event I have future plumbing issues.

Next Day Handyman
from 95 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 145 hires on Thumbtack
Stanley R.
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Multiple jobs, painting, electrical, plumbing, ice machine cleaning, etc., all done efficiently, cleanly, and excellently, with good humor to boot. Charges close to nothing/hour. Is on time, and calls about any delay. You will be very happy with this guy! Don't keep him to yourself. We need to use his superb care again.

Dependable Drain
from 72 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 88 hires on Thumbtack
Toni J.
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Chris was great, informative, friendly & efficient. Will definitely use him for future plumbing needs! :)

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The Tarbek Co. LLC -
from 56 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 67 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Ellen W.
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Was on time and checked other areas of my plumbing to ensure no other leaks. Will more than likely have him bid for a bathroom remodel

GBG Plumbing/Mechanical LLC
from 56 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 76 hires on Thumbtack
Brianne K.
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Gary came to our rescue after dealing with a bad contractor who poured grout down all of our pipelines. We reached out on Christmas day and he was out the very next morning. Honest, fair priced, and again has come to our rescue. He let us know he does all things plumbing related, so we will be using him in the future on other properties.

Chris Halstead
from 56 reviews
  • 54 hires on Thumbtack
Rose N.
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I highly recommend Chris: A+ communication, quick, professional and excellent quality of work. 5 stars! Chris - I've saved your number for future plumbing needs. Thank you!!!

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Barry's Repairs
from 49 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 66 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Cheryl P.
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Barry was a joy to work with. He knows his craft well and very reasonable rates. He did a remodel of our bathroom from start to finish and it turned out beautifully ( installed new cabinets, tiled floor, installed toilet, faucets,plumbing and drywall). He is not only a good at his job but he is a nice guy. I have recommended him to family and friends and would hire him in the future.

M&B Drain LLC
from 42 reviews
  • 39 hires on Thumbtack
William J.
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Mike responded to our request right away. He was able to schedule our repair for the next day. He did a great job.We have his card and will use him the next time we have a plumbing issue. Bill and Sue Minnetonka

JC Home Remodeling
from 31 reviews
  • 15 years in business
  • 30 hires on Thumbtack
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Picture this. ...a flooded house, with endless tussle with the insurance company and a gloomy moldy smell , until I met Julio. From hard wood floor installation, plumbing in the bathroom, installing a storm door, refinishing partial basement from water damage to helping with other handy jobs that were not even part of the agreement, because he is s perfectionist. The best part of it all was his professionalism. He treated my home with respect and I am happy to come home again.

Apex Construction & Tile LLC
from 29 reviews
  • 19 years in business
  • 47 hires on Thumbtack
Liz D.
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Bruce and his team were on time and on budget with our Tiling project for our bathroom. They did a great job! Liz - Prior Lake, MN

Big Daddy's Plumbing LLC
from 20 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 30 hires on Thumbtack
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I was impressed in the timeliness of Brian's response and complete installing a new water heater. This occurred the day before Thanksgiving and we do have hot water! I would recommend and call Brian with future plumbing needs.

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Paramount Plumbing
from 17 reviews
  • 22 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Paula L.
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Harry was very informative and answered all questions. Our water system is set up perfectly and he went above and beyond by hauling our salt to the tank and filling it up. If we have any questions or concerns he is available to address them. Thanks Harry. We would definitely use Paramount Plumbing again.

Drew The Plumber
from 2 reviews
  • 9 years in business
Christopher G.
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I didn't end up hiring Drew but he gave me the advice I needed to do the work myself and was very helpful. It ended up being a fairly simple fix but without his advice I would've gone a totally different route.


McQuillan Bros has been servicing the twin cities since 1883.


My services include yard work, plumbing, light electrical work, painting, small carpentry projects, furniture moving, pool care, and landscaping.


I do plumbing, HVAC, electrical work, and other repairs needed around your home. I've been in the industry for 19 years.


We provide drain cleaning services for your home and business. We offer drain cleaning for your sinks, toilets, floor drains and main line sewers. We use the latest technology including cameras, to assist homeowners with all their clogged-line needs. We will come to your home and provide an up-front price so you will not be surprised at the end with the bill. You will know what it will take to clear the clog, and you can make the best decision up front.

  • 8 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack

If you are looking for a full service plumbing company, we are your company. We deliver service on time as promised. If you have something wrong with your home, we can fix it!


St Paul Pipeworks can help you with any plumbing problem or questions you may have. For instance: When to repair and when to replace? Which products have the longest lifespan? What upgrades can you make to improve the value of your home? If you are wondering about any of these common questions, or have other plumbing concerns, just ask one of our expert plumbers for the answers.

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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