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Jamestown Plumbers

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JP Contracting Services
from 44 reviews
  • 23 years in business
  • 66 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
David Y.
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jim did a great job fixing my plumbing issue, charged a fair and honest price and left me very satisfied with his work and price.

APZ Specialties INC.
from 18 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 28 hires on Thumbtack
Therese B.
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Mr. Z. Did a wonderful job with my plumbing problem. He was very neat in doing the repair. He was very reasonable with his bill.

  • 6 years in business
  • 49 hires on Thumbtack
Julie T.
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Plumbing and cleaning at my small business was completed quickly and efficiently. Thank you.

Superior Remodeling Inc.
from 2 reviews
  • 36 years in business
Amy S.
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Ken did a wonderful job my bathroom. He is very knowledgeable when it comes to all aspects of remodeling. From plumbing, electrical, HVAC. To drywall, painting(interior and exterior), windows, he does it all! He has done several projects around my house and would recommend him to anyone!

  • 50 years in business
Jennifer G.
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I have used Grieshober Plumbing for a number of projects, both large and small. The project that stood out the most was relocating our heating system from the middle of the basement to an exterior wall of the home- we went from taking up a 10x10 space for a boiler to literally having it hang on the wall. Our heating bills went from $750+/month to less than $200! Not only was the work done efficiently, the craftsmanship was second to none. As part of the project I hired an electrician, my electrician was in awe of the intricacy of the piping and the care and quality with which it was installed, his words were, "this guy is great, I've never seen something scone this well!" I have had zero problems with this system and am thrilled with the results!!!

Angela S.
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I've seen William do every aspect of construction. From new builds to remodels, plumbing, electric, door/window installation, flooring, drywall, etc.! He does everything in a quick yet efficient manner! I'm always thrilled with work that he does!


We are a 24-hours a day company. All our plumbers are licensed with the City of Erie. I am a master plumber and have been doing this for 25 years. We treat your home as if it was ours. We use drop cloths and booties when needed. The services we offer are: * plumbing * drain cleaning * heating * cooling * pipe inspection We are a full-service company. We have uniformed service personnel.


My name is Justin. I do home improvement, specializing in bathroom remodeling. I'm a plumber by trade for 16 years, so I can do any small plumbing repair, from faucet to hot water tank. My work is neat and clean. Thank you.


For plumbing services in Portland, OR, you can definitely depend on All In One Plumbing. Their skilled and experienced plumbers can take care of your plumbing dilemmas in an instant. They offer a wide range of plumbing services, such as drain cleaning, water heater installation and repair, sewer cleaning, commercial plumber services, or any other plumbing repairs you might need. Being one of the leading plumbing contractors in Portland, All In One Plumbing sets the standard in providing top-notch plumbing services to their clients at all times.


We do all plumbing excavating and drain cleaning inside and out side we also offer camera service


Jenkins Plumbing and Excavation, Inc. has been a local one-stop shop for all of your local plumbing and excavating services for over 40 years. Call us today!


We are a full-service residential, commerical, and industrial plumbing and heating business. We do plumbing installation, repairs, sewer cleaning and camera inspections. We do preventive maintenance programs, including drain pressure washing. We also do heating installation, service, retrofits, and preventive maintenance programs. We service Heil heating and air conditioning products, AO Smith hot water tanks, Noritz tankless water heaters, Mitsubishi ductless air conditioning. We offer air filtration, water treatment, wells, Dunkirk boilers, Weil McLain boilers and Gould pumps.


I can do any carpentry work, kitchens, baths, flooring, windows and doors, siding, painting, electrical and plumbing. I also do new construction and remodels. I have 30 years of experience doing quality work.


No pushy sales presentation. Free in home water test and based on results we will give you recommendations on how to solve your water issues and what we offer to help you with that. Also certified in heating and cooling, EPA certified.


I offer residential and commercial plumbing, excavation, underground utility's water gas sewer, electrical, drain cleaning service camera inspections and repipes.

  • 2 years in business

Licensed Master Plumber servicing WNY and Suronding Areas

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.

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.

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 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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