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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.  

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. 

Can a leaking pipe burst?

Yes. A leak in your pipe can build up pressure and wear through the material. Left unchecked, this pressure can cause the pipe to burst. This is why it’s so important to fix your pipes and contact a plumber as soon as you notice a leak — no matter how small or insignificant it may seem. 

Smaller leaks are easier and inexpensive to fix, saving you time and money in the long run. In addition, many insurance policies will not cover water damage for pipes that burst due to gradual leaks.

Reviews for Arlington plumbers
Therelee W.
The epitome of professionalism, Customer and Quality in service. I strongly and highly recommend Molberg Plumbing. I will never use another Plumbing Company for my plumbing needs as long as they service my area. Thank you Jordan and May God bless you and your business and family.
Molberg Plumbing LLCMolberg Plumbing LLC
Thumbtack Customer
After my plumbing issue was repaired I had Lawrence install 2 toilets.
Lawrence V RodriguezLawrence V Rodriguez
Helen S.
He helped me understand my plumbing problems and how To get them resolved.
Molberg Plumbing LLCMolberg Plumbing LLC
Ari S.
My experience was great. I highly recommend Ivan to support you on your next plumbing project.
InK Plumbing LLCInK Plumbing LLC
Steve was great! He did the job fast and I would definitely recommend him and will call him with future plumbing needs.
Spouses in LaborSpouses in Labor
Tyrone V.
Will be calling them again for any of my plumbing issues. Quick responses, easy to work with, GREAT price, quick quality work.
ACM PlumbingACM Plumbing
Melanie T.
Roger did a great job on our sink. Very affordable and we’ll call him for any other plumbing issues we have.
Roger’s renovations & handyman servicesRoger’s renovations & handyman services
Thumbtack Customer
Roy was great to work with. I had a gas leak in my plumbing. They were in and out and upfront about the cost. Thank you Roy!
Delta 1 PlumbingDelta 1 Plumbing
Jack g.
I think he did an outstanding job. Very through, nice, and we will definitely be using him in the future when we have a plumbing issue!
Shanta U.
Ben, was very professional and talked me through every available option. Then showed me everything that was done. I will definitely be using Made's for my plumbing needs.
Made’s Plumbing  Made for you, Made for us !Made’s Plumbing Made for you, Made for us !
David B.
We were so happy with Ivan’s work in our kitchen and wet bar! He was friendly, professional, and did a great job with our plumbing! Above and beyond!
InK Plumbing LLCInK Plumbing LLC
Thumbtack Customer
Not only was Mr. Simmons very professional, but he also gave me some very valuable safety information regarding my plumbing hardware. Thank you Troy, it was a pleasure.
TMS HandyGuyTMS HandyGuy
Brian M.
While I didn’t have him do my job, the professionalism during the quote phase was great. I will more than likely call him for my next plumbing project.
Shelly B.
I can’t thank Molberg plumbing enough for helping with my emergency. I had a Slab leak and they were here first thing in the morning. They located the leak and gave me all my options and prices associated. I was concerned about my hot water heater as well - they replaced it along with all the repairs that I needed. They explained everything and cleaned up before they left. They were all so friendly and knowledgeable. I highly recommend them and will be using them for all my future plumbing needs.
Molberg Plumbing LLCMolberg Plumbing LLC
Bunga I.
Pablo was quick to respond and come to fix my issue. When there is a follow up issue, he was able to send someone in fast again. Highly recommend him and will call him again for future plumbing needs!
JGM PlumbingJGM Plumbing
Joanna A.
Lorenzo was great. He was on time and repaired my garbage disposal for a fair price. He will only charge you for what you need and we will be contacting him for any future plumbing work we may need.
LORENZO Acm plumbingLORENZO Acm plumbing
Thumbtack Customer
Would definitely recommend!! We had a gas leak and had gotten a much higher quote from another plumber who did not have a masters license. We were lucky to find KPK Plumbing on Thumbtack and chose to go with them. We got a quick response from Keith, who understood how fast we needed the gas leak fixed. He worked with us in getting all the proper permits and getting the leak fixed promptly. We were happy with the results and even saved money by choosing KPK Plumbing!! Highly recommend!!
Scott C.
Made's Plumbing was a perfect fit for me. Had the best price out of the 3 quotes I got. I got a great Water Heater at a Great price. Everything went Perfect. I got me a new Plumber! Thanks Ben!
Made’s Plumbing  Made for you, Made for us !Made’s Plumbing Made for you, Made for us !
Thumbtack Customer
Justin delivered as promised on both a water heater and toilet installation. Great work. Justin is always extremely responsive to any and all requests. I would hire him again for any future plumbing needs. Glad I found him.
Thumbtack Customer
Troy was amazing. He went over and above while installing faucets in my rental poperty. In fact he even made time while he was there to install a new dishwaher for me. Great experience. Highly recommend him for your plumbing needs.
Luxury Remodeling and Installations, LLCLuxury Remodeling and Installations, LLC
Gary E.
Chris was quick to respond and took great care of my plumbing needs. Not only was his pricing fair, he noticed another issue and fixed it for free! I highly recommend him. If you want an honest, friendly, and reliable plumber, he’d be my recommendation.
Christian Plumbing RepairChristian Plumbing Repair
Sara H.
Justin is so nice and extremely professional! He came in and figured out the problem right away and had it taken care of in under an hour. I highly recommend him for anything plumbing related that you might need and I would definitely hire him again!!
Matt V.
Every one I have been in contact with at Schrader Plumbing from the rep who scheduled the appointment to the Specialist who came out today has been kind, prompt and professional. From letting me know who is coming, when and what to expect - they have been spot on. Brad and his colleague came out- diagnosed my issue right away , was upfront and honest and went above and beyond with my problem. Recommend them- when they left I talked to my neighbor who has been having some plumbing problems and gave them their info- do yourself a favor, save some time and headaches.....hire them!
Schrader PlumbingSchrader Plumbing
Stephan K.
He was absolutely great! I loved that he didn't come in with thousands of dollars of equipment, tearing up our house, so he could charge up a huge bill. He came in with just what he needed, evaluated, and fixed the issue promptly. I'll definitely be hiring him again as our plumbing needs arise, and I would highly recommend him for others!
Jon A.
he was on time, solved the issue right away, which was something as simple as a power switch. he could have easily taken advantage of me and charged me for something that didn't need fixing and for that, I really appreciated his honesty. And will definitely refer him to anyone and call him again for any of my plumbing issues if and when i ever have them again.
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