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Plumbing Myths “Busted”

  As Homeowners ourselves, we have done our share of “DIY” projects that we really had no business trying to do or tackling ourselves. I recall about 15 years ago attempting to install an HVAC system in our rental property.  We are plumbers right?  This should be simple.  Run some duct work, install a unit… Read more »

What Can I Do If My Water Heater Leaks?

YES calling a professional to act FAST and diagnose the issue is the BEST option however what if I want start to tackle this myself?  Here are some great starting points! First…..Shut off the Power Supply to the Water Heater.  In order to do so, follow the steps below: Gas Water Heater- Find your thermostat. … Read more »

8 Helpful Spring Plumbing Tips

  1) Add a few drops of food coloring to your toilet tank. If the toilet is leaking, color will appear in the bowl within 30 minutes. Try to avoid red as it can stain your toilet. 2) Check your toilet handle. If the toilet handle must be held down through out the flush or… Read more »

Toilet Clog Hacks!

  Have you ever been at someone’s house and you just clogged the toilet with no plunger in site?  Or did you just clog your own toilet and your handy plunger isn’t working?  If you don’t want to call a professional and want to try it yourself, these nifty toilet clog hacks may just do… Read more »

In Home Water Heater Estimates…Are They Really Necessary?

Regular Tank Water Heaters typically DO NOT require in home estimates!  Tank Water Heaters are usually replaced with other “tank” water heaters that are of the same size and type.  Unless you are changing fuel sources or going with a tankless water heater, more than likely you won’t need an in person visit.  Typically, photos… Read more »

Bradford White Corners the Market as the Most Reliable Residential Water Heater!

The name Bradford White is synonymous with the words “respected” and “reliable” as they manufacture, in our opinion, the best residential water heaters. They have been around since 1851 and offer a wide variety of products that satisfy every need. Rocket Plumbing, unless specifically asked to install another brand of water heater, exclusively sells Bradford… Read more »

Frequently Asked Questions! (FAQ’S)

How quickly can you service our plumbing problem? For emergency repairs we can usually get to our customers within 2 hours.  For jobs that can be scheduled, we can typically do same day or next day service as long as our schedule allows. Can I get a quote for my plumbing repairs? Most plumbing repairs… Read more »

Root It Ralph!!

Rocket Plumbing is proud to announce our new WICKED machine “Root it Ralph”!  We are one of THE ONLY plumbing companies to have purchased the BRAND NEW Milwaukee MX Fuel Sewer Machine! We invested in this crazy COOL machine because of the many benefits it has for our customers!!  It has lift assist technology that eliminates the… Read more »

5 Signs You Need A New Water Heater?

An Old Unit… sometimes finding the year your water heater was manufactured can be difficult. All water heaters have a label that lists important information such as model and serial numbers. It includes the manufacturers name, warranty, wattage, gallon capacity, BTU’s, and more. If your water heater is older, you can find its exact age by… Read more »

Keep Your Pipes from Bursting!

Why Did Your Pipes Burst? No one wants to deal with the damages, expenses, and messes caused by burst pipes. So, what causes these pipes to burst during the winter? The basic answer is that the water coming into your house from the outside is much colder than it  was during the summer months. The cold… Read more »