Angie’s List Super Service Award Winner: Drain Genie

At Drain Genie Plumbing Services, we constantly strive to provide the best customer service in the industry. That’s why we take seriously all of the feedback we receive, and why we love when clients leave us customer reviews. We want our clients to know that we do what it takes to give every customer a positive experience. So, we are very proud to announce that we have been awarded the Super Service Award from Angie’s List for six years running!

4 Important Qualities of a Good Plumber

Does your Altamonte Springs plumber perform quality plumbing repairs? It is very important to find an Altamonte Springs plumbing company that has good quality control. The service industry has a lot of shady contractors not just plumbing but many other trades. They tend to have bad quality control and hire low experienced personnel. This may benefit you as far as money as they may be cheaper but can be very bad when something bad happens such as a flood but it is not always flooding. It could also be carelessly tracking mud on your white carpet or spilling glue all over your carpet or furniture. Then when you confront the manager they don’t answer your calls. It is good to try different plumbing companies and then choose the one that best performs quality plumbing repairs. They should do the following: Drop Clothes to protect carpets Check the Plumbing Repair 2 or 3 times to make sure … Continued

4 Things That Can Go Wrong When Installing a Faucet

Are you installing a faucet in Altamonte Springs? Many customers think that this is only a simple do it yourself project by only unscrewing the faucet and putting the new one on. Simple as that right? Well sometimes unfortunately some things can go very wrong and turn into a nightmare thats why if you attempt to install a faucet and it seems to not be going well we suggest you stop and call an Altamonte Springs plumber.  To finish the job here are some things that can go wrong when installing your faucet:   Supply valves won’t shutoff Supply valves leak causing a flood Water line can break in the wall and flood house If the faucet is very old sometimes it will not come off and need to be cut off. We run into these things very often and even sometimes for an Altamonte Springs plumber an easy faucet repair can … Continued

The 5 Ways To Address a Leaking Water Heater

Everything new gets old and has to be replaced eventually and most of the time as far as plumbing it always goes out late at night or on the weekend when it is hard to get a hold of an Altamonte Springs plumber. Here are some things you can do to get you through a leaking water heater emergency:

4 Things You Shouldn’t Flush Down a Clogged Toilet

Clogged toilets are a very common problem and now that the holidays are here and extra friends and family are in town, the toilet can sometimes get overloaded. If you have an older toilet or a slow filling toilet we suggest calling an Altamonte Springs plumber to do a tune-up on your toilet. If you have a slow filling toilet this can create a problem causing toilet back-ups. How does a slow filling toilet create a clog? Well say someone uses the toilet and when they are through they flush and another person goes in immediately after and uses the toilet and flushes again. If the toilet did not fill all the way from the last person it won’t have the proper amount of water to wash the solids through causing a clogged toilet that is why it is a good idea to have a plumber fix problem toilets before … Continued

Caution to Homeowners Who Do Plumbing Repairs

With many Altamonte Springs homeowners still unemployed or under employed many decide to tackle plumbing repairs on there own. They believe that they are going to save a lot of money (oh i will just go to the local home improvement store and they have everything i need). That is what many of our customers say they were thinking

Altamonte Springs 24 Hour Plumber

We get a lot of calls in the evening and as a full service plumbing company we are available 24 hours a day in Altamonte Springs and Central Florida. There are many reasons to call an Altamonte Springs 24 hour plumber. In Altamonte Springs water valves get broken and drains get clogged but there are some things that if they can wait until the morning is best and it will save you money overall. Lets go over a few things that could help you make it till the morning:

Altamonte Springs Water Heater

Hot water is an important thing to have in your Altamonte Springs home and many people have a lot of questions about their Altamonte Springs water heater. We are going to go over a few things that pertain to your hot water heater. First is did you know that your Altamonte Springs water heater costs roughly 18% of your electric bill. There are really only a few ways to lower your energy cost and they are following:

Why Hire An Altamonte Springs Plumber

There are many plumbing components in your Altamonte Springs, Florida home. You have everything from toilets, showers, laundry hook ups and faucets and that is just what you can see as far as plumbing. There are pipes that run in the walls and floors that you can’t see. Many Altamonte Springs homeowners will attempt to do it themselves to save money but that is fine on very minor problems. In order to make a plumbing repair, you need to have the proper tools and without the proper tools the job is always harder and sometimes impossible to fix. To buy the plumbing tools and supplies it will cost you more than if you just hire a Altamonte Springs plumber to do the plumbing repair. Then the next problem is many homeowners have never worked on a plumbing system. There are things you have to do and be careful not to do … Continued

Altamonte Springs Plumbers

Garbage Disposals: Garbage disposals in Altamonte Springs, if you have a disposal are you using it right? The first problem our Altamonte Springs plumbers see is that people put everything down the garbage disposals such as: egg shells, bones, corn stalks, rice, pasta, potato peels, and celery. These things will clog your disposal and damage your plumbing, they should not be put down at all. The water should be turned on and then turn on disposal,  and then add the food but no fibrous foods or starchy foods.