Luxury Bathroom Plumbing

Planning a luxury bathroom can seem like a daunting task. Once you’ve started the process, getting the bathroom of your dreams can be confusing, especially considering that the fixtures are often the last to be installed, yet they are the first things that should be selected. Seems backwards doesn’t it? The rough plumbing that goes […]

Energy & Water Efficient Washers

The average U.S. household washes about 400 loads of laundry per year, which adds up to thousands of gallons of water and a lot of energy. So it’s no wonder why those in the market for a new washer should be concerned with energy and water efficiency. The good news is that washers have come […]

How to Use a Water Meter to Check For Leaks

Plumbing leaks of all kinds contribute to significant water waste for many homes and businesses. In fact, studies have shown that leaks can cause a typical home can lose between 2,000 and 20,000 gallons of water per year. Some leaks are easy to spot, such as dripping faucets and hissing toilets, while others can go undetected […]

Do You Know What to Look for in a Plumber?

Whether you found your plumber from an ad in C-Ville Weekly, picked up a card at a local restaurant, or asked your neighbor who they thought the best plumber in Charlottesville is, there are certain things you need to look for in a plumber. The five major factors to consider when hiring a plumbing company […]

Did You Know We Have a Location in Charlottesville, Virginia?

Robinson’s Plumbing serves the heart of Central Virginia with locations in both Richmond and Charlottesville. If you are a residential home owner or commercial property managers in the area, Robinson’s Plumbing has got you covered. As an award winning plumbing company with an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau, Robinson’s is a name you […]

What is an Automatic Water Shut-Off System?

Automatic water shut-off systems have water sensors on the floor that signal a control panel to shut off the main water supply and alert home owners to potential water damage. These sensors monitor water threats when you are away from your home and while your family is sleeping. People rarely associate flooding with fire, but […]

Go Green and Save Money by Upgrading Appliances

Looking to cut down your monthly utility bills and help the environment at the same time?  Fortunately, saving money and helping the environment often go hand-in-hand.  If you still have appliances made in the 1990s or earlier, it is probably time to consider replacing some of those old appliance, because appliance technology has come a […]

Converting Your Propane Grill to Gas

I know what you are thinking, what does a plumbing company know about natural gas lines?  Believe it or not, natural gas installation and repair is one of our specialties.  Not only can we handle gas hot water heater, gas stove, and gas furnace installations, but something people often overlook is how easy it is […]

Down the Drain: 10 Do’s and Don’ts for the Kitchen Sink

Unclogging a drain can be a costly inconvenience and a major hassle, sometimes requiring entire sections of piping to be added or removed just to access the clog, especially in older homes. Avoid these hassles by following our simple tips for keeping your kitchen sink and garbage disposal it tip top shape. Do use cold […]