How much do toilets cost and what features do you need?

You might wonder how much you really need to know about your toilet. As long as its doing it’s business so you can do your business, you probably don’t think about your toilet much. However, if you’re doing a bathroom renovation or if your toilet breaks, leaks or doesn’t flush properly, you’re probably considering what […]

Why Is My Drain Gurgling?

Don’t ignore funny noises coming from your drain. Any time a gurgling noise is heard coming from a kitchen or bathroom drain it needs to be investigated. Many people think if water is draining properly, then the drain noise is probably no big deal, but the truth is it could be a warning sign of […]

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 […]

What Not to Put Down the Drain

Pouring a little bit of oil, food scraps, or a wipe or two down the drain might not seem like a big deal, especially if you’ve got a garbage disposal to help it along, but over time these things can wreak havoc on your plumbing system. Items that aren’t specifically designed to break down in […]

Why Hire a Professional Plumber?

Every father in-law in history is a plumbing and home repair expert, but hiring someone that isn’t a trained professional to work on your plumbing could cost you big in the long run. When it comes to repairing or updating your plumbing, installing a new hot water heater, replacing the garbage disposal, or running a […]

Common Causes of Clogged Toilets

Clogged toilets are unpleasant and more common than we would like. Backed up toilets are more than just inconvenient, they can be unsanitary, messy, lead to costly repairs and render an entire bathroom useless. If you are dealing with a clogged toilet, it’s important to address the problem quickly, find out why the toilet clogged […]

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 […]

5 False Plumbing Facts Everyone Thinks Are True

Unfortunately there is a lot of misinformation about plumbing being passed around. Over the years we’ve seen it all, and too often we hear these five myths repeated like plumbing-gospel. We are here to set the record straight and debunk the plumbing myths that are doing more harm than good. Earthshattering Plumbing Myths Debunked 1.Lemons […]

Richmond Symphony Designer House

The Richmond Symphony Orchestra League (RSOL) is about to open their 16th designer house to the public, Hampton Manor. This unique home is what happens when over 20 talented interior and landscape designers join forces to visualize and create a home from the ground up. Robinson’s Plumbing had the privilege of installing the plumbing for […]

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 […]

Do You Know What To Do In a Plumbing Emergency?

Do you know how to shut off the water to your house? It is something many homeowners never think about, but it could save you from a major plumbing emergency. What would you do if your dishwasher suddenly began spewing water throughout your kitchen? What if the water line to your bathroom sprang a leak? […]

Autocirc-The Coolest Thing since Indoor Toilets

Believe it or not, plumbing just got a little sexier—and a little more logical – Autocirc. We don’t get to say that very often about plumbing, but wait till you hear about this— Autocirc it’s truly amazing. You know how it seems to take forever sometimes for the water to get hot in your sink […]