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Frequently Asked Questions About Plumbing

For more than 10 years, we at Smith’s Plumbing Services have been providing solutions to a wide range of plumbing problems to our customers in Memphis, TN. Our company’s Memphis plumber has collected some of the most common questions asked by our customers. We hope you find the answers provided on this page useful!

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Why am I always running out of hot water?

This is a common complaint made by many homeowners. The reason you may be running out of hot water, often mid-shower, is because of a poorly functioning or old water heater. Over time, sediment can build up in your water heater, which can prevent it from working to its optimum level. This is why regular water heater maintenance is so important.

The flow of my kitchen’s faucet is less than normal. Why is that?

Poor water flow in a faucet is usually due to an aerator that has become clogged with calcium or sand. Try unscrewing the faucet head and cleaning it out with a brush. If that doesn’t work, we would be happy to fix it for you!

My garbage disposal smells bad. What can I do to get rid of the smell?

We recommend that you place citrus peels (orange or lemon) in your garbage disposal, along with ice cubes, and let it run for 30 seconds. You can also add liquid dish washing soap while the garbage disposal is still going. After the 30 seconds, let cold water run for a bit. This should do the trick!

Why does the water in my house look yellow?

This is most likely due to the fact that your piping system is very old. Over time, rust can build up inside the pipes, which causes water to look yellow. We can carefully examine the state of your pipes and provide you with pipe replacement services.

How much do you charge for a dispatch?

We charge $59 for a dispatch. We are always upfront about our pricing so that our customers always know what to expect from us. In addition, we offer financing to individuals who need immediate plumbing assistance but are worried about their financial situation.

Why should I hire your plumbing company?

Our licensed company is committed to delivering top-notch customer service because we think our customers deserve the very best. The needs of our customers are so important to us that we are available 24/7! No matter what time of day, we will be there for you when you need our help. We are proud to have an A+ Rating with the Better Business Bureau.

Our plumbing company’s founder also has shown the expertise necessary to obtain a Tennessee and Mississippi Master Plumbers License. We have the skills and state-of-the-art equipment needed to provide effective and professional service, every time.

More questions? Call Smith’s Plumbing Services at (901) 290-1110!

If you still need to have a question answered, please don’t hesitate to call our office for the information you need. Our plumbing expertise is here to help you find an effective and quick plumbing solution!

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  • “Josh made a phone call, went out of his way to go pick one [a toilet] up and install it that day. He was very polite, with a great personality, professional, very hard worker and left the bathroom cleaner than it was when he started.”

    4/18/2016 Memphis
  • “Cory was very professional and friendly.”

    Angela J. Arlington, TN, TN
  • “Excellent John did excellent job will refer to my friends family and co workers”

    Mary Memphis, TN
  • “I am a senior citizen”

    J. Sparks Memphis, TN
  • “Cody was great!”

    T. Collier Arlington, TN
  • “We had excellent plumbing service needs from your team. They were polite and thorough. Brock is great to working with us on this project. Also thank ...”

    D. Hopkins Bartlett, TN
  • “Professional friendly valuable information”

    Louie Cordova, TN
  • “They complete analyzed and addressed our problem, corrected it, informed us about potential causes, and avoidance in the future, and left the job in spotless condition.”

    Michael & Jo Bellaire Cordova
  • “Steve, Robert and Junior we're very knowledgeable about the problem and right off the bat this was going to be a long and drawn out process.”

    Charles Jones Memphis
  • “Good work”

    Tommy E Eads, TN
  • “Highly recommend!”

    Nona Bartlett, TN
  • “Stephen Bryant was prompt and did excellent service. Explained before repair and gave quote.”

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  • “Anyone who wants prompt and efficient plumbing work done would be well served to call Smith’s Plumbing.”

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