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The Best Plumbers in Sacramento County CA Are the Ones Proven Safe To Hire


Plumbers in Sacramento County CA bearing The Prime Buyer's Report TOP 10 symbol are the plumbers that have exceeded the minimum California regulatory standard. They are the ones proven by our independent research to have passed the TOP 10 requirements for competency and value, carry insurance as protection for you the customer, who have agreed to hire only employess legal to work in the U.S., and for whom our staff have called previous customers to verify high satisfaction with the new plumbing or plumbing repair in Sacramento County CA.

 

Updated May 1, 2018

 The TOP 10 Plumbing Companies in Sacramento County CA

D&J Plumbing Inc
(916) 922-4888
4341 Winters St
Sacramento, CA 95838

Areas Served: Sacramento CA,Citrus Heights CA,Sacramento County,Fair Oaks CA,Carmichael,Elk Grove
Services: plumbing company for new plumbing, plumbing repair, leak detection, leak repair

Boyd Plumbing
(916) 988-3111
6105 Main Ave # 3
Orangevale, CA 95662

Areas Served: Sacramento County CA,Antelope CA,Florin CA,Lemon Hill CA,Elk Grove CA,Sacramento CA
Services: residential plumbers, commercial plumbers for new plumbing, plumbing repair

Steve Anderson's Plumbing Inc
(916) 483-7321
5930 Stanley Ave
Carmichael, CA 95608

Areas Served: Sacramento County,Carmichael CA,Rio Linda CA,Sacramento CA,Elk Grove CA,Arden-Arcade
Services: local plumbing company, leak repair, lead detection, faucet repair, toilet repair

Rutan Plumbing Inc
(916) 240-5178
3429 Freedom Park Dr # 317
Citrus Heights, CA 95621

Areas Served: Sacramento CA,Orangevale CA,Sacramento County,Elk Grove CA,Antelope,Citrus Heights CA
Services: plumbing contractors for all home plumbing repair and new plumbing

Gold River Plumbing
(916) 414-8085
11230 Gold Express Dr # 310
Gold River, CA 95670

Areas Served: Elk Grove CA,Folsom CA,Foothill Farms CA,Sacramento CA,Sacramento County,Carmichael
Services: plumbers for plumbing repair & new plumbing, pressure relief valves, water pressure

Dobkin & Co
(916) 686-1500
10519 E Stockton Blvd # 120
Elk Grove, CA 95624

Areas Served: Sacramento Calif,Folsom CA,Florin CA,Parkway CA,Rancho Cordova CA,Sacramento County,
Services: plumbing contractors, new plumbing, replumbing, copper repiping, plumbing repair

Westco Plumbing
(916) 331-0840
4755 Auburn Blvd # 1
Sacramento, CA 95841

Areas Served: Sacramento County,Elk Grove CA,Vineyard CA,Sacramento CA,Folsom CA,Rancho Cordova CA,
Services: plumbers for residential plumbing repair, commercial plumbing repair, new plumbing

Domco Plumbing
(916) 353-0203
809 Reading St
Folsom, CA 95630

Areas Served: Sacramento CA,Galt CA,Sacramento County,Elk Grove CA,Citrus Heights CA,Carmichael CA
Services: plumbing leak repair, low water pressure problem repair, new plumbing, repiping

Rapid Rooter Plumbing
(916) 448-2672
5013 Roberts Ave # B
McClellan, CA 95652

Areas Served: North Highlands CA,Sacramento CA,Sacramento County,Antelope CA,Folsom CA,Elk Grove CA
Services: plumbers for plumbing repair, leak repair, leaky faucet, home repiping

The Best Plumbers in Sacramento County CA Are the Ones Proven Safe To Hire 

The state of California requires plumbers in Sacramento County CA to be licensed as plumbing contractors by the state, such as with the C36 license specifically for plumbing, which legally allows them to construct or connect on-site waste disposal systems, piping, storage tanks and venting for gasses or liquids, all flues and gas connections, water and gas piping from utility meter to the building, installation of equipment for hot water including solar powered, maintenance and replacement of all previous items also including gas earthquake valves, gas control valves, back flow preventors, and regulating valves. 

But the state license is no guarantee that any particular plumbing company in Sacramento County CA is doing business ethically, providing real value, and satisfying customers.

This makes it all the more significant that all plumbing services in Sacramento County CA that bear The Prime Buyer's Report-TOP 10 symbol have been cleared by our research staff as passing all the requirements for Prime Buyer's Report-TOP 10 status such as survey phone calls to previous customers to verify high satisfaction, good complaint record, verified state license for plumbing, liability insurance, only employees legal to work in the U.S., and more.

Good Plumbers in Sacramento County CA Perform Numerous Services
The best plumbers in Sacramento County CA are capable of much more than fixing leaky faucets or clogged toilets. They are required to be adept at all aspects of piping, connections, and waste disposal systems in your home. Basically, the plumbers handle anything that moves, removes, stores, or controls the temperature of a gas or liquid.

With such a wide range of required expertise, it's understandable that some plumbers specialize and offer different plumbing services than others. Some are commercial plumbers in Sacramento County CA, while others specialize in plumbing for new construction.

Fortunately, you can still find good plumbing companies in Sacramento County CA for the specific service specialty you need.

Some plumbers in Sacramento County have experience doing leak detection, leak repair, and fixture replacements. Many local plumbers also unclog drains and pipes with Hydroscrub jetting or other high powered jetting systems, and then they can outfit those clean pipes with backflow prevention systems. If you need resolution to a more complicated plumbing problem, the best plumbers in Sacramento County CA can locate and perform video inspection of water lines and attend to underground plumbing issues. 

In addition to the actual labor, some plumbing companies are willing to offer their expert knowledge to other household issues. Specially trained plumbers are equipped to deal with escrow inspections, propane and natural gas leaks, and gas line installation services. 

Plumbers for Repiping in Sacramento County CA

Repiping is the replacement of all existing water pipes with brand new pipes. Repiping in Sacramento County CA is often done to improve hot water delivery, permanently solve plumbing leak problems, or solve the problem of low water pressure. When repiping in Sacramento County, ask the plumbers about the best choices in pipe materials to repipe with.

Many plumbers recommend repiping with copper as a safe, strong material that resists corrosion and carries warranties. There are different grades of copper piping however, so ask the plumbing companies in Sacramento County to be specific in their repiping bids.

Low Water Pressure Problems
Local plumbers in Sacramento County CA, including those in Sacramento County and your area, can help solve low water pressure problems. Low water pressure can be due to something simple like sediment that is clogging a showerhead or the removable aerator on a sink faucet, in which case unscrewing them and cleaning them may be all that is needed.

But low water pressure can also be due to something more serious like restricted water flow in your main water line due to a kink, deposit build-up or clogs. A faulty water pressure relief valve can also cause low water pressure.  

Good local plumbers can install two water pressure gauges, one on either side of your pressure relief valve (or pressure reduction valve) to determine the water pressure coming into your home from the city water main, or your well, and then compare that to the gauge measurement of the water coming out of your pressure valve to determine if the water pressure relief valve or pressure reduction valve is at fault.

Sometimes low water pressure is simply due to geography. If your water is supplied by the city in Sacramento County or elsewhere in Sacramento County CA, compare your water pressure to that at other homes on your street. It may be that if your home is on a hill or closer to a municipal water tower or that low water pressure is not due to your plumbing but is endemic to the neighborhood. If your water comes from a well, that may also be the reason for your low water pressure. In both instances, plumbers can install a water pressure booster pump to solve your low water pressure problem.

Some Plumbers in Sacramento County CA Are Better Than Others
The Prime Buyer's Report lists these plumbers in Sacramento County CA: Steve Anderson's Plumbing Inc, Rutan Plumbing Inc, Dobkin & Co, Rapid Rooter Plumbing, Boyd Plumbing, Gold River Plumbing, Domco Plumbing, D&J Plumbing Inc, Westco Plumbing. Other plumbing companies in Sacramento County CA that might still be in business include: .

 

 

Questions to Ask Plumbers in Sacramento County CA 

When choosing which local plumber in Sacramento County and throughout Sacramento County to hire, ask these questions about the experience, range of services, credentials, methods and materials offered by the plumbing companies.

• How long have the local plumbing companies been plumbers in Sacramento County CA?

• How many plumbing jobs like yours have they completed?

• Can the plumbing contractors give you customer names and numbers you can call as references? (All plumbing companies bearing the Prime Buyer's Report-TOP 10 symbol have already had customer references called by our research staff so you don't have to.)    

• Do the local plumbers have experience with the specific type of plumbing services you're seeking (i.e., drain clog removal, plumbing leak detection, fixture repair versus replacement, low water pressure, new toilet installation, dripping sink repair, etc.)?

• How long should it take for the Sacramento County plumbers to solve your plumbing problem once they start?

• Will the plumbers be able to complete the plumbing repair work in a single visit?

•  Can the local plumbing companies prove that all their workers sent to your property are legally allowed to work in the U.S.? (All plumbing companies in Sacramento County CA bearing The Prime Buyer's Report-TOP 10 symbol have already signed an agreement to only hire documented workers.)    

• Does the plumbing contractor have active workers' compensation and general liability insurance for your protection? Does their insurance cover all of their employees who will be working on your premises? (All plumbing contractors in Sacramento County CA bearing the Prime Buyer's Report-TOP 10 symbol have already had proof of insurance verified by our research staff so you don't have to.)

• Do the Sacramento County plumbing companies in Sacramento County and your area charge for plumbing estimates? Or will they give you honest, detailed, free estimates?

• What type of warranty do the plumbers provide? What plumbing services does the warranty cover? Will they provide all warranty details in writing?

• Does the plumbing company owner do the work, or do they send employees to do it?

• Will the local plumbers provide a written contract?

• Do the Sacramento County  plumbers charge by the job (flat rate) or by the hour (time & materials)?

• Is the plumbing repair technician sent to you by the plumbing company paid a commission, thus increasing their pay with an increase in the cost of your job?

Once you've got answers to these questions, you're ready to review the bid for plumbing repairs or plumbing installation services. Price should rarely be the determining factor since cheap plumbers in Sacramento County CA usually aren't the best ones, and it can cost you more to repair or replace their faulty work or inadequate repair than if you chose the best plumbing company to begin with. Instead, look for quality and value rather than low price alone. You may find that you'll get much better value by hiring a company that is honestly and fairly priced and takes good care of customers.

When you've chosen the best plumbing company in Sacramento County CA for your specific needs and priorities, make sure they have a plumbing license from the state of California, which is legally required. (All plumbers in Sacramento County CA bearing The Prime Buyer's Report TOP 10 symbol have already had their state license as a plumbing contractor verified by our research staff so you don't have to.) 

 

 

Resources About Plumbers in Sacramento County CA 


The following is a list of key resources relevant to plumbers and plumbing companies in Sacramento County CA.

Licensing & Trade Organizations Related to Plumbers in Sacramento County CA

ABPA American Backflow Prevention Association www.abpa.org
ASPE American Society of Plumbing Engineers www.aspe.org
AWWA American Water Works Association www.awwa.org
BBB Better Business Bureau www.bbb.com
CANVAWWA California-Nevada Section American Water Works Association www.ca-nv-awwa.org
CSLB Contractors State Licensing Board www.cslb.ca.gov
CWA California Water Association www.calwaterassn.com
DCA California Department of Consumer Affairs(www.dca.ca.gov
PHCC Plumbing Contractors Association www.phccweb.org
PTA Pipe Trades Association www.pipeta.org
UA The United Association of Plumbers and Pipefitters www.ua.org
WPC World Plumbing Council www.worldplumbing.org





Media & Web Resources Relevant to Plumbers in Sacramento County CA

P&HE Magazine


Plumbing Engineer Magazine
www.plumbingengineer.com

Plumbing & Mechanical Magazine
www.pmmag.com

Backflow Prevention & Plumbing Standards Magazine
www.iapmodwbp.org/Pages/BackflowPreventionPlumbingStandardsMagazine.aspx

Plumbing Systems and Design Magazine

www.aspe.org/PSDArchives


The Prime Buyer's Report provides information for the TOP 10 Plumbers in Sacramento County CA within the following zip codes:

95860, 95826, 95660, 95832, 95817, 95821, 95640, 95673, 95843, 95837, 95812, 95626, 95814, 95693, 95741, 95632, 95609, 95830, 95662, 95757, 95838, 95842, 95841, 95611, 95690, 95610, 95758, 95853, 95864, 95655, 95628, 95824, 95763, 95829, 95816, 95831, 95608, 95815, 95624, 95641, 95683, 95833, 95834, 95866, 95827, 95630, 95818, 95822, 95742, 95828, 95759, 95621, 95840, 95819, 95638, 95670, 95820, 95811, 95652, 95835, 95823, 95865 and 95825



The Prime Buyer's Report provides information for the TOP 10 Plumbing in Sacramento County CA within the following cities:

Folsom, Rosemont, Citrus Heights, Lemon Hill, Foothill Farms, Sloughhouse, Wilton, Arden-Arcade, Fair Oaks, Galt, Sacramento, Elverta, North Highlands, Vineyard, Fruitridge Pocket, La Riviera, Elk Grove, Florin, Gold River, Parkway, Rancho Cordova, Rancho Murieta, Antelope, Orangevale, Carmichael and Rio Linda


 

 

 

 

 

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Independent research conducted by Prime Buyer's Report editors includes phone call surveys with customers of local businesses, checks with state agencies on license and complaint history, verification that each business has insurance coverage to protect you as a customer, phone interviews of business owners, signed agreements that they use only legal workers, and more to determine the businesses that are safe to spend with.

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Questions to Ask Plumbers in Sacramento County CA

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Resources About Plumbers in Sacramento County CA


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