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Where Is My Main House Water Shut Off Valve?

Where is my main house water shut off valve, is a question plumbers get asked a lot.  During the moment of panic, when your house is flooding, the answer can not come soon enough. Turning your water off at the main house shut off valve, should be something everyone in the house needs to know.  It’s kinda like emergency fire drills.  You hope you never need to turn it off, because of a flood, but you need to know where it is and that it works easy.  Also make sure it is easy to find and is accessible.  Just … [Read More]


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Sarasota Plumber Loves Sarasota!

At Wimpy’s Dependable Plumbing, we love Sarasota, Florida. Not only is it beautiful here, there’s so much to do, including arts and culture, beautiful white-sand beaches, State parks, fine dining, and exquisite shopping. People come from all over the world to experience what we could take for granted. Sarasota Plumbers with History in Sarasota Sarasota Plumber, Bubba Butler, loves Sarasota, like he loves the United States of America.  Our little town has a lot of choices.  Whether it be where you go for fun or where you go for dinner.  Or when you need to call a Plumber. Sarasota … [Read More]


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Integrity, Does Your Sarasota Plumber Have It?

Integrity, does your Sarasota Plumber have it?  Can you ask your plumbers’ professional opinion about your plumbing system and get an honest answer?  Or do you have to wonder if what he is proposing to do is just for his benefit? Integrity, does your Sarasota Plumber have it?  Its’ been said, that the definition of integrity is; what you do when no one is looking.  I think that is a pretty true statement.  There are times when you need to call a plumber and you just cannot be on the job site, due to various reasons.  So when the … [Read More]


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What to Do about a Leak in the Wall

Leak in the wall? You wake up one morning and your floor is wet near a wall.  Oh what a bummer!  What do you do?  How wet is it getting?  One thing you can do is put your ear on the wall.  Do you hear the sound of water hissing?  Is it loud?  If you cannot hear water running, maybe it is a drainage waste arm from a sink. Leak in the wall, getting the floor wet, may be caused by your air conditioner condensate drain line that could be stopped up. Estimate from Sarasota Plumber Before you tear … [Read More]


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Leaking Pipe Under House. I Hear Water Running.

So, you and your family just had a great time at Siesta Key Beach or one of the many public beaches in the Sarasota or Bradenton area.  Your all sandy and salty, maybe got a little too much sun.  A nice shower would hit the spot.  When you get home and open the front door, the sound of water running hits your ears. Your house, is the old Florida Cracker style, that is all wood and has a crawl space under it.  As you investigate where the sound of water is coming from, you hear it hitting the underside … [Read More]


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Dependable Plumber in Sarasota!

Dependable Plumber in Sarasota, do you have one?  A plumber that will come when you call him?  When you need a plumber, would you rather someone come now or sometime next week? Dependable Plumber in Sarasota, do you wish you had a plumber that you could rely on, to be there when you really needed him in the Sarasota area? Dependable Plumber in Sarasota?  This is more the exception than the rule.  Webster’s dictionary defines dependable as; “reliable, trustworthy”.  Another definition would be; Wimpy’s Dependable Plumbing. To us here at Wimpy’s Dependable Plumbing, we believe in being on time, … [Read More]


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My Sink Gurgles When I Flush My Toilet.

My sink gurgles when I flush my toilet, is a complaint plumbers often hear from their customers over the phone.  Sometimes they hear the gurgling noise in the other bathroom. My sink gurgles when I flush my toilet is an indication of a partial stoppage.  This problem should be addressed soon and not ignored, because it will turn into a totally stopped up waste line.  This is when all the toilets would back up and overflow onto the floor.  This will create an emergency situation when you need a Plumber right now. My sink gurgles when I flush my … [Read More]


Why You Should Love Your Plumber!

Why you should Love Your Plumber, top ten reasons: 1) You should Love Your Plumber, because he is honest with you. 2) You should Love Your Plumber, because he gives you options to fix your problem. 3) You should Love Your Plumber, because he says what he does and does what he says. 4) You should Love Your Plumber, because he returns your call promptly. 5) You should Love Your Plumber, because he treats you with respect. 6) You should Love Your Plumber, because he treats your home with respect. 7) You should Love Your Plumber, because he is … [Read More]


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Bradenton Plumber, Wimpy’s, Solved Mystery Plumbing Problem!

Bradenton Plumber, Wimpy’s Dependable Plumbing, solved mystery plumbing problem Thursday afternoon. The customer was so grateful, because he had tried everything he knew before he called. Bradenton Plumber, Wimpy’s, solved mystery plumbing problem, shortly after he arrived at the job.  With over 40 years of experience under his belt, Bubba Butler was able to determine the problem and fix it. Bradenton Plumber, Wimpy’s, solved mystery plumbing problem because he had everything on his fully stocked plumbing truck in an organized manner, where he could find just what he needed right away. Some Plumbers drive vehicles so disorganized, that when … [Read More]


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Honest Plumber, Honest Answers,Wimpy’s Tips for Thanksgiving.

Honest Plumber, honest answers. Wimpy’s Dependable Plumbing Company is the Sarasota Plumber you need to call to get just that. Honest Plumber, honest answers.  That’s why our customers refer us to their friends and family. They want to tell other people why they Love Their Plumber.  In fact, go to www.Love Your Plumber.com and see the video testimonials and written referral letters. Honest Plumber, honest answers.  As a local Sarasota Plumber, we are a family owned smaller company that provides exceptional service.  We believe in treating you the way we want to be treated. When you have a plumbing … [Read More]