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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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How Much to Unstop My Toilet

How much to unstop my toilet,  is a call that plumbers in the Sarasota/Bradenton area often get asked.  Or, how much does it cost to snake out my drain? This would seem like a reasonable question for one to ask.  However, beware if someone quotes you a price over the phone to clear a stoppage, whether it be a low price or a price you might think is too high. The best thing to do is to call a reputable Florida State Certified Plumbing Contractor and request a Master Plumber to come out and give you a estimate on … [Read More]

Snake Stuck in Tub – What Do I Do?

It was a typical Thursday evening at your house. You may have rented or owned this house for years. You take a shower and everything is normal. Your spouse takes their shower and that’s when you hear them yell for you, to say that the tub is not draining. Well of course you are going to look for yourself, because they must be mistaken. It worked when you were in there. So you go in and sure enough the tub is full of water and not draining. What do you do? Service Plumbers in Sarasota use sewer cables, that … [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 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]

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My Toilet is Stopped Up and Overflowing.

My toilet is stopped up and over flowing. What a mess that can be.  Does this happen to you when you have company? My toilet is stopped and overflowing is a common complaint that Plumbers in Sarasota and Lakewood Ranch get around the holidays.  That’s when guests come and your plumbing system starts working at maximum capacity. My toilet is stopped up and overflowing is not something you need or want, especially when your guest are over for a festive occasion.  It is usually somewhat embarrassing for your guests to have to tell you that your toilet is stopped … [Read More]

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My Sink Stopper is Stuck Closed.

My sink stopper is stuck closed and company is coming over.  Most of the time, people are referring to the sink in their bathroom.  They try to open the stopper but nothing happens.  This problem may be occurring due to the following reasons: 1) The clip that holds the horizontal lever to the vertical lift rod has come off. 2)  The horizontal lever attached to the pop-up assembly, if made from steel,  has rusted away. 3)  The pop-up plug it itself has a broken end. The first problem is fairly easy to fix.  One just has to get under … [Read More]

Lori Stone

My Bathroom Leaks, Can You Fix It?

My bathroom leaks, can you fix it?  Wimpy’s had this call last week in Sarasota.  To the customer, this seemed like the most ordinary question in the world.  Of course, Wimpy’s can fix it.  We will send out a Florida State Certified Licensed Master Plumber to fix your bathroom leak. My bathroom leaks, can mean a lot of things.  If you call us, our secretary ,”Lori”, may ask you some more questions.  Our Master Plumbers like to have as much information as possible when they show up at your home, to fix your bathroom leak. Lori may ask which … [Read More]