Honest, Dependable, Expert Service.

maryland plumbing service truck cutout

Plumbing Blog

What to Do During a Plumbing Emergency

April 10, 2019
Category: Tips

Plumbing is kind of like your car, you don’t truly appreciate it until it breaks down. Maybe you had a pipe burst and now your basement is flooding, maybe you have an overflowing toilet. No matter what is going wrong, there are a couple of things you need to do to manage and repair your […]

Read More >>


Water Damage Leads to Mold

March 27, 2019
Category: Tips

You may not think about your home’s plumbing all that often, after all it is mostly hidden behind your walls and under your loors. But ignoring your pipes for too long could have disastrous results. Even a small leak can lead to big problems, and we’d like to explain why. Nipping Problems in the Bud […]

Read More >>


Bathroom Remodeling Warnings from a Plumber

March 19, 2019
Category: Tips

The process of having your bathroom remodeled can be very exciting. There are a ton of options and potential possibilities for you to choose from and once the project is finished, you’ll be able to enjoy your new bathroom to the fullest. However, whether you’re tackling the project yourself or hiring a professional, there are […]

Read More >>


How to Fix a Running Toilet

December 13, 2018
Category: Tips

Usually, when something is “running” it is working properly. However, this is not the case when it comes to your toilet. A toilet that runs either continuously or at various intervals without you actually activating it can waste gallons of water and cost you a good chunk of change the next time you see your […]

Read More >>


3 Ways to Avoid Burst Pipes this Winter

December 4, 2018
Category: Tips

Cold weather can spell trouble for interior pipes and having a pipe burst in your home is serious business. This event can cause thousands of dollars in damages and can be quite costly to repair. However, prevention is key when it comes to major home repairs and today, we’re going to be looking at some […]

Read More >>


3 Great Questions to Ask Your Local Plumber

November 26, 2018
Category: Tips

Your house’s plumbing is one of its most important components and when something goes wrong, the results can be disastrous. When you get some plumbing work done, there are a few questions that you should ask to ensure that your plumbing will be better taken care of in the future. Here are three such questions. […]

Read More >>


Prevent Plumbing Disasters in the Winter

November 19, 2018
Category: Tips

Oh, the weather outside might not be too frightful yet, but that just means that it’s time for preventive maintenance. Today we’re going to go over a few of the ways that you can prevent the worst from happening with your plumbing this holiday season. So, grab your notepad and let’s get cracking! Find Your […]

Read More >>


Common Washing Machine Issues

October 25, 2018
Category: Plumbing Systems, Tips

Most homeowners run into problems with their washing machine at some point or another. Things like leaking, breakdowns, or clothes not coming out clean can impact your daily life. Let’s look at some of the most common washing machine problems homeowners may encounter. Leaking If you are experiencing a leak from your washer you may […]

Read More >>


5 Ways to Save Water in Your Home

October 18, 2018
Category: Tips

Whether you have a well or are on city water, limiting your water consumption is a great way to help reduce your environmental impact while also lowering your expenses. Let’s look at some ways to save water in your home that are easy yet effective. Address Leaks One of the biggest ways you can limit […]

Read More >>


Plumbing Issues in Older Homes

October 11, 2018
Category: Tips

Older homes can be extraordinarily beautiful, but they can also come with a lot of problems. One area that many homeowners of older homes experience is with their plumbing. If your old home hasn’t had many plumbing updates over the years there could be some problems brewing within those walls. Pipe Problems Pipe problems are […]

Read More >>


1 2 3 6

What Our Customers Say

"Great experience. Moved into a new home and experienced major plumbing issues (flooding) the morning after New Years. The plumber arrived that morning within the hour and relieved the issues, also provided some recommendations that benefited us in the long-run."

-Matt Lewis

Get Your Water Flowing Again

Click here to view the areas that we serve

Frederick County: Frederick (21701, 20702, 21703, 21709), New Market (21774) , Mount Airy (21771), Urbana (21704), Ijamsville (21754), Walkersville (21793), Libertytown (21762), Damascus (20872), and more.

Howard County: Clarksville (21029), Columbia (21044), Cooksville (21723), Dorsey (21075), Elkridge (21075), Ellicott City (21043), Fulton (20759), Glenelg (21737), Glenwood (21738), Granite (21163), Hanover (21076), Highland (20777), Jessup (20794), Lisbon (21765), Marriottsville (21104), North Laurel (20723), West Friendship (21794), Woodbine (21797), Woodstock (21163), and more.

Montgomery County: Olney (20832), Damascus (20872), Laytonsville (20882), Silver Spring (20910), Clarksburg (20871), Gaithersburg (20878), Germantown (20876), Bethesda (20816), Chevy Chase (20815), and more.

Baltimore County: Arbutus (21227), Catonsville (21228, 21250), Cockeysville (21030, 21031, 21065), Dundalk (21222), Edgemere (21219), Essex (21221), Garrison (21055), Lansdowne (21227), Lochearn (21207), Lutherville (21093), Middle River (21220), Milford Mill (21244), Overlea (21236), Owings Mills (21117), Parkville (21234), Park Heights (21215), Pikesville (21208), Randallstown (21133), Reisterstown (21136), Rosedale (21237), Timonium (21093), Towson (21204), White Marsh (21162), Woodlawn (21207), and more.

Carroll County: Eldersburg (21784), Finksburg (21048), Hampstead (21074), Manchester (21102), Marriottsville (21104), Taneytown (21787), Union Bridge (21791), Westminster (21157, 21158), Mount Airy (21771), New Windsor (21776), Sykesville (21784), Woodbine (21797), Taneytown (21787), and more.

Washington, DC and Northern Virginia

Michael Runk Plumbing and Heating