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There are almost half a million plumbers in the US alone. Each state has its own licensing and certification rules for plumbers. At Angi, we provide the best reviews to find and hire plumbing pros that can help install or repair any type of pipe or plumbing need. You can see our list of plumbers along with ratings or browse plumbers near you to match with a plumbing company quickly.

Learn more about plumbers including the cost of plumbing repairs, common plumbing problems, and questions to ask before hiring plumbers—plus many more plumbing details.

Common Plumbing Problems

Water softener unit
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Many water softeners are automatic, but others might need service when there's a difference in water quality.
While water softeners are inherently green, there are a few considerations you can make when seeking an eco-friendly purchase. (Photo courtesy of Kinetico San Antonio)
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On an energy efficiency kick? Your water softener may already be greener than you think.
Try applying a mixture of hot water, high-strength vinegar and lemon juice to hard water stains on glassware. (Photo courtesy of Peterson Salt and Water Treatment )
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Mineral deposits on your glasses, counters and dishes? Tackle them with these easy home remedies
Water Heater top
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Angie Hicks responds to a homeowner who says her water heater is past its expected lifetime.
A tankless water heater takes up less room and heats water on demand. It can last more than twice as long as a standard tank water heater. (Photo courtesy of Angie's List member Patti C. of Mobile, Alabama)
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There are good reasons why many folks choose to go tankless. Learn why saving money isn’t one of them.