Every Des Moines homeowner, at some point, will be in need of a plumber. We tend to take plumbing for granted but as convenient as it is, the same water we find so useful can also cause extensive damage. A drip, leak, or other break in plumbing if neglected can cost thousands of dollars. Of course many Des Moines homeowners can save some money by handling the small problems themselves such as replacing a gasket under a faucet stem or unclogging a kitchen drain but it’s also important to know when it’s time to call in a professional plumber. All plumbing tasks are not necessarily difficult, but the homeowner may incur far more trouble and cost than if he’d just called in the experienced plumber to begin with.
Using care when selecting a Des Moines plumber is very important and can make the difference in whether your outcome is positive or a complete disaster. A flooded basement will, of course limit the time you may wish you had to be selective. Plumbing emergencies arise and when they do, time is short so you’re likely to select a plumber from the yellow pages of your phone book… not wise but you may have no other choice. Establishing a relationship of sorts with a good Des Moines plumber before you really need one is a good idea.
How to Locate a Quality Des Moines Plumber
Of course if you’re planning a new home or a remodeling project, you’ll have the time to shop around for a good Des Moines plumber New construction and remodeling projects may be specific areas of expertise for many professional plumbers and these probably won’t be the ones you’re looking for in the case of a needed repair. When remodeling your home, finding a Des Moines plumber that will do repairs along with that remodel is a plus. You’ll have a plumber that is able to trouble-shoot and repair any problems with ease when he is familiar with your systems.
Asking friends, family and trusted neighbors for their recommendations is the best route to choosing a Des Moines plumber. Another good source for tracking down a good plumber can be through local home contractors or real estate agents. Through their contacts due to the nature of their work, these people can be a great source of information. They should know of available and reliable Des Moines plumbers.
These guys do excellent work and respond quickly. Had an outside faucet corrode 8ft underground and they handled it quickly and for less than the other quotes we received.
- Brandon Eastridge. 2/11/2020
Kriens is the best!
- Lara Utter. 0/23/2020
We had a real problem with our sump pump and its connection to the storm sewer out to the street. Dave and two of his guys spent the day today fixing the situation. On top of that, they were gentlemen and good guys. We really appreciated the service.
- wkeithwise . 6/11/2019
I can not say enough about this company when it comes to honesty and fair prices. I can say Bryan has been out several times and saved me on some tough jobs and was a joy to work with and very fair on price!!
- Pat Cowles. 6/1/2019
We use Krien's for all our plumbing issues. Bryan is the plumber who has completed the last few jobs for us and is always very honest and thorough with his work. He gives me an idea of cost and goes above and beyond with service. I highly recommend Krien's for any plumbing needs big or small!
- Anne Quass. 3/22/2019
Excellent and fast service! The lady who answered the phone was super nice. Brian came out on short notice due to a busted whole house water filter. He did a great job and reps the southside of des moines businesses well! Thank you.
- Revell Green. 10/29/2018
Professional, competitive prices, and prompt service. I couldn't be more impressed with their service! Thanks!
- Gina Swanson. 5/13/2018
Good company and great people.
- Michael Harvey. 3/28/2018
We regularly use Kriens Plumbing and have had nothing but the best service, great response time and fair prices. I highly recommend them and am agrateful for how they're able to help us out at our many properties. Kate R.
- Kate Ridge. 10/9/2017
Highly recommend! Brian was my plumber. Came out and knew exactly what the issue was just from talking with me. Found out that it was not a plumbing issue but a drain issue. Referred me to someone and even called and spoke to that Drain company, explained the issue to them and got an appointment set up for me. Super nice, service was amazing and went above and beyond when he didn't have any obligation to do so. I will definitely use them in the future.