Common Questions

Prairieville Plumbing is here to remedy your plumbing troubles. Whether you’re managing unsanitary water, bizarre noises on your walls, want a water heater replaced, or have a hidden leak, we have the equipment and experience to make the correct repair services. Our professional technicians have been proudly serving Louisiana for years. We send our well mannered and expert techs to consult with our valued clients and additionally understand plumbing troubles of their houses or businesses. We’re proud to be the respectable and also trustworthy company you can depend on. After being in the business for so long, we’ve learned a lot about plumbing. Take a look at our list of the most requested plumbing and domestic maintenance questions. If you don’t see the response you’re searching for, do not hesitate call us.

Plumbing Services We Offer:

Sewer & Main Supply Hook Ups

Whole Home and Partial Repiping

Recorded Video Camera Inspections

Conventional & Tankless Water Heater Repair, Maintenance, and Installation

Whole Home Water Filter Maintenance and Installation

Hidden Leak Detection

Garbage Disposals

Drain/Supply Line Install and Relocation

Emergency Plumbing

Rooter/Drain Clog/Jetting Services

Backflow Valve Repair and Maintenance

Sump Pump Install and Maintenance

Toilet Maintenance and Repairs

Sink/Shower/Tub Faucet Install and Repair

What Can I Expect From Prairieville Plumbing?

We are certified in Louisiana and we guarantee the very best possible solution. All of our experts are trained to deal with any troubles that we may encounter. We service both commercial and residential, in addition to new construction.

How Often Does My Water Heater Need To Be Flushed?

If you have a tank water heater, you can extend the life of it with routine maintenance. This prevents leaks and sediment accumulation. Extensive cleaning removes harmful debris and deposits that build up inside the tank. Our expert plumbers can perform a flush service that will keep your water heater running more efficiently for yeas to come. For a well-running water heater system, we advise setting up a cleaning schedule on a yearly basis for optimal performance. This ensures your conventional water heater tank is able to continue to operate effectively and efficiently.

What Areas Does Prairieville Plumbing Serve?

Prairieville Plumbing serves the Prairieville, Baton Rouge and surrounding areas with professional plumbing service. We are available in all of the following parishes.

East Baton Rouge

West Baton Rouge



East Feliciana


Pointe Coupee

and many more!

How Do I Know If My Main Drain Is Clogged?

Clogs in your main drain line result in serious damage, so have a professional plumber take care of your blockages as soon as possible. Poor drainage in your toilet, shower, bath, and sinks is the first indication of blockage. In extreme cases, the water might not drain at all. Other indications of clogged drains could be foul odors, particularly around your sink and toilet. You may hear gurgling noises from your drains or when your toilet is flushed. All of these may be telling you that something isn’t right in your main drain line. But don’t worry, Prairieville Plumbing can come out to your residential or commercial property to unclog your drains pipes, so everything returns to running smoothly.

Should I Get A Tankless Heater?

A tankless water heater is an on-demand water heating system. They are cost-effective, durable, and much more efficient compared to a traditional tank water heater. Tankless hot water heaters do not take up a lot of space in your house. They use 30% to 50% less power than conventional tank heaters, which lowers your utility costs. Tankless systems only heat water when you need it, as opposed to maintaining temperature on gallons of hot water in a tank. They offer continuous hot water but only when you need it. So YES, we strongly recommend tankless water heaters for homeowners looking to reduce their water bill along with decrease the quantity of upkeep required throughout the year. Our technicians mount brand-new tankless water heaters in residences throughout the greater Baton Rouge area.

What Effect Does Chlorine Have On Our Health and Plumbing

High chlorine degrees are the last thing you want in your household’s water. Property owners throughout Louisiana rely on Prairieville Plumbing’s whole home water purification systems to effectively eliminate chlorine from their water. Our skin soaks up chlorine, which poisons our body. It increases the aging process and removes our skin of natural oils, which leads to dry, flaky, unhealthy skin. Chlorine also kills the good microorganisms that protect our bodies from danger and infection. Too much chlorine is extremely destructive to faucets and plumbing, which is why we recommend a well-functioning water filtration system in your house.

What Is A Sewer Line Sag?

When an area of your main drain pipe sinks due to soil problems, a sewer line belly occurs. This is usually due to faulty sewer line installation. Drain bellies can happen also from tree roots rotting under the pipe leaving a cavity, as well as severe climate variations. The drooping develops a trough. The trough gathers grease, debris, waste, and over time sludge accumulates . If left untreated, sewer line bellies bring about erosion, clogs and sewer back-ups. Prairieville Plumbing fixes sewage system bellies by determining the damaged area and reinforcing or replacing broken pipes. Our technicians correct sewer line bellies by mounting brand-new reinforced drain pipes.

What's The Worst That Could Happen If I Delay My Plumbing Repairs?

It’s vital to conduct repairs as possible if you have a plumbing issue. Water creates extreme architectural damage to your residence and or commercial property. The longer you avoid taking care of a trouble, the more costly the repair will certainly be.

Unattended plumbing issues can result in:

Water Damages Throughout Your Property

Sewer And Septic Failure

Foundational damage of a Home or Business

Mold and Mildew Health Risks

Wasted Money on Water Bill Spikes

Decreased Property Values

Insect Infestation

What Are Signs I Have a Hidden Leak In My Home?

If you do not pay close attention to your home, water leakages can go unseen for several years causing damage. They can create huge, expensive damages and also costly repair work. Many plumbing leaks are easy to recognize, as long as you know what to look out for.

Mildew or Moldy Odor

Mushy Flooring

Discolored Spots on Floors and Walls

Unexpected Muddy or Waterlogged Areas Outside

Cracks in Your Foundation

Water Bill & Water Meter Usage Spikes

Drips From Your First Floor Ceiling

Call Prairieville Plumbing if you experience any of these signs. We have the best leakage detection equipment to determine the precise location of your leaks. We repair it quickly and effectively.

What Is Hydro-Jetting And How Can It Help My Plumbing System?

Hydro jetting is an effective way to clean/clear pipes and drain lines. It’s non-invasive and it clears out any kind of debris, waste, and also sludge that may be obstructing your plumbing system. Hydro jetting pushes a very powerful jet of water through your pipes as well as sewer lines with of a unique multi-directional spraying nozzle. It’s completely safe and very healthy and never overpowers your plumbing system capacity. A thorough hydro jetting session cleans out every little thing in its course and prevents future buildup. At Prairieville Plumbing, we recommend hydro jetting for clearing harder clogs and routine maintenance for clean and clear pipes.

When Should I Replace My Water Heater?

It may be time to purchase a brand new water heater if your existing water heater is more than 12 years old. Older water heater tanks may become calcified, make noises, can cause leaks, and also stop heating your water when they get too old. These are all indications it may be time to replace your water heater. Call Prairieville Plumbing if you’re experiencing any of these concerns. We can replace your tank water heater or install a tankless hot water heater, which many residence and also local business owner enjoy for an unlimited supply of hot water.

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