4 Signs Your Water Heater Needs Replacing

Here at Ben Franklin Plumbing – Connecticut, we’re proud to have the opportunity to provide our communities with the plumbing and water services you need to have a happy, healthy, and smoothly-functioning home. With a crew of seasoned pros who know how to get the job done efficiently, correctly, and on-time every time, we invite you to find out why Ben Franklin is known as The Punctual Plumber. Sometimes, it’s hard to tell whether or not your water heater is on its last legs. Luckily for you, we’ve put together a list of some red flags to watch out for… Read More »4 Signs Your Water Heater Needs Replacing

A Simple Method for Unclogging a Bathtub Drain

We’ve all been there. You’re in a situation where your home’s bathtub drain is clogged with what you can only presume is hair, dirt, soap, or some combination of those things. Whatever the cause might be, you want to fix the problem sooner rather than later, especially if you plan on taking a shower anytime soon. Truth is, there are a few ways you could go about unclogging your tub drain — but did you know that it could be as easy as getting out a plunger and screwdriver? Just follow these steps! You’ll Need: 1 screwdriver 1 standard plunger… Read More »A Simple Method for Unclogging a Bathtub Drain

The Benefits of a Good Plumber

Although some smaller plumbing issues may just need a DIY fix, more moderate to severe problems most likely require the eye of a trained professional with the right tools on hand. Check out our video for information on some of the benefits of leaving your plumbing issues to the pros!

3 Ben Franklin Plumbing Services That Might Surprise You

Here at Benjamin Franklin Plumbing Connecticut, we’re proud to be able to provide local families and communities with timely, thorough, and expertly performed plumbing services to get their home’s plumbing systems up and running as they should. As a team, we understand how vital it is for individuals and families to have the support they need for any type of plumbing problem or emergency, which is why we offer a number of services that you may not have expected. To learn more, have a look at some of these services from our crew that may surprise you! Water Pump Services… Read More »3 Ben Franklin Plumbing Services That Might Surprise You


There are more than 400,000 plumbers in the United States, but not all of them are equal. You’ve heard the horror stories in the news — the plumber that overcharges you or does a terrible job. Don’t let this put you off. There are loads of qualified, experienced professionals who can optimize your household plumbing system and save you money on your water bills. Here are four tips for hiring a plumber. 1. Look for Credentials All good plumbers have the necessary credentials that prove they are up to the job. When checking out plumbers in your area, look for things… Read More »4 TIPS FOR HIRING A PLUMBER