Absolute Plumbing, Heating, & Drains

(619) 862-0397 www.absoluteplumber.net

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Business overview

Service Area

  • Barrio Logan
  • Bonita
  • Carlsbad
  • Carmel Valley
  • Chula Vista
  • Clairemont
  • College Area
  • Coronado
  • Del Mar
  • Downtown
  • El Cajon
  • Encanto
  • Encinitas
  • Escondido
  • Hillcrest
  • Imperial Beach
  • Kensington
  • La Jolla
  • La Mesa
  • Lakeside
  • Mira Mesa
  • Miramar
  • Mission Bay
  • Mission Valley
  • National City
  • Ocean Beach
  • Oceanside
  • Old Town
  • Otay Mesa
  • Pacific Beach
  • Point Loma
  • Poway
  • Rancho Bernardo
  • Rancho Pe?asquitos
  • Rancho Santa Fe
  • San Marcos
  • San Pasqual
  • San Ysidro
  • Santee
  • Scripps Ranch
  • Spring Valley
  • Sunset Cliffs
  • Tierrasanta
  • Torrey Pines
  • Vista
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Services

  • ADA Compliant Installation
  • Air Conditioning & Heating Service
  • Burst Pipes
  • Cleanouts Installed
  • Code Violation Repair
  • Commercial & Industrial
  • Drain Cleaning
  • Drainage Problems
  • Flood Clean Up
  • Foundation Leak Repair
  • Gas Line Service
  • Installation & Digging
  • Leak Protection
  • Locating & Inspecting
  • Maintenance & Repair - General
  • Mobile Home Plumbing Services
  • Plumbing - General
  • Polybutylene Replacement
  • Remodeling & Replacing
  • Tree Root Removal
  • Unclogging
  • Water Damage Prevention
  • Water Damage Repair & Restoration
  • Water Pressure Adjustment

Systems & Parts

  • Back Flow Preventers
  • Bathroom Fixtures
  • Boilers & Water Heaters
  • Catch Basins
  • Drains & Pipes
  • Flood Control & Prevention System
  • Flood Sensors
  • Kitchen Fixtures
  • Pumps
  • Sewer Lines & Systems
  • Tankless Water Heaters
  • Water Damage Protection
  • Water Lines
  • Water Shut-Off Systems
  • Water Softeners

Kudzu's "Best Of" Winner

2012

Credentials

MEMBER OF THE BBB WITH A POSITIVE RATING . FULLY LICENSED AND INSURED BY THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA. CHEK TO SEE IF YOUR CONTRACTOR IS LICENSED AT http://www.cslb.ca.gov/

Hours of Operation

  • MON
  • 7:00am
  • 6:00pm
  • TUE
  • 7:00am
  • 6:00pm
  • WED
  • 7:00am
  • 6:00pm
  • THU
  • 7:00am
  • 6:00pm
  • FRI
  • 7:00am
  • 6:00pm
  • SAT
  • 7:00am
  • 6:00pm
  • SUN
  • 7:00am
  • 6:00pm

* 24-Hour Service Available

Payments Accepted

  • Cash Only
  • Debit Card
  • Discover
  • Mastercard
  • Personal Checks
  • Visa

Year Established

2007

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Started well, ended bad, 8/12/2013

We were very satisfied with the initial visit from Absolute. The gentleman took the time to review our list of repairs and even talked us out of replacing our water heater (he could have convinced... us to do an additional $1000 worth of work). When he showed up to do the work, however, he was a couple of hours late. One task was replacement of rusting gas line. He opted not to replace a portion, saying it wasn't leaking yet - no need. We would prefer to have had all new, as that was implied in the estimate. As to the shower, we've been puzzled. The task was to replace the washers. After he left...no water in shower? We discovered a couple of parts on the shower floor. We called and he returned the next day. Took about 5 minutes. Replaced the shower head with a cheap plastic one. When we asked, he said the found parts weren't necessary. Took the parts with him. We could have used an explanation. We also would have probably bought a better shower head if the original one (10 years old) was broken - as he said after we chased out to his truck to ask what he fixed. Didn't have the chance. Don't know what those two brass parts were that were on the floor... You should watch closely if you use him and get him to answer quesitons.

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High price for little work, 11/16/2012

Absolute could not come out until the next day. Our problem was diagnosed as a clogged aerator -a washer crumbled and clogged the screens. The only aerator replacement the very young plumber had... was the wrong type and he said he didn't have a replacement washer. "Go to home depot" he advised. The bill was $97. "Service call," he said. I objected. He called his supervisor. The supervisor asked if the problem was solved. I said "NO." The supervisor then talked to his plumber, who took parts out of the aerator he did have, and fixed the problem. The whole $97 peration took 15 minutes, arrival to departure. The plumber needed to borrow a pen.

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noparker

Reviews: 1

Started well, ended bad

We were very satisfied with the initial visit from Absolute. The gentleman took the time to review our list of repairs and even talked us out of replacing our water heater (he could have convinced us to do an additional $1000 worth of work). When he showed up to do the work, however, he was a couple of hours late. One task was replacement of rusting gas line. He opted not to replace a portion, saying it wasn't leaking yet - no need. We would prefer to have had all new, as that was implied in the estimate. As to the shower, we've been puzzled. The task was to replace the washers. After he left...no water in shower? We discovered a couple of parts on the shower floor. We called and he returned the next day. Took about 5 minutes. Replaced the shower head with a cheap plastic one. When we asked, he said the found parts weren't necessary. Took the parts with him. We could have used an explanation. We also would have probably bought a better shower head if the original one (10 years old) was broken - as he said after we chased out to his truck to ask what he fixed. Didn't have the chance. Don't know what those two brass parts were that were on the floor... You should watch closely if you use him and get him to answer quesitons.

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swimmer7

Reviews: 1

High price for little work

Absolute could not come out until the next day. Our problem was diagnosed as a clogged aerator -a washer crumbled and clogged the screens. The only aerator replacement the very young plumber had was the wrong type and he said he didn't have a replacement washer. "Go to home depot" he advised. The bill was $97. "Service call," he said. I objected. He called his supervisor. The supervisor asked if the problem was solved. I said "NO." The supervisor then talked to his plumber, who took parts out of the aerator he did have, and fixed the problem. The whole $97 peration took 15 minutes, arrival to departure. The plumber needed to borrow a pen.

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reviewer10000

Reviews: 3

Highly Recommend

I had a tub spout and bathroom sink pop up assembly replaced by Jose. What a great job. The tub spout had to be custom fit and took longer than expected. Jose was very professional and patient with all my questions. I was charged for an hour but the job took 2 hours and I received the Yelp discount as well. I finally found an excellent plumber. Thank you Jose. Would highly recommend Absolute Plumbing.

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marrybelle

Reviews: 4

Absolutely Wonderful !!

Mike is GREAT!!!! My Furnace was making noises and even though he was booked that day he came to my house at 8:30 pm and got it fix! I can finally have a good night sleep. Best part about him, he seemed honest, straight, and did try to over charge me (a 1st time homeowner that has NO clue when things break) Not will I use him again but I will recommend him. Mike continue doing business the way you do! Because you do a GREAT job! =o)

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bonsternative

Reviews: 1

Persistent and Tenacious Problems Solver

We had a particularly difficult drainage problem, compounded by the age of our home and an extensive remodel done before we purchased it three years ago. It looked like bad news and big bucks. Jose moved from one approach to another, seemingly enormous move, but one that worked like a charm. He is a creative thinker, persistent and intent on getting the problem figured out. He works with amazing speed, but with care. Further, he keeps costs down--conscientiously. Would recommend to anyone.

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zekesdad

Reviews: 1

I can finally do laundry again!!!

We recently purchased a new washer machine. Sears could not install it due to corrosion on the pipes and a rusted drain. Absolute plumbing came out within an hour of my phone call and fixed what was needed for a great price. Sears came back and installed the washer. Finally, I can do my laundry at home again.

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msbrletich

Reviews: 1

Awesome Business

They came to my house within an hour of my call to repair a clogged garbage disposal. They were quick, efficient and took no more than 15 minutes total. I would gladly use the again!

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swoozle

Reviews: 1

Thank you Absolute!

Absolute repaired a pinhole leak above the laundry room ceiling in record time. Their employees were very professional, arrived on time, and completed repairs within the hour. They charged less than was expected for the repair. Will deal exclusively with Absolute Plumbing from now on. Thanks guys!

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Oceans_mom

Reviews: 1

Clogged Toilets

Fast, thorough and resolved my problem!! This has been going on for awhile now, and finally I can actually say I WILL HAVE NO WORRIES! Very reliable! Not to mention the great affordable price! THANKS AGAIN!

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ElJefe

Reviews: 1

Reliable, Affordable Contractor

Absolute followed thru on a very difficult job involving replacing a gas line to my outdoor bbq. They delivered the job as quoted with good quality. The only reason I did not give them 5 stars on quality is due to the concrete patch covering an underground gas line. I'm sure they have upgraded this installation technique as I was one of their first customers. Jose delivers on what he says he will do.

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Logic1

Reviews: 22

Great Service!

Read many of the great reviews before calling and was happy with the great service we received. Plumbing Pros!

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Rickramsey

Reviews: 1

Very Happy

We were very happy with the service and speed to which they responded to our water heater problem. They even hauled the old one away!! We will always use Absolute for ALL of our plumbing problems!! Rick and Jacquie R.

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r0an00

Reviews: 2

Very Impressed

Immediate Response. Quick, detailed, thorough, and great service. Would recommend and use them again!

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Lupita73

Reviews: 1

A+ SERVICE!!!

Absolute Plumbing delivers what they promised and a little more. They replaced my garbage disposal and fix a leaky dishwasher all in under 40 min. The total cost was less than expected. Thank you for such a excellent service. I would definitely use your company again for any plumbing needs.

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TrishW

Reviews: 2

Fixed shower leaks and installed a bathtub

I had been told by other plumbers that a tub would not fit into the small space my shower was, but when it leaked, I called Absolute and they were there the same day fixed everything the next day and installed a gorgeous, deep, excellent quality tub. They were COMPLETELY professional, courteous and gave me a GREAT DEAL. I HIGHLY recommend them for plumbing repairs or remodels!!

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