Baltimore's Emergency Plumber of Choice

Catons provides emergency plumbing, drain and water cleanup service 24 hours a day, 365 days a year – with no extra fees for nights, weekends and holidays. No other company is trusted more than Catons for residential and commercial plumbing maintenance and emergency service. From clogged toilets to flooded basements, we can handle it all and will have your home and business back in working order in no time. Call Catons and we'll have an expert plumber out as soon as possible, often within the hour. We're here to help around the clock.

There's nothing worse than coming home to find a water leak - or worse, a flood! And there is never a good time for a clogged sink or toilet. In a business, unexpected plumbing emergencies can result in lost revenue and unnecessary downtime. Catons has been fixing plumbing emergencies and providing peace of mind in the greater Baltimore area for more than 60 years.

Why We Offer 24/7 Service, 365 Days A Year

We pride ourselves on being available at all hours of the day or night to respond to any plumbing emergency you may encounter. It is our goal to provide timely emergency service and we'll give you a fair, up-front cost estimate before we start any work.

Let's face it, plumbing emergencies are never convenient. Broken water heaters, leaky pipes, water damage, burst pipes and other water-related issues can cause major problems that disrupt your day or night. Delaying repair of these problems often results in more costly repairs and damage to your home or business in the long run. At Catons, we handle emergencies but also provide regular residential or commercial maintenance to ensure your plumbing is always in good working order.

Emergency Plumbing Guide by Catons Plumbing: Quick Solutions for Urgent Issues

Burst Pipes:

  • Swift Action: Turn off the water supply immediately.
  • Temporary Fix: Use a pipe clamp or rubber patch for a quick, temporary solution.

Leaking Water Heater:

  • Cut Off Power and Water: Turn off the power supply and water source promptly.
  • Contain the Leak: Place a bucket strategically to minimize potential water damage.

Clogged Drains:

  • DIY Solutions: Utilize a plunger or drain snake for effective clog removal.
  • Avoid Chemicals: Steer clear of chemical drain cleaners, as they can harm your pipes.

Overflowing Toilet:

  • Stop Water Supply: Turn off the water supply to the toilet swiftly.
  • Plunge Away: Use a plunger to eliminate the blockage and restore normal function.

Emergency Plumbing Steps:

  1. Turn Off Water:
    • Locate Main Shut-Off Valve: Find and turn off the main water shut-off valve to prevent further damage.
  1. Assess the Situation:
    • Identify the Problem Source: If it's a burst pipe, contain the water using buckets or towels.
  1. Temporary Fixes:
    • Quick Repairs: Use pipe clamps, rubber patches, or plumber's tape for temporary solutions until professional help arrives.

      Remember, safety is paramount. If uncertainty arises or the situation is beyond your control, don't hesitate to contact Catons Plumbing for professional assistance. We prioritize your safety and swift resolution of emergency plumbing concerns.

      Don't delay, call Catons today at 410-655-5757 or schedule service online for fast, reliable, emergency service.

      Why Choose Catons?

      Licensed Experts
      We Strive to Be the Best
      24/7 Emergency Service
      Regular Maintenance
      Trusted for Over 60 Years


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