Sanitary Plumbing

571 Timpson Place Bronx, NY 10455

Phone: 212-734-5000

Fax: 212-534-4349

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December 28th, 2020

The More You Know: How Does a Toilet Work?

The concept of flush toilets has been around for thousands of years. However, this fixture that we tend to take for granted has only been widely used since the turn of the last century. You may have asked yourself: how does a toilet work? If you are a homeowner, landlord, or property manager, a basic

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December 10th, 2020

The Nuances of NYC Steam Radiators: Everything You Should Know as a Landlord

With the winter season upon us in New York City, landlords and property managers may have replaced summer air conditioning headaches with radiator heat problems. Here are six common questions about NYC steam radiators from the pros at Sanitary Plumbing, New York City’s hyper-local, blue-chip plumbers for nearly 100 years. What Is the Best Type

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November 25th, 2020

Burst Pipes in Buildings – What to Do Before Calling Your Plumber

As master plumbers serving New York City, we often get service calls for burst pipes in buildings. What owners and property managers do in those first few minutes after a pipe bursts can mean the difference between minimal disturbance and disaster for the property. Here are seven things to do before you call your plumber.

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November 12th, 2020

Hamilton vs. Burr: Dueling In Plumbing?

We take it for granted when we turn on a New York City water tap today that clean water will emerge for drinking, cooking, and bathing. However, at the very end of the 18th century, this was far from the case. New York lagged behind other cities when it came to plumbing, and a scheme

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October 26th, 2020

Building Maintenance 101: How to Prevent Pipes from Freezing in NYC Winters

As wintertime approaches in New York City, landlords and property managers turn to maintenance related to the cold weather season. One of the most common questions we get from clients at Sanitary Plumbing is how to prevent pipes from freezing. Here are four ways to protect your building’s pipes, plus a list of pro tips

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October 15th, 2020

New to NYC Steam Heat? Why Do Steam Radiators Hiss? What Is Steam Banging?

Are you new to owning or managing property in New York City? If so, NYC steam radiators may be an unknown world for you. And their hissing and banging can be a headache you haven’t dealt with previously. Here’s a refresher on how steam heat functions, as well as what causes radiators to make such

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October 1st, 2020

The History of Plumbing in New York City

To appreciate modern advances in plumbing that many of us take for granted in New York City, it’s helpful to know a bit about the history of plumbing here. New York’s improvements over the years in bathing, toilets, sewers, and drinking water supply also give us clues as to why some systems are constructed the

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September 17th, 2020

Thermostatic Valve vs. Pressure-Balance Valve: What’s the Difference and What Are the Pros and Cons of Each?

If you’re upgrading or renovating a bathroom in your New York City property, you will have choices to make about various fixtures. When replacing plumbing in the shower, for example, you may be asked if you prefer a thermostatic valve vs. a pressure-balance model. If that’s Greek to you, here’s a look at both types

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August 20th, 2020

What are the Causes and Fixes for Toilet Tank Not Filling?

A toilet tank not filling is a major problem for anyone, from single-family homeowners to the managers of large New York City properties. This is a service call we see frequently at Sanitary Plumbing, but sometimes there are fixes you can do that save you from having to call the pros. Here are nine common

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August 6th, 2020

Sanitary Plumbing Answers Your Questions About Local Law 152 and Periodic Gas Piping Inspections

It’s important to know about Local Law 152 if you are a landlord or property owner in New York City. Periodic gas piping inspections are essential for both building safety and compliance with the law. To ensure your properties are following Local Law 152 properly, here are answers to some common questions we often field

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Our Privacy Policy

Sanitary Plumbing and Heating Corp. (the “Company”) strives to ensure the highest standards for property listings and customer information privacy. Please review the following statement to learn about our company practices and policies. Please be aware that our Privacy Policy is subject to change at any time.

1. Purpose.

This Privacy Policy (“the Policy”) provides information on how the Company uses your personal information. By agreeing to the Policy, you agree to our collection and use of your personal information as described in the Policy. This Privacy Policy is effective for all new users of

2. Personal Information.

You can browse some areas of (“the Website”) without being a registered user. However, certain activities do require registration. (You consent to the transfer and storage of your information by registering with We may collect and store the following personal information:

  • Name, email, address, telephone number, and (depending on the service used), move-in dates;
  • Transactional information (such as lease terms, lease parties);
  • Computer sign-on data, statistics on page views, and traffic to and from the Website; and
  • Other information, including IP address and other web log information.

3. Use of Information.

Our primary purpose in collecting personal information is to provide you with a safe and user-friendly experience. For example, the Company may use your personal information to:

  • Improve our services and the Website’s content and layout;
  • Provide the services and necessary customer support you request;
  • Resolve disputes, collect fees, and troubleshoot problems;
  • Track and record customer satisfaction with our services;
  • Protect the Company against error and fraud;
  • Inform you of special promotions and announcements;
  • Enforce our agreements, terms, conditions, and policies; and
  • As otherwise described to you at the time of collection.

We may occasionally ask you to complete optional surveys. These surveys are used to improve and customize your experience with

The Company always provides you the ability to opt-out of further communication such as promotions and surveys; see the Opt-Out section below.

The Company does not share any of your personal information with outside organizations, companies, individuals, etc. The only exception to this standard is if such a disclosure is reasonably necessary to respond to any and all legal processes.

4. Links to Other Sites.

The Website may have links to other websites that may collect personally identifiable information about you. The Company is not responsible for the privacy practices of the content of those linked websites.

5. Safety & Security Precautions.

The Website has strict security measures in place to protect you and your information from fraud. Once your information is provided to Sanitary Plumbing and Heating Corp., we strive to ensure the confidentiality of your identity and information.

6. Opt-Out.

The Company provides you with the opportunity to opt-out of receiving promotional and other non-essential, marketing-related communications from Sanitary Plumbing and Heating Corp. If you would like to opt-out of these select communications, please see any of the Company’s email communications and follow the directions indicated.

7. Account Protection.

Your password ensures the security of your account. When choosing a password, the Company suggests using various characters. It is highly recommended that you do not disclose your password to anyone. (If you do disclose your password or your personal information with others, you are responsible for all actions taken in the name of your account.) If the security of your password is compromised for any reason, please contact the Company immediately.

8. Accuracy of Information

The Company does not guarantee the accuracy of information for any and all of its properties on the Website, and is not responsible for any errors or misrepresentations (made by Renters, the Client, or otherwise).

9. Cookies

The Company may place a small cookie on your computer’s hard drive. This allows us to personalize your use on the Website. In order to maximize the functionality and usability of the Website, you must set your browser’s preferences to allow both permanent and temporary cookies.

10. Changing Your Personal Information.

Should your personal information change, please immediately update your information on the Website. This will ensure the accuracy of our records. The Company does retain personal information from closed accounts in order to comply with law and collect and disburse any fees owed.

11. Third Parties

This Privacy Policy addresses only the use of information we collect from you. Since does not control the privacy policies of third parties, you are subject to the privacy policies of those third parties. It is advisable that you consult with the management of third parties before you disclose your personal information to others.

12. General

We may amend this Privacy Policy at any time by posting the amended terms on the Website. All amended terms are immediately effective after they are initially posted on the Website.

13. Privacy Policy Questions & Concerns

Questions and/or concerns regarding the Policy should be emailed to the following email address: