Proudly Serving Tyler, TX for Over 20 Years!

Fountain Plumbing, Inc.


About Us

With over 20 years in the plumbing industry, Fountain Plumbing has a reputation for honest and thoughtful work, and a reputation that is unmatched in the greater Tyler area. From water heaters to emergency repair services, let our team of highly qualified and friendly technicians handle your issue. From small jobs to middle-of-the-night emergencies, we’re on call 24/7 to handle your most pressing needs in a prompt and professional manner.


Our Plumbing Services

Kitchens, bathroom, or even the whole house – we do it all! If you’re in need of brand new residential or commercial plumbing, call Fountain Plumbing for competitive rates and honest work.

We service a LOT of water heaters in the Athens, TX area. We would love the opportunity to talk to you about tankless heaters, service options, and anything else you need!

Clogs are no fun. We use the latest video and scrubbing technology to bring your pipes to like-new condition. No clog is too small or too large for the team at Fountain Plumbing!

Need a gas or water line serviced or replaced? Are your sewer lines giving you problems? Through trenchless line repair and other services, we can fix your lines with minimal invasiveness and maximum efficieny.

If you’ve noticed that your floors are wet with no probably cause, you may have a leak in your foundation. These can damage your home in a hurry, so call Fountain Plumbing to get it fixed right away!

Get that dream bathroom you’ve always wanted! Our team will walk you through the process of refitting your kitchen or bathroom to give you the exact layout you’ve had in mind for years.

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How Long Can a Water Heater Last?

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