Plumbing is an important part of your daily life. When you call a plumber to clean your drains, repair your water heater or install a water softener, you’d expect the assurance of a job well done. While reading reviews and evaluating the company’s reputation can help, the main thing to look for is a plumbing license.
Only a few states — Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, Pennsylvania and Wyoming — don’t issue plumbing licenses at the state level. Actually, they count on city and county governments to offer oversight and licensing. While the actual requirements to earn a plumbing license vary by region, you can rest knowing that hiring a licensed Expert is the best way to reduce the risk of low-quality workmanship, scams and health concerns.
Here’s a summary of what it takes to get a plumber’s license:
Plumbers can earn various licenses and certifications based on their training and experience. These vary by location, and not all are necessary in every state, but the most familiar plumbing licenses and certifications include:
Using an unlicensed plumber for the job might save you a few dollars up front, but that’s where the benefits end. Why chance it? — only work with a licensed expert, no matter how simple or complex the job is, to ensure all the perks of professional experience:
At Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing, we go above and beyond to deliver the best plumbing services to our customers throughout North America. First, we are licensed, insured and ACE-certified. What’s more, everything we do is backed by our 100% satisfaction guarantee. To schedule reliable plumbing services in your area, please contact a Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing office near you today!
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