Plumbing is an essential part of your day-to-day life. When you hire a plumber to clean your drains, service your water heater or install a water softener, you want the assurance of a job well done. While reading reviews and learning more about the company’s years of experience can help, the number one thing to look for is a plumbing license.
Only six states — Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, Pennsylvania and Wyoming — don’t issue plumbing licenses at the state level. Instead, they count on city and county governments to provide oversight and licensing. While the exact requirements to earn a plumbing license vary by region, you can be certain that hiring a licensed specialist is the best way to minimize the chance of poor workmanship, fraud and health problems.
Here’s what it takes to become a licensed plumber:
Plumbers can receive different licenses and certifications based on their knowledge and experience. These vary by location, and not all are offered in every state, but the most typical plumbing licenses and certifications include:
Choosing an unlicensed plumber for the job could save you a few dollars up front, but that’s where the benefits end. Don’t risk it — only hire a licensed pro, no matter the job, to ensure all the perks of professional experience:
At Comerford Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning, we go above and beyond to provide the best plumbing services to our communities across 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 Comerford Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning office near you today!
Did you just try to flush your toilet, and nothing occurred? Look into the tank, and you could see no water inside. Before you panic, relax knowing that fixing this issue is usually straightforward. If you can’t complete this yourself, you can always set up toilet repair with an Expert plumber.... Continue reading
You flushed and now you have to wait; sound familiar? This is a known toilet issue with several possible reasons. Luckily, none of them are serious concerns or expensive to correct. Follow this guide to get your slow toilet working properly again. How to Fix a Slow-Filling... Continue reading
Are you ready to be a new homeowner? Well done! It’s exhilarating to own a home and not answer to a landlord. Nonetheless, homeownership comes with lots of new responsibilities. For instance, you are now responsible for keeping your pipes and plumbing fixtures in good condition. The last... Continue reading
© 2023 Service Experts, Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning, and the Service Experts logo and design are registered trademarks of Service Experts LLC and used under license by SE Canada Inc. All Rights Reserved. *Not applicable to the Advantage Program. See your signed Advantage Program Agreement for full details and exclusions. 100% Satisfaction Guarantee is subject to certain restrictions and limitations as set forth in the applicable Terms and Conditions.