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What Should I Look For When Hiring a Plumber?

Round Lake Plumber

Eventually, you will have plumbing issues in your home. There are sinks, toilets, tubs, and garbage disposals that usually wreaks havoc when not maintained properly. Several things can happen in the bathroom from a clogged or running toilet to dripping faucets, and clogged pipes. The kitchen may have clogged drains, backed up disposal, and dripping faucets as well. Major disasters to consider are busted pipes, mold and bacteria from your plumbing issues. When these issues are happening within your home, it is certainly time to call a professional plumber. Now, lets take a look at a few things to look for when choosing the right one.


No matter what you do, make sure that you are protecting and doing yourself a favor by choosing a licensed plumber. Otherwise, you would be doing a great disservice to yourself because if something happens in the process, an unlicensed plumber could cost you way more than you’ve bargained for in the long-run. A certified contractor will comply with all of the rules and regulations because they’ve attained the necessary training to perform on the job. Licensed professionals take all the necessary precautions, are thorough with consultations, and will never look for short-cuts and a “quick-fix.”


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A certified plumber comes with updated experience that he was willing to attain by taking the craft seriously. He wants to convey to his clients that he is the real deal and create an official and established reputation. A licensed plumber continues to learn and grow along with what is required of him by law and himself. Experienced plumbers look at the bigger picture when it comes to quality work and education.


While an unlicensed plumber may be music to your ears because you “know” their work. It can also be dangerous. If an accident happens on the job, and they’re injured, you will be responsible. This hassle is eliminated with licensed plumbers because they are required to carry insurance. This displays the professionalism and quality that you will encounter with a licensed plumbing contractor.

We want to make sure our Round Lake customers are happy, so leave the plumbing projects up to Duane Blanton. Don’t delay and call (815) 781-2567 today!

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