Becoming a Plumber

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Becoming a Plumber

My name is Connor, and I want to guide you through the steps you must take to become a successful professional plumber. Working as a plumber does not require a college education, but many plumbers will tell you that the training they went through was much more challenging than time in a classroom. I'll take you through the basic steps of finding training as a plumber, working as an apprentice, becoming licensed and even starting your own plumbing business. Plumbing is lucrative work that many people find enjoyable and rewarding. Could you be a plumber? Read my blog to find out.


Plumbing Problems Older Homes Often Encounter

The needs of an older or historic home can be substantially more intensive than those of new homes. This is often a result of the wear and tear that has occurred over the years, but it can also be the result of inferior building standards and materials that may have been used in the past. Knocking Pipes Over the years, it can be possible for some of the pipes in your home to start to loosen from the anchors that hold them in place. Read More 

Benefits Of Professional Drain Cleaning Services

Having the drains in your home professionally cleaned can be a basic type of maintenance that will often be overlooked as a result of individuals failing to see all of the benefits that it will be able to provide. However, the benefits that professional drain cleaning services can provide your home should not be underestimated, but this is a mistake that is often made. Faster Drains A common problem that drains can experience when they are not regularly cleaned by professionals can be a general slowing. Read More 

In Need Of A New Faucet? How To Install One Yourself

If your faucet is leaking, broken or you just want to get rid of the 1970's brass faucet that's been in your house since the house was built, there's good news, you can replace the faucet with a new one. Replacing a faucet is fairly simple to do, but you have to have the right tools for the job. If you aren't very handy, or you don't even own tools, maybe this is a job you can leave to a professional plumber. Read More 

Avoid Unwanted Problems: 4 Ways A Plumber Can Keep Your Summer Problem-Free

If you're enjoying the summer break, you might not want to think about the plumbing. But now's the perfect time to think about the plumbing. A lot of things can go wrong with the plumbing during the summer. Some of the problems can be avoided with the right plumbing services. Here are four ways a plumber can help you avoid unwanted problems this summer.  Get a New Way to Wash the Dog Read More 

Where To Install Your Whole House Water Softener

If you have hard water in your home, then chances are you have considered installing a whole house water softener. Before making your purchase, it's important to assess the best location for the appliance so that you can choose a model that fits into the ideal space. Water Main Proximity A whole house water softener needs to be placed near the main water line into the home. For this reason, it is often placed in the basement or the utility room, depending on the design of your home and where the water main enters. Read More