Hiring a plumber to fix a problem or perform an installation in your home requires the right contractor that is able to perform the work. If you have a plumbing emergency in your home, then you will want to hire a reputable plumber. This will require asking the right questions when calling for service. You can hire a local plumber easily by following a few simple tips.
Get a Recommendation
Ask friends and family members if they can recommend a good plumber. You will typically have better results by using a plumber that was recommended. Another option is to ask co-workers if they know of a good plumber in the area. Asking for a recommendation is also a great way to ensure you do not have a bad experience.
Check for Insurance
Information about a plumber is only as good as the information you get first hand, This means that you need ask if the plumber recommended to you is insured. You can call the plumber of look to see if they have a website that you can view. Many plumbers will have this information available if you ask to see it.
Verify Their License
Plumbers require a license to perform any type of paid plumbing work. This means that the license will need to be active and not expired. If you are thinking about hiring an unknown plumber, then you need to make sure that they have a valid license. Most states have a licensing entity that you can view to see if a license is valid and possibly any complaints that have been received.
Ask for References
Plumbers that are not eager or balk at providing references may not perform satisfactory work. Most plumbers are eager to get more work are more than willing to provide a list of customers. You can call previous customers and inquire about previous work.
Get an Estimate
Professional plumbers will provide you with a written estimate for the cost of the work. Any work that is performed in your home should also be guaranteed.
We will Gladly attend to all of your questions and concerns, Griswold Plumbing Services provides the highest level of service for all of your plumbing needs. Call us today at 860-554-5219.