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Where to find a Plumbing Service in El Paso, TX.

If you have a plumbing emergency in your house, you need to quickly find a professional plumber to repair the problem. Here is how to hire a professional plumber in your area.

      • Check with your family members and colleagues for a referral.
      • Ask a trusted real estate agent for a suggestion of a good plumber he/she has used.
      • Inquire with a local plumbing supply store for a recommendation for a trusted plumber.
      • Go online and read the reviews of plumbers in your area 88568.
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Once you find a plumbing serviceplumber in El Paso, what should you look for before you hire them? Here is a checklist of items you will want to ask your plumber BEFORE you contract them.

Are you approved by the state of Texas to offer plumbing services?

Always check that you are working with an approved plumber, ask to see his verified license. Licensed plumbers have the real world experience, expertise, and are familiar with current Texas and El Paso plumbing codes. In addition to passing a test to receive their license, they must take yearly continuing education courses to keep up with the changes to the state codes, new techniques, and innovations in plumbing field of plumbing.

In Texas, there are a lot of skills one needs to succeed as a plumbing professional. As a result, there are many steps an apprentice plumber needs to take to become a Journeyman or Master Plumber. One must have three to five years of first hand plumbing training, referrals, and pass an exam to obtain a Journeyman or Master Plumbing license. Additionally, one should have additional certifications to prove and certify back-flow devices or service septic tanks.

How long have they been in business?

A good rule is to look for plumbing companies that have been in business for at least 8. This lets you know as to how successful and solid the company is and if they will still be around to warrant the maintenance they do in your house.

Are the Plumbers background checked?

Would you be comfortable hosting their plumbers in your house? A company shall always conduct a complete background check and random drug testing on all servicemen. Further, professional plumbers working in your house should be in uniform and have identification. These plumbers should be proper employees and not freelancers.

What are your skills and experience in plumbing?

Plumbing requires certain technical techniques and knowledge. Plumbing companies use specialized not available to a normal person or a local plumbing handyman. The benefit of dealing with an experienced, certified plumber is they are equipped with all the necessary training, skills, plumbing equipment, and experience to handle all sorts of plumbing emergencies in your house.

Does your plumber have insurance?

A plumbing company performing service in your house should have General Liability Insurance and an up to date Workman’s Compensation insurance certificate.

General liability insurance covers damages that might occur in your house directly caused by the plumber. If the plumber does not have his own general liability policy, any damages should be covered by your homeowners insurance.

Workman’s compensation insurance covers an injury to the serviceman whilsthe is inside your home. So as a customer you do not need to worry about being held responsible for a plumber having an injury while working in your property.

Do you offer Emergency Plumbing Service in El Paso after hours?

A plumbing company that advertises that they have non-stop plumbing service should have a customer service person waiting to take your call after hours. Further, the plumber should have after hours plumbers available to repair your plumbing emergency.

What are the plumber costs in El Paso, TX?

Service Plumbers charge for their work one of two ways, Time & Materials Pricing or Flat Rate Pricing.

With the Time & Materials method; the plumber charges an extra “Service Fee” to get to the site, an hourly fee while he is on the job, and any materials were used to repair the plumbing. Usually there is a 1 hour minimum labor charge and afterwards you are billed in 15 minute increments. With this method you only pay for the actual time required and materials utilized on the job… no more, no less.

A plumber using Flat Rate Pricing will invoice a “Diagnostic Fee” to decide the plumbing problem and then will offer you a flat rate quote to fix the problem. You know up front what it will cost for your service. If you do not want to move forward with the repair, you are only obligated to pay the Diagnostic Fee.

Do you guarantee your service?

A professional plumbing company is concerned with the safety and quality of their service. They should extend the homeowner a workmanship warranty and safety guarantee on their service.

Hopefully these tips help you find the right plumbing company for the job!

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