Posted on March 28, 2014 at 9:00 am.Written by Shamrock Plumbing & Drain Cleaning, Inc. How To Make Sure You're Hiring The Right Plumber There comes a time in every homeowners life when a plumber will be needed to repair a home problem. Hiring a plumber can be a daunting task, if one doesn't know what to look for. When hiring a plumber it is important to find a plumber that can handle the specific job, a plumber that has all it's licensees and certifications, and to make sure prices are fair. All plumbers are not the same. It is important when searching for potential plumbers to hire that the issue in need of repair is clearly stated. Sometimes plumbers specialize in different areas. Furthermore, if a plumber indicates that they can repair the problem at hand, references should still be requested. See if anyone local has used the plumber, and get an evaluation on how the service and quality of work was. It is also extremely important to make sure any plumber that is hired has all licensees and certifications. Certain plumbing repairs can require permits. If an unlicensed plumber is hired, they will not be able to get the permit to complete the work if one is required. Certifications are also important because it indicates that the plumber has been trained and has been taught how to actually do the repair. Another big aspect in hiring the right plumber is price. It is important to make sure the pricing is known. It is also a good idea to find out how the plumber bills. Is it hourly? Or is there a fixed pricing structure for individual repairs? If the plumber seems like a good fit, call another and get a quote to compare prices, just to be certain the prices are reasonable. Eventually a homeowner will need a plumber to do some repairs. By following the above advice, the process of hiring a plumber can be made easier. Are you in need of a plumber? Call Shamrock Plumbing and Drain Cleaning, your friendly Orlando plumber, at 407-292-8881 and schedule a service call today!