Hiring the Perfect Plumber

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We understand the importance of having a skilled and reliable plumber on hand for all your plumbing needs.  So we've put together this comprehensive guide on how to hire the perfect plumber for your next project.

Hiring the Perfect Plumber


At Dovis Plumbing, we understand the importance of having a skilled and reliable plumber on hand for all your plumbing needs. Whether you're facing a leaky faucet or planning a major renovation, finding the right professional can make all the difference. To help you navigate the process, we've put together this comprehensive guide on how to hire the perfect plumber for your next project.

Why Hiring a Qualified Plumber Matters

Plumbing issues can quickly escalate into costly problems if not addressed promptly. From frozen pipes in winter to backed-up sewer lines, having a plumber you can trust is essential for maintaining your home's integrity. But how do you know which plumber is right for the job? Here are some key qualifications to look for:

Qualifications That Matter

Plumbing issues can escalate quickly, especially in extreme weather conditions. That's why it's crucial to have a qualified plumber on standby. Here are some essential qualifications to look for:

  • Training: While a college degree isn't necessary, reputable plumbers undergo extensive training through apprenticeships or trade schools. Look for professionals with several years of experience and ongoing education.
  • Licensure: In most states, plumbers must be licensed to practice. This ensures they meet stringent standards and carry necessary insurance and bonding. Always ask to see proof of licensure before hiring a plumber.
  • Insurance: A plumber should have general liability insurance to protect you and your property in case of accidents or damage during the job. Don't hesitate to request proof of insurance before work begins.
  • Master Certification: Consider hiring a master plumber for complex projects. These experts have extensive experience, additional training, and advanced skills, making them well-equipped to handle any job.

Services Offered by Plumbers

Plumbers offer a wide range of services to address various plumbing needs. Whether you require repairs, installations, or maintenance, a qualified plumber can help. Here are some common services offered by plumbers:

  • Sewer and water line replacement
  • Pipe repair and replacement
  • Installation of appliances such as dishwashers and water heaters
  • Drain cleaning and garbage disposal services
  • Inspection and replacement of fixtures

How to Hire the Right Plumber

Finding the right plumber involves thorough research and careful consideration. Here are some steps to help you make an informed decision:

  • Research: Explore both local and national plumbing companies, read reviews, and ask for recommendations from friends and family.
  • Verify Credentials: Ensure that the plumber is licensed, insured, and experienced in handling your specific plumbing needs.
  • Ask Questions: During the initial consultation, inquire about rates, qualifications, and payment expectations.
  • Get Estimates: Request written estimates from multiple plumbers to compare prices and services offered.

Questions to Ask a Plumber

When interviewing potential plumbers, be sure to ask the following questions:

  • Are you licensed and insured?
  • Do you charge hourly or flat rates?
  • Can you provide references from previous clients?
  • Do you have experience with similar projects?
  • What are your payment terms and expectations?

Choosing the Right Plumber for Your Project

Selecting the right plumber is essential for the success of your project. Consider factors such as reputation, experience, and pricing when making your decision. Don't hesitate to ask for references or additional information to ensure you're making the best choice for your needs.

At Dovis Plumbing, we pride ourselves on delivering exceptional service and quality workmanship. Contact us at 954-504-6628 to learn more about our plumbing services and how we can assist you with your next project.

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    - Lisa P.
  • Best customer service I have found in Florida.

    “Floyd went above and beyond to help us with our leaking faucet!!! Best customer service I have found in Florida!! Great company!! Thank you Floyd”

    - Dawn B.
  • He fixed all my issues. I will use them again!

    “David gave me options to solve my problems. He also told me exactly how much it was going to cost in advance. Then, he fixed all my issues. I will use them again!”

    - Tom P.
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    “Excellent job, he response quickly. And good person. I really recommended.”

    - David M.
  • They communicate so you know just when they’re coming.

    “They communicate so you know just when they’re coming. They do good work and David the plumber was very helpful and nice guy I highly recommend them.”

    - Barbara W.

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Here's Why You Should Choose Us
  • Our vans are fully stocked so we can get any job done right away.
  • We offer same-day service and will let you know when we're on the way.
  • Our technicians are professional, clean, and tidy up after their work.
  • We are customer focused and aim to please with a 1 year warranty.

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