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More About Plumber Services from Wikipedia

A plumber is a tradesperson who specializes in installing and maintaining systems used for potable (drinking) water, sewage and drainage in plumbing systems. The term dates from ancient times and is related to the Latin word for lead, "plumbum".Whitney, William D., ed.. "Trade." Def, 7. ''The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language'' vol. 8. New York. The Century Co. 1895. 6,415. Print.[ Employment and Occupations in the Skilled Trades in Michigan], Michigan Department of Technology, Management, and Budget, Bureau of Labor Market Information and Strategic Initiatives (June 2013).


The word "plumber" dates from the Roman Empire.Pulsifer,Notes For a History of Lead, New York University Press, 1888 pp. 132, 158 The Latin for lead is '' Thus a person with expertise in working with lead was first known as a ''Plumbarius'' which was later shortened to plumber.

Plumbing activities

Years of training and/or experience are needed to become a skilled plumber; some jurisdictions also require that plumbers be licensed.

Some needed skills, interests, and values.
Protecting health and welfare of the nation is the top priority of a plumber along with,

  • Reading drawings, and specifications to determine layout of water supply, waste, and venting systems

  • Detecting faults in plumbing appliances and systems, and correctly diagnosing their causes

  • Installing, repairing and maintaining domestic, commercial, and industrial plumbing fixtures and systems

  • Locating and marking positions for pipe connections, passage holes, and fixtures in walls and floors

  • Measuring, cutting, bending, and threading pipes using hand and power tools or machines

  • Joining pipes and fittings together using soldering techniques, compression fittings, threaded fittings, and push-on fittings.

  • Testing pipes for leaks using air and water pressure gauges

  • Awareness of legal regulations and safety issues

  • Ensuring safety standards and building regulations are met.

  • Copper Piping

  • Hydronic heating system installation and maintenance.

  • ADA Compliance

  • Potable Water Systems

  • Sanitary Waste & Vent

  • Code Compliance

  • Acid Waste

  • Grease trap interceptors (install)

  • Heating Hot Water

  • Chill Water

  • Backflow Preventers

  • Natural Gas

  • Storm Drains

  • Seismic

  • New Construction

  • Urinals (waterless and standard)

  • Flush Valves

  • Toilet Chair Carriers

  • Floor Drains

  • Floor Clean Outs

  • Combination waste & Vent

  • Floor Sinks


    In Canada, licensing requirements differ by province, however the provinces have pooled resources to develop an Interprovincial Program Guide that developed and maintains apprenticeship training standards across all provinces. The result is what is known as the Interprovincial Standards Red Seal Program.

    United Kingdom

    National Vocational Qualifications (NVQ) remained the main form of plumbing qualification until they were superseded in 2008 by the Qualification and Credit Framework (QCF) and then again into the National qualifications frameworks in the United Kingdom in 2015. The terms NVQ and SVQ (Scottish Vocational Qualification) are still widely used.


    Plumbers in Australia have licensing requirements that differ from state to state but it is generally accepted a 4-year apprenticeship with a further minimum experience of 2 years (6 years total) and a further curricular requirement as a benchmark for licensing. Licensed plumbers are also expected to maintain minimum relevant training requirements to maintain their plumbing license

    Other uses

    The term "White House Plumbers" was a popular name given to the covert White House Special Investigations Unit established on July 24, 1971 during the presidency of Richard Nixon. Their job was to plug intelligence "News leak" in the U.S. Government relating to the Vietnam War (i.e. the Pentagon Papers); hence the term "plumbers".

    Notable plumbers

    John Braden (politician)
    John Calley (engineer)
    Don Cameron (Victorian politician)
    Frank Courtnay
    B.C. Plumbers
    Thomas Crapper
    Martin Patrick Durkin
    Tom Finney
    Joseph-Achille Francoeur
    Anthony Clark
    Colin Furze
    Leon Griffith
    Albert Einstein was made an honorary member of the Plumbers and Steamfitters Union
    Philip Haas (Inventor)
    George Jennings
    Niamh Kindlon
    Leslie McMahon
    George Meany
    Mike O'Mara (politician)
    Shawn Nelson (plumber)
    Harry Patch
    Joe the Plumber – During the 2008 US presidential election campaign, Samuel Joe Wurzelbacher questioned Barack Obama's proposed tax plan. The Republican Party (United States) John McCain presidential campaign, 2008 later applied "Joe the Plumber" as a metaphor for American middle class.

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