Plumbing is probably one of the most important parts of any residence or building structure but not all of us know how to identify a qualified plumber, which can leave us facing costly problems down the road.

Ed Holmes, Vice Chairman of the Washington State Plumber Advisory Board and Jerry Church, President of the Plumbing, Heating, Cooling, Contractors Association discuss the importance of hiring certified plumbers and how to identify them.

Links to helpful resources:

The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials

Plumbers certified in Washington State

Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors Association.