PLUMBER

Jul 11, 2016

Plumbers install, maintain and repair pipes, fixtures and other equipment used to distribute fresh water or dispose of wastewater in residential, commercial and industrial buildings.

Plumbers typically:

  • read and interpret blueprints and prepare cost estimates
  • mark positions for pipe connections and fixtures in walls and floors
  • cut openings in walls and floors to accommodate pipes and fittings
  • measure, cut, bend and install pipes
  • weld connections and test pipes for leaks

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