Find a Plumber: How to Find the Right Tradesperson for Your Project

Plumber fitting radiator in house
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Plumbers and heating engineers are like electricians in that they normally work on a supply and fix basis, in contrast to many other trades, which are largely labour only. 

This means that plumbers have a more vested interest in their job as they are having to spend their own money. 

David Snell

David is one of the UK's leading self build and plotfinding experts, and a serial self builder who has been building homes for 50 years. The author of Building Your Own Home, David spent decades as a speaker and expert at self build exhibitions such as the Homebuilding & Renovating Show. He has recently finished his fourteenth self build project.