There are almost a half of million plumbers in the US alone.  Each state has its own licensing and certificiation rules for plumbers.  At Angie's List, we provide the best reviews to find and hire plumbing pros that can help install or repair any type of pipe or plumbing need.  You can see our list of plumbers along with ratings or browse plumbers near you to match with a plumbing company quickly.

Learn more about plumbers including the cost of plumbing repairs, common plumbing problems, and questions to ask before hiring plumbers, and many more plumbing details.

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