Worth to know - history of plumber profession
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".
The word "plumber" dates from the Roman Empire.3 The Latin for lead is plumbum. Roman roofs used lead in conduits and drain pipes4 and some were also covered with lead, lead was also used for piping and for making baths.5 In medieval times anyone who worked with lead was referred to as a plumber as can be seen from an extract of workmen fixing a roof in Westminster Palace and were referred to as plumbers "To Gilbert de Westminster, plumber, working about the roof of the pantry of the little hall, covering it with lead, and about various defects in the roof of the little hall".6 Thus a person with expertise in working with lead was first known as a Plumbarius which was later shortened to plumber.
Repair domestic boiler
In the case of a hydraulic failure in the dwelling of its owners will have to call a plumber themselves, which make needed repairs. They will be able to ask the company hydraulic or contact a plumber who is self-employed hydraulic. The scope of repairs carried out by a plumber includes taking a variety of actions, from home repair boiler after repairing the broken washing machine. Announcements of services plumbing are published today, both in newspapers, on posters street, and on websites. Is included in them the information on the price list of services plumbing. Price for repairs made will be based on the scope of activities and resources used by a plumber.
Payment for services rendered in the hydraulic block of flats
Plumber employed by a housing association provides services plumbing on its territory. First, it is engaged in developing work plans plumbing in a block and then monitors their execution. Payment for plumbing services related to the replacement of old plant cover cooperative, and part of the funds comes from the so-called. repair fund. While the ongoing repair failures occurring during the daily operation already pay individual residents. Such failures may concern eg. The creation of a leak in the tap. On their own must also cover the costs associated with the repair of the boiler. Cooperative will cover only the costs of replacing old boilers in the whole block.