The Village of Valley Stream is located in Nassau County on Long Island, New York and is home to over 40,000 people within an area of about 3 ½ square miles. Despite being on the border of New York City, Queens County, it may be difficult to find a local licensed Video Drain Inspections Waynesburg PA for one primary reason.
First, the physical area Valley Stream is mostly an incorporated village. However, a small part is within the boundaries of the Town of Hempstead. If you reside within the village boundaries, you must hire a licensed village plumber. However, if you reside within the Town of Hempstead, you must hire a licensed Town of Hempstead Master Plumber. If you are unsure of your residency an easy why to know is to call the Village Hall or Town Hall. Better yet, if you receive a Village tax bill, you are a Village Resident.
Now that we have the confusing residency nonsense out of the way, lets discuss finding a local plumber…
The most efficient way to find a local plumber is to check the Internet. A simple Google search for “11580 plumber” or “Valley Stream, NY plumber” will yield many results. As an example, Pipe Doctor Plumbing, Heating & Air Conditioning, Mako Plumbing and Heating, Charles Cox Plumbing and Keller Plumbing and Heating all appeared on the first results page. Business listings on Google often have user reviews that can give you an idea on how the company operates and performs for your fellow Valley Stream, NY neighbors. While this isn’t a guaranteed option to find out how reliable the business is, it will give you a general idea.
Another way to find a local plumber is to ask your neighbors. While most of us are often busy working, shuttling the kids back and forth to school, practice or other activities, you probably don’t even know who your neighbors are! But you might not be surprised that they already have a plumber who maintains and repairs their homes plumbing system. Since most homes in the Valley Stream area are over 50 years old, chances are, a plumber has made repairs or improvements within that home.
Additionally, the Valley Stream Chamber of Commerce is a great resource for local businesses and residents. You can give them a call and ask if there are any licensed local plumbers as part of their business chamber.
If you reside within the Village of Valley Stream, contact the Village Hall Building Department. Inquire if there are any plumbers who they recommend. If you live within the Town of Hempstead, call the towns building department.
Lastly, you can contact the Nassau County – Long Island chapter of the Better Business Bureau. If you contact them, they will be able to tell you how a business is graded with complaint history, how a complaint was resolved and if they are licensed.