Before You Hire A Sewer or Water Main Contractor, Put Them To The Test

Opinion & Expertise
June 1, 2010

by David Balkan

Sewer and water main checklist.

Balkan plumbing logo.Joseph L. Balkan Inc. feels that the more a property owner knows about a sewer and water main contractor the easier the hiring decision will become. That is why Balkan urges consumers to use the ‘tools’ available to them. Some readily available and helpful “tools” follow:

  • Check license status by using the Balkan Resource Page: License Search
  • Check on DOT highway permit status by using the Balkan Resource Page to check active permit status link: Active DOT Permit Search
  • Doing a ‘Google’ search about a sewer and water main company before making a hiring decision is also a great idea. Just type in the type of work you are looking to have done, or a company name and ‘Google’ them. See what people are saying.
  • A recent and valuable new tool for consumers is Balkans client checklist. Before you hire a contractor ‘Put them to the test’. The link to the test: The Sewer and Water Main Test.
  • Balkan is proud to announce that after careful review it was recently awarded Accreditation by the Better Business Bureau. Balkan Sewer and Water Main Service is rated A+ by the Better Business Bureau. Click this link to check us out, or any other plumbing company: BBB Business Reviews

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David Balkan

David Balkan is the CEO of Balkan Sewer And Water Main, the largest and most trusted service in New York City. David is extremely active in various NYC plumber organizations being the Chairman of the Subsurface Committee in the Master Plumbers Council, and Vice President of the Subsurface Plumbers Association. In addition David’s expertise is respected by officials of New York City agencies such as the NYC DEP, NYC DOB, and the NYC DOT. He frequently provides valuable input on a variety of industry related matters.

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