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October 09, 2019

A Master Problem-Solver Becomes a Master Plumber

Spencer Kraus, Vice President of Fred Smith Plumbing & Heating, received his NYC Plumber License (MLP 2462) on June 16, 2019 after having completed all New York City Department of Buildings requirements. Spencer joins the ranks of NYC Master Licensed Plumbers (NYC MLP) as a fourth generation NYC MLP. He is proud of his family lineage and follows in the footsteps of his great grandfather Maurice Kraus, his grandfather Kermit Kraus and his father Phil Kraus as NYC Licensed Master Plumbers. Spencer enjoys finding the correct plumbing solutions for “Fred Smith” clients and encourages them to reach out to him directly for assistance. [To review the NYC DOB requirements for obtaining a Master Plumber License you may follow this link]


When you call Fred Smith Plumbing you get an expert on the phone who can solve your problem fast. Most days, that expert will probaby be owner Philip Kraus.

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