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October 03, 1999

Fred Smith Plumbing Named “Best of New York”

“If you live in a Manhattan apartment building and have a plumbing problem, you can’t do better than Fred Smith Plumbing & Heating”, says the Daily News in its Best of New York column. While Fred Smith focuses only on maintenance and emergency repair services for Manhattan’s luxury co-op and condos, “Philip Kraus, CEO of Fred Smith, can afford to be this choosy because he is widely perceived as the best in this narrow field.” The company has a very loyal following and most of their customers — managing agents, on-site property managers and co-op board presidents — have been with Fred Smith for over 30 years.

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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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