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December 31, 2012

Solutions You Can Depend On For Nearly 100 Years

US Builders Review features Fred Smith Plumbing & Heating as an outstanding example of a company that “has found its own means of longevity.” As the troubled economic climate continues to plague many businesses in 2012, some companies such as “Fred Smith” hold their own and “provide shining examples of ingenuity and determination.” In this cover article, US Builders Review rightly notes that out of over 100,000 businesses based in Manhattan, less than 500 have been in business for 100 years. And, “Fred Smith” is about to join this elite list. Phil Kraus, President, outlines the values, niche strategy, and competencies that have sustained “Fred Smith” all these years. You can read this article here: Fred Smith Plumbing & Heating Company – Solutions You Can Depend On for Nearly 100 Years, and log into the Winter 2012 Edition I and read about others as well at


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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