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April 24, 2006

The Ultimate Luxury: A Washer-Dryer in a NY Apartment

Philip Kraus, President of Fred Smith Plumbing & Heating, Co., Inc. offers practical advice and wise counsel on issues surrounding the question of permitting the installation of washer-dryers in New York apartments. “Blanket prohibitions against washer-dryers simply don’t make much sense, “said Mr. Kraus who doubts a suds epidemic and encourages buildings to evaluate each line of apartments separately before ruling on the issue. Moreover, Mr. Kraus offers simple and effective tactics to remedy and prevent suds backup. For more information on the many facets of the “humble household amenity” – the washer-dryer- in a NY apartment, read on.

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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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