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August 01, 2016

Preston Kraus Joins Fred Smith Plumbing

Philip Kraus, CEO of Fred Smith Plumbing & Heating, is pleased to welcome Preston Kraus (pictured, right), his eldest son, to the family business. Preston ...

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Fred Smith Plumbing and Heating

November 15, 2015

A Plumbing Problem: Sludge in the Bathtub

A foul-smelling sludge was bubbling up from the drain in a co-op apartment on Manhattan’s Lower East Side. The resident was told it would be ...

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Spencer Kraus - Fred Smith Plumbing & Heating

August 12, 2014

Spencer Kraus Joins Ranks of New York City Registered Journeyman Plumbers

Spencer Kraus, Plumbing Supervisor-Account Manager, received his Journeyman Plumber Registration, License 1050, from the NYC Department of Buildings. Qualifications for this registration include — but ...

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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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