CONSUMER RESOURCES re:UNLICENSED PLUMBERS

How One Idiot With a Laptop Creates Thousands of Consumer Victims and Puts Licensed Plumbers Out of Work

FREE Plumbing Service Call (888) 811-0451

California Most Wanted Criminal Unlicensed Contractors

HOME DEPOT - Why would anybody hire them for plumbing or major remodel work?

Why You Should Be Concerned About Unlicensed Plumbers and False Advertising

Bob Oates - How a Rooter Business Became a Plumbing Company in Washington State Overnight

WA Senate Labor and Commerce Hearing - Testimony regarding consumer fraud and unlicensed plumbers in Washington  Jan 12, 2012

How Big Is The "Plumbing Services" Underground Ecomomy in Washington State?

A Letter to Rob McKenna, Washington State Attorney General Requesting Help With Plumber Fraud December 13, 2011

WA - District Attorney List - All county prosecuters including emails

INDIANAPOLIS - TV13 went undercover to catch unlicensed plumbers who are breaking state law

New York - Fines for Unlicensed Plumbing Double

NC - Authorities charge unlicensed plumber with scamming customers in NC Thursday, October 20, 2011 (offsite link)

TX - Texas State Board of Plumbing Examiners - Compact with Texans

How The Residential Plumbing Industry Has Been Hijacked By Corporate Marketing Interests

Oregon Sting Operation by Construction Contractors Board - Video NWCN.com offsite link

Unlicensed Contractor Draws Attention Of L&I - WA offsite link article

CONTRACTOR LICENSING REQUIREMENTS BY STATE (ignore their paid ads) - offsite link

HOW TO HIRE A CONTRACTOR - NO MATTER HOW THEY CHARGE - offsite link

Massachusetts - File a complaint about an unlicensed or bad plumber

Washington - File a complaint with Labor and Industries - Licensing

Washington - File a complaint with the State Attorney General - fraud and false advertising

New Hampshire - Look up a contractor or plumber

New Jersey - Division of Consumer affirs - File a complaint http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/ocp/ocpform.htm

PETITION - Submitted to Washington State Senator Jeanne Kowl-Wells re: Unlicensed Plumbers Nov 2011

 

Minneapolis police investigate fraud claims at Roto-Rooter and Pipeline Industries Inc - Minneapolis MN and Seattle WA