Years of training and/or experience are needed to become a skilled plumber; some jurisdictions also require that plumbers be licensed. Some needed skills, interests, and values Reading drawings, and specifications to determine layout of water supply, waste, and venting systems Detecting faults in plumbing appliances and systems, and correctly diagnosing their causes Installing, repairing and maintaining domestic, commercial, and industrial plumbing fixtures and systems Locating and marking positions for pipe connections, passage holes, and fixtures in walls and floors Measuring, cutting, bending, and threading pipes using hand and power tools or machines Joining pipes and fittings together using soldering techniques, compression fittings, threaded fittings, and push-on fittings. Testing pipes for leaks using air and water pressure gauges Awareness of legal regulations and safety issues Ensuring safety standards and build regulations are met. United States Each state and locality may have its own licensing and taxing schemes for plumbers.
Putting water and sewage networks to use may take place after its detailed examination by different specialists.
The administrator of the building depends on the fact that the network of water and sewage in the block, for which he is responsible has been operational for many years and did not have to carry it some complicated repairs.In addition, from time to time perform reviews of water and sewage networks in the block, which is required by law.
Plumbing equipment includes devices often hidden behind walls or in utility spaces which are not seen by the general public.
It includes water meters, pumps, expansion tanks, backflow preventers, water filters, UV sterilization lights, water softeners, water heaters, heat exchangers, gauges, and control systems. Specialized plumbing tools include pipe wrenches, flaring pliers, pipe vise, pipe bending machine, pipe cutter, dies and joining tools such as soldering torches and crimp tools.New tools have been developed to help plumbers fix problems more efficiently.