Meet The Team

Introducing Our Plumbers!



Ricky Lefebvre, our Lead Foreman has been with our firm since June 27, 1981. He resides in Franklin. Rick has three children and two grandsons. He holds a P-2 and S-2 licenses. Rick has attended many training courses on the new high efficiency boilers, is certified in Roth Oil tanks and brings a world of knowledge to our firm.


Andrew Begin has been with us since August 8, 2000. He resides in Griswold with his wife Heather and their three children. He holds a P-2 license and has attended many training courses. His kind and gentle manner is always welcomed by our customers.


Will Owens has been with us since April 19, 2004. He resides in Mansfield with his wife LeShonda & their daughter. Will also holds a P-2 license & a S-2 Heating license and is certified in Roth Oil tanks.

 

Introducing Our Apprentices!

We are happy to have recently added two Apprentices to our team--Chris Pizzo & Joe Lebrecque! Both are recent graduates of Norwich Technical High School where they excelled not only at their academics, but at their trade as well. They are motivated and excited to be learning more about the plumbing, heating & cooling trades from our experienced team. We are excited to have them join our team!

The Management Team!

Robert H. Laudette Jr., started with the company in 1973 and with hard work, dedication and many long hours was able to purchase the company in 1987. He constructed a new building on Route 32, housing an office, shop space and designed a retail showroom to help customers choose just the right material for their new home or remodeling project. Whether you are building a new home, replacing that drippy faucet or remodeling your bath or kitchen, we have many of the newest products to choose from. He has his licensing in Plumbing & Piping Contracting, Home Improvement Contracting, Heating, Piping & Cooling Contracting, Lead Safety, Fire Protection, and Sub-Surface Sewage. He resides in Norwich with his two Golden Retrievers & his wife, Robin.Robin Laudette started with the company at the previous location on September 30, 1985 as the Office Manager. In 1989, she collaborated with Bob to design the new showroom at their new location. She began learning about the plumbing, heating & remodeling business through our plumbers, working with Bob and expanding her knowledge through classes. In 1994, she became certified through the National Kitchen & Bath Association, in the late 1990s, she went to Kohler, Wisconsin to become a Kohler Certified Sales Consultant and also became a Certified Sterling Plumbing Consultant. She and Bob married in July of 2011 & reside in Norwich with their two Golden Retrievers, Molly & Madison. Whether you are looking to choose a new faucet, or remodel your kitchen or bath, Robin is a wealth of knowledge in all areas. She stays up to date with the new trends and can help you create the space of your dreams.

Together, Bob & Robin support local little leagues, shelters, the American Heart Association, and participate in Relay For Life each year. They enjoy spending time with their family & friends whether it is at their favorite local restaurant or in their backyard in the summertime. They enjoy vacationing in Aruba as well as exploring new beaches & places together.

Whether you are building a new home, replacing that drippy faucet or remodeling your bath or kitchen, we have many of the newest products to choose from.

574 Route 32, Franklin, Connecticut 06254
United States (860) 642-7847