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, gentle mannered & is always welcomed by our customers.
Introducing Our Apprentices!
Chris Pizzo is a recent graduate of Norwich Technical High School where he started in the pre-apprenticeship program. Chris split his time between his academics & his shop time spent in the field with our crew starting in 2017. He is motivated and excited to be learning more about the plumbing, heating & cooling trades from our experienced team.
Joe Lebrecque is also a recent graduate of Norwich Technical High School involved with pre-apprenticeship program. Joe also split his time between his academics & his shop time spent in the field with our crew starting in 2017. He has fit in with our team perfectly. He is eager to learn and move forward in this profession and we are excited to have him at our company!
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.
|Chelsea DePolito started with the company in June of 2010. She has since graduated with her B.S. from Eastern Connecticut State University & received her Masters from UConn in 2016. She has been working and growing with the company for nearly 10 years. She enjoys interacting with the customers and ensuring that the customer is happy. When she isn't working, she also enjoys being outdoors in the mountains, hiking and fishing, or relaxing at home. Whether you are looking to make minor or major changes in your bathroom or kitchen, she is in the office to help with new trends and ideas to help you create the space you envision.|