Richard Epstein

Richard Epstein

Richard Epstein is a licensed master plumber with over 40 years experience in residential and commercial plumbing and has been reviewing plumbing content on The Spruce's Home Improvement Review Board since 2019.


  • NYC Licensed Master Plumber since 1988
  • Almost four decades of both residential and commercial plumbing experience
  • Currently works for one of NYC's largest union plumbing construction companies
  • Specializes in estimating as well as design and engineering


Richard Epstein has been a licensed master plumber for over 30 years and specializes in estimating as well as design and engineering for plumbing systems. In 1988, Richard became New York City's youngest licensed plumber at 25 years old. He currently works for Par Plumbing & Heating, one of New York's largest union plumbing construction companies, as well as reviewing plumbing content for The Spruce.


Richard received his license in plumbing in 1988 from the City of New York.

Expertise: Residential and Commercial Plumbing
Location: New York City, New York
Title: Licensed Master Plumber

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