Plumbum - Latin word for lead.

Do you know the origin of the word “plumber”? Before you head to your Google search bar, we can tell you the answer! It comes from the Latin word “plumbum”, which means “lead”. In the days of the Roman Empire, lead was the most common metal used in plumbing: from drain pipes to baths. In the modern world, we do things a little differently! Browse our website at to learn more.

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LHS Plumbing Services Limited

The Pines, Woodford Green, Essex, IG8 

Tel: 020 8111 1230

Email: Contact Form

Gas Safe Registration: 565 894

Company number: 08919447

VAT Registration : GB240599594

Web Design: LHS 2018

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Woodford Green, IG80,

Woodford Bridge, IG89,

South Woodford, E18,

Woodford, IG8,

Chingford, E4,

Wanstead, E11,

Loughton, IG10,

Buckhurst Hill, IG9,

Epping, CM16,

Theydon Bois,


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