While scrolling through Facebook today I noticed a post from a local plumber that has many people on social media cheering.

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Brown Plumbing had recently spoke with an elderly couple about issues with their plumbing. Come to find out, this couple couldn't afford a plumber and had been without hot water for weeks. While they may have had water, they weren't able to take a hot shower for weeks.

This is stuff we all take for granted, at least I know I do.

However, Brown's message didn't end with just an elderly couple without hot water. They went on to state that if any of us know anyone that doesn't have hot or cold running water, and legitimately couldn't afford to fix the issue, to give them a call.

They went on to say they weren't just here to make money, but to help the community in any way they could and part of that includes helping those who can't help themselves.

Look, we live in very divisive times and it just warms my heart knowing that there are people in our own community actively doing their part to be a good human, like Brown Plumbing. This should also serve as a reminder to frequently check on our elderly and shut-ins. We can't accept the excuse of out of sight, out of mind. So please, don't forget to check on the elderly.

You can view the entire post, from Brown Plumbing, below. Also, if you're looking for a plumber, give these guys a call. I don't know them, but I can tell they're good people.

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Posted by Brown Plumbing - Abilene, TX on Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Brown Plumbing, and others like you, thank you for doing your part to help our community. Like they say, not all heroes wear capes.

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