Some jobs you can’t just phone in.
“When you own a house, you have a Rolodex of carpenters, electricians, plumbers, dirt-and-gravel specialists, car mechanics. These contacts come with the territory. Over the years, you build up a list of reliable people to call in an emergency. And many of these people are still on the job, exempted from Gov. Phil Scott’s “Stay Home, Stay Safe” emergency order in response to the COVID-19 epidemic. When I called our plumber, Dave Finlayson of Homestead Heating and Plumbing LLC of Brattleboro, I learned we were lucky. On his phone message, he said he would come only in an emergency for people who were already his clients."
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