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Chuck Folks

Owner and Master Plumber

Chuck was born and raised in Douglas County. He originally was from Eudora and then at the age of 12 moved to Lecompton. After graduating from Perry Lecompton High School in 1993, he moved to Lawrence and began his plumbing career. He received his Journeyman license in 1996 and his Master’s license in 2002 with the goal of someday owning his own company.

In, 2005 Chuck became a project manager for a large plumbing, heating and cooling company in the Kansas City Metro area. In 2007, Chuck received his general contractor’s license. In 2008, Chuck started Advanced Plumbing bringing with him all the experiences and knowledge from his previous work.

Over the years, Chuck has acquired a large variety of skills in the plumbing industry. This includes jobs from the simplest service and repair to the complex construction of large hotels.

Chuck’s hobbies include family time, woodworking, 4H with his daughters and recreational shooting.

Chuck and Diane married in 2001. They have two daughters, Maelee (born 2004) and Lydia (born 2006). The family lives in southwest Douglas County.