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Aretha noticed a leak in her living room ceiling and called a plumber. The plumber told her that all her bathroom pipes were broken and needed to be replaced, at a cost of $1,500. He said she risked an electrical fire if she didn’t have the work done. She sought a second opinion. The other plumber found that the problem was only some failed caulking around the bathtub.