Lester’s Plumbing Service Inc. was founded in 1982. In 2011, we moved into an office and warehouse space to meet the demands of the growing business. In 2018, Lester celebrated his 36th anniversary of being in business proudly serving the Wake Forest, Youngsville, and Raleigh area.


Lester McMinis

Over 40 years of experience. Obtained NC State Class 1 master plumber license in 1982 #10230. Various other certifications and courses completed, including gas piping, well pumps and components, specialty toilets, service business training. His father was in the plumbing and heating business most of his lifetime. Lester takes pride in his qualifications, certifications, and in being in good standing with his local community.

Brandon McMinis

Brandon, Lester’s son, is the third generation of family plumbers. He was trained by Lester, is licensed, and has over 14 years of full time experience. NC State plumbing license #34092, gas piping certification.


Bret, our newest technician, has over 24 years of full time experience. In addition to his extensive plumbing experience, he has broad experience with well pumps and components and has gas piping certification.


  • North Carolina State Master Plumber Class 1 License # 10230
  • North Carolina Well Pump Certified
  • Certified Gas Pipe Installer
  • Flushmate Elite Contractor
  • A+ Rating and Accredited Business with Better Business Bureau
  • The Wake Forest Weekly “Best of the Best” Best Plumbing Winner 2013-2017
  • Angie’s List Super Service Award Recipient for 4 years
  • Member Wake Forest Chamber of Commerce
  • Excellent web search reviews