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This is most likely the first time in history that the plumbing was installed before the building was built

Clearmount Apartments in Arlington, Va. 1952? The builder fell behind. W. J. Baumbach needed to say on time. The delay was costing him money. So he did not wait for the builder he installed the plumbing without the walls. The builder came to the job site and told the owner that he could not build the building around the plumbing pipe. The owner told the builder that if he built the building has good as the plumbing was installed that he would have a very good building. The builder tried to refuse, however the owner said do it or he will find some else that will.

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