• 1978
      1985

    1978-1985 - 

    1978 - M. Cary & Daughters Plumbing is founded by Mitchel Cary and his dream
    1978 - Melissa and Michelle begin riding along with their Father for “fun”

  • 1986
      1990

    1986-1990 - 

    1986 - Melissa joins MC&D full time.  She really needed designer jeans
    1987 - The family is profiled in MS. Magazine.  The pictures are CLASSIC
    1989 - Melissa obtains her Master Plumbing License becoming the youngest female Plumber in the South.  She recruits Michelle as an apprentice. Michelle needed designer jeans too.  Both girls spent many years on service trucks earning their stripes
    1990 - MC&D becomes known as “The Old House Specialists”

  • 1991
      2002

    1991-2002 - 

    1995 - MC&D moves into their current Decatur location
    1996 - Michelle becomes the Office Manager, joining their Mother, Roni, in running the day to day operations of the company
    1997 - Kat Peterson,a US Air Force-trained plumber, joins the MC&D family. She had 23 years of experience under her belt
    1999 - The Prince (AKA Josh) is born
    2002 - Kim Kelley joins the MC&D family. She had 15 years of experience under her belt

  • 2003
      2019

    2003-2019 - 

    2005 – The Princess (AKA Shaelin) is born
    2009 – The Baby Prince (AKA Dee) is born
    2011 – Michelle obtains her Plumbing License
    2012 – The girls make the cover of Plumbing and Mechanical Magazine
    2013 – The girls are profiled in Decatur Living Magazine
    2014 – MC&D wins City of Decatur's Historic Preservation Commissions's Leila Ross Wilburn Award
    2014 – MC&D wins MLK Project for Most Valuable Participant
    2016 – MC&D expands, opening a second location in Tucker
    2017 – Melissa is featured on the cover of Southern PHC magazine and profiled in Up Close and Personal in Tucker
    2018 – Melissa becomes a PHCC Board Member