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San Diego Plumbers Donate Games to Local Organization’s “Game Drive”

Bill Howe Plumbing, Inc. employees jump on board to help Team Parker 4 Life’s Game Changer helping to bring games to children as they receive treatment in children’s hospitals across the nation

July 31, 2014 San Diego, Calif. – Well-known San Diego plumbing company, Bill Howe Plumbing, Inc. has been involved in community outreach since the very beginning. The San Diego plumber’s been a long time supporter of the American Heart Association, the San Diego Burn Institute, dedicated to pro bono plumbing work, as well as supporting local community efforts at every opportunity.

Team Parker 4 Life is an organization committed to “be a voice for the children and join in the fight against pediatric cancer.” The inspiration behind Team Parker is Parker Shaw, who was diagnosed with stage 4 Nueroblastoma in April  2013 at age 6. The Shaw family has been traveling between New York and San Diego for treatments, surgeries and medications since diagnosis, and he was declared NED (No Evidence of Disease) after 9 long months, though he still has a long road ahead of him to prevent relapse and continue treatments. The Shaw family, and Parker, have become champions inspiring their own small community, as well as thousands of people across America to “embark on a crusade” helping children with cancer and their families through education and awareness.

Team Parker 4 Life has organized several events including a month long “Game Drive,” in June–Team Parker’s Game Changer–which rallied individuals and local businesses (as well as business in other states) to donate new games, puzzles, gift cards and video games to be delivered to children’s hospitals across the nation. The Bill Howe Family of Companies enrolled their own 136 employees and joined the cause as an official drop off location and donation center. In the end, they donated over $500 worth of new games and puzzles, Toys R Us gift cards and cash.

“Community involvement is very important,” said Tina Howe, Vice President of Bill Howe Plumbing, Bill Howe. “When we announced at our company meeting what we were participating in, our own group of local San Diego plumbers responded with cash donations and boxes of new games. We couldn’t be happier to do our part in helping raise awareness for pediatric cancer and are inspired by the Shaw’s strength and courage.”

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and Bill Howe Plumbing encourages everyone to educate themselves and help raise awareness in the community. For more information about Team Parker 4 Life, please visit www.teamparker4life.org.

For more information about the San Diego plumbing company, visit www.billhowe.com, or to speak with Bill or Tina Howe regarding this announcement, contact Bill Howe Marketing Director, Julie Riddle at Julie@billhowe.com.

About Bill Howe Family of Companies

Bill Howe Family of Companies is comprised of Bill Howe Plumbing, Inc.; Bill Howe Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc.; Bill Howe Restoration & Flood Services, Inc. The family-owned and operated company began in 1980 with the plumbing division and has grown into San Diego County’s largest low-cost one-stop-shop for service, repairs and installation, offering both residential and commercial services. 9085 Aero Drive, Suite B, San Diego CA 92123. Call 1-800-BILL-HOWE because We Know Howe!

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San Diego Plumber Offers Special Extended Warranties on RUUD Professional Water Heaters

Bill Howe Plumbing, Inc. pleased to extend discounted warranty offer for new RUUD water heater installations

July 30, 2014 San Diego, Calif. – Bill Howe Plumbing began in 1980 with one service truck belonging to San Diego plumber, Bill Howe. He started the company with his father and the mission to provide high quality plumbing services in San Diego at affordable rates. Over the past 34 years, he and his wife Tina Howe, have successfully expanded the “Family of Companies” to offer more than just plumbing in San Diego, adding heating & air conditioning, and Restoration & flood services to offer customers a one-stop-shop in home services.

Edwin Ruud developed the first automatic water heater over a 100 years ago. Since then, RUUD products have grown into one of “North America’s largest manufacturers of quality heating, cooling and water heating products.” Bill Howe Plumbing has been installing RUUD water heaters for over 20 years because of their high quality and affordability. Bill Howe Plumbing knows that all RUUD products meet and exceed rigorous industry standards and are the best choice for customers’ homes and businesses.

Beginning in July 2014, Bill Howe Plumbing, Inc. is happy to offer their customers a special offer for all new installations of specific RUUD water heaters. For the low cost of $100, they will add a 4-year warranty extension on all of the 30, 40 and 50 gallon gas water heaters with current standard warranties of 6 or 8 years. This will allow customers to have a brand new professional grade RUUD water heater installed by a professional licensed San Diego plumber and take advantage of having the life of the water heater extended by four years. As an additional bonus, customers can also claim a $100 rebate through San Diego Gas & Electric for the Pro models with a an E.F. rating of .62 or greater (this includes 30 gallon, PRO model 40 gallon and PRO model 50 gallon water heater).

“We have always installed RUUD products with the confidence and knowledge that they will offer our customers the value and quality they have come to expect from our company,” said Bill Howe, San Diego Plumber and President of Bill Howe Plumbing, Inc. “We are especially excited to offer customers an extended warranty on new installations of professional grade RUUD water heaters.”

For more information about the services offered in plumbing in San Diego by the Bill Howe Family of Companies, visit www.billhowe.com, or to speak with Bill or Tina Howe regarding this announcement, contact Bill Howe Marketing Director, Julie Riddle at Julie@billhowe.com.

About Bill Howe Family of Companies
Bill Howe Family of Companies is comprised of Bill Howe Plumbing, Inc.; Bill Howe Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc.; Bill Howe Restoration & Flood Services, Inc. The family-owned and operated company began in 1980 with the plumbing division and has grown into San Diego County’s largest low-cost one-stop-shop for service, repairs and installation, offering both residential and commercial services. 9085 Aero Drive, Suite B, San Diego CA 92123. Call 1-800-BILL-HOWE because We Know Howe!

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Local San Diego Plumbing Company Named One of 2014 Best Places to Work

The Bill Howe Family of Companies has made the San Diego Business Journal’s Best Places List for a fourth time

Bill Howe Named One Of San Diego's Best Places To Work

July 30, 2014 San Diego, Calif. – The Bill Howe Family of Companies was recently named as one of the Best Places to Work in San Diego. This 8th annual program was created by the San Diego Business Journal and Best Companies Group, and sponsored by Moss Adams LLP, Kaiser Permanente, United Concordia, Active Network, and Paradise Point. The Bill Howe Family of Companies has made the list three times prior in 2010, 2011 and 2013, having not participated in 2012. They were also named Best San Diego Plumbers two years in a row in the UT local Reader’s Poll in 2012 & 2013.

This survey and awards program identifies, recognizes and honors the best employers in San Diego, benefiting the state’s economy, workforce, and businesses. The list is made up of 100 companies split into four categories: 33 small-sized companies (15-49 US employees), 33 medium-sized companies (50-249 US employees), 14 large-sized companies (250-1,999 US employees), and 20 mega-sized companies (2,000 or more US employees). The Bill Howe Family of Companies has been named one of this year’s Best Places to Work in San Diego in the medium-sized category.

Companies from across the county entered the two-part survey process to determine the Best Places to Work in San Diego. The first part consisted of evaluating each nominated company’s workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems, and demographics. The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. The combined scores determined the top companies and the final ranking. Best Companies Group managed the overall registration and survey process in San Diego, analyzed the data, and determined the final rankings.

The San Diego plumbing company had an impressive response rate among its 136 employees and is also listed as a UT Top Workplace. They have also received numerous industry awards and have been one of the leading San Diego plumbers since opening their doors over 34 years ago. They have added multiple divisions turning the company into the preferred San Diego plumber’s, restoration, heating & air conditioning one-stop-shop.

“Our employees are the face and heart of Bill Howe,” said Tina Howe, Vice President of the Bill Howe Family of Companies. “A true measure of our success over the past 34 years is the continued success and happiness of our employees. We would not be where we are without their hard work and dedication.”

The actual rankings will be published in the August 18th issue of the San Diego Business Journal, and the ranked companies will be recognized at a special awards ceremony on August 7, 2014.

For more information on the Best Places to Work in San Diego program, visit www.BestPlacestoWorkSD.com.

For more information about the local San Diego Plumbing company and its services, visit www.billhowe.com, or to speak with Bill or Tina Howe regarding this announcement, contact Bill Howe Marketing Director, Julie Riddle at Julie@billhowe.com.

About Bill Howe Family of Companies

Bill Howe Family of Companies is comprised of Bill Howe Plumbing, Inc.; Bill Howe Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc.; Bill Howe Restoration & Flood Services, Inc. The family-owned and operated company began in 1980 with the plumbing division and has grown into San Diego County’s largest low-cost one-stop-shop for service, repairs and installation, offering both residential and commercial services. 9085 Aero Drive, Suite B, San Diego CA 92123. Call 1-800-BILL-HOWE because We Know Howe!

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Flush Mate Recall

Bill Howe has been has been the premier plumber in San Diego for over 34 years. Part of the expert services offered are continual updates on products and important information for our customers. In 2014, Flushmate announced a recall on a common product in many homes. Our plumbers want to educate our customers in San Diego.

Flushmate announced a voluntary recall of the Flushmate III Pressure-Assist flushing system due to the possibility of the system bursting at or near the vessel weld seam releasing stored pressure. The possible consequences could be a shattered tank, which could cause water damage or in very severe cases, physical harm. Flushmate has received approximately 300 reports of the product bursting resulting in property damage and 14 reports of impact injuries.

 Bill Howe Plumbing Informs FLushmate RecallThe Flushmate III Pressure Assist Flushing system was sold nationwide between October 1997 and February 2008, and an additional secondary recall was announced for systems sold 2008 and 2009. The units are rectangular and are a two-piece black molded plastic. About 2.5 million units were sold in the U.S. They have a 16-digit serial number which can be found on the label on the top of the Flushmate system.

The Flushmate systems were sold at local home supply retailers, by distributors, plumbing contractors  and toilet manufacturers nationwide, including American Standard, Crane, Eljer, Gerber, Kohler, Mansfield and St. Thomas.

If you believe that you might have the recalled Flushmate system installed in your toilet, you should turn off the water supply to your toilet and stop using the system. Consumers can contact the firm to determine if their serial number is included in the recall. If you do have a recalled Flushmate, you will be able to request a free repair kit to remedy the problem. Our expert plumbers in San DIego can also help to identify if you have the recalled product installed.

Once you receive the repair kit, you can contact a plumber in San Diego to make the exchange if you do not feel comfortable enough to change out the parts yourself. If you are handy, and feel good about following the clear instructions sent by Flushmate just remember to turn off the water before you start and flush the toilet to release any pressure before servicing the Flushmate III unit. It is also important that you not use any sealants on threads, including Teflon or plumbers tape, plumbers putty or liquid sealant on the parts.

For more information, or to schedule an appointment with one of Bill Howe’s Journeyman plumbers in San Diego, call 1-800 Bill Howe (245-5469).

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How to Respond to Fire & Smoke Damage

Immediate Response can save dollars when treating fire and smoke damages in your home or business. We also advise seeking the assistance of IICRC companies and individuals so you know you are receiving experienced specialists with formalized training, health and safety certification and understanding of a wide range of restoration projects. Bill Howe Restoration & Flood has highly trained individuals in water, fire and smoke damage. All employees are trained and certified. It is also important to ensure proof of license and insurance to keep you safe.

It is also important that if you start the project yourself, you start with safety in mind!

  • Make sure it is safe to enter
  • Always wear a dust mask and gloves
  • Open windows and doors, and place fans to properly ventilate the area
  • When cleaning, clean from the ceiling down
  • Use a vacuum with a high efficiency filter to avoid sending bad air back onto the atmosphere
  • If the damage is severe, consult with a licensed company for professional assistance
  • Check with your insurance policy to determine what is covered

The longer the restoration process is delayed, the more damage and costly the repairs will be. The effects of fire and smoke damage increase exponentially over time.

  • Within minutes: Acid soot can cause plastics to discolor and highly porous materials such as marble to be permanently discolored
  • Within hours: Acid soot can stain grout, fiberglass, bathroom fixtures and tarnish untreated metals
  • Within days: Residue can yellow paint, corrode metal and rust, damage wood furniture, permanently damage vinyl flooring, clothes and furniture.
  • Within weeks: The restoration process will dramatically increase as residue permanently affects floors, walls, metals, glassware, silver plated items and carpet fibers.

Cleaning soot residue should be done quickly, as soon as it is safe to do so. Residue and volatile vapors will expand through the air and then are deposited in structures and on surfaces compromising them immediately. The quicker surface cleanup is initiated, the sooner the process of restoring the home to pre-loss condition will occur.

For a free estimate from Bill Howe’s San Diego Restoration division, call 1-800 Bill Howe (245-5469).

 

 

 

 

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PHCC-SD Graduates Five San Diego Plumbers from Bill Howe

Local San Diego air conditioning and plumbing company proud of most recent graduates from PHCC Journeyman Program

July 2, 2014 San Diego, Calif. – Bill Howe Plumbing, Inc. is one of the largest family-owned and operated service and repair companies in San Diego. Plumbers working for Bill Howe have been proud to be a part of the Local Plumbing-Heating-Cooling-Contractors of San Diego (PHCC-SD) since 1985. They have continued to successfully grow the company by adding divisions in restoration and flood services, heating and air conditioning repair, and dedicate their time and resources to focus on education and training for their 100 + employees.

Bill Howe Plumbing, Inc. has been a proud member of the PHCC-SD for over 25 years. Bill and Tina have each served as the chapter President, most recently Tina stepped into the role for the 2013-14 year where she increased membership and successfully saw the opening of the HVAC training program. For the past decade, Bill Howe Plumbing, Inc. has been proud to send their employees through the PHCC-SD apprenticeship program. The company pays for all tuition, materials and offers support, on the job training and all resources for them to become Journeyman plumbers.

On Saturday, June 28, the San Diego PHCC celebrated the 122th annual Installation of the Officers, as well as the 2014 Graduation Ceremony. A total of eleven students graduated from the program for 2014, including five San Diego plumbers from Bill Howe: Louis Zimmerman, S. Bruce, Ryan Cook, Tyler Cervantes and Matt Saille. Each graduate successfully completed the four-year program with outstanding grades while working full time as field technicians.

newest batch of san diego journeyman plumbers from bill howe “It was a very proud moment to be part of the success of all of our PHCC graduates this year,” said Tina Howe, Vice President of Bill Howe Plumbing, Inc.

“We are especially happy to recognize the hard work and dedication of our own employees. We believe that proper training and education are so important to continuing to deliver the best services to our valued customers.”

For more information about the Bill Howe Family of Companies services in San Diego: air conditioning, heating, restoration, flood remediation or plumbing, visit www.billhowe.com, or to speak with Bill or Tina Howe regarding this announcement, contact Bill Howe Marketing Director, Julie Riddle at Julie@billhowe.com.

About Bill Howe Family of Companies

Bill Howe Family of Companies is comprised of Bill Howe Plumbing, Inc.; Bill Howe Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc.; Bill Howe Restoration & Flood Services, Inc. The family-owned and operated company began in 1980 with the plumbing division and has grown into San Diego County’s largest low-cost one-stop-shop for service, repairs and installation, offering both residential and commercial services. 9085 Aero Drive, Suite B, San Diego CA 92123. Call 1-800-BILL-HOWE because We Know Howe!

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Bill Howe Plumbing, Inc. Nominated for Best San Diego Plumber 3rd Year in a Row

Award-winning plumbing, air conditioning, heating, restoration & flood company nominated in 2014 Union Tribune Reader’s Poll

Local San Diego Plumber has been offering affordable service & repair in the local community since 1980. Owner’s Bill & Tina Howe, built the well-known company on the foundation of their own family values and ethics. For 34 years, they have remained family-owned and operated, and have grown into a full service company offering home care in San Diego air conditioning, heating, plumbing, restoration and flood remediation. Part of the recipe for success has been an unwavering commitment to customer service and employee training.

The Union Tribune Reader’s Poll has been giving the San Diego community the power to vote for their favorites since 2009. Nominations open in May and voting takes place through June. The top winners are announced in August and celebrated as “San Diego’s Best.”  Since its inception, many new categories have been added each year, including Best Plumber, Best Place to Work and Best Contractor, which are all categories Bill Howe is nominated for in 2014. You can visit their website and vote for them here: http://www.billhowe.com/2014/06/nominate-bill-howe-as-san-diegos-best-in-2014-union-tribune-readers-poll/.

Bill Howe originally made the list in 2010 as the Best San Diego air conditioning & heating co., and has placed in the top 4 each year following. In 2012, the Best San Diego plumber category was added and Bill Howe has been voted in the top spot each year. In 2014, Bill Howe is once again nominated for Best plumber, best heating & air conditioning company, best contractor, and new for Bill Howe this year, best place to work.

“We think of our customers and clients as part of our Bill Howe “Family,”” said Tina Howe, Vice President of Bill Howe Plumbing, Inc. “It is such an honor that the Union Tribune Readers are showing us so much support and think of us as family, too.”

In addition to making the Union Tribune Best of List, Bill Howe has been named one of San Diego’s Best Places to Work by the San Diego Business Journal in 2010, 2011, 2013 and 2014. They have also been the recipient of numerous community service and business achievement awards, including being named a finalist in the Better Business Bureau’s Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics each year since 2010.

For more information about the Bill Howe Family of Companies, or to vote them San Diego’s Best, visit www.billhowe.com, or to speak with Bill or Tina Howe regarding this announcement, contact Bill Howe Marketing Director, Julie Riddle at Julie@billhowe.com.

About Bill Howe Family of Companies

Bill Howe Family of Companies is comprised of Bill Howe Plumbing, Inc.; Bill Howe Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc.; Bill Howe Restoration & Flood Services, Inc. The family-owned and operated company began in 1980 with the plumbing division and has grown into San Diego County’s largest low-cost one-stop-shop for service, repairs and installation, offering both residential and commercial services. 9085 Aero Drive, Suite B, San Diego CA 92123. Call 1-800-BILL-HOWE because We Know Howe!

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Bill Howe Plumbing Continues Support of American Heart Association at 2014 Heart Beach Ball

Well-known San Diego plumber ends the 2014 successful campaign of “healthy hearts” at AHA Gala

June 18, 2014 San Diego, Calif. – Bill Howe Plumbing started with local San Diego plumber, Bill Howe, in 1980. He began his company with the mission to provide low cost service to the local community while promoting his own “pay-it-forward” spirit.  Since opening his doors, Bill Howe has steadily grown the company into a successful operation increasing services to include flood and restoration, heating and air conditioning in San Diego. His dedication to giving back to the community and caring for his customers is the driving force behind the company’s success.

One of the most prominent sponsorship opportunities the company has been part of is their team up with the American Heart Association. Starting in 2010, the San Diego plumber has provided an annual donation of $25,000 to the AHA, as well as hosting an annual drawing contest for children ages 5-12. “By offering our healthy hearts drawing contest to children throughout the community, we are able to reach out early on and promote healthy active lifestyles in conjunction with the AHA message and service,” said Bill Howe, President of Bill Howe Plumbing, Inc.

The contest, officially called “Howe” Healthy is Your Heart Drawing Contest, opens up to children throughout San Diego county ages 5-12. It launches on February 1 each year and goes through March. It asks children to draw their idea of a healthy heart and share all the ways they stay active and heart conscious. Bill Howe Plumbing, Inc. chooses five winners: the Grand Prize Winner receives a $250 gift card to Toys R Us, and four age category winners each receiving  $100 gift cards. There is also a public “Facebook” vote open to Bill Howe’s fans and the winner also receives a $100 gift card to Toys R Us.

The culminating event of the Healthy Hearts drawing contest and the annual sponsorship is the AHA Heart Beach Ball held each June at the Hotel Del Coronado Hotel. The Grand Prize Winner and his or her family are invited to attend the only “no shoes required” beach gala, where the winning drawing is displayed. The Beach Ball also adds another opportunity for fundraising and on June 14, 2014, raised over $350,000 during the event.

San Diego Plumber Contest Winner & Family At AHA Charity Ball

“We are so happy to do a small part with such an amazing organization like the American Heart Association,” said Tina Howe, Vice President of Bill Howe Plumbing, Inc. “We love hosting the drawing contest each year and look forward to all the community support and participation.”

For more information about the Bill Howe Family of Companies, or services offered: flood and restoration, plumbing, heating and air conditioning in San Diego, visit www.billhowe.com, or to speak with Bill or Tina Howe regarding this announcement, contact Bill Howe Marketing Director, Julie Riddle at Julie@billhowe.com.

About Bill Howe Family of Companies

Bill Howe Family of Companies is comprised of Bill Howe Plumbing, Inc.; Bill Howe Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc.; Bill Howe Restoration & Flood Services, Inc. The family-owned and operated company began in 1980 with the plumbing division and has grown into San Diego County’s largest low-cost one-stop-shop for service, repairs and installation, offering both residential and commercial services. 9085 Aero Drive, Suite B, San Diego CA 92123. Call 1-800-BILL-HOWE because We Know Howe!

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Bill Howe Plumbing Chooses Grand Prize & Age Category Winners in Healthy Hearts Drawing Contest

Local San Diego plumber continues to support AHA and local community in healthy lifestyle initiatives 

June 12, 2014 San Diego, Calif. – The Bill Howe Family of Companies is comprised of three divisions offering expert services in plumbing, heating & air conditioning and flood & restoration. The one-stop shop started with San Diego plumber, Bill Howe, and has grown over the past 30 years to over 130 employees in San Diego; plumbers, heating & air technicians and restoration & reconstruction specialists with support staff managing daily operations from their headquarters on Aero Drive. The family-owned and operated business continues its success through education and training, quality products and services, and dedication to community outreach.

The San Diego plumber has supported several charitable organizations throughout the history of the company, including the San Diego Burn Institute, San Diego Food Bank and the American Heart Association in San Diego (AHA). Their sponsorship of the AHA has been highly successful and the Bill Howe Family of Companies has been sponsoring the AHA since 2010.

contest winners in san diego plumbers heart healthy drawing contest

The Grand Prize Winner, Soliana, and two age category winners, Madeleine & Evan.

As part of the AHA Sponsorship, the Bill Howe Family of Companies makes an annual donation of $25,000 and hosts a 3-month long drawing contest for children ages 5-12. The contest asks children to draw their idea of a healthy heart. In 2014, over 400 drawings were submitted from across the county and six winners were chosen in several different categories. The Grand Prize winner, Soliana, age 10 from Poway, CA received a $250 gift card to Toys R Us, and an invitation for her and her family to attend  the AHA Heart Ball that will be held at the Hotel Del Coronado on Saturday, June 14. There were four additional age category winners and a “Facebook Favorite” and they each received a $100 Toys R Us gift card.

“We really love teaming up with the American Heart Association each year, especially as it allows us the incredible opportunity to connect with local children in our community,” said Tina Howe, Vice President of the Bill Howe Family of Companies. “We are passionate about supporting the San Diego community that has been so good to us in our 34-year history, and the AHA initiatives align so well with our own dedication to creating healthy & active lifestyles in our own company and industry.

For more information about the Bill Howe Family of Companies, or for more information about how San Diego plumbers are making a difference in the community, visit www.billhowe.com, or to speak with Bill or Tina Howe regarding this announcement, contact Bill Howe Marketing Director, Julie Riddle at Julie@billhowe.com.

About Bill Howe Family of Companies

Bill Howe Family of Companies is comprised of Bill Howe Plumbing, Inc.; Bill Howe Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc.; Bill Howe Restoration & Flood Services, Inc. The family-owned and operated company began in 1980 with the plumbing division and has grown into San Diego County’s largest low-cost one-stop-shop for service, repairs and installation, offering both residential and commercial services. 9085 Aero Drive, Suite B, San Diego CA 92123. Call 1-800-BILL-HOWE because We Know Howe!

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Rebates Are Back!

Bill Howe Family of Companies employs the most highly trained plumbers in San Diego and keeps up to date on any possible savings to pass onto customers. With skyrocketing energy bills, many people turn to their local San Diego plumber to help them save money with one of the household’s most essential element, the water heater. While they have been absent for a while, SDG&E is once again offering rebates when homeowners install certain models with the specified energy efficiency ratings.

With professional installation from expert plumbers in San Diego, natural gas water heaters and electric water heaters are eligible for a rebate of $100 from SDG&E. Natural gas water heaters must have an energy factor of .62 or higher, and electric heaters are eligible in varying factors depending on the size. Pro water heaters are also eligible for the rebate and have longer *warranties.

Professional plumbers in San Diego explain an Energy Factor as the overall energy efficiency based on the amount of hot water produced per unit of fuel consumed over a typical day; i.e., for every dollar that is spent on gas, the amount that actually goes to heating water and is not wasted.  The following factors are also taken into account:

  • Recovery efficiency indicates how efficiently the heat is transferred to the water
  • Standby loss is the percentage of heat loss from the stored water (in conventional tank water heaters)
  • Cycling losses point to the heat loss as water circulates in the storage tank and/or at the inlet and outlet pipes

Bill Howe carries and installs many eligible water heaters and an expert San Diego plumber is standing by to answer any of your questions and walk you through the best option for your needs.

SDG&E rebate program will be in effect until early 2015 and customers are directed to the SDG&E website to download the application (Please verify with SDG&E for updated information as the rebate program can change at any time without notice. Bill Howe has no affiliation with the SDG&E rebate program). Please verify all requirements through SDG&E prior to filing application, including, but not limited to permit requirements. 

*Starting August 1, 2014 Bill Howe Plumbing will be offering a special warranty extension on new water heater installations. Call for details on how you can extend the life when you purchase and install a new energy efficient water heater.

Or, If you are nearing the end of your current water heater warranty period or thinking of upgrading the efficiency for future utility savings, call 1-800 Bill Howe (1-800-245-5469) today for a free estimate.

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