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Cast Iron Line Rehabilitation: Medical Building

Bill Howe Plumbing began with a very simple business model: offer the highest quality of customer service in sewer and drain cleaning in San Diego at the most affordable price. After 35 years, we feel it is safe to say that we have mastered drain cleaning, and over the past decade, drain lining in San Diego. Bill Howe Plumbing has created an expert lining division within the company. Technicians have a combined (years) experience in residential and commercial applications. Recent projects...

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Bill Howe Family of Companies Presents 13 Company Awards at Year-end Party

Well-known San Diego plumbing company created 13 new employee recognition awards, including San Diego plumber of the Year for 2014 December 23, 2014 San Diego, Calif. – Bill Howe Family of Companies has become one of the largest family-owned and operated companies offering San Diego expert services in plumbing, heating & air conditioning and restoration & flood remediation. Part of the success of the well-established company has been the caliber of employee, and how well the employees are treated. Bill Howe...

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Pull-in-Place Epoxy Lateral Line Rehabilitation Spotlight

Bill Howe Plumbing began with a very simple business model: offer the highest quality of customer service in sewer and drain cleaning in San Diego at the most affordable price. After 35 years, we feel it is safe to say that we have mastered drain cleaning, and over the past decade, drain lining in San Diego. Bill Howe Plumbing has created an expert lining division within the company. Technicians have a combined (years) experience in residential and commercial applications. Recent projects...

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Bill Howe Family of Companies’ Business Development Director Named BOMA Chair of the Year

Jessica Kalloch, lead development for the San Diego plumbing company recognized for third time in 2014 December 16, 2014 San Diego, Calif. – Bill Howe Plumbing has a distinguished history of offering the best in services for San Diego plumbing, heating and air conditioning, and restoration and flood customers. They have led the industry in community outreach, customer service excellence and ethics for 35 years and have numerous recognitions to show for their hard work, including individual recognition within the company....

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Emergency Water Heater Shutdown

As a premiere San Diego plumbing company for 35 years, we have seen quite a few leaking water heaters, and many times it does not leak at a convenient time. Whether it is in the middle of the night, or during a weekend get together, the last thing you want to have to do is to call random plumbers in San Diego for emergency help, usually at emergency rates! If you follow a few simple steps, you can save yourself major...

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Bill Howe Family of Companies Named as Finalist in 2015 BBB Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics

San Diego plumber receives recognition for industry ethics for fourth consecutive year December 8, 2014 San Diego, Calif. – Bill Howe Plumbing has a distinguished history of offering the best in services for San Diego plumbing, heating and air conditioning, and restoration and flood customers. They have led the industry in community outreach, customer service excellence and ethics for 35 years and have numerous recognitions to show for their hard work. For the fourth consecutive year, the Bill Howe Family of...

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Whats a MERV?

In the HVAC world, A MERV is the Minimum Efficiency Reporting Value. But what does it actually mean? A MERV rating relates to the filter in your heating & air conditioning system and its efficacy in air quality control. MERV ratings are on a scale of 1-20, and the higher the number means the fewer the contaminants that can pass through the filter. The MERV scale was designed by the American Society of Heating, and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) to...

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Common Plumbing Misconceptions & Myths Explained

Do Lemons in the disposal freshen your kitchen and give it that nice lemony fresh scent? Yes, but and this is a big but, our San Diego plumbers never recommend grinding those rinds in the disposal. Even if they are tiny pieces and grind okay, they eventually end up in your drain line and can cause worse problems later on. Read our blog about lemon peels to find the best way to keep your kitchen drain smelling fresh. Read it here! Where you...

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Celebrate World Toilet Day: November 19, 2014

Did you know that it is World Toilet Day, today?  Recognized by the United Nations as the founding day of World Toilet Organization, World Toilet Day is about action and awareness. There are approximately 2.5 billion people (a little over a third of the world’s population) who do not have access to improved sanitation. According to the UNWater.org, 1 billion people still defecate in the open. 2014 marks the second annual World Toilet Day. Designated by the United Nations General Assembly...

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“Howe” to Clean Your Showerhead

You don’t need plumbers in San Diego to tell you how hard the counties water can be. In fact, we have one of the worst ranking water in the country (coming in at 9th) which can cause many issues with your homes plumbing. One of the more annoying, but easily resolved, issues is that of a clogged shower head. [caption id="attachment_10564" align="alignleft" width="295"] Showerhead with hard water scale build up.[/caption] If you are experiencing slow streams of water, or trickling out of...

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