20 Best Plumbing Companies to Work For in Cleveland

Ryan Morris
by Ryan Morris
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Plumbing is one of the oldest professions in the world, with a need for plumbing specialists stretching back at least as far as the Roman Empire.

While plumbing requires a highly specialized skill set and degree of knowledge, there’s been a proliferation of plumbing specialists in the last few decades — now, every city has so many different plumbing services on offer that it can be tough to even decide who to call.

But with so many different plumbing companies out there, we were curious — which ones are the best to work for?

For this article, we decided to focus on the city of Cleveland, OH — so, using company scores from websites that aggregate reviews like GlassDoor, Indeed, and Yelp as a baseline, we created our own list of some of the best companies to work for that were based within a 30-mile commute of Cleveland.

The full list can be found further down, but first, here’s a quick top ten.


  1. 1st Choice Plumbing and Drain
  2. Royal Flush Plumbing
  3. W.F. Hann & Sons
  4. Menyhart Plumbing & Heating Supply
  5. Northeast Plumbing & Mechanical
  6. Kobella Plumbing Heating Cooling
  7. Western Reserve Plumbing
  8. Rieth Plumbing
  9. Approved Plumbing
  10. Smylie One Heating Cooling & Plumbing

Does your company make the top twenty? Read on to the full list to find out.

1. 1st Choice Plumbing and Drain

Company Description: “1st Choice Plumbing and Drain is family owned and operated, founded on the premise of putting customer’s interests 1st. When you call, you have my personal promise, as owner and operator, that we will not only exceed your expectations with our superior pricing, service and satisfaction, but your interests will come first.

With nearly 20 years of experience and as a Master Plumber, I understand the many needs of customers, from consulting, repair, drain cleaning to excavation. With my background, and experience, you can be rest assured and trust that when you need plumbing, 1st Choice will do it right.”

2. Royal Flush Plumbing

Company Description: “Royal Flush Plumbing Inc. has been known for their instant turnaround times on plumbing emergencies and standard plumbing repair requests. Providing 24 / 7 plumbing services, we will show up to your property to provide inspections and fix the problem the first time!”

3. W.F. Hann & Sons

Company Description: “At W.F. Hann & Sons, we offer a wide range of premium products and services to facilitate your heating, air conditioning or plumbing project, protect your investment, and ensure long-term satisfaction. As a Carrier Factory Authorized Dealer, we are held to a rigid criteria for licenses, insurance, business practices, product knowledge, and technical expertise.

Our team of technicians participate in ongoing factory training, focusing on advancements in techniques and technology, and are educated in proper sizing and service procedures that deliver maximum efficiency, comfort, and longevity. We are entirely NATE-certified, having verified real working knowledge through core and specialty exams endorsed by the entire HVAC industry.

By bringing together extensively skilled professionals with state-of-the-art equipment, we are uniquely qualified to answer your demands for heating, cooling, plumbing, and hot water heating across Cleveland, Pepper Pike, Chagrin Falls, Highland Heights, Beachwood, Shaker Heights, Lyndhurst, Willoughby Hills and University Heights, OH.”

4. Menyhart Plumbing & Heating Supply

Company Description: “The goal of Menyhart Plumbing & Heating Supply is to provide each customer with quality service and expert advice that will separate us from the competition and earn people’s confidence, trust and loyalty. We believe it is much more important to gain a customer for a lifetime instead of just making a sale one time! Ideal for households looking to maximize energy savings.”

5. Northeast Plumbing & Mechanical

Company Description: “Northeast Plumbing & Mechanical, LLC is Cleveland’s premier plumbing service. We specialize in residential and commercial services such as leaky faucets, new water heaters, toilet repair, drain services, busted pipes, and all of your other plumbing needs. Whether you’re looking to install a new bathroom into your home or just looking for a hand with a leaky faucet, no job is too big or too small for our team. With honest pricing, financing options, and over three decades of experience in the area, we’ve made a name for ourselves as one of the best options in the state of Ohio. Contact us today to book your appointment!”

6. Kobella Plumbing Heating Cooling

Company Description: “Kobella Plumbing Heating Cooling is proudly owned and operated by local plumbing & HVAC veteran Michael Kobella. Our company provides premier plumbing and HVAC solutions and offers best-in-class service, quality workmanship, and customized solutions to homeowners in Lake and Geauga county and the Chagrin Valley.

With over 15 years of hands-on experience in our service area, we can handle any plumbing situation from simple repair fixes to large scale renovations and installations. Our team of plumbers repair and install plumbing throughout your entire home – kitchen to bathroom, basement to yard.

Our heating and cooling experts can keep your A/C and heating systems running smoothly. Kobella Plumbing Heating Cooling is a licensed, bonded, and insured business, and we are committed to making your home safe and comfortable through quality-guaranteed workmanship.”

7. Western Reserve Plumbing

Company Description: “Plumbing – everyone uses it. Plumbing is the water systems and piping in your home: sinks, tubs, toilets, ice makers, disposals, water heaters, water filters, water pumps, gas piping.

Western Reserve Plumbing helps keep your plumbing systems functioning properly and safely. We’re expert diagnosticians of efficient flow and waste, to maintain a healthy environment at home – and in the community.”

8. Rieth Plumbing

Company Description: “Residential and commercial plumbing services. Repair and remodel.”

9. Approved Plumbing

Company Description: “At Approved Plumbing Company it is our philosophy to provide impressive customer service by being exceptionally prompt, courteous, clean, knowledgeable, reliable, and responsible. We will constantly strive to be highly efficient and organized in all aspects of our business and to use only the very best in quality material and state of the art equipment.

Our employees will be highly trained individuals who take great pride in their work, command respect of their peers as well as be respectful of others. We will pride ourselves in being honest, loyal, trustworthy, and true professionals as we try to maintain our goals as industry leaders in the service and repair field.”

10. Smylie One Heating Cooling & Plumbing

Company Description: “Choosing a great HVAC/Plumbing contractor, like Smylie One, to install a new furnace, central air conditioner, or install a new plumbing fixture, can be as important as the equipment you choose, because proper installation and maintenance is needed for the equipment to operate safely, reliably, and at maximum efficiency. Here are some questions and answers from Smylie One.”

11. Free Flow Plumbing

Company Description: “As the owner of Free Flow Plumbing, LLC , I am a full service plumbing contractor serving the good people of Cleveland, OH and the surrounding areas since 2004. Being a licensed and experienced plumber and sewer contractor, I offer a wide range of tailor-made plumbing installation, repair and maintenance services, including drain and sewer cleaning. From beginning to end, I will be there every step of the way, creating a personal and professional relationship to best understand your needs and desires. Every facet will be handled with the utmost care and detail to ensure that all work is completed to your satisfaction.”

12. Arco Comfort Air

Company Description: “We specialize in providing the North East Ohio and Akron/Canton area’s with dependable heating, air conditioning, water heater, duct cleaning, and indoor air quality services. As the trusted name in total comfort, our goal is to make your life easier and more comfortable with convenient service hours 7 days a week, 100% satisfaction guarantee, exclusive warranties, exceptional financing programs, and friendly, reliable, same day emergency service. We proudly serve our clients with exceptional service, quality and pricing. Arco is your neighborhood heating and cooling contractor.”

13. WyattWorks Plumbing

Company Description: “When you choose WyattWorks, you’re choosing exceptional service, reliability and the confidence of knowing you’re in capable hands. Couple that with easy to reach quick to respond service from our courteous crew, and you’ve got a lifelong relationship.”

14. APPC Plumbing Services

Company Description: “As a full-service plumbing company, the bonded, insured and licensed plumbing contractors at APPC can handle virtually all things related to water in the home, including water heater installation and repair; sewer and drain cleaning; gas, water and sewer line repair; bathroom and kitchen plumbing fixture replacement and repairs; garbage disposal replacement; sump pump and grinder pump installation and excavation if needed.”

15. Sal’s Heating & Cooling

Company Description: “At Sal’s Heating & Cooling, we offer exceptional customer service. Our goal is to answer each call immediately. Our expert technicians will arrive at your home or business in one of our fully-equipped vans to perform the quality service you need.”

16. Gorjanc Comfort Services

Company Description: “Gorjanc Comfort Services, Cleveland and Northeast Ohio’s premier home services company since 1963, is a second-generation heating, air conditioning, and plumbing service provider. With over 50 years of experience we’ve just about seen it all when it comes to furnace and AC installation and repairs. We’ve also earned a sterling reputation as the ‘go-to’ guys when you need any type of plumbing repairs, or have a plumbing problem. We even do emergency plumbing repairs anytime, day or night.”

17. VIP Plumbing

Company Description: “VIP Plumbing has a staff of plumbers that take pride in their work. That means you can only expect the best from us! When our plumbing technicians meet with you at your home, they are willing to listen and offer advice. Our services are competitively priced for small and large jobs alike. We’re skilled in all types of plumbing projects, from small plumbing repairs to large new construction and remodels.”

18. A-Z Plumbing & Drain Service

Company Description: “Our plumbers are available for scheduled and emergency service and are among the most highly trained in the industry. We continually exceed our customers’ expectations by arriving to the job site when we say we will, always offering free estimates and up-front pricing and never charging extra fees for after hours or Sunday calls. We stand behind our work and are fully licensed, bonded and insured.”

19. H Jack’s Plumbing and Heating Cleveland

Company Description: “When it comes to plumbing, heating & cooling service or installation in your home or at your business, H. Jack’s Plumbing & Heating’s team of trained and certified professionals can help anytime day or night, every day of the year!”

20. Gene’s Refrigeration, Heating & Air Conditioning

Company Description: “Family owned and operated since 1959, Gene’s Refrigeration protects your comfort, investment, and ongoing satisfaction with a proven track record of reliability. We draw from a history of dedicated customer service in Medina & Surrounding Counties, and you can rest assured, we’ll always be here when you need us.

Through sound business practices, a complete range of services, and a team of fully licensed, bonded, and insured specialists, we deliver straightforward solutions to even the toughest challenges. Quality materials, products, and workmanship ensure lasting performance. At Gene’s Refrigeration, we’re so confident in your satisfaction that we guarantee it.”

Wrapping Up

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