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Best Plumbing in Ellicott City

Why These Plumbers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Ellicott City Plumbers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

Reviewed Curated Top Picks 55 37 12

Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

A & A Plumbing, Inc.

Since 2011, 24 hours per day, seven days per week, A & A Plumbing Inc. has been serving homes and businesses in the greater Baltimore County metro area, including Ellicott City. The company is licensed and insured with the state of Maryland and is compliant with all codes and regulations. A & A Plumbing's services include faucet, pipe, toilet, and water heater repair and replacement, gas line installation and repair, clogged or slow drain repair and cleaning, and video pipe inspection. A & A's plumbers serve on the Plumbing Advisory Committee for the Baltimore County School Board. LICENSE #24688.

PO Box 1311
Ellicott City, MD 21041


Alpha Plumbing

Based in Pasadena, MD, Alpha Plumbing has over 25 years' experience in offering residential and commercial services for Baltimore and Anne Arundel County, including communities like Ellicott City. The company offers a range of plumbing services include repair and installation for toilets, faucets, garbage disposals, and standard appliances. Its commercial work extends to fire hydrant repair and installing and maintaining grease traps for foodservice businesses. Experienced technicians service tankless water heaters, provide sewer and drain cleaning, pump maintenance, video inspection, and polybutylene re-piping. Alpha Plumbing provides free estimates, and customers can take advantage of financing options for certain services through the GreenSky program.

Pasadena, MD 21122


AVS Plumbing & Heating

AVS Plumbing & Heating is a family-owned and operated company serving customers in Ellicott City and surrounding areas with emergency plumbing and heating services. Its licensed heating and plumbing contractors are available to repair or replace faucets, showerheads, toilets, garbage disposals, and burst pipes. The company can service and install new sinks, tubs, and fixtures for a kitchen or bathroom remodel. AVS Plumbing & Heating has experience in installing and repairing boilers and water heaters. It also services and installs sump pumps to help keep basements dry. Other services include repiping, drain cleaning, gas connections, and backflow prevention. LICENSE #1209.

12630 Frederick Rd.
West Friendship, MD 21794



For over 60 years, Catons Plumbing has provided Ellicott City and the greater Baltimore area with 24/7 emergency residential and commercial plumbing maintenance and repair services. The company's licensed and insured plumbers are available to install and service electric and gas water heaters. Technicians can repair or replace leaky faucets, toilets, and water lines as needed in kitchens, bathrooms, and utility rooms. Catons Plumbing offers a video camera inspection of sewer systems, yearly cleanings with high-powered water jetting, and installation of backflow prevention devices. It also provides drain work as well clearing drains and sewer lines of clogs.. LICENSE #10718.

3696 Park Ave Ste 204
Ellicott City, MD 21043


Crouse Plumbing & Heating

Crouse Plumbing & Heating is a plumbing company that has serviced residential clients in the Ellicott City area since 1973. Its talented technicians specialize in bathroom remodels from installing bathtubs, sinks, and toilets to moving water lines as needed. The company's staff can also provide general plumbing services, such as finding and fixing leaks, hooking up hoses, repairing and replacing pipes of all materials. This company offers 24/7 emergency repair service.

Ellicott City, MD 21041


Howard County Plumbing Service

Howard County Plumbing Service is a full-service plumbing contractor which has been serving residential and commercial customers in Ellicott City and surrounding areas for over 25 years. Family-owned and operated, the business is fully licensed, bonded, and insured, and it provides 24/7 emergency services. The business offers limited underground utility plumbing services and assists with full plumbing installations for new construction and remodeling projects. Additional plumbing services offered include faucet installation and repair, sewage and utility pump service and installation, kitchen plumbing installation, garbage disposal replacement and repair, and bathroom plumbing installation. LICENSE #20435.

PO Box 319
Eldersburg, MD 21784


John E. Ruth Company

John E. Ruth Company is a family-owned and operated plumbing company that has offered services to residential and commercial clients since 1922. It specializes in helping residential clients remodel bathrooms, kitchens, and basements, including sinks, tubs, faucets, and showers. Its team of talented technicians includes several master plumbers who can work on sewer and drain cleaning, sump pumps, and water heater repairs and installations.

5621 Old Frederick Rd
Catonsville, MD 21228


Kastner Plumbing & Heating, Inc.

Kastner Plumbing & Heating Inc is a family-owned and operated plumbing business serving residential customers in Ellicott City and its surrounding areas since 1968. The business offers Water-Smart installations of low-flow toilets, showers, and scald-free child safety products. Plumbing services offered include sump pump installation and repair, water filtration system installation and repair, water leak detection and repair, sewer inspections, and clogged drain repair. The business assists with installation and repair of conventional, tankless, heat pump, and solar water heaters. It also offers Bio-Clean services for safer maintenance of basement sump pumps, septic systems, and garbage disposals. LICENSE #1862.

12630 Frederick Rd
West Friendship, MD 21794


Keller Plumbing/Heating & Air Conditioning

Since 2003, Keller Plumbing/Heating & Air Conditioning has provided plumbing installation and repair in the Ellicott City area. The familyoperated business cleans drains and installs and repairs showers, toilets, sinks and sump pumps. The company's master plumbers replace water heaters, repair leaks, and clean and replace sewer lines. In addition, the company offers water service replacement and replaces and installs water storage tanks. Licensed and insured technicians inspect, repair, and replace water lines and perform preventive maintenance. They also perform whole-house gas conversions, install backup generators, and install and repair gas lines. LICENSE #18920.

Ellicott City, MD 21043


Ken Griffin Plumbing Services Inc.

Ken Griffin Plumbing Services Inc. has served residential plumbing and home renovation needs in the Ellicott City metro area for more than 27 years. The family-owned company offers same-day, 24/7 service, handling such plumbing matters as leak repairs, sewer and drain cleaning, gas appliance and fireplace connections, and installation of bathtubs and showers. Other services include complete bathroom and kitchen remodeling and installation and servicing of water heaters, well water pumps, and water filtration and treatment units. Voted as Howard County's Best Plumber for multiple consecutive years, the company uses progressive, environmentally responsible business practices. LICENSE #7378.

Ellicott City, MD 21042


Metcalf Plumbing

Family-owned and operated Metcalf Plumbing has served commercial and residential customers in the Ellicott City area since 2002. Founded by master plumber and gas fitter Les Metcalf, the company installs and repairs water heaters, water and sewer lines, garbage disposals, toilets, and faucets. The licensed, certified, and insured plumbers repair water pipes and install and repair gas pipes, appliances, fireplaces, and boilers. In addition, the company inspects, cleans, repairs, and replaces drains. All work is performed within 24 hours and is guaranteed in writing. Metcalf is a member of the Professional Business Builders and Associated Builders and Contractors Inc. LICENSE #8476.

10 Winters Ln Ste B
Catonsville, MD 21228


Pohlman Plumbing

Pohlman Plumbing is an Ellicott City company that has provided its services for residential clients since 2008. The company's technicians can handle water heaters, plumbing inspections, drain cleaning, and garbage disposal repairs and replacements. Staff members provide a variety of services, including sewer pipe inspections, repairs, and installations, steam generator work, sump pump work, and water damage restoration. The company offers emergency plumbing services.

Linthicum Heights, MD 21090


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