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Jack Howk Plumbing Company

Jack Howk Plumbing Company

Jack Howk Plumbing Company

45 years in business
12430 SE Capps Rd
Clackamas, OR 97015-9093
Additional Phone Numbers
  • (503) 850-3100
  • (866) 803-0879
Additional Email Addresses
BBB File Opened: 01/01/1981
Business Started: 01/01/1972
Business Started Locally: 01/01/1972
Type of Entity
Limited Liability Company
Business Category
  • Plumbers
  • Plumbing Drains & Sewer Cleaning

Additional Information
  • Consumers of Jack Howk Plumbing may contact their corporate office directly at 1-866-803-0879 or via email at
Service Area
We service the following area(s): Clackamas, OR, Damascus, OR, Happy Valley, OR
Alternate Business Names
  • Rescue Rooter
  • A R S
  • American Residential Services LLC
  • Jack Howk Plumbing & Drain Service
  • Rescue Rooter of Portland
  • A R S Investments Holdings LLC

Licensing, Bonding or Registration
This business is in an industry that may require professional licensing, bonding or registration. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.


Government Action

Oregon Construction Contractors Board vs. American Residential Services, Jack Howk Plumbing & Drain and Rescue Rooter

The following describes a government action that has been resolved by either a settlement or a decision by a court or administrative agency. If the matter is being appealed, it will be noted below.

On July 24, 2012, the Oregon Construction Contractors Board filed a notice of proposed license revocation and civil penalties against A... Read More

Pattern of Complaint

BBB files indicate that this business has received complaints concerning sales practice issues. Consumers allege Jack Howk Plumbing Company uses high-pressure sales tactics. Consumers claim to feel that the company may be trying to charge them for work that is not necessary.

Jack Howk Plumbing Company is working with BBB to correct the underlying issues.


This company offers full service plumbing, sewer and drain cleaning.

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Jack Howk Plumbing Company

This Business Is Not BBB Accredited

Jack Howk Plumbing Company

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