1, Report: #1518156
Posted Date: May 06 2022
Paul Andolsek Colo Rooter Replaced Main line without a valid license or permits pulled Aurora Colorado
We hired Paul Andolsek who owns Colo Rooter to replace our main drain. When Paul came out on Saturday April 30th, he took all the measurements, scoped the line, had a lengthy discussion with me and my husband. Reviewed the warranty and the plan to place the clean outs at the edge of...
2, Report: #1510276
Posted Date: Jul 23 2021
Roto Rooter surclean Recommended surclean and did not disclose how bad they were and how they threaten home owners in distress with liens on their homes from their fraudulent business practices over charging Columbus Georgia
Roto rooter didn't disclose how bad Surclean was & their bad and unethical businesses practices. But we were in a dire need situation with our bathrooms and the living room on 03/12/2021, flooded we didn't know. They talked a good talk about helping us restoring our home saying th...
3, Report: #1509877
Posted Date: Jul 23 2021
Surclean Mobster thieves threatening home owners to put liens on their home if they don't pay for their over billing fraudulent charges does not honor what they advertise about packing and moving your contents they even insult their own customers who said nice things about them Georgia
The BBB of Atlanta is even on their corrupt unethical business practices. I had septic back up on 03/12/2021. Water was coming up through my bathtub and sinks and carpet in my hall way all the way to my living room was soaked and flooded. I called roto rooter they are the ones who r...
Categories: Unappreciative Liars
4, Report: #1502237
Posted Date: Nov 24 2020
Executive plumbing contractors / mike simic Alexandra Simic shoddy plumbing work, poor customer service, scam artist Hollywood FL
Mike Simic is a scam artist, I used these guys to fix my plumbing at my shop, they came out twice and charged me a ton of money, my leak sprung again after 3 weeks! Only 3 weeks! I called them and they told me it was going to cost more money. I wound up calling roto rooter in an e...
5, Report: #1497891
Posted Date: Jul 22 2020
East Gate BBQ East Gate Barbecue East Gate BBQ Express East Gate Barbecue Express Harlan Kappel St. Mary Parish Chamber of Commerce East Gate BBQ Bully Customer and Culturally Insensitive Member of the St. Mary Parish Chamber of Commerce Morgan City Louisiana
East Gate BBQ and East Gate BBQ Express are barbecue restaurants owned by Harlan Kappel. The business in question in this Ripoff Report is East Gate BBQ, located in Morgan City, LA. The owner, Harlan Kappel, is often at the Morgan City, LA location. Unfortunately, Harlan Kappel ...
6, Report: #1497357
Posted Date: Jul 09 2020
Syracuse Roto-Rooter Roto-Rooter of Syracuse They got paid IN CASH up front, didn't complete the job, damaged my house and won't give a partial refund!! Syracuse NY
On 7/4/2020 Roto-Rooter was called to my residence to clear a leaky/backed up toilet and help make the residence habitable. The problem ended up being more complicated than the technician expected; it was not resolved. The technician stayed at my residence for about four hours, atte...
7, Report: #1488090
Posted Date: Nov 21 2019
ROTO ROOTER Omaha Over charged Omaha Nebraska
This business is a complete ripoff. If my wife didn't already sign and agreement to do the work we would've gone elsewhere. To dig two 30 holes, one in the garage to fix a pipe and one outside, we were charged $5700. They were done within 10 hours. $570 per hour??? They knew we were...
Categories: Plumber Service, Plumbing
8, Report: #1486561
Posted Date: Oct 20 2019
Roto-Rooter (Lansing) Scammed On Invoice Charges Lansing Michigan
I had recently had a garbage disposal estimate at my household and wanted to get the work done, along with a new faucet. The 2 guys come in with the necessary stuff and have the job done in less than an hour. I was handed an invoice with a charge of over $1400. They failed to mentio...
Categories: Rip off, Scammers, Contractor Scam, Home renovations, Plumbing
9, Report: #1482348
Posted Date: Jul 23 2019
Choice Home Warranty would not cover a repair under the coverage policy Edison NJ
Posted on 07/17/2019 HENDERSON, NEVADA -- I had a pipe burst in the attic of my house. Time sensitive issue. Best they could do was an appointment in 2 days. I contracted the repair out privately. Job done. Later, I found I could have called to get prior authorization for my own co...
Categories: warranty, Home Warranty Companies
10, Report: #1453400
Posted Date: Jul 25 2018
BENJAMIN FRANKLIN The Punctual Plumber Outrageous charge for correcting a leaking toilette of $ 438.00!! New Hope Minnesota
I had never used Benjamin Franklin before but they sent me a 20% discount for seniors and I thought that they were a responsible company willing to help seniors with fixed income. Well, in previous opportunities I have used Roto Rooter or other private plumbers and the usual charge...
Categories: ElderAbuse, Plumbing, Plumbing - shower installation
11, Report: #1452885
Posted Date: Jul 23 2018
Roto-Rooter Celco Roto-Rooter of Rocky Mount Roto-Rooter of Rocky Mount, NC Joel Hernandez Cesar Hernandez Celco, Inc. Roto Rooter Horrible Quality, Lied, Filed False Police Report Rocky Mount NC
Roto-Rooter AdventurePoor Workmanship, Lies and Filing a FALSE Police ReportOn June 22, 2017 Roto-Rooter replaced my well pump and Friday evening, March 2, 2018, less than 10 months later, it stopped working. I called Roto-Rooter (who advertises 24/7 su...
12, Report: #1448633
Posted Date: Jun 23 2018
Roto Rooter Services Company Failure to honor their Warranty & attempted to over-charge for repair. Orlando Florida
On 06/22/18. I called Orlando, Florida - Rotor Rooter Services Company for my problems with my existing Toilet wasn't Flushing properly & was making a Noise.I had pervious Problem, within the ( 6 ) Month period with my Toilet & was under their Company Warranty.I had appoitme...
13, Report: #1428482
Posted Date: Feb 11 2018
Pipe Fitter /Plumbing Ben - plumber's Helper for Jeff Gonzales. Worker or Partner Sloppy, patch job, Charge more than $400. Four Hundred Dollars Albuquerque New Mexico
Placed a boot like a band aid on pipes. In bathroom under the sink & kitchen plumbing. After disappearing for four plus hours, kept , calling & texting demanding payment. Right then. Refused to give us a break down of charges. No Itemized statement. Receipt does not have Busi...
14, Report: #1426500
Posted Date: Jan 31 2018
American water resource AWR Did not repair main water line Voorhees Township New Jersey
Paid for water line protection, contract States that American Water Resources will repair a main water line break from the meter to the main shut off valve up to 5K, I had a main water line break under the concrete floor going through a concrete load-bearing wall I called awr and to...
15, Report: #1424411
Posted Date: Jan 22 2018
Roto-Rooter Scammers Doral Florida
This company is a bunch of scammers and they’re full of tricks do not let them in your house, if they offer to do any work claimin the insurance okayed it (they went as far as faking a call to insurance co in front of my parents to fool them, no speakerphone of course) just know t...
16, Report: #1406996
Posted Date: Oct 18 2017
Roto Rooter Don't use them!!! Lakewood
I called Roto Rooter because we had a back up in our line. First, they sent out some girl from their company to push a meter around on our floor and tell us that we had moisture under the floor. Not only did the back up not go over the lip of our shower, that bathroom floor was bran...
17, Report: #1392356
Posted Date: Aug 13 2017
Roto Rooter SEWER SOLUTION SPECIALIST STATEN ISLAND New York NEW YORK
i am writing to report that I am an ex Roto Rooter sewer solution specialist for the NYC branch 128. I was told to sell any and all work even if it was not justified. 3/4 of the work sold was a fraud. When I called corporate to report that I was complict under duress from my boss to...
18, Report: #1381706
Posted Date: Jun 27 2017
American Water Resources NJ American Water Had Sewer line protection and the sewer line broke due to the age and they would not cover Alton Illinois
I had been paying for Sewer line protection for at least 6 years because i heard stories of how expensive it could be if it broke. Unfortunately, it happened to me.......the downstairs toilet was overflowing from taking a shower upstairs so i thought there was a clog. I called R...
Categories: Home Warranty Companies
19, Report: #1350355
Posted Date: Jan 17 2017
Roto Rooter Plumbing Roto Rooter Restoration This company is starting a new division in water restoration and they are hiring sales people to sell jobs as their plumbers fix the broken pipes. They tell their sales people that they will get a commision and a referral of 3% of what ever the jobs sale for but they don't pay the commision. Beware of this company they will rip you off they own me for unpaid commisions and unpaid regular salary Cincinnati Ohio
I was hired on as a sales person for water restoration with Roto Rooter in cincinnati Ohio. My direct manager was Mark Haley which knows nothing about this business, the general manager was Joe Frank he even knows less of this type of work in which they are trying to break into. I w...
20, Report: #1317108
Posted Date: Jul 18 2016
Roto Rooter of Scranton Incompetent ruined septic system Scranton Pennsylvania
Let the buyer beware!!From my experience, the reason Roto Rooter of Scranton has a high rating because when the bill is presented for payment, not only does the technician rave about the Thursday motivational meetings which according to the technician teach how to get the most from ...
21, Report: #1227691
Posted Date: May 08 2015
Roto Rooter Overcharged us by $177 Snellville Georgia
April 4: A Roto Rooter representative came to our home because our pipes were making a vibrating noise. He determined that the PRV wasn't working correctly. Instead of replacing it, he cleaned it. He stated that replacing the PRV would be $550 but that if it had to be replaced later...
22, Report: #1218326
Posted Date: Mar 26 2015
Roto rooter Untrustworthy-liars-incompetent-rip offs-con men-unapologetic-no morals..... Eaton Nationwide
Roto rooter has tried twice now to rip me off! Yesterday I called them out to run snake to unclog my toilets. After checking clean out he said he would have to remove toilet in half bath and run snake for over $400 I showed him and his snake to the front door called another company ...
23, Report: #1205032
Posted Date: Jan 28 2015
ROTO-ROOTER ROTO-ROOTER PLUMBERS They quote you a price then they pretend to try fix the problem & then go up 5X the original price. ROME Georgia
I paid these guys $165 for about 15 mins of so-called work to clear a drain line. They ran a drain snake with a bent cutter through 1 time and said that they could not clear the line without charging an additional $400 to jet it out. I asked them to run the snake through it again a...
24, Report: #1164552
Posted Date: Jul 24 2014
Roto Rooter Rescue Rooter Roto Rooter/Rescue Rooter rude ripoffs Provo Utah
Roto Rooter overcharges for their services. They did more work than I authorized to be done. The technicians did a really shoddy job and it had to be re done by someone else. Their supervisor was really rude on the phone, and threatened to sue me.
Categories: Home Improvements
25, Report: #1149859
Posted Date: May 27 2014
Roto-Rooter Careless Disregard for Customer's Property/Concerns Bergenfield New Jersey
I used Roto-Rooter from the Bergenfield, NJ franchise twice before my last experience and not had a problem. Last week, I had a technician come to check a problem with the sewer line from my house to the main sewer line in the street. Instead of checking the line through the ...