Notice: Due to COVID-19, we'll be taking extra precautions to keep you & our technicians healthy and safe during these challenging times. Please don't hesitate to call us if you have any questions.

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A Note From John Padilla on COVID-19

To Our Valued Clients,

We know that as a classified "essential service" that your doors are still open, and we want to let you know that John Padilla Plumbing Inc. is still open to support and serve you during this time. The health, safety and well-being of our clients, homeowners, building owners and our employees is our top priority. We are in close communication regarding basic safety precautions with both our office and field staff and making sure we work with them on a daily basis to address any potential issues.

We are taking the following precautions with our field staff:

  • Hand washing with antibacterial soap and water before and after every appointment
  • Sanitizing all equipment before and after every appointment
  • Wearing fresh gloves at every appointment
  • Practicing 6 ft of social distancing between clients & field staff
  • Following all CDC Guidelines and Practices
  • If any field staff experience any symptoms of illness, they are staying home

We are taking the following precautions with our office staff:

  • Maintaining six feet of social distancing between work stations and in common areas
  • Providing the staff with hand sanitizer and antibacterial wipes to clean their work stations
  • Limiting all unnecessary visitors from entering our office at this time
  • Following all CDC Guidelines and Practices
  • If any office staff experience any symptoms of illness, they are staying home

Our office is open and ready to assist you. Please continue to call our office to schedule your plumbing needs, submit as per usual. Again, we continue to monitor this situation closely and will provide ongoing updates as needed. Please reach out with any questions you may have. Thank you for your understanding.


John R Padilla / Johnnie Padilla

John Padilla Plumbing Inc.


Uniformed, Licensed & Insured Technicians

For plumbers, there is a major difference between a sub-par technician and a highly-trained professional.

It doesn’t just show in the repairs and results—it shows in how simple and easy your life is when you call your repair team.

At John Padilla Plumbing Inc., we make sure your life (and home) are better off after calling us.

John Padilla has been in the plumbing trade since 1970, when he was a plumbing specialist for the U.S. Air Force. His son, Johnnie, has a B.S. in mechanical engineering, with a specialty in heating and cooling systems.

Today, he and his son continue to provide the honest, straightforward plumbing services in San Diego that homeowners deserve. Our team is well-known for being fast, effective, and transparent—give us a call for a free estimate today!


6 REASONS TO CHOOSE John Padilla Plumbing Inc.

  • Over 45 Years of Experience
  • Family Owned & Locally Operated
  • Mechanical Engineer On Staff for Complex Projects
  • Fast Response Times & Always Punctual
  • Owner Trained as a Plumber in the U.S. Air Force
  • Honest & Upfront Pricing - No Bait & Switch

What Our Customers Are Saying

  • “Highly Recommend!”

    Michele Jett San Diego, CA
  • “It is crucial that service providers work as a team with our staff and you do that quite well. Thank you!”

    Staff and Board of Directors at Barrio Station
  • “Great Plumbing Service”

    Lou K. san diego, CA
  • “On our behalf, please convey our appreciation for a job well done!!”

  • “$Very Reasonable”

    C. Luke Del Mar, CA
  • “I'd give John Padilla Plumbing and Essential Plumbing 5,000 Stars if I could.”

    David S.
  • “1234”

    Cindy Cunningham San Diego, CA
  • “I cannot say enough about how polite, respectful and efficient they were.”

    Licia B.
  • “I would definitely recommend this company!”

    Jesse P.
  • “They were very prompt and reasonable with their pricing.”

    Harry V.
  • “I can't say enough good things about this company.”

    Orion N.
  • “Very fair and prompt”

    Rachael O.
  • “Excellent job Alex and John Padilla Plumbing, Inc.”

    Seth C.
  • “Incredible service.”

    Kerin S.
  • “Will call them in the future!!”

    Cyndia R.


Get Service from a Factory-Trained Technician

Hiring a plumber isn’t just about finding a plumber that is cheap and nearby. When you have a truly difficult problem, you want a repair professional who understands your home’s construction on a fundamental level. That’s who we are at John Padilla Plumbing Inc.

Our service is so simple and easy for customers because we have decades of experience in high-level plumbing needs. Our San Diego plumbing services are headed up by John Padilla, who is a former U.S. Air Force plumbing specialist and a former Senior Investigator for the State License Board.

In short, we can handle any problem quickly, effectively, and with long-lasting results. Contact us or explore our different plumbing services to find out how we can help you.


Proudly Serving National City & Surrounding Areas


2101 Wilson Ave.
National City, CA 91950
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CA LICENSE #951568

Plumbing Emergency Services Available


To surpass customer expectations in the fields of customer service and craftsmanship while providing plumbing services at a highly competitive price.