Founder – Eric Brockmire
Eric Brockmire, president of Rooter-Man Plumbers of San Diego has 30 years of experience in the plumbing industry and is renowned for having the highest level of knowledge and integrity in the business. He has been hired multiple times as a professional witness by the City of San Diego, and as a plumbing forensic specialist by State Farm Insurance. As a result of his work for State Farm, Eric created a water loss prevention program that was mandated by State Farm for all their California agents.
Eric opened his first company in 1993, which he sold to NuFlow Holdings in 2007. Following the sale of his company, he spent the next 8 years teaching and training plumbers across the nation about water treatment and the effects of water on plumbing systems, and taught plumbers how to provide solutions to their costumers’ water treatment needs.
Eric spent 10 years on the board of directors of the PHCC (Plumbing, Heating, Cooling Contractors) San Diego chapter, and holds a California ROP teaching credential, spending 3 years teaching in the PHCC apprenticeship program. He is currently a board member.
In 2014, Eric realized he missed the plumbing industry, so on February 2015 he opened a new company, Brockmire Plumbing Services, Inc. In 2017, he decided to bring the franchise Rooter-Man to San Diego. In 2019, Eric enhanced Rooter-Man Plumbers of San Diego with water treatment solutions as an authorized dealer of The Honest Water Filter Company.
Eric Brockmire is proud to have served his country and Rooter-Man Plumbers of San Diego is certified as a Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise and Small Business by the California Department of General Services.
Vice President of Operations – Alex Gomez
Alex began working with Eric in 1999 and went on to start his own plumbing company in 2008, when the original Brockmire Plumbing, Inc. was sold. In 2015 Alex and Eric reunited to form Brockmire Plumbing Services, Inc.
With more than 25 years in the plumbing industry, Alex holds a CA State Contractor’s License and is a certified Journeyman Plumber. His expertise runs the gamut from Residential Plumbing, Service & Repair, New Construction, Commercial, Institutional, and Tenant Improvement. He has taken the lead on many large scale repipe projects, including multi-million dollar homes in both La Jolla and Rancho Santa Fe, apartment complexes upwards of 200 units, hotels, and medical facilities. He has a unique ability to identify and solve complex plumbing problems which has allowed him to finish projects lesser plumbers have walked away from.
As a young man Alex worked full-time to support his family while attending ROP Plumbing classes in the evening. He is now an instructor at the PHCC Academy of San Diego focusing on second year apprentice plumbing students. With a strong belief in giving back to an industry that he feels gave him so much, Alex looks forward to developing knowledgeable, ethical, and well-trained plumbers to sustain the trade.
If you’re looking for a plumbing company that focuses on honesty, integrity and the highest levels of knowledge and expertise in the industry, Brockmire Plumbing Services would be honored to earn your business.