Michael R. Sherlock Plumbing Co.

(708) 352-2550 | View Website

7041 Willow Springs Rd, Countryside, IL | Directions   60525

41.761928 -87.886443

Open Hours

Monday thru Friday 7:00 am to 5:00 pm

Emergency service available

 
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Michael R. Sherlock Plumbing Co.
Michael R. Sherlock Plumbing Co.

From The Owners of Michael R. Sherlock Plumbing Co.

Specializing in residential plumbing repairs and renovations

Reviews for Michael R. Sherlock Plumbing Co.

Recommends
5.0
over a year ago

A Plumber is a Homeowner's Best Friend – Mike Sherlock has been our plumber for 10 years, through 2 middle-aged houses. This man has installed (in both houses) hot water heaters, rebuilt faucets, moved gas lines, rodded drain lines, installed new dishwashers. If you get the idea we're a plumbing intensive family: what do you expect with 3 teenage girls??

Mike is clean, neat, prompt, courteous, and FAIR! I have never had a question about his work, and have always recommended him without question. I have referred him to my parents and coworkers. All have been very happy.

WHEN you call Mike, make sure you tell him you saw this 5 star review.

Doesn't Recommend
1.0
over a year ago

No S#$* Sherlock – I just got off the phone with Mr. Sherlock of Sherlock Plumbing questioning why he charged my 83 year-old mother $401.50 to install replacement parts for two toilets that were constantly running. After complaining about gas at $3.00 a gallon, his truck maintenence and his $2 million in liability insurance, he informed me that his base call price is $180.00 and that to "rebuild a toilet" his cost is $225 (per toilet). He did in fact inform my mother of the price before hand and even allowed her to pay in two payments as she survives on a small monthly federal annuity. I recently did the same job in my own house and the same repalcement parts cost me $7 at Walmart - and the job took me about 20 minutes when I got home. Mr. Sherlock told me that I was lying. If you figure he paid a high price for his parts and take into acount that he had to drive 10 miles round trip; the wear and tear on his truck and his liability insurance, I figure a high cost for his actual expenses at about $33. Since he has to make a living I will give him $120 per hour for his labor and even an additional fee of $30 for incidentals (cell phone calls to his attorney, charities, churches, old-folks homes). That makes his cost + profit at $183.00. Pretty good for an hours work. So where does he get off charging $401.50? Only Mr. Sherolck knows. But to quote him, "I can't afford to even walk in the door for less than $180". Mr. Sherlock is either a bad businessman or a lousy accountant. One thing we know for sure, he isn't fair, he isn't equitable and he IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

over a year ago

I am the owner of Michael R. Sherlock Plumbing Co. Every effort was made to insure a fair contract with both parties, which included free diagnosis and up-front pricing. I never recieved a complaint from the person I contracted with. It is diffucult to resolve an issue with a third party, and clearly I have failed. What I will continue to do is be honest and transperant in all my dealings, and to resolve any dissatisfactions.

Michael R. Sherlock

 

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