Baethke Plumbing's Success Built on Service

Third-generation plumber carries on family name and takes business to new heights
Baethke Plumbing's Success Built on Service
John Baethke, owner of John Baethke & Son Plumbing, stands in the company’s warehouse in Chicago, Ill. Photography by Rob Hart

At 46, John Baethke is a young man but a bit of an old soul when it comes to plumbing. He is, after all, the third generation in his family’s Midwest business. And even though he inherited the name shared by his father and grandfather, he is well on his way to making his own name...

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