When hiring a plumbing contractor you want to know you are working with a professional you can trust to be honest, knowledgeable, reasonable and fair - someone who will have your best interests at heart and provide you with true and lasting value.
TQuality, expertise and integrity are factors that provide much better markers for value in the long run than simply the cheapest price. Hilman's Plumbing seeks to exceed your expectations in providing top-quality service based upon the Golden Rule...treating customers the way we would want others to treat us or our family and friends. We have built our reputation and the success of our business on it and are blessed to call many of our loyal customers friends. It is our goal to be the kind of plumbing company that you would confidently refer to your family and friends. We welcome the opportunity to earn your confidence.

Hilman’s Plumbing is a locally owned and operated plumbing company based in beautiful Lake Arrowhead, California, offering plumbing repair, maintenance and installation services to residential and commercial customers located in the southern California mountain communities, including Lake Arrowhead, Blue Jay, Twin Peaks, Crestline, Running Springs and Big Bear Lake.

Jim Hilman, owner and operator of Hilman’s Plumbing, is a Master Journeyman Plumber with over thirty years of extensive and varied experience in the plumbing industry. Growing up on a ranch in the foothills of the Canadian Rockies in Alberta, Canada, Jim was blessed to be raised with a heritage that instilled a strong and honest work ethic, an appreciation for quality work, and an uncompromising commitment to serving his fellow-man, which have become hallmarks of his life. His commitment to being an expert in his field is backed by extensive and ongoing education. He holds credentials as a Journeyman Plumber, Gasfitter, Steamfitter and Pipefitter in addition to being a Power Engineer. He also seeks to maintain his cutting edge expertise through regular advanced training courses related to various aspects of the industry, holding numerous certifications in order to provide his customers with the best and most current products, information and service.

Jim has spent many years honing his expertise as a master plumber, gaining the respect of clients, competitors and industry experts. He previously served as a manager for a very successful plumbing company out of state for 20 years, where his broad experience encompassed all aspects of residential and commercial plumbing, from small residential service jobs to project management of large commercial projects including schools, shopping centers, and hospitals. His interest in radiant heating led him to become a recognized expert in the field, designing and installing hundreds of efficient, properly functioning systems, and his experience was sought in establishing the industry standards for radiant systems in Alberta. He maintains the confidence and respect of industry leaders and professionals who consult with and routinely refer him. His knowledge and experience in servicing and installing tankless water heaters has led to his recognition as a Platinum Rated Service Provider. In choosing Hilman's Plumbing, you can confidently trust that you will receive accurate and current advice and properly installed systems which can save you money, time and the unnecessary headaches of improper installation or repair. Our motto and goal is "Done Right...the First Time!"

Our commitment to quality, service and great value have garnered high praise and the highest ratings on independent rating sites such as Angie's List, Yelp and others.

Hilman's Plumbing is Licensed, Bonded and Insured and all work is backed by a Satisfaction Guarantee.
"It is my goal to provide quality products, excellent value and outstanding service to my customers. I treat my clients with respect, and as a result have incredible word-or-mouth referrals. At all times, we strive to be a company with whom customers like to do business with...and tell their friends about."
Jim Hilman
Jim Hilman
Jim Hilman
Master Plumber
Professional Credentials
  • Over 30 Years of Experience in Residential & Commercial Plumbing
  • Journeyman Plumber
  • Journeyman Gasfitter
  • Journeyman Steamfitter
  • Journeyman Pipefitter
  • Power Engineer