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Meet Our Team

30+ Years of Plumbing Experience Serving Pearland Residents

Affordable Quality Plumbing has a team of well qualified professional technicians, helpers, and office staff to help you with all your plumbing issues in your Pearland home. The technicians are highly trained and up-to-date with current regulations and trends in the plumbing industry. From the phone call you make to AQP to the job completion, your satisfaction is our guarantee.


Pearland resident, John Browning, is the recipient of the Affordable Quality Plumbing (AQP) Toilet Giveaway (December 2016)

Pearland resident, John Browning, is the recipient of the Affordable Quality Plumbing (AQP) Toilet Giveaway (December 2016).

Pictured to the right of Mr. Browning is AQP’s RMP, Larry Richter.

Owner, Ken Gates volunteering

Taking Time From Business to Serve

Owner, Ken Gates, volunteered to help fill “Goodie Bags” for new teachers at the Friendswood Chamber of Commerce on 07/31/17. AQP appreciates the opportunity to be a part of this effort to welcome new Teachers to Friendswood ISD. Everyone at AQP wishes all teachers returning To the classrooms an inspiring and successful school year 2017-2018.

AQP team christmas

AQP Employees Around the Christmas Tree, December 22, 2017

AQP employees met around the office Christmas tree after a hearty breakfast at Kelley’s to receive their Gift Bags containing a surprise year-end bonus and PTO bonus days for 2018. The AQP Team wishes existing and potential customers the very best in the new year!

business and wellness expo 2015 booth
Business & Wellness EXPO 2015

AQP had a booth at the 28th Annual Business & Wellness Expo, May 2015, sponsored by the Clear Lake Chamber of Commerce. Products showcased in the AQP booth included the Navien Tankless Condensing Water Heater and the revolutionary Flow-Tech Home Water Filtration Systems. Pictured are Willard Moore (R), Operations Manager, and Larry Richter (L), Responsible Master Plumber.

Leadership Revolution

Launching a Leadership Revolution

The AQP staff met on Wednesday, September 2, 2015, to discuss their readings of the first of six books in the series Launching a Leadership Revolution, a New York Times Best Seller. This book focuses on the definition of leadership as “influence” , the “raw material” to be a leader, and the five levels of influence in leadership. Each month, the AQP staff will meet to discuss a new book in the series. Discussions are led by Willard Moore, Operations Manager (standing in photo), the brainchild behind this leadership development for the AQP staff.

John Ruiz one-year anniversary

Celebrating One Year With AQP

The Affordable Quality Plumbing (AQP) team celebrated John Ruiz’s one-year anniversary with the company on July 15, 2015 during a weekly staff meeting. “John is a well-respected master plumber whose service to AQP customers is valued.”

Breast Cancer Awareness Day

October Is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

The Affordable Quality Plumbing staff will be wearing “hot pink” shoe covers for the entire month of October 2015 In support of “Breast Cancer Awareness”. Shoe covers are always worn by AQP Technicians when they do plumbing work In customers’ homes.

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(AQP) National Wear Red Day: February 5, 2016

The Affordable Quality Plumbing (AQP) technicians wore Red shoe covers on Friday, February 5 in observance of “ National Wear Red Day” to bring awareness to heart disease and stroke that cause the deaths of 1 in 3 women each year. Joining the technicians is Willard Moore, Operations Manager (center). AQP technicians will continue to wear Red shoe covers during February to focus on “ American Health Month”.

National Hug a Plumber Day

The AQP technicians received a beautiful Edible Fruit Arrangement in observance of “National Hug A Plumber Day” on April 25.

Larry Richter, RMP, is hugging an Edible Fruit Arrangement given by Martha Jester, CPA of Jester & Jester Tax & Financial Services, LLC. This beautiful fruit basket was given to the AQP Plumbers in honor of “Hug A Plumber” Day (April 25, 2019). Members of the AQP Plumbing Team include (left to right) Geno Guzman (Journeyman Plumber), Christian Patterson (Apprentice Plumber), Gerald Courtney (Journeyman Plumber), Larry Richter (Responsible Master Plumber), and Enrique Escobedo (Apprentice Plumber). Not shown is Darrell Fennell (Tradesman Plumber).

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