History

Brecke Pride. A long history of doing the job right.

1945

Byron Brecke begins working for Galbraith Plumbing and Heating shortly after World War II.

1950s

Byron Brecke and Galbreth Plumbing and Heating travel throughout Iowa and install plumbing and heating systems in many of new schools being built to accommodate the baby boom.

1964

After working his way up the ladder, Byron Brecke purchases Galbreth Plumbing and Heating and renames it B.G. Brecke, Inc.

1979

Byron Brecke retires. His son, Rick Brecke, becomes President.

2006

Rick Brecke retires after leading the company from 1979 through 2006.

2007

Rod Brecke becomes President. Photo of Rod, Bob and Rick Brecke.

2009

Rod Brecke retires after leading Brecke Mechanical Contractors from 2007 through 2009.

2010

Bob Brecke becomes President.

2014

The company name is shortened to Brecke, Inc. We celebrate 50 years of doing the job right.

2019

Bob Brecke retires after leading Brecke Mechanical Contractors from 2010 through 2019.

Today

Currently, the third generation, Brad and Bret Brecke, are proudly carrying on the family legacy in leading the company.

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