James B Vito December 14, 1925 – November 6, 2014

James B. Vito “Jimmy”, a man of integrity, good humor, excellent business sense; a man well-liked and respected both professionally and personally.  Mr. Vito began his career working for the Plumbing Company his father had founded in July 1934.  In the mid 50’s, after earning his Engineering degree from Catholic University, Mr. Vito  took over as President of James Vito, Inc.  Under his leadership the company experienced tremendous growth and success.  As the years went on, he took an active interest in real estate and in 1960 he established James Properties  a private commercial real estate investment partnership including apartment buildings, industrial assets and retail properties.

VitoMr. Vito was one to make and keep friends. He had many lasting friendships, some spanning more than 50 years.  These friends were in contact with Jimmy on a regular basis.  All of Jimmy’s friends have many fond memories of Jimmy and many noteworthy events.  If you were to ask any of them to tell you a story or two it would more likely be three or four.

Honesty and integrity were the foundation of James’s business ethic.  He was firm but fair and would lead with actions and not words.  His leadership style created our corporate identity and more importantly instilled values that have made many of our employees, both past and current, better people.

We are all privileged to be part of James Vito, Inc.  What started out in 1934 as a way to support a family has turned into a livelihood for so many others.  Mr. James B. Vito lives on through all of us in our desire to do things right in business and life.  We can learn many things from James’s example – honesty, hard work, integrity, and treating people right are just a few and if each of us desires to be a better person we only need to look at how Mr. Vito lived.  James B. Vito, we will miss you more than words can adequately express   You will live on forever as the result of your impact on each of us.

WE’RE LOCAL TO YOU – YOU’RE LOCAL TO US.

If you’re in Washingtron, DC, Maryland, or Virginia, we’re here when you need us!

Washington, DC

Dupont Circle, Farragut North, Farragut West, Federal Triangle, Foggy Bottom, Friendship Heights, Gallery Place, Georgetown, L’Enfant Plaza, McPherson Square, Mount Vernon Square, Tenleytown, Union Station, Van Ness, Woodley Park

Maryland

Adelphi, Ashton, Aspen Hill, Bethesda, Bladensburg, Bowie, Brookville, Burtonsville, Camp Springs, Chevy Chase, Cheverly, Chillum, Clarksburg, Clarksville, Clinton, Cloverly, Colesville, College Park, Columbia, Damascus, Darnestown, District Heights, Forestville, Fort Washington, Gaithersburg, Germantown, Glenarden, Glenmont, Greenbelt, Hillandale, Hillcrest Heights, Hyattsville, Kensington, Landover, Langley Park, Lanham, Largo, Laurel, Norbeck, North Potomac, Olney, Marlow Heights, Mitchellville, Montgomery Village, Poolesville, Potomac, Riverdale, Rockville, Silver Spring, Suitland, Takoma Park, Upper Marlboro, Waldorf, Wheaton

Virginia

Alexandria, Annandale, Arlington, Ashburn, Burke, Chantilly, Centreville, City of Fairfax, Fairfax Station, Fairfax, Falls Church, Great Falls, Herndon, Leesburg, McLean, Reston, South Riding, Springfield, Sterling, Tysons Corner, Vienna


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Air Conditioning

We approach HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) with the same attention to detail and tenacity that we have always applied to our drain and plumbing services.  You can trust the experienced air conditioning technicians at Vito Services to quickly diagnose any problems and offer a cost-effective long-term solution.

In addition to air conditioning repairs, we also sell and service air conditioners (whole-home, external, and rooftop units) and air handlers.  Custom duct work is also available when a quality installation or retrofit is needed.

Specific air conditioning services include:

  • Sales of new air conditioning units.
  • Servicing and repair of existing air conditioners.
  • Sales and service of air handlers and filtration systems.

Plumbing and Drains

For over 80 years James Vito Inc.’s highly-trained professionals have provided superior plumbing and drain service, repairs, installation, and products (fixtures, toilets, etc.).  We built our reputation on our plumbing and drain services and remain some of the most competent and capable providers in the tri-state area.

Specific plumbing and drain services we offer:

  • Interior plumbing and piping.
  • Well systems – installation, servicing, and repair.
  • Sump pumps – installation, servicing, and repair.
  • Gas piping.
  • Installation or repair of faucets, shower heads, and other plumbing fixtures.
  • Installation of toilets, including urinals and high-efficiency toilets.
  • Water heaters – installation, servicing, and repair of all modern hot water heaters, including tankless hot water heaters.
  • Garbage disposal units – installation, servicing, and repair.
  • Hydro jet drain cleaning – Remove buildup of heavy residue, grease, soap, and other obstructions.
  • Sewage video inspection.

Furnaces, Boilers, and Heating

When your furnace or boiler is in need of repair you can trust Vito Services to remedy the problem quickly and cost-efficiently.  Due to the importance of these items we are quick to remind our customers of the value of continuous preventative maintenance, which ultimately saves money and prevents headaches in the long term!

We sell, service, and install a range of high-efficiency heat pumps, boilers, and furnaces.  Our focus is always on providing a great customer experience and excellent installations and repairs.  We don’t just want a customer, we want a customer for life and we know that providing great service is the best way to do that!

Specific heating services include:

  • Sales and servicing of new furnaces, boilers, and heat exchangers.
  • Existing heating equipment repairs.
  • Furnace/boiler tune-ups.

Maryland Service

Adelphi, Ashton, Aspen Hill, Bethesda, Bladensburg, Bowie, Brookville, Burtonsville, Camp Springs, Chevy Chase, Cheverly, Chillum, Clarksburg, Clarksville, Clinton, Cloverly, Colesville, College Park, Columbia, Damascus, Darnestown, District Heights, Forestville, Fort Washington, Gaithersburg, Germantown, Glenarden, Glenmont, Greenbelt, Hillandale, Hillcrest Heights, Hyattsville, Kensington, Landover, Langley Park, Lanham, Largo, Laurel, Norbeck, North Potomac, Olney, Marlow Heights, Mitchellville, Montgomery Village, Poolesville, Potomac, Riverdale, Rockville, Silver Spring, Suitland, Takoma Park, Upper Marlboro, Waldorf, Wheaton

Washington, DC Service

Dupont Circle, Farragut North, Farragut West, Federal Triangle, Foggy Bottom, Friendship Heights, Gallery Place, Georgetown, L’Enfant Plaza, McPherson Square, Mount Vernon Square, Tenleytown, Union Station, Van Ness, Woodley Park

Virginia Service

Alexandria, Annandale, Arlington, Ashburn, Burke, Chantilly, Centreville, City of Fairfax, Fairfax Station, Fairfax, Falls Church, Great Falls, Herndon, Leesburg, McLean, Reston, South Riding, Springfield, Sterling, Tysons Corner, Vienna

Contact Us

24 hours emergency:
(866) 792-7154

Business Inquires
(301) 861-0445

Rockville Office
681 Southlawn Lane
Rockville, MD 20850

Alexandria Office
(301) 751-5405

100 South Pickett St.
Alexandria, VA 22304