Milby Co. began as a small business in 1932, and as of 2007, is a thriving multi-million dollar wholesale firm headquartered in Elkridge, Md. Milby, a wholesale distributor of water system-related products, carries an expansive inventory in more than 14,000 square feet of warehouse space to serve the well drilling and water conditioning industries.

President Burnet Chalmers and vice president Carl Lee are dedicated to prompt, professional and expert service, which has been Milby’s trademark since William Milby founded the company in 1932. Milby maintains a truck fleet that provides a next-day delivery schedule, which is critical for customers. One customer, Robert Reichart of Robert Reichart Well Drilling says, “I would like to take this opportunity to congratulate Milby Co. Burnie and the entire staff do a fabulous job. If we have a pump down, they find a way to get it to us. We appreciate that, and wish them many continued years of success.”

State-of-the art computer systems allow the firm to be a leader in customer service. The sales and service teams are focused on helping well drillers, plumbers and other water systems professionals with all aspects of water systems installation and maintenance, including solving water system and water well problems with in-house troubleshooting expertise.

“Our customers and employees have made us the successful company we are. After 75 years of service, we are honored to have both employees and customers that have been with us for decades,” says Chalmers.

Furthermore, employees and customers are kept up-to-date on the latest industry developments through continuing education classes offered throughout the year at Milby facilities. These classes include water treatment, plumbing, pump-sizing and related topics.Charlie Roe of Valley Well Drilling Corp. in Virginia has this to say about his experience with the company: “Yes indeed, I congratulate them on all their service to us and their professionalism. We could not ask for anything better. They are super!”

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