Bill Butters, owner of Bill’s House of Vacuum Cleaners in St. Petersburg, Florida, has been a vacuum cleaner dealer for more than 40 years. In his lengthy career, Bill has become one of the most knowledgeable men in the vacuum cleaner industry. From household vacuum cleaners to commercial and industrial equipment, Bill has the experience to answer any sales and service related question.
He began his career in the vacuum cleaner industry in 1954 as a retail store manager for The Hoover Company in his native Iowa. In 1959, Bill moved to St. Petersburg, where he founded his own independent vacuum dealership. Over the next four decades, Bill established himself and his business as leaders in the Tampa Bay area.
Bill caters to his customers needs with quality products and top notch service. He guarantees all repair work and is a factory authorized sales and service center for more than a dozen floor care equipment manufacturers. His hard work and dedication to customer satisfaction have earned Bill the respect of his customers, suppliers and other vacuum cleaner dealers.
Bill has been presented dozens of awards from industry manufacturers during his successful career. Recognition of his sales and service achievements have come from such industry leaders as the Hoover Company, the Eureka Company and the Royal Appliance Company. He has also received numerous awards from community service organizations and local charities.
1996 Vacuum & Sewing Hall of Fame Inductee