When you’ve got a plumbing issue either at home or in the workplace, it’s best to put your trust in one of Canberra’s best plumbers to take care of the job.
Canberra’s best plumbers offer fast and reliable service, looking after everything from leaking taps and blocked drains through to hot water system replacement, repairs and installations, burst pipes, plumbing drainage, toilet leaks or installations, general repairs, gas fitting, and more.
What makes a good plumber?
You want a professional plumber who is accredited, takes pride in their work, and will do the job right the first time so your issue is resolved and stays that way long after they’ve left the building.
They will communicate clearly with their customers, be reliable and respectful of you and your property, punctual, transparent and upfront with their pricing, work with the best quality tools, products and parts, and be fully licensed and insured.
A plumber who is confident in what they do will offer guarantees on their products and their work, giving you peace of mind and meaning you’re not out of pocket if things go awry.
Given plumbing works wait for no one, some are on call 24/7 offering emergency plumbing services for when you encounter an issue at an otherwise inconvenient hour and need professional help urgently.
As with most professional trades, it’s best to leave all plumbing jobs, even small ones, to the experts given it’s a highly specialised trade.
Master Plumbers ACT
In Canberra, the Master Plumbers Association ACT is the core industry body for plumbers, gas fitters and drainers.
Holding a membership with Master Plumbers is a clear indication of trustworthiness and that of a highly recommended trades person.
Master Plumbers ACT’s own website describes a master plumber as a “highly trained specialist who is committed to staying at the top of their trade through participation in ongoing professional development and training”.
“By staying up-to-date, Master Plumbers maintain the highest standards of public health, safety, training and professional development,” they say.
Either contact them on the phone or visit the Find A Plumber feature on their website to check that the plumber you plan to hire is a Master Plumbers ACT member.
The ACT Government’s Access Canberra Construction Professionals portal allows consumers to filter through a list of plumbers, gas fitters and drainers who are licensed, registered or accredited to work in the ACT.
Essential considerations when hiring a plumber
- Confidence in their work. A good plumber will offer guarantees on their products and their quality plumbing services, giving you peace of mind.
- Emergency services. Some are on call 24/7 for when you encounter an issue at an otherwise inconvenient hour.
- Master Plumbers ACT. A membership a clear indication of trustworthiness and that of a highly recommended trades person.
The best plumbers in Canberra
To be listed as one of Canberra’s best businesses, Canberra Weekly requires them to have maintained a track record of positive reviews on Google and Facebook, with a minimum average of 4/5 stars.
We also check to see if businesses have verified customer reviews.
When in need of a plumber in the Canberra region, check out our list of Canberra Weekly’s best local businesses below.
Perfect Plumbing & Gasfitting
Perfect Plumbing & Gasfitting is a locally owned company servicing Canberra and the surrounding areas.
Their focus is on delivering responsive, same-day work, with the aim to rectify any plumbing problem as fast as possible.
They have over 10-years servicing the local market and have the knowledge and experience to solve all your plumbing needs.
BMF Plumbing and Gasfitting Canberra
BMF Plumbing and gas fitting is a friendly professional Plumbing Service who will fix your problem honestly, quickly and efficiently.
With over 16 years of plumbing experience including plumbing and gas fitting maintenance in numerous hospitals and Parliament House, small and medium businesses as well as residential plumbing and maintenance works, they consider no job too big or too small.
Their team are fully licensed, fully insured, and ensure Work Health and Safety (WHS) work standards are met.