Have a plumbing emergency? Need a plumber to complete a renovation or new-house build? We are here to help.
The best plumbers in Canberra are equipped with the skills and experience to ensure your property’s waterworks are functioning as they should be.
Unfortunately, not all plumbers are able to do this, and some deliver pretty poor customer service. To help you avoid a nasty situation, we are happy to recommend five great plumbers in the Canberra region based on public feedback.
What makes a great plumber?
Before you decide which plumbers in Canberra to contact, here’s a list of the top traits acquired by the best in the business. If you have anything to add, please let us know in the comments section below.
- Fairly priced. No one wants to be ripped off by their plumber, whatever the circumstances. A fairly priced plumber offers transparent quotes with no hidden costs or nasty surprises.
- Reliable. When you hire a plumber, they should always show up on time and ready to work. You don’t have time to wait around.
- Respectful. Often, when you contract a plumber, you are inviting them into your home or business premise. They should treat your space, family members or staff, and belongings with the respect they deserve.
- Effective. You’re hiring a plumber for a reason. Their handiwork should fix whatever problem you are having.
- Great customer service. Top-notch customer service is always a plus. The best plumbers servicing the Canberra region deliver exactly that.
The Top Canberra Plumbers According to You
RiotACT’s editorial team has combed through 19 years of on-site comments to compile a list of the most recommended businesses according to you.
To be listed in our Best of Canberra series, each business needs to have consistently received positive feedback on RiotACT and Facebook as well as maintaining a minimum average of 4/5 stars on Google.
O’Neill & Brown Plumbing Service stands for superior workmanship and five-star customer service. Its local Canberra team pride itself on a proactive attitude and commitment to quality. With its comprehensive general and preventative plumbing services, O’Neill & Brown Plumbing Service aims to minimise running costs and extend the life of your waterworks so you can enjoy safe, functional plumbing for years to come.
O’Neill & Brown Plumbing Service has got all your plumbing needs covered – from unblocking drains, stopping those annoying dripping taps to replacing hot water units and repairing roof gutters. The team is also qualified and equipped to deal with potentially dangerous gas leaks, and to service gas connections and appliances.
The plumbers at O’Neill & Brown believe that preventative maintenance is the key to cost-effective, long-lasting plumbing. They offer servicing, checks, testing, and audits so you can have confidence in the health of your plumbing.
Duncan’s has been servicing Canberra’s plumbing needs since 1968. With years of experience and feedback, the team offers a range of plumbing services including water tank installation, renovations and earthworks. Google reviewer Mark says: ‘Wonderful, professional, courteous service! Just fantastic.’
Tom and the experienced team at Water Tight Canberra offer quality plumbing, drainage and gas fitting services within the Canberra region. Available 24/7, Tom is always on time and ensures top customer service as well as reliable and honest advice. Facebook reviewer Peter says: ‘At last, a plumber you can rely on. I booked them online, they turned up when they said they would, and fixed the problem without delay.’
Shane from Tuggeranong Plumbing can help you out with hot water, blocked drains, gas and emergency call-outs as well as other general plumbing needs. With an easy online booking service and discount promo codes, this local plumber is trustworthy and available any time, day or night. Google reviewer Ivy says: ‘These guys were one of the best plumbers I have ever used. They were quick, responsive and accurate.’
Family owned and operated, Adam and Sally have a fully stocked fleet of vehicles that are available 24/7. All their staff are subject to “working with children” checks as they understand the importance of letting someone into your home, who is not only good at their job but also trustworthy around loved ones. Google reviewer Natarscha says: ‘Great plumber who arrived on time, cleaned up and helped me with a leaking mixer tap. Highly recommend.’
Who did you pick?
Thanks to our commenters who have provided insightful feedback on the best and worst Canberra Plumbers.
If you believe we have got it wrong, please let us know.
Please comment below detailing your experience with Canberra Plumbers. Who would you recommend? Who would you use again? Who would you steer clear of?