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We are Wellington plumbers specialising in a comprehensive range of plumbing types, including water, sanitary, drainage, roofing, and gas services.

Our Wellington plumbing professionals are dedicated to solving the city’s plumbing crisis and offer wide range of services from fixing leaks to complete bathroom upgrade.

We have been offering plumbers Wellington services for more than 40 years in the region. Our services include both residential and commercial plumbing, servicing areas such as Wellington, Porirua, Hutt Valley, and Kapiti Coast.

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Residential Plumbing Excellence

Certified Master Plumber Wellington
Our Wellington plumbers provide a comprehensive range of services tailored to homeowners’ needs. From installing new bathroom fixtures to repairing hot water cylinders and upgrading toilet flushing facilities, we handle diverse tasks with expertise.

We also address common issues like burst pipes, blocked drains, leaking taps, and malfunctioning toilets promptly and efficiently. Moreover, our Wellington plumbing company offers specialised residential services such as water conservation systems installation, safety inspections, and innovative underfloor heating solutions as well. With our expertise and dedication, homeowners can rely on best Wellington plumbers to ensure their plumbing systems operate smoothly and efficiently, enhancing comfort and convenience in their homes.

Wellington Commercial Plumbing Solutions

Certified Master Plumber Wellington
Our Wellington’s commercial plumbing services extend beyond routine maintenance, encompassing specialised tasks like backflow prevention, grease trap installation, and gas fitting. These services cater to diverse industries including hospitality, healthcare, and retail, ensuring compliance with stringent regulations and codes.

Our Wellington Commercial plumbers are equipped with advanced tools and techniques to address complex challenges posed by the city’s unique topography and infrastructure. We collaborate closely with local authorities and stakeholders to implement innovative solutions for water conservation and efficiency. With a focus on sustainability and reliability, Wellington’s commercial plumbing sector continues to evolve to meet the evolving needs of businesses and communities alike.

Commercial plumbing services in Wellington span across multiple areas including Wellington City and its suburbs, plus other regions such as Johnsonville, Porirua, Lower Hutt, and Upper Hutt, ensuring high standards of safety and professional practices.

Wellington Commercial Plumbing Solutions

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Why Are We Unique?

Our Unique Guarantee and Promise

We know exactly how you feel when tradespeople don’t keep their promises and do not show up. We strive to keep our promise. With almost 40 years of experience in the plumbing industry, your job will be done by a professional plumber in Wellington with one important difference: Your Job is on time when we promise or you don’t pay!

We understand when you are facing plumbing problems and need the plumbing fixed soon, our dedicated plumbing service team offers a quick response to your emergency call-outs in Wellington. Our plumbing service team can help with your faulty hot water cylinder, bathroom drainage, blocked sinks, low shower pressure, no hot water, heat  pump water heater, and other plumbing problems.

Hamish MacMaster
Hamish MacMaster
21 May 2024
Fantastic job ! Polite, on time and efficient service. Thoroughly recommended.
21 May 2024
Plumber arrived exactly at arranged time, found and fixed problem quickly, cleaned up after himself. Very impressed with service .
Jody Plummer
Jody Plummer
21 May 2024
I was really impressed with how quickly they were able to respond to our burst mains pipe. They fully explained the work that needed to be done now and presented options for the future.
Ella Bee
Ella Bee
2 April 2024
James went above and beyond to clear a blocked drain for us - battling not only a stubborn blockage but peak traffic as well; Communication was great before, during and on departure; He left everything better than he found it as far as tidy up was concerned, including resealing the loo he'd had to remove; His demeanor was, in stark contrast to our own, positive and practical. We can't thank him enough and, as a result, would approach Southern Plumbing in the first instance for future plumbing needs.
Brian Hawkins
Brian Hawkins
21 February 2024
Excellent service and very professional I would highly recommend them for any job
Nadine Green
Nadine Green
19 February 2024
Thanks for the work you carried out recently at a client's home in Roseneath. Your communication before starting the job and your customer service during the process was much appreciated!
Melanie McConnell
Melanie McConnell
19 February 2024
Super quick response to our emergency call-outs, great communication about what was required, and they even offered to organise someone to replace the gib that got very wet.
Jane Coles
Jane Coles
19 February 2024
Very helpful company who gave my Brevis gas heating a WOF and check over. Will definitely use them again.

Essential Plumbing Services Offered in Wellington

In Wellington, we provide plumbing services cater to diverse needs, ensuring households and businesses maintain functional and efficient plumbing systems. General plumbing encompasses installations, repairs, and maintenance of pipes, fixtures, and appliances. Drainlaying involves laying and repairing drainage systems to ensure proper wastewater disposal. Central heating services include installation and maintenance of heating systems for comfort during colder months. Gasfitting covers installation and maintenance of gas appliances and pipelines, adhering to safety standards. Spouting and roof maintenance prevent water damage by ensuring proper water drainage and roof integrity. Water filtration services provide clean and safe drinking water by installing filtration systems. Drainage solutions address water pooling and flooding issues, enhancing property safety. Emergency plumbing services offer immediate assistance for urgent plumbing problems, ensuring minimal disruption and damage. Local plumbers’ preparedness and adherence to regulatory requirements underscore their commitment to efficient and reliable service delivery in Wellington.

Emergency Repairs: 24/7 Assistance

In addition to quick response times, our emergency 24/7 plumbing assistance in Wellington encompasses a wide range of services tailored to address urgent plumbing issues promptly. These services extend beyond burst water or gas pipes to include resolving sewer backups, repairing malfunctioning water heaters, and fixing broken fixtures that could lead to flooding or property damage.

Wellington’s emergency plumbing teams are highly trained and equipped with specialised tools to diagnose and resolve issues efficiently, even in the middle of the night or during weekends and holidays. Moreover, they prioritise safety protocols to mitigate risks associated with gas leaks or water damage.

Customers can rely on us not only for immediate assistance but also for reliable long-term solutions to prevent future emergencies. This comprehensive approach ensures that residents can have peace of mind knowing that their plumbing emergencies will be swiftly and effectively addressed whenever they arise.

Wellington Plumbing Experts – We offer 24/7 plumbing across Wellington.

Water leak detection, low shower pressure, leaking toilet cistern, installing smart water cylinders, or plumbing problems? We can take care of all residential plumbing needs in Wellington. Whether you require a small tap leak repair or a complete shower replacement, we do all kinds of plumbing services.

Our Wellington plumbers are dedicated to providing quality services and workmanship for all your plumbing jobs. We have been offering plumbing services for over 40 years. This means we have plenty of experience fixing everything from leaky faucets to broken sewer lines. We also offer drain cleaning, tank pumping services, tiling services, etc.

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Licensed Plumbers Wellington

Our professional Wellington plumbers take care of all plumbing requirements, including heating, hot water, low shower pressure, gas fitting, toilet unblocking, bathroom plumbing and kitchen plumbing. Our team of qualified plumbers in Wellington have completed thousands of jobs for different clients.

Certified Plumbing Services

Our plumbers Wellington offer all kinds of plumbing services for various jobs including kitchen plumbing, emergency tank installation, HWCs, shower installation, no hot water problems, etc.

Emergency Plumbing

Don’t have hot water? Saw a roof leak? Call our emergency plumbers for all emergency services. 24 hour plumbing services by Wellington plumbers across Wellington region. Available on all NZ public holidays.

Marine Plumbing

Installing gas cooker, gas sensor installation, boat heater installation, toilet installation, shower installation and more marine plumbing services available. Repairing, installation and replacement services for your boats and yachts in Wellington.

Low Shower Pressure

Have you noticed low shower pressure? Our plumbers in Wellington can detect the plumbing problem with your shower head and fix the issue for you.

Bathroom Plumbing

Offering small bathroom upgrades to complete bathroom plumbing upgrade. Renovating or upgrading bathroom plumbing, we offer bathroom and shower plumbing in Wellington.

Hot Water Specialist

Are you facing problem of no hot water? Our expert plumbing team can get hot water back in your house. Fixing hot water cylinders, pipes and other HWC problems in Wellington region.

Kitchen Plumbing

Need a plumber for your kitchen plumbing in Wellington? Call one of our certified kitchen plumbers today!

Dishwasher Plumbing

Need a local Wellington plumber for dishwasher installation or replacement, our team covers it all for you.

Laundry Plumbing

Laundry plumbing includes laundry tub installation, replacement, new cabinet installation, etc. in Wellington.

About Southern Plumbing

We undertake general plumbing across Wellington City. Our Wellington plumbing services and emergency plumbers in Wellington are available 24 hours a day. We cover a wide range of domestic and commercial plumbing, installations, replacement and upgrades. We also offer toilet repairs, toilet installation, cistern replacement, and upgrades as well.

Our team of experts offer quality services on time. You can also call us for an efficient upgrade from low pressure tank to high pressure tanks. We can upgrade your shower and provide emergency water tanks. Our professional Wellington plumbers are available all time of the year in Wellington.

Our Master Plumbers provide kitchen plumbing and have a recommended list of sanitary fittings to ensure the best outcome for years to come.

Trends in Plumbing, Gasfitting and Heating

Trends in Plumbing

Plumbing trends have evolved significantly in recent years, with a focus on both functionality and aesthetics. Homeowners are increasingly interested in eco-friendly plumbing solutions, such as low-flow fixtures and tankless water heaters, to reduce water and energy consumption. Smart plumbing technology is also on the rise, allowing for remote monitoring and control of water systems through smartphone apps. Additionally, the use of sustainable and recyclable materials for pipes and fixtures is gaining popularity as people become more environmentally conscious.

Trends in Gasfitting

Gasfitting trends reflect a growing emphasis on safety and efficiency. With advancements in gas detection technology, there is a greater awareness of the importance of regular gas line inspections and maintenance. Homeowners are also exploring alternative gas sources, such as natural gas and propane, for heating and cooking to reduce their carbon footprint. Moreover, the integration of smart thermostats and control systems in gas heating appliances is providing greater control and energy savings for consumers.

Trends in Heating

Heating trends are increasingly driven by energy efficiency and environmental considerations. High-efficiency heating systems, like heat pumps and geothermal heating, are gaining traction due to their ability to provide consistent warmth while reducing energy consumption. The incorporation of renewable energy sources, such as solar panels, into heating systems is becoming more common as people seek sustainable solutions. Additionally, zoned heating systems and radiant floor heating are being adopted for their ability to provide personalized comfort and reduce overall energy usage in homes and commercial buildings.

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Common Wellington Plumbing FAQs

We don’t want it to be a bummer when you need a plumber.
When deciding on a plumber in Wellington, it is important to choose a reliable plumber and preferably a plumber close by.
When it comes to plumbing, we like to be forthcoming. We start with an agreed-upon service call before arriving at your property, which is inclusive of GST and travel charges. One price, no surprises.
We include a portion of time in our service calls to provide you with an outcome. Materials are additional, and our Wellington plumbers will always discuss any costs beyond the service call with you before proceeding.

We understand the urgency in an emergency.

For the just-in-case, we always have some space where you need us to administer a cylinder, contain a leak from the rain. With just a swipe we can fix your pipe. So for the best mend, make sure we attend.

We keep a portion of our schedule free for emergencies every single day so that we can attend your emergencies as fast as possible. As we cover all of Wellington, we are sure to have plumbers close by.

We also schedule in such a way that we can take on larger emergency work such as hot water cylinders in 24 hours if not the same day.

The cost of plumbing services and repairs in Wellington can vary depending on several factors, including the type and complexity of the job, the location of the property, and the experience and qualifications of the plumber. A plumbing service can start from anywhere between $80 to $150, it is important to keep in mind that these prices will depend on the expertise and the kind of plumbing job you are after. In Wellington, location also plays an important role in determining the plumbing charges.

Upon completion either by online banking or credit card. We would prefer it was not cash as there are increasingly fewer bank branches around.

Payment is required at the end of the job that was agreed, either verbally or written price sent. An invoice will be sent as a matter of compliance and not a request for payment.

The Consumer Guarantees Act states that work must last a reasonable amount of time. The Building Act also applies which has a range of guarantees depending on where the piping is installed. If the piping is in a difficult place, i.e. in a foundation, it is 50 years. For maintenance items such as tap washers, there is a 1-year warranty. On visible piping, the guarantee is 5 years.

It is recommended to have your plumbing checked and serviced at least once a year. If you are experiencing plumbing problems or have an older plumbing system, then get your plumbing checked more frequently.

A qualified plumber will be certified and registered with the Plumbers, Gasfitters and Drainlayers Board (PGDB) in New Zealand. You can ask us to see the registration or license.

Yes, as a qualified plumber, we are certified and registered with the PGDB to carry out plumbing, gas fitting, and drainlaying work in New Zealand. You can ask us to see the registration or license.

In the event of a plumbing, gas, or drainage emergency, it is important to turn off the water or gas supply, and contact a qualified and registered plumber immediately. Call Southern for your emergency on 0800 484 353.

DIY plumbing fixes can be dangerous and can cause further damage if not done correctly. It is important to always hire a qualified and registered plumber to ensure that the work is done safely and to the up to building standards.

A Master Plumber is a highly skilled and experienced plumber who has met the requirements set by the Society of Master Plumbers and has a licence with the PGDB, including passing a series of tests and having a certain number of years of experience and has the necessary insurance to cover you in case anything goes wrong and we are not we are not around to fix the problem. And may cover the deposit in some cases.

A plumbing emergency is considered a situation that poses an immediate risk to health, safety or property, such as a burst pipe, gas leak, or major sewer blockage.

Yes, we provide quotes for all of our plumbing services.

Yes, we provide after hours services for emergency situations. If you have an emergency, then you can call our plumber on 0800 484 353 .

Yes, we are certified to do gas installations and maintenance work. You can ask us for our license.

Yes, we offer bathroom renovation services and have experience in designing and installing new bathrooms in Wellington.

We offer our services in Wellington Central, Wellington City, Aro Valley, Brooklyn, Khandallah, Kilbirnie, Lower Hutt, Upper Hutt, Newtown, Lyall Bay, Johnsonville, Karori, Oriental Bay, Seatoun, Paekakariki, Petone, Porirua, Raumati, Rongotai, Tawa, Te Aro, Kelburn, Berhampore, Churton Park, Days Bay, Eastbourne, Haitaitai, Hutt Valley, Island Bay, Kelson, Maungaraki, Miramar, Mt Cook, Mt Victoria, Newlands, Ngaio, Normandale, Northland, Paremata, Pauatahanui, Crofton Downs, Thorndon, Titahi Bay, Vogeltown, Wadestown, Waiwhetu, Waterloo, Whitby and Wilton.

If you have:

  • No gas
  • Gas leak
  • Water leak
  • No hot water
  • Blocked drain
  • and more.

Then you can call us on our 24/7 emergency contact number, 0800 484 353.

Useful Plumbing Links

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Low Shower Pressure

Are you facing problem with your shower? If there is low shower pressure then you can contact Southern Plumbing for repairing shower.

Leaking Hot Water Cylinder

It could be a leak on hot water cylinder’s pipe work or it can be the leaking tank. It might be time to upgrade to a better and cheaper alternative.

Waste Disposers

If you do not have a compost bin, then we can install a new waste disposer for you. We can also repair the old waste disposer.

Upgrade to Gas Hot Water

Upgrading to gas hot water system can be beneficial in many ways to you. Head over to the link to know more about it.

Dripping Taps

Dripping taps causes environmental damage as well as damage to your bill. We provide tap repair services across Wellington.

Copper V’s Plastic

Check out our plastic water piping details and compare the different types of water supply piping available for you.

Roof Leaks

Roof leaks may look tiny but are a huge damage to your house. Do not leave roof leak till winter to repair or replace a roof in Wellington.

Blocked Drains

Unblocking drains does not mean repairing them. We can get most drains running until permanent repairs is done. We often put cameras down drains to find out what is causing the block. We can also trace the position of drains when the drainage plans are wrong or do not exist.

Have a plumbing question? Get in touch with us today!

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