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Your plumber in Chatham

Welcome to My Rochester Plumber! We are your go-to plumbing professionals for services in and around Chatham, ME4. Our experienced technicians offer fast, reliable solutions to any of your plumbing needs.

  • Fast, reliable solutions to all your plumbing needs.
  • From leaking taps to full central heating systems.
  • Get in touch today for a free estimate!

Find a Reliable PLUMBER in Chatham

Welcome to My Rochester Plumber! We are a local firm that offers general plumbing, central heating, bathroom installations, toilet repairs, and tap replacements across Chatham, as well as Brompton, Rochester, Hale, Grange, Chattenden, Twydall, Gillingham, Hoo St Werburgh, Walderslade, Cuxton. Our team of highly qualified plumbers have years of experience in the industry so you know your job will be done right.

We go above and beyond for our customers – from offering competitive prices to giving each job our full attention. You can always count on us for fast response times no matter what kind of plumbing or heating problem you have. We make sure all safety standards are met when performing any service.

Our services include fixing blocked drains or pipes, repair burst pipes, fitting radiators/heaters and much more as well as preventative maintenance such as checking seals around baths & showers and washing machine hoses. We also provide energy efficient replacements like new boilers so you don’t have to worry about wasting money on outdated equipment anymore! No job is too big or small – we do it all with care and respect for your home environment

We understand the importance of keeping up with modern technology; therefore we keep a wide range of spare parts stock in order to ensure quick turnaround times should any issue arise that’s not easily fixable at first glance. Whatever your plumbing needs may be – we got them covered! Give us a call today to schedule an appointment or get an accurate estimate tailored specifically for you.

At My Rochester Plumber we strive for customer satisfaction every step of the way- by providing excellent service at an affordable price. When you choose us as your go-to plumber, rest assured that not only will the job be done according to industry standards but exceeding them!

What is the Price of Hiring a Plumber in Chatham?

The cost of a plumber in Chatham will depend on a variety of factors such as the type and complexity of the job, how long it takes, and who you hire. Generally speaking, most plumbers charge between £65 to £120 per hour for their services. Some companies also charge a call out fee that is added to the total bill as well, so if there is one then this should be taken into consideration before making any decision about hiring a professional.

Most major plumbing jobs like fixing broken pipes or installing new ones will likely have fixed costs and many quotes for these kinds of tasks can be estimated quite accurately. But minor jobs such as unblocking drains or fixing blocked toilets may require more time than initially anticipated, which could ultimately increase the cost too. Some pros may charge extra if they need to buy parts or materials during your visit.

Considering all these facts in mind when budgeting for a plumber in Chatham, it’s important to shop around and get at least three quotes from reliable professionals so that you can compare prices and choose the one who offers good value for money but still manages to complete the job satisfactorily within an acceptable timeframe. Always read customer reviews carefully prior to selecting your choice in order to make sure they’re qualified enough too – particularly because some botched DIY repairs are sometimes harder or more expensive fix than those completed by experienced professionals!

It’s also worth remembering that emergency calls at odd hours usually command higher fees; however regardless of whether you’re paying an hourly rate or a flat-fee price quote – using trusted research beforehand via referrals from family/friends/or online feedback will help ensure happy results with minimal financial stress!

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Frequently Asked Questions

Are Your Plumbers Qualified?

At My Rochester Plumber, we only work with the very best plumbers. All of our technicians are fully qualified and experienced, with City and Guilds NVQ level 2 in plumbing as a minimum requirement. That means that whatever your plumbing need – from fixing a leaky pipe to a full installation – you can be sure it will be completed to the highest possible standard.

When it comes to qualifications, our plumbers go above and beyond basic City & Guilds requirements. Many of our team members have achieved the City & Guilds NVQ level 3 in plumbing, meaning they can take on even more complex plumbing tasks. This is a great advantage if you need intricate and detailed work done, as they can draw on a higher level of expertise and experience.

Aside from qualifications, we also invest in additional training so our plumbers can be confident with any task you require. This involves courses covering products from leading brands, ensuring that every member of our team has specialist knowledge on installing and servicing specific products.

In short, our approach to qualifications and training means you can rely on us to provide an excellent quality of service. Whether it’s a regular maintenance job or an intensive installation, you can rest assured that everything will be taken care of efficiently and with the highest attention to detail.

How to Find a Trustworthy Plumber in Chatham

Finding a reliable plumber in Chatham can be a tricky task. Of course, the easiest way is to get in touch with us here at My Rochester Plumber – our staff are always ready to answer your questions and help you out.

However, if you prefer to find someone yourself, it can be useful to find out through friends and family who they recommend. Any person who has had positive experiences with a plumber in the past is a good starting point. It’s also worth looking online for reviews of local plumbers – most businesses will have customer feedback listed on their sites.

When it comes to finding a reliable plumbing company, it’s really important to make sure you do your due diligence. That means researching the credentials and qualifications of the plumber you’re considering to make sure they have the necessary experience and expertise for the job. It’s also helpful to get quotes from a couple of different providers, to make sure you’re getting good value for money.

Do you provide emergency plumbing services, and if so, what is the response time?

We absolutely offer emergency plumbing services here at My Rochester Plumber. Should you need us in a hurry, we are available 24/7 to attend to your plumbing needs. From burst pipes and blocked drains to broken hot water systems, no problem is too big or too small.

Wherever possible, we strive to respond to calls as quickly as possible. Our team of dedicated plumbers are often able to arrive within an hour of the call being made. However, this can vary depending on the day, time and location of the emergency. Whenever possible, we’ll provide a more accurate time frame estimate over the phone so you know when to expect us.

When attending to a plumbing emergency, our plumbers always make sure to take every step necessary to ensure the problem is resolved quickly and without delay. That starts before they even arrive – we always recommend preparing your home in advance to help ensure the technician can access the affected area with ease and that all necessary tools are on hand.

The aim is always to get your plumbing issue resolved as quickly and efficiently as possible, so that you can return to your daily routine without any further disruption. That’s why our plumbers carry out extra precautionary measures to make sure your emergency is solved properly, including detecting and diagnosing any underlying causes of the plumbing issue. That way, you can be sure that all repairs are performed correctly and that you won’t be experiencing any repeat problems in the near future.

What steps should I take in the event of a plumbing emergency?

If you’re faced with a plumbing emergency, the first thing to do is switch off the main water supply. You can do this by finding the stopcock, which is usually located in the basement or near the kitchen sink; or outside near the boundary of the property on the pavement. Knowing the layout of your home and accessing the stopcock quickly is key, so it’s important to familiarise yourself with both beforehand.

Once you’ve switched off the water supply, it’s essential to call a professional plumber to attend to the problem. While DIY repairs may be tempting, attempting them without the correct knowledge or tools can be hazardous and, more often than not, can cause further damage. The best way to avoid this is to call in an experienced and qualified technician who will have the skills to resolve the issue properly and quickly.

It’s also important to be aware of how to handle a suspected gas leak. Gas can be dangerous and can cause serious harm, so should you think there may be one, contact National Grid as a matter of urgency on 0800 111 999. National Grid are available 24/7, so you’ll always be able to talk to someone.

In a plumbing emergency, speed is of the essence. Taking swift action to switch off your main water supply and calling a professional will help to make sure any damage is minimised and that the problem is resolved as soon as possible.

Our Service Area

At My Rochester Plumber, we believe that customer satisfaction should always be our top priority. Our team of qualified and insured plumbers is dedicated to providing outstanding plumbing and heating services to both homeowners and businesses in and around Chatham. Our commitment to providing the highest quality of workmanship has earned us a stellar reputation as one of the best in the business—one we take great pride in upholding. We cover Chatham and its surrounding areas including:

  • Brompton
  • Rochester
  • Hale
  • Grange
  • Chattenden
  • Twydall
  • Gillingham
  • Hoo St Werburgh
  • Walderslade
  • Cuxton
  • Lords Wood
  • Hempstead
  • Higham
  • Cliffe Woods
  • Wouldham