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Invoice History
Charged as per quote / estimate98.97%
Above quote / estimate: kept informed1.03%
Appointments reported as missed (6 months) 0
Average score 9.87
479 reviews
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Tom the Plumber a local tradesman for local people. 

Tom the Plumber has been trading for over 40 years and has been Gas Safe registered for the last 20 years. Our aim is that all our customers are happy. Most of our work comes from recommendation; we work closely with Age Concern and Papworth Trust, our charges are transparent and our call-out charge is a fixed fee, which includes an hour’s work (not including parts).

We are not VAT registered so the price you see is the price you pay.

All enquiries are answered by Julie, Tom’s wife who has been Tom's PA for many years. If Julie cannot answer your enquiry, Tom is happy to call you in the evening. We do sometimes use a local plumber called Trevor to complete the work if we are unable to on the date you need. He works to same high quality and skill.

Please be advised that we do not undertake boiler or shower repairs. 

We Are Potterton Approved Boiler and Vaillant Advanced Installers so can offer our customers upgraded warranties i.e. 5years on a Potterton Gold Boiler or 7 years on a Potterton Titanium and up to 10 years for a Vaillant boiler. We offer chemical powerflushing at competitive rates.

 We supply

  •          Landlords Safety Certificates
  •          Boiler Installation
  •          Chemical Power Flushing of central heating systems
  •          Boiler Servicing,
  •          All general plumbing installation and repairs
  •          Supply and Fit Radiators and Thermostatic Radiator Valves

We can now undertake the following work which is water boosting solutions the green way and manufactured by Total Water Solutions and boost power shower performance without the need for pumps simply and cost effective to install and is WRAS approved and water regulations compliant so if you are fed up with trickling showers with poor performance from combi boilers, tired of low water pressure and poor performance from taps and hosepipes give us a call today.

We welcome all jobs regardless of size; we’re only a phone call away.  

Based in

Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex

Works in

Southend-on-Sea, Westcliff-on-Sea, Leigh-on-Sea, Rayleigh, Benfleet, Essex